Make A Huge 80s Snare Drum

Make A Huge 80s Snare Drum

In music production as in other contexts, the 80s was a decade of ridiculous excess in many ways, with everything from loud metal guitar riffs to overhyped drum sounds. You’ve probably heard examples of the latter cases before: a snare erupts with an...

Timbales

Timbales are metal-encased shallow single-headed drums. They have a shallower sound than the single-headed tom-toms. During solos and transitional sections of music, the player (known as a timbalero) employs a variety of stick strokes, rim shots, and rolls to generate...
Add Attitude to Your Vocals

Add Attitude to Your Vocals

Producing vocals to stand out in the mix is never an easy process. Luckily, in the last decade, many vocal enhancement plugins emerged, ranging from channel strips and equalizers to special processing units. Conventional Harmonic Exciter effects and Enhancers are...
Spice Up Your Track With a Sonic Enhancer

Spice Up Your Track With a Sonic Enhancer

There are some ‘secret’ tools used in contemporary music production which can make any track sound powerful and full of spark. For example, Sonic Enhancer plugins tickle that little bit of magic out of specific frequencies that you will have a hard time...