Sidechain compression guide for music producers: How to sidechain in the top DAWs

Get to know the basics of sidechain compression in music producing with our quick intro.

“How We Made Latch” – Guy from Disclosure shows how their breakthrough single is thanks to stock Logic plugins (Video)

Guy Lawrence, half of electronic duo Disclosure, details how he and brother Howard wrote dance-pop record Latch, with vocals from Sam Smith.

Music collaboration – how to work on songs together (video)

What’s the best way to write songs with collaborators? Learn how songwriters and producers work together, with advice from Charli XCX and Spotify for Artists.

Tips for songwriting – how to get inspiration for a song (video)

New musicians and producers! Get inspiration for songwriting from these ideas from singers Charli XCX and Tove Lo via Spotify for Artists.

This free sample pack comes from a unique hand-crafted percussion instrument

Suitable for hip-hop, lo-fi, funk, soul and more, containing 120 loops and 60 one shots, Shake Hats Beats from One Man Tribe is free.

What’s being done about the lack of female music producers?

Since 2019 the number of women and gender minority producers has actually dropped from 5% to 2%. Why is it still rare to see a non-binary or woman music producer?

Black Friday music deal – Grab BVKER’s 5 sample packs for $20 bundle before it’s gone

Get a big lovely discount on this 8GB sample pack bundle from BVKER, worth $180, for Black Friday this year.

How to start as a music producer – according to Spotify (video)

New Song Start series from Spotify tells you exactly what you need to make music, with production tips from artists including Phoebe Bridgers.

What is “Bounce” in music production?

Whether you want to export audio from GarageBand, Ableton or any DAW, let’s get you up to speed with what bounce means.

What is the best MacBook for music production?

Apple’s redesigned MacBook Pro 14 and 16-inch with the new M1 Pro and M1 Max are the most powerful laptops from Apple.