Techno Chord Sound Tutorial

Techno Chord Sound Tutorial

INTRODUCTION   Techno is a genre that emerged during the past decades as a part of a growing electronic music scene. Well known for its repetitiveness and strong accent on the rhythm, it quickly captured the attention of a worldwide audience. We could say that...
Realistic Bass Guitar Sound (Part 1)

Realistic Bass Guitar Sound (Part 1)

Bass guitar sound is considered to be the foundation element in modern music. If we are talking about Rock, Jazz, Country, Metal or any other genre, the bass guitar represents the backbone of the groove. Until recently, we were forced to record bass guitar and other...
Earthly Pads

Earthly Pads

INTRODUCTION   Today I’ve made a pad synth in FM8 that might remind you of something from an ambient Squarepusher track like Tundra or Tommib. It consists of 3 carriers, enveloping, frequency modulation, low-pass filtering, and reverb. The patch is easy to...
Kick Drum Synthesis Tutorial

Kick Drum Synthesis Tutorial

There is no denying that kick drums are critical components in today’s electronic dance music. I am sure that many of you probably own different sample banks with various kick drum sounds. However, my goal is to help you understand how to make something of your own...
Get Creative with Your Vocals

Get Creative with Your Vocals

  Vocal processing techniques are complicated, but they also represent a never-ending creative process with countless different manipulation approaches. One of the most innovative ways to alter the vocals is pitch editing with the help of vocoder effects. Check...