Improve Your Sidechain Compression Skills

Improve Your Sidechain Compression Skills

If you’re into electronic music production, you’ve probably heard the term “sidechain compression” more than once. For those unfamiliar, sidechain compression means using the output of a track, such as a kick drum, to trigger the compression on...
How to Process Your 808 Bassline

How to Process Your 808 Bassline

Contemporary 808s are considerably a stretch from what the original designer Ikutaro Kakehashi must have envisioned in 1980, when he created the Roland TR-808. The drum machine sounded unlike anything else on the market at the time. Although not an immediate success,...