Creating a kick drum from scratch with an analog feel

There's no doubt that a kick is an important part of electronic music, and in the last few years, it seems like more and more people are creating kick drums from scratch—analog or digital—with lots of depth. The difference between 90s production and modern production is the increased quality of...

Creating tension in music

Electronic music—oriented for dance-floors—mainly relies on the use of tension to create excitement. I was recently asked how I personally...

Using Quad Chaos

I'm proud to announce the release of our first patch - Quad Chaos. I met Armando, the programmer, on the...

Synthesizer Basics

I've realized that using synths is a bit of an esoteric process for many (for me it definitely was for...

Balancing a Mix

Balancing a mix is simple "mixing 101" theory; it's usually fast and simple to do. I could go into a...

Social Media for Musicians

I'd like to reiterate what many have been saying lately: social media for musicians can be a curse. Most people...

A Guide to Percussion

If you're into energetic music production, you know that percussion is one of the most central parts of your work;...

Making a hit

The title of this article might be misleading: if you came here in hopes of learning how to make a...

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