Color Your Instruments with Lo-Fi Sound

Color Your Instruments with Lo-Fi Sound

  People tend to be nostalgic about the old days when the music was recorded and played over tape mediums like cassettes and reel-to-reel tape machines. There are some genuinely unique characteristics brought by this kind of devices and mediums. The sound of...
An Alternative Way to Tune Your Hi-Hats

An Alternative Way to Tune Your Hi-Hats

  Proper tuning is fundamental to getting a good drum tone. As with any instrument, it can take years to develop an ear for what a properly tuned bass, tom, or snare drum should sound like. Tuning your drums is an essential practice, just like tuning your guitar...
Add Power to Your Kick Drum

Add Power to Your Kick Drum

The techniques for tuning, mixing, and overall processing of the kick drum represent a form of “audio science” in the realm of today’s electronic music. There are countless methods used in order to achieve a perfect sounding kick drum. Compressors, EQ`s or...
Extreme Rhythmical Manipulation

Extreme Rhythmical Manipulation

  Gating, as an audio effect, has been around for quite some time. It is a straightforward process that, when used properly, produces excellent results. You can use it for many processes like the reduction of unwanted external sounds, reduction of natural channel...