Music Production – Mixing Desks

When it comes to mixing desk’s, whether recording at home or in a studio, they all do the same thing. A mixing desks sole purpose is to take analog signals from microphones and instruments, and…

Music Production – Microphones

When creating a song from scratch, whether in a studio or at home, and need real instruments or vocals in your mix, microphone choice can make a real difference to the outcome of your track….

Music Production – Synthesizers

Synths are at the core of any track with electronic instruments. It is basically an electronic instrument, capable of producing a large array of sounds, with plenty of options to alter the output sound. Developed…

Music Production – djay 2 for iOS

djay 2 for iOS, offers users a great tool for people wanting the ultimate house party app. It allows users to live mix two tracks, with all the standard DJ features you’d expect. Turntables, waveforms,…

Music Production – Soundation

For an in-browser free audio software, this is a great DAW. A nice layout, with little previous audio software use, this can be picked up in no time, and would be a great starting point…

Music Production – Mobile Apps

With smart phones and tablets getting more and more powerful, the quality and performance of the apps developed are getting more and more complex. Although not up to the standards of PC DAWs, some basic…

Music Production – DJ 2 Go

If you’re starting to get the hang of some popular DJing software, the next step will be to get hold of a DJ Controller. There are plenty out there, many setting you back +£100, but…

Music Production – Flex Pitch

Previous to Logic Pro X, Melodyne was the best program out there for fine tuning audio files, such as vocal parts within a mix. This software hasn’t been updated in a few years, its not…

Music Production – Automation

Volume, panning, EQ and other effects on an track can be changed mid way through a composition to add variety to the mix. Alternatively these effects can be changed over time to give further variation….

Music Production – Seperation

After recording a mix, it may appear ‘muddy’. All of the sounds seem to blend into each other, and distinguishing individual instruments may be difficult. There are a number of procedures to allow tracks to…