Cubase Tutorial: Become a Power User Part 8 – Using Loops and Track Presets

image_6

A very appealing aspect of any modern DAW is its built-in ‘ready-made’ music-creation tools – and Cubase has them in spades. Tim Hallas digs in… Today’s age of instant-reward music-making in which users need only to click one or two buttons or swipe a touchscreen to create music makes the traditional DAW seem a little outdated or More...

by MusicTech.net | Published 2 days ago
Screenshot 2014-04-09 11.55.17
By MusicTech.net On Thursday, April 10th, 2014
0 Comments

Point Blank: Logic Pro X Tutorial: Vocal Comping

Comping vocals – the ability to combine multiple takes into the best recording on a single track – is one of the most beneficial features of the modern digital audio workstation…. Vocal comping allows More...

MT 129.tut Genre Drum work image 04
By MusicTech.net On Monday, April 7th, 2014
0 Comments

Genre Focus Tutorial: Drum and Bass Part 1

Arguably one of the most difficult electronic genres to master, D&B veteran Liam O’Mullane explains the core techniques for achieving an authentic production sound. For this tutorial you will need the More...

a-rockfield-studios-_mg_2154
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
0 Comments

50 Ways to Supercharge Your Sound – Tips 1 – 20

Turning a good sound into a great one isn’t as hard as you might think. By following a few simple rules and employing some choice techniques, you too can get a unique and memorable sound for your tracks. Hollin More...

Screen-shot-2014-04-01-at-09.55.17
By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
0 Comments

Logic Pro X Tutorial: Become a Power User Part 7 – Using Retro Synth

Beneath the appealing immediacy of Retro Synth’s interface lies a surprisingly powerful and versatile machine. Mark Cousins gets twiddling. Although the mighty ES2 remains Logic Pro X’s most powerful and More...

Screenshot 2014-04-02 11.34.09
By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
0 Comments

Point Blank: Live Remixing with Matt Black (Ninja Tune, Coldcut)

In Point Blank’s latest spot they talk at length the the mighty Matt Black… As a co-founder of Ninja Tune and Coldcut, Matt Black is one of the UK’s most influential and important artists More...

MT132.tutorial-cubase-image_11
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
0 Comments

Cubase Tutorial: Become a Power User Part 7 – MixConsole

In version 7 of Cubase, Steinberg announced a major update of the Mixer that was long overdue. In the latest Cubase Power User tutorial Tim Hallas explores MixConsole… Version 7 of Cubase saw Steinberg More...

1795991_10152313702369761_886090119_o
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
0 Comments

Point Blank: Native Instruments Molekular

Native Instruments are well-known and respected in the music producer world for their high-quality sound design, be it in the form of their production groovebox Maschine, innovative sampler Kontakt or massive production More...

Step 9
By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014
0 Comments

Genre Focus Tutorial: Producing Trance – Part 2

The second instalment of our series on creating a track entirely in the digital domain moves into the realms of composition and production techniques. Rob Boffard gets you started. Last time we used the trance More...