Using ROUNDS to Create Authentic EDM Pump Music

Using ROUNDS to Create Authentic EDM Pump Music

  ROUNDS is a REAKTOR based synthesizer by Native Instruments that combines digital and analog synth sounds with complex sequenced sound shifting capabilities. Not a lot of people know about this synth, which is why I am writing this article. This synth is super...
Create Kick Drum Sounds in Tune

Create Kick Drum Sounds in Tune

  When choosing the right kick drum for your track sometimes you get lucky by randomly picking a sample that immediately sits well with the bass and other rhythmic elements in the mix. But more often than not, various equalizers, compressors, and other processing...
What Are Waveforms And How Do They Work?

What Are Waveforms And How Do They Work?

What is an Audio Waveform?   As a matter of fact, a waveform is merely a graph that displays amplitude or level changes over time. Amplitude is measured in a bipolar manner, with positive and negative values; not to be confused with level,  which can be the...
How to Make an Effective EDM Buildup FX

How to Make an Effective EDM Buildup FX

Even though many companies release top-notch FX samples with buildup sounds, sometimes they fit your track well and sometimes they really don’t. That is why we will show you how to make your own buildup from scratch that you can adjust to fit in every EDM track...
How to Make a Punchy Synth Lead

How to Make a Punchy Synth Lead

Powerful Punchy Synth   Nobody can deny that synth leads play a huge role in today’s electronic music. Ranging from Dubstep, Psytrance and all the way to ever popular EDM, bass synth leads are in the main focus of almost every track. Consequently, music...
How to Make a Talking Synth Sound

How to Make a Talking Synth Sound

Simulation of the human voice was one of the things that synthesizer makers and music producers tried to achieve since the beginning of the synthesizer era. The first attempts at synthesizing the human voice were made in Doctor Who episodes with Dalek voices. Later...