Tag archive for ‘Music Production’
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Pro Tools Tutorial: Compressor Types Explained

Getting your head around the different types of compressor can make all the difference to your sound. Mike Hillier finds out what’s involved… Knowing how to set your compressor’s threshold, ratio, attack More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Pro Tools Tutorial: Playing With Compressors

Our tutorial on Compressor types continues with a step by step guide – to follow these steps you’ll need the project files which you can download from here 1: The project this month has a single More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

12 Tips On Making a Demo – Make Money From Music

Continuing on from our last load of money making tips we now move to the obvious next step – Make a demo. Sounds obvious, but a good demo shows off your versatility and musical prowess. Here are MusicTech’s More...

8: Keep going and fill the other pad slots with different sounds. You might want to add a synth hi-hat module for example, maybe using overdrive and compression as inserts to help the sound cut through the mix.
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Reason Tutorial: Design Your Own Drum Sounds

Designing your own drum sounds from scratch lets you put your own sonic stamp on any production, as Hollin Jones explains… The invention of the drum machine caused a revolution in popular music. Suddenly, More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

How To Run A Pro Studio – The Ultimate Guide

Running a professional studio is a dream to all of us, so how do you get in the door of a pro set up or even run your own facility as a money-making operation? Rob Boffard has the answers… If you make music, More...

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...