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Fabfilter Twin 2 Review

Here’s a review of Fabfilter’s Twin 2 Synthesizer. I think this synth is superb and has excellent sound quality. It might take a second to get to learn the little quirks of it, hence why I’ve made this tutorial. [Read more]

Convert Stereo Drums into Midi

Glass negative, quarter plate, dance band drummer at Mark Foy's Empress Ballroom, Tom
Lennon, Sydney, Australia, 23 October 1935
There’s a very cool feature on Ableton Live, which allows you to convert a stereo acoustic drum loop into separate midi parts. in this tutorial I’ll be showing you how to do this quickly and effectively. You’ll then reap the benefits of being able to layer drums and get that new, Pop sound that’s everywhere. [Read more]

Drummer in Garageband 11

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In this tutorial I’ll go over a cool way to create drum tracks in Garageband 1. Garageband 11 comes with this cool new feature they call Drummer. You have the options of different styles, drummers, complexity of beats, dynamics, and all of these happen super fast. Check out this tutorial and see how to quickly map out a drum arrangement that will allow you to focus on your songwriting instead of your beat making. [Read more]

Give Realism and Life to Synthesizers

I've been talking a lot about reverb lately. Reverb is one of the most important effects used in modern music production. Most recording software comes with it, but sometimes we seek a different color from a different reverb; and don't have the money to get a new plugin. I have a solution for you, and one that'll blow your mind. [Read more]