How to Create a Dynamic Hi-Hat Sequence

How to Create a Dynamic Hi-Hat Sequence

Hi-Hat is an inevitable part of almost any drum section, either of live drums or software drum machines. When it comes to drum samples, using one hi-hat with the same dynamic characteristics could result in a dull and lifeless sequence. We can learn a lot by listening...
5 Essential Tips for Mixing Guitars

5 Essential Tips for Mixing Guitars

Many guitarists spend hours tuning and tweaking their instruments, amps, and effects, striving for the ideal sound. Searching for that perfect tone is one of the things that make it so exciting to play the guitar. Unfortunately, when we get to the recording and mixing...
Improve Your Sidechain Compression Skills

Improve Your Sidechain Compression Skills

If you’re into electronic music production, you’ve probably heard the term “sidechain compression” more than once. For those unfamiliar, sidechain compression means using the output of a track, such as a kick drum, to trigger the compression on...
How To Create Drums Using Foley

How To Create Drums Using Foley

In movie production, most of the audio work is done in a separate process after the filming stage. Actors re-record lines (dialogue replacement) and the audio team layers the soundtrack and Foley over the film. Foley, by definition, is the process of creating sound...