Top 5 MIDI Controllers For Ableton Live

Looking for the best Ableton controller can be difficult at times with the many types of MIDI controllers that exists in the market. As an Ableton user, your workflow would be a little different compared to using other DAWs as you’ll be primarily triggering clips and mixing live. That being said while there are many DAW […]

Why You Should Never Buy Beats For Music Production

Beats are, without a doubt, one of the largest headphone brands in the world. As a result, many people default to them when it comes to purchasing headphones. After all, a big name and a big price, can’t go far wrong, right? Well, yes, you can. You see, Beats are a brand. When you buy […]

5 Tips To Overcome The Writer’s Block for Music Composing

All songwriters at some point in their careers experience the songwriter’s block. It does not matter whether or not the songwriter in question is a successful idol or just an energetic individual starting out his or her career; it reaches a point where the ideas just stop flowing. Luckily, this is not a permanent state […]

93 Top Tips From Industry Music Producers

What advice would an experienced music producer give to aspiring music producers? We were curious to find out so we sent out requests to music producers who runs their own studios and do serious work. We’re talking about real people who produces music for a living. We didn’t interview wannabe producers so rest assured, the tips […]

10 Things You Need For A Kickass Home Studio (Cont)

Microphones MIDI Controllers Headphones Acoustic Treatment Studio Mixer Your Music & Business Skills This is a continued post. If you missed out the last post, click here: 10 Things You need For A Kickass Home Studio Pt.1 Lets’ continue to build your awesome home recording studio shall we? 5. Microphones A recording studio that doesn’t […]

10 Things You Need For A Kickass Home Studio

So you want to produce music from home and make great music. Good! Despite what many ‘industry pros’ will tell you, it is possible to create world class music from home studios. In fact, having your own home recording studio allows for more creative time, compared to recording in a commercial studio where you’ll be […]

5 Tips To Monitor Better In Your Studio

You can have the best musical ideas and plugins on earth, but it isn’t going to do you any good if you are not mixing effectively because of your studio monitors. In this guide I’ll talk about the 5 tips you can take to monitor better in your studio towards a better mix. Tip 1 […]

Whoosh Machine VST Review, Video & Download

Last week I got my hands on Whoosh Machine, a kontakt instrument developed by Sonic Faction that creates the risers, downrisers and noise that we so often use in electronic music. I found it to be pretty amazing – you can now create risers easily with correctly timed lengths and even dial up a knob […]

808 Kick Drum Sample

Creating The 808 Kick Drum With Massive

I’ve been getting a few requests lately on how to create 808 kicks, so I thought I’ll do a short tutorial it. It’s really not hard to create a solid sounding 808 sample, so here we go. Watch the video here:   Download 808 Kick Samples & Massive Presets Here Download my special sample pack […]