How to Make Chopped Drum Loops in 8 Easy Steps

How to Make Chopped Drum Loops in 8 Easy Steps

INTRODUCTION   I love the sound of a chopped drum loops. The timbres are familiar but the arrangement of the performance seems alien. Producers have been cutting up drum loops since the tape era, but with the DSP tools we have today, it has become a much more...
Create an Awesome Glitched Hi-Hat Sequence

Create an Awesome Glitched Hi-Hat Sequence

Overtly electronic sounds, with bit depths, sample rates, and filtering altered on the fly and triggered by fast runs of notes, are usually the first things that come to mind when you think of glitchy drums. Today’s popular music genres, such as Trap and Drum...
Subway Series: Station and Train

Subway Series: Station and Train

photo by: http://www.wcvb.com/   “Sound unbound by nature becomes bounded by art.” ~ Dejan Stojanovic Today I found inspiration in the feat of engineering and mechanics that is the MBTA. It was as easy as taking out my iPhone during my travels and...