How to Make a Trap Style 808 Bass

How to Make a Trap Style 808 Bass

Good Old Roland TR-808   Trap music emerged primarily from the southern United States as a subgenre of Hip Hop. It is a genre filled with a hard attitude that you can feel in the sound of the brass, triangle, triplet hi-hats, loud kicks, snappy snares and low end...
Make a Screaming Formant Synth Lead

Make a Screaming Formant Synth Lead

Dubstep Formant Lead   Unless you have been living under the rock for the last couple of years, you probably have heard dubstep, whether you were aware of it or not. This genre needs no introduction for many people, however, for those who would like to know a bit...

Talk Box

Talk Box history   The Talk Box dates back to at least 1939 when big band musician Alvino Rey used an early version. You can actually see Rey perform a slightly bizarre-sounding version of “St. Louis Blues” with “Stringy,” the talking...

Vocoder

Vocoder history   The vocoder (voice coder) derives from work in the telecommunications field to compress the human voice for more efficient transmitting over the telephone line. Bell Labs, among other companies, was working on vocoder technology back in 1950`s....