Tutorials

Ableton Live Tutorial: 25 Pro-Tips

An open-format DAW, Live is easily set up for use as both a live performance and studio tool. Liam O’Mullane shares various working tips for his DAW of choice.

Logic Tutorial: 25 Pro-Tips

Get under the hood of Apple’s popular software studio and take your workflow to another level. Mark Cousins reveals a few tricks of the trade.

Reason Tutorial: 25 Pro-Tips

Propellerhead’s flagship software is famously easy to use, but there are plenty of hidden gems to be found beneath the surface. Hollin Jones reveals all.

Building Custom Synth Sounds Tutorial

The world of synths isn’t all lullabies and happy melody lines – there’s also a feast of disturbing and aggressive sounds to be explored. Liam O’Mullane shares his techniques for building a synth sound with attitude.

Sci-Fi Sound Design Tutorial

Today’s science fiction movies are as much a treat for the ears as the eyes, but how are those otherworldly sounds created? Liam O’Mullane has the lowdown.

Recording Drums Tutorial

Achieving a well-balanced drum recording is something that every engineer aspires to – but how exactly is it done? John Pickford shares the knowledge.

Monitors & Monitoring Tutorial

Monitors are one of the most crucial components of any studio, so it’s vital that an engineer understands every aspect of them. John Pickford shares the knowledge.

Reverb Tutorial: Define A Truly Three-Dimensional Mix

The modern-day studio is equipped with myriad reverb effects, but what are the secrets to creating a sense of depth and perspective in your mix? Mark Cousins explains.

Harmonics, Timbre and Recording Tutorial

Harmonics are the key building blocks of sound, and are essential to rationalising the art of recording. Mark Cousins puts sound under the microscope.
Advertisement

Recent Articles

Get AI-generated FM synth patches for free

Harness AI to make DX7 patches that can be used in Dexed.

Learn how to use Compression devices in Ableton Live

See and hear how Compressor, Glue Compressor and Multiband Dynamics work and when to use them.

Blackout Tuesday: Reactions and resources

How the music production community responded to the online movement and what we can do next.
Advertisement