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Understanding time signatures in music

When it comes to making music, ultimately, all that matters is what gets to our ears and not how it was created. There is a vast world of self-taught, non-traditionally trained artists who play and compose music mostly based on their intuition and, sometimes,...

Thu Apr 18, 2024 23:42
What is swing in music production?

Swing can help bring your beats to life. There’s not much to it on paper: sometimes just a few milliseconds of delay. But these small deviations from the rhythmic grid can inject your beats with personality, propulsion, and humanity. In short, swing in music...

Wed Apr 17, 2024 20:35
Synth pads: how to create atmospheric textures in your music

The humble synth pad doesn’t always get its dues. This subtle supporting element is widely used in electronic tracks, film and video game scores, and beyond. But it’s easily missed by listeners. Whether it’s filling out an arrangement, adding emotional depth,...

Fri Apr 12, 2024 20:43
Sub bass: how to add that deep tone to your tracks

You know that feeling when a track tickles your gut, moves your heart, and resonates with your soul? That’s the magic of sub bass. Whether you’re banging out an electrifying dance anthem or pouring your heart into a touching ballad, getting your sub bass...

Fri Apr 12, 2024 20:04
The 10 best drum breaks of all time (and how to recreate them)

Famous drum breaks (or breakbeats) are more than just beats – they’re actually the foundation of genres like hip hop and drum and bass. Drum breaks provide plenty of soul to get bodies moving and groovin’. So, whether you’re just learning how to produce music...

Mon Apr 8, 2024 23:01
A guide to different types of chords in music

As a producer or beatmaker, you might assume that focusing on the beat or melody is where your focus should lie. But if you want to infuse variety and complexity into your music, you should gain a good understanding of chords and their role in music production/beat...

Fri Apr 5, 2024 19:46

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