About us

AudioTipz is your one-stop blog for home music production, mixing & mastering, recording, songwriting, and much more.

Boutique recording studio

Who We Are

AudioTipz was founded by James, a music producer, guitarist, and songwriter from Estonia with over 15 years of experience in the music industry. James started playing guitar at age 16 and played in several bands before going solo and producing music from his home studio. He launched AudioTipz as a platform to share his knowledge and help others improve their home recording skills.

Our Team

The AudioTipz team also consists of experienced professionals, including producers, sound engineers, and musicians. We bring you practical tips, techniques, and insights to take your producing skills to the next level.


Ian Davies

Ian is a professional music producer, mixer, and guitarist with over 32 years of experience in the industry. He has worked with renowned acts like The Cure, the Eurythmics, Motorhead, Fat Boy Slim, and Seal. Currently, he runs a residential recording studio in Thailand, catering to both top artists in South East Asia and international musicians seeking a serene creative environment in the Far East.


Jacob Schall is an experienced audio engineer and music producer. He works from his studio, “Tiny Raven Studio,” collaborating with various artists and producers. With a focus on indie and rock genres, Jacob has a decade of experience in writing, recording, producing, editing, mixing, and mastering music. Beyond the music industry, he also handles audio production for short films and voiceovers.

Jacob’s musical journey began at age 10 as a drummer and has evolved through studying Contemporary Writing and Production at Berklee College of Music. Now, he specializes in delivering top-notch music production services to artists worldwide.



Professional music enthusiast, blogger, podcaster, and songwriter Mike O’Cull works with and covers the most compelling artists from around the world. He has reviewed music and musical equipment since the 1990s in print and online, hosts the Mike’s Rock and Metal Show podcast, does PR, and creates and produces his own original music.



Dave Lindsay is a professional composer, producer, and audio engineer. After graduating with a music degree, he hit the road with his rock band No King, touring throughout North America. At the same time, he built a successful audio production career for himself — producing bands, scoring films, editing podcasts, and more.



Michael Quiroz has been a veteran in the music industry for over 20 years. Starting off as a DJ, he’s toured all over the U.S. under the moniker “Phrenik”. He now works behind the scenes as a producer, helping to develop other aspiring artists and working on projects such as film scoring, and content creation for sample companies.

Reach Out to Us

If you have any questions, feedback, or collaboration opportunities, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. Visit our “Contact” page to connect with our team directly.