How to Make a Trap Style 808 Bass

How to Make a Trap Style 808 Bass

Good Old Roland TR-808   Trap music emerged primarily from the southern United States as a subgenre of Hip Hop. It is a genre filled with a hard attitude that you can feel in the sound of the brass, triangle, triplet hi hats, loud kicks, snappy snares and low end...
Get Creative with Delay Effect

Get Creative with Delay Effect

It seems to me that the delay effect has to be one of the most widely used effects in music production. This is because it is one of the oldest effects out there. By far the most common function of the delay effect – echoes – make an appearance on just about any...
Kick Drum Synthesis Tutorial

Kick Drum Synthesis Tutorial

Make a perfect kick drum   There is no denying that kick drums are extremely important components in today’s electronic dance music. I am sure that many of you probably own different sample banks with various kick drum sounds. However, my goal is to help you...
Explore Multiband Compression Benefits

Explore Multiband Compression Benefits

It seems to me that there are many different compression types used in music production nowadays. However, I find one of them extremely useful. This is because it allows the audio signal to be processed and controlled in number of bands rather that one band like in...
How to Make Layered Synth Sounds

How to Make Layered Synth Sounds

  I am sure you have probably found yourself sitting in front of your favorite VST synthesizer on numerous occasions, scrolling down thru presets and not finding the right sound that is big and wide enough. However, by using layering techniques you can achieve...