Side-Chain Return Effects

Side-Chain Return Effects

  Side-chain compression is a widely used technique for producers in a variety of genres, particularly EDM. It’s most often employed on bass lines, automatically ducking the volume of the bass to let the kick drum through without muddying up the low...
How to Make a Layered Snare Drum

How to Make a Layered Snare Drum

  It is a fact that layering is a crucial aspect of making any style of music that relies on programmed drum sounds. Designing a single snare drum can be a time-consuming process. This is because you need to use everything from filters, distortions, compressors,...
Make Your Drum Sounds Lo-Fi

Make Your Drum Sounds Lo-Fi

Lo-fi is known as a musical or production standard in which elements otherwise regarded as imperfections of a recording are audible, and often exist as a deliberate aesthetic preference. It’s one of many proofs of how the standards of sound quality, or fidelity,...
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...
Generate a Perfect Clap

Generate a Perfect Clap

The Clap is undoubtedly one of the essential rhythmic elements in modern music. It all started with Roland’s TR-808 and TR-909 drum machines, which introduced sampled clap sounds that consequently marked an era in contemporary dance music. These type of clap...