Ring Modulator

Analog telephony   The original application of the ring modulator was in the field of analog telephony for frequency-division multiplexing for carrying multiple voice signals over telephone cables.Frank A. Cowan invented it back in 1934 and patented in 1935 as an...
Funky Synth Stab Tutorial

Funky Synth Stab Tutorial

What the Funk?   Over the past few months, we have been concentrated on making relatively complex tutorials, ranging from multi-step production techniques to layered synth sounds. However, in this tutorial, I would like to show you how to make something less...
Get Creative With Comb Filter

Get Creative With Comb Filter

Audio filters were always playing a huge role as indispensable tools in music production. They are used for a variety of purposes, from audio cleanup to special effects. Filter parameters can be copied, pasted, automated, and adjusted in real time. In addition, audio...
Tune Your Drums with Waves Torque

Tune Your Drums with Waves Torque

The key to a great-sounding mix is rooted in the tonal balance of the drums. Yet, as mixers, we don’t always get hit with drums that are perfectly tuned or recorded. Drums can be a tricky part to blend into the mix. Because of that, there are many effects and sound...
How to Make a Layered Snare Drum

How to Make a Layered Snare Drum

Sometimes One is Enough   It is a fact that layering is an important aspect of making any style of music which relies on programmed drum sounds. Good choice of the drum samples results not only in better dynamic impact but also in creating a unique sound for the...