Tag archive for ‘Music Production’
By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

The Bluffer’s Guide To Synthesisers

Just why are synths so popular? Take a swift walk through the history of the synthesiser with Rob Boffard and you’ll be hooked You’ll come across a synthesiser pretty quickly if you’re involved in music More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Serial Compression

Serial compression involves the use of two or more compressors placed in a single signal chain one after the other. Mike Hillier goes with the flow… For this tutorial you’ll need the Project Files – More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Produce Music On A Budget

Getting a great sound doesn’t have to cost the earth, and with so many temptations around you have to spend your budget wisely. Hollin Jones shows you how to make the most of your money and, where possible, do More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, April 30th, 2015

20 MIDI Programming Tips

Stuck in a programming rut? Hollin Jones explains how, with a little know-how, you can use MIDI to revolutionise your setup… 1: Explore your Options There are now more ways than ever to input MIDI into More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, April 10th, 2015

Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Custom Channel Strips

Mastering your EQ is essential in removing unwanted frequencies from your mix. Mike Hillier figures out which to choose, and when to use them… High-end analogue channel strips, including those found on many More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

20 Audio Editing Tips

You’ve finished your recording sessions, and now it’s time to process your audio. Get on the fast track to sonic success with Hollin Jones’s essential advice… 1: Be Mindful of Snap Settings With audio, More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Reason Tutorial: Beat Programming and Sound Design Part 2 – Build Beats From Scratch

In the second part of his beat programming and sound design series Hollin Jones build his own beats from scratch. And it’s easy…! Drum synthesis isn’t new, in fact it was way back at the turn of the 1980s More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, December 1st, 2014

The Hollywood Sound – Music To Picture

Big-screen scores have evolved over decades of filmmaking, but what really makes a piece of music truly cinematic? Mark Cousins unlocks the secrets of soundtracks… Some of the greatest moments in cinema aren’t More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Processing The Returns

Effects sends don’t have to end with the effect itself – there’s still plenty of scope for more sonic manipulation. Mike Hillier returns to the scene… Watch any experienced mixer and you’ll see they More...