Pianos in House Music

Pianos in House Music

You don’t need to know the history of the piano to understand its importance in modern-day production. Whether we’re talking about pop production or electronic music, producers are constantly finding creative ways to mix and arrange pianos in their tracks. Why? As an...
The Perks of using Lumit

The Perks of using Lumit

INTRODUCTION Lumit was started just over a year ago, and although I haven’t been a part of the project since the start, I followed it from a relatively early point in development. As a tester and later a blogger, I spent a lot of time in the software, breaking it down...
Deep Analog Techno Bass Tutorial

Deep Analog Techno Bass Tutorial

Not only is Techno exciting as other popular genres like House and Dubstep, but it is also unique in terms of production and sound design. In a way, it embodies the futuristic fusion of man and machine. One of the main features of the genre is that rolling techno bass...
Creating a Layered Techno Kick Drum

Creating a Layered Techno Kick Drum

Techno is famous for its huge and ground shaking kick drums with powerful low-end frequencies. Producers are usually dedicating lots of their attention to creating solid kick drums because, in most cases, one kick drum sample is not enough to achieve the desired...
A Quick Guide to Designing Dubstep Drums

A Quick Guide to Designing Dubstep Drums

  Good drum mixing is a telltale sign of mature production and often the first thing labels will focus on when listening to a demo. With the status that house music has reached in recent years, artists and sample companies have been quick to saturate the market...