How to Make a Layered Snare Drum

How to Make a Layered Snare Drum

  It is a fact that layering is a crucial aspect of making any style of music that relies on programmed drum sounds. Designing a single snare drum can be a time-consuming process. This is because you need to use everything from filters, distortions, compressors,...
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...
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...
Bind Your Kick & Bass

Bind Your Kick & Bass

Fixing Phasing Issues   Phasing issues have long been an obstacle for the right sounding mix. They can occur with many instruments in the music production process and tend to sound unpleasant. To fix this problem, audio engineers have been applying various...