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…

Music Production – Effects

Once an instrument is recorded, it may sound a bit dry, but with the right effects, this will allow the track to come to life. There a number of effects that should be at least…

Music Production – Sequencing

Creating a song from scratch with nothing more than a laptop, USB/MIDI keyboard and creative ideas. A great way to get to know how to use your software is through practice. Sequencing is a good…