This two parts article series will explore four of our favourite virtual synths of 2020.
In this second part of our list of best plugins for sound design we expand on the names put forward in the first part of the series with a couple of colossal names in the industry followed by a surprising and not so popular newcomer.
Syence discuss their latest sample pack and shares production insights on their unique blend of Bass Pop!
In this post, we set out to put together our favourite plugins for making beats.
Since its inception nearly 60 years ago, the commercial synthesizer has reinvented itself in numerous ways that seek to widen the palette of tones, timbres and effects that this versatile and ubiquitous instrument has to offer. Here’s a list of the most common synthesis types.
This article will focus on advanced technical aspects of sampling along with some practical uses derived from them.
This two parts article will cover the basics of sampling such as definition, types and formats, as well as some other more technical concepts like root key, range, tempo, and more.
In this article we’ll talk about the three types of functions that a chord can assume in the context of a key and what are the key notes that must be present for a function to be established.
Part 2 delves deeper into keys and diatonic chords, two major topics of harmony theory.
Read about a weekend in Joshua Tree making beats with some of LA's most talented producers
Ever wondered how melodies can be created from chord progressions? We also look at different ways of harmonising melodies.
The last decade has seen the growth and consolidation of virtual synths as vital and convenient pieces of sound gear.