The Ultimate Guide To Dark Dubstep Synths

The Ultimate Guide To Dark Dubstep Synths

There are infinite possibilities and avenues to explore when it comes to sound design for Dubstep. It is important to acknowledge this when you’re making your sounds because without some established idea or limitation, you can get lost in synthesis, forgetting that...
Making Hip Step

Making Hip Step

INTRODUCTION   Here we are, walking through another hip-hop production process. This time, we are diving into a more synthetic, darker type of hip-hop, hip step. This is an increasingly popular style that features many cliche techniques such as fast hi-hats and...
Skrillex Badman Lead

Skrillex Badman Lead

The world of EDM seems to be spiraling into a vortex of growling basses and screechy leads. And, although you should look for ways to diversify and find your own voice, it’s helpful to understand how some of these popular sounds are created. In this article, I’ll be...
Create Wider Synths

Create Wider Synths

There are many different techniques you can use to make your synth sounds sound big and wide. Things like panning, using stereo doubling plugins or the Haas effects are well worth checking out. Recently, we also discovered an unorthodox and obscure technique of...
5 Tips to Improve Your Mixing Skills

5 Tips to Improve Your Mixing Skills

Let us say that you have finished your recording and pre-mixing processes, and you are entirely satisfied with the results. Now it is the right time to dive deeper into the mixing part, which is the core of a good sounding track. You can record your instruments with...