Create Your Own Hi-Hat Sequence

Create Your Own Hi-Hat Sequence

Drums are an essential part of music arrangements across many genres. Kicks, snares, and percussion stand out most of the time within this category. However, an element that is largely overlooked is the hi-hats. Despite this, the hi-hats are of equal importance for...
Huge Guitar Sound Using a Doubling Effect

Huge Guitar Sound Using a Doubling Effect

Double-tracking, or just doubling, is a technique in which a second identical take of a performance is recorded on top of the first. The purpose is usually to produce a stronger or bigger sound than can be obtained with a single take. It’s a form of overdubbing....
An Alternative Way to Vitalize Your Bass

An Alternative Way to Vitalize Your Bass

Basslines are a vital element of any decent sounding song. To be honest, without them, music would not be the same. It doesn’t matter if we are speaking about rock, pop, or electronic music – the bassline is one of the pillars of music in general. We can’t...
7 Useful Modulation Effects Tips

7 Useful Modulation Effects Tips

It would be unlikely to find a fair comparison to modulation effects in nature. For example, the flanging effect could be described as a “jet plane” passing by, and that would be the closest comparison. Effects such as flanger, phaser, chorus, or ring modulation fall...
Add Stunning Sense of Space With Plate Reverb

Add Stunning Sense of Space With Plate Reverb

Most professional music producers consider reverb to be an inevitable effect in modern music. Reverb enriches the audio signal by adding a sense of space, depth, and texture to it. Basically, it makes everything sound better. Modern times gave us a sea of choices when...