HowAudio.com (HA!) announces the launch of a subscription-based, on-demand music and audio software training website. Howaudio.com is an on-line community for learning the latest multi-track, 2-track audio software and plug-ins on the market today. In addition, HowAudio.com offers "how-to" videos titles covering a range of topics, including musical instruments, hardware, percussion and music business topics.. Because the training titles are delivered on-demand directly to the subscribers' computer, they are available 24/7/365.
HowAudio.com will initially offer titles on today's hottest music production software including Pro Tools, SoundForge, Finale, Garageband, and MOTU Digital Performer, in conjunction to titles on Guitar Set-Up and Maintenance, Drum Tuning, and Guitar Effects Pedals. Additional titles in development include Ableton Live 5, Logic Pro, How To Relic Your Guitar Like The Pros, Cakewalk Sonar 5, Sound Track Pro, Propellerhead Reason, Music and Song Copyright and Publishing Law, Steinberg Cubase SX3, Audacity Mixcraft, Bias Peak Pro, Acid Pro 6 and Adobe Audition.
Howaudio.com is the brainchild of Thel Rountree and Joe Randeen—with over 50 years of collective producing, video, recording and training experience to their credit. Thel is a musician and video producer/director with 30+ years in the video/music industry, working on independent feature films, a series on ESPN, as well as corporate videos for such diverse clients as Toshiba, Pioneer Music, 20th Century Fox, Universal Studios, Hughes Aircraft and Toyota Motors. He also designed the user interface for the kiosks that are in use at the Simon Wiesenthal Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles. He has taught and lectured across the country at various conferences as an advocate of computer-based training models.
Joe is a multi-platinum award-winning producer (RIAA) with over 40 releases to his credit worldwide. His diverse interests within the music industry has taken him from being a staff producer, live and studio drummer, graphic artist, video editor, business owner, and University of Redlands MBA graduate, to co-founding HowAudio.com. In addition, he is a voting member of the Recording Academy's Producers & Engineers Wing, and an Apple Certified Pro.
"We believe that what differentiates us from our competition is our delivery method and the caliber of our trainers," says Thel Rountree CEO of HowAudio.com. "By allowing the subscriber to view the lessons, without downloading anything on their desktop, on their schedule; empowers them to learn and train when it is most convenient for them. Our trainers are established award-winning industry professionals who have Platinum records, Grammy®'s and Academy Awards® projects to their credit. This ensures our subscribers will reap benefit, not only from the teachings and training, but also from their real-world experience and expertise."
There are two ways to subscribe to the HowAudio.com service. An initial monthly subscription of $19.99 gives the user access to all the content on the entire website for 30 days. An initial yearly subscription for $199.00 allows access to all the current content on the website, as well as all future content—which will be 1 to 2 titles per month for the entire year. Additionally, individual DVDs can be purchased online for future reference.