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Gain vs. Volume: What’s the Actual Difference? 🤔

Asking somebody to tell you the difference between gain vs. volume feels like a trick question. “Gain and volume? Of course I know the difference! Basically, um…”. Not that easy right? Let’s cut right to the chase – gain and volume control your signal’s level at different stages in the processing chain. Gain usually controls […] The post Gain vs....

Darude on Sustaining a Post-Hit Career & Committing To Ideas

Known for his huge hit ‘Sandstorm’, Darude’s long and successful career has seen him release four studio albums, earn a string of awards and multi-platinum discs, and perform at festivals and club shows in over 70 countries around the world. With a style that is a mixture of progressive and uplifting trance and house, fused […] The post Darude on...

FL Studio Harmor: Your Secret Sound Design Weapon 🔥

Harmor is one of those synths that just doesn’t get enough praise. With some truly unique features, Harmor could become your new favorite weapon. And while everyone is busy with Serum, Harmor might just set you apart. But what makes Harmor different? In this guide, we will go through everything you need to know to […] The post FL Studio Harmor: Your...

What is a Vocoder: The Ultimate Guide 🎤

A vocoder is one of the most recognizable effects in popular music. If you ever heard a robotic-sounding voice in a tune – chances are it was a vocoder. Even if you haven’t heard the term before, you’ll know what I’m talking about: Made popular by bands such as Pink Floyd and Daft Punk, a […] The post What is a Vocoder: The Ultimate Guide 🎤 appeared...

Parallel Compression & Processing: The Secret of Full Mixes 🎛️

Parallel compression can be intimidating for newcomers. I know it was for me when I started out! It sounded like an advanced and obscure technique reserved for elite mixing engineers. In reality, parallel compression could be the key to bringing your mixes to the next level. And as you’ll find out, it’s actually quite easy […] The post Parallel Compression...

808s: How To Make Them Slap Hard 👊

“When I hear them 808 drums, It’s got me singing…”🎵 From Madonna’s “Girls Gone Wild” all the way to Kendrick Lamar’s “A.D.H.D”, 808s are part of popular music culture. But maybe you’re still not quite sure what this so-called “eight-O-eight” is… In that case, you’ve come to the right place! In this guide, we’ll cover: […] The post 808s: How To Make...

Waves Plugins: A Roundup Of The Best Picks For EDM 🔌

Waves plugins have quickly become a cornerstone of modern electronic music production. However, with more than 200 plugins listed on their site, it can be hard to know which ones are worth it, and which ones are overrated. So lucky for you, I’ve done the groundwork and listed the 15 best Waves plugins out there […] The post Waves Plugins: A Roundup...

Bitcrushing & Downsampling: How To Add Grit To Any Sound 💥

You might not have heard of bitcrushing before… But you might have seen words like “downsampling” or “bit reduction”. In a nutshell, bitcrushing reduces the quality of an audio sample by lowering its resolution and/or sample rate. This adds distortion, grit, or warmth to your sound depending on the settings. In this guide, we’ll cover […] The post...

25 Music Production Quotes To Get You Motivated 💬

A good music quote has the power to stay with you forever. And no, I’m not talking about cringe “Live, Laugh, Love” and other Sex and the City-inspired motivational quotes… What I want to cover here are deep words of wisdom that will make change your perception and push you to overcome challenges. So just […] The post 25 Music Production Quotes To...

MIDI: The What & How Of Modern Music Production 🎹

You might not know what it stands for, but you’ve definitely used MIDI before. Everybody has! Because MIDI is one of the most important tools in music production. Without it, writing and editing music in digital format would be near impossible. Maybe you’re just starting out with MIDI. Or maybe you’re looking to bring your […] The post MIDI: The What...

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