Vocal Processing Tips From NGHTMRE, Martin Garrix, Jay Hardway, San Halo, & Seven Lions

In this tutorial I show you vocal processing and mixing tips from NGHTMRE, Martin Garrix, Jay Hardway, San Halo, Seven Lions, Maddix, and Catz'N'Dogs. Each artist provides their unique perspective on how to sample and manipulate vocals in your tracks. Links to all resources discussed PRO PRESENTS: NGHTMRE Ableton Demo + Q&A @ The Loft UCSD Martin Garrix Masterclass | ADE ...

How to Not Suck at Producing with Underbelly of “You Suck at Producing”

In this episode of the podcast I speak with Underbelly, who is the mind behind the hit YouTube channel “You Suck at Producing.” If you’ve spent any time watching tutorials on YouTube, chances are you’ve come across his videos. Not only is he an amazing producer, but he’s also a very effective teacher. He releases production tutorials on his channel ...

Remix Techniques, Sidechain Tricks, and Successful Collaborations with Crystal Knives

This week on the podcast we spoke with Crystal Knives, real name Spencer Mutsch, who is quickly becoming very well known for his incredibly melodic bass-driven tracks. It was his ability to make really unique and catchy remixes that first caught my attention, but it should be no surprise that his original tracks are just as exceptional. During our discussion ...

Surgical EQ, Creating Huge Buildups, and Putting Your Drums In Key With IYFFE

IYFFE aka Pedro Alexander is quickly becoming known as one of Brazil's fastest-growing bass artists. He has releases on labels including Dim Mak, Monstercat, and Circus Records, and even won a remix competition scoring him a release on Skrillex's OWSLA label. In this episode we speak at depth about his songwriting process, how he processes sounds together, and even how ...

How to Strategically Approach Songwriting, Sound Design, and Promotion with Dack Janiels

Meet Dack Janiels. ? He is a successful music producer, internationally-touring DJ, and label owner. He started producing when he was just 16 and hasn’t looked back since. In this post, you’ll learn how Dack accelerated his learning and growth as a producer, as well as strategies to ensure your music gets heard by the right people. Specifically, you’ll learn: The …

Vocal Mixing and Arrangement Techniques

This week we are talking all about vocals. Vocals are going to be the most important part of your mix, but as a producer, you know vocals are notoriously difficult to process well. Every vocal is different, and it seems every artist processes their vocals in slightly different ways. In this article, you will learn: Approaches to recording vocals How ...

How To Use Reverb Like A Pro

Reverb is an essential part of mixing, and is going to be a necessary part of your music, no matter what genre you’re creating. Today we’re going to be discussing a lot of background on reverb, as well as providing you with actionable reverb strategies you can implement in your own productions. Specifically, you will learn: What reverb is and ...