DAW Unable to Detect MIDI Controller on Windows? Try This

Updated: 5th August 2021 Over the past few months, I’ve been trying lots of MIDI controllers on my Windows computer. Then last week, when I tried using a new MIDI controller, the Korg microkey2 Air, it didn’t work on my computer. My DAW, Cubase couldn’t detect the MIDI controller as an input. Even Windows wasn’t […]

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What and How To Use a Limiter (for Music Production)

A limiter is a popular effect used in music production. But many new music producers don’t quite understand how it works – so I’ll be attempting to explain it today. This post is not a mere repetition of what you see on the internet. Instead, it will cover in full detail, everything you need to […]

10 Home Recording Studio Essentials for Beginners

Are you an aspiring artist who wants to build your own recording studio? They say start small, but where do you really start? Having a home recording studio is something that is now becoming fairly common among music producers, artists, and even hobbyists. The thing about the modern recording studio today – is you really […]

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What is a Vocoder & How To Use it on Your DAW

Have you ever wanted to make a vocal track artistically sound like a robot? Well, a way to achieve that is to use a vocoder effect. In this post, you’ll learn how a vocoder works and how to use it in your music production. Let’s get started! A vocoder is an analog device or software […]

3 Ways to Remove Vocals From A Song – With Lalai.ai

Ever wanted to remove vocals from a song? Maybe you need a karaoke track or you want to do some sampling. Luckily, with the tools and technology available these days, it’s quite easy to split music tracks into audio stems. In this post, I’ll break down 3 ways to remove vocals from your music. Let’s […]

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6 Types of VST Plugins To Add Character to Your Vocals

Just recorded a vocal track, and looking for ways to add Most producers who work on vocals usually have their own vocal effect chain that becomes their signature sound. Typically it consists of some EQ, pitch correction, different types of compression, reverb, and delay. But things get interesting when producers dial in a little of […]

9 Ways To Optimizing Windows & Mac for Music Production

Working on a music production project on a slow computer can be very stressful. Imagine getting system dropouts everytime you hit play when composing. That’s an instant creative killer. In this article you will learn some tips to optimizing your Windows & Mac computer for music production. These tips may get you a small speed […]