Create Complex Sound Textures with Grain Delay

Create Complex Sound Textures with Grain Delay

Grain Delay is one of the most interesting effects today. It is based on Granular synthesis which is a unique sound synthesis that operates on the microsound time scale, enabling you to produce truly amazing results. Moreover, Grain delay works on the same principle...
How to Make Massive Layered Build-Ups

How to Make Massive Layered Build-Ups

Build-ups are one of the essential elements of today’s dance music. They drive the track forward, introduce an uplifting feeling, and raise the overall energy level. Surely you will agree that making a layered build-up can be never-ending fun. Nevertheless, sometimes...
Using Modal Interchange Chords

Using Modal Interchange Chords

It is a fact that the majority of popular western music is diatonic. Therefore, it was composed using a fixed bank of available pitches that belong to one major or minor key signature. This system, however, is limiting.   Borrowing Weird Chords   In fact,...
Quick Help for Vocal Processing

Quick Help for Vocal Processing

Making vocals fit in the mix is a notoriously hard task. Sometimes it takes a tremendous amount of time, effort and a lot of processing to make vocals sound right. There are lots of tools available for processing the vocals, from standard dynamic processors like EQs...
Funky Synth Stab Tutorial

Funky Synth Stab Tutorial

Funk is a very distinct style of music based on R&B which emphasizes melodic chord progression and brings a strong groove. Old-fashioned funky sounds originating from the ’80s are coming back into modern music production. For this reason, in this tutorial,...