Wavepusher.com founder Kristian West has interviewed Mad Zach for Music Tech Magazine. The technically enigmatic Ableton Live wizard sheds light on some of his most recent production and live show thoughts and techniques, including workflow and the importance of using samples.
What do you do to avoid writer’s block and fatigue?
"For me the key is to not give up. If you are having a hard time, just keep at it. You’ll probably feel better the next day after a good night’s sleep. It can also be good to take a break, but my typical writer’s block day will consist of eight hours of garbage and frustration, followed by a breakthrough after about 10-12 hours. Sometimes if you can’t ‘think’ of an idea, just start moving[...]"
Read the whole interview over at MusicTech.net.¨
Artist site: MadZach.com