How to Finish More Tracks, Keep it Simple, and Break Through the Noise with Parker

This week I spoke with Parker, who’s an amazingly talented producer that creates all kinds of melodic bass music. We talk all about his workflow and approach to production. One thing that really sparked my curiosity was how many amazing tracks Parker releases. His output is higher than any other artist I know of, so I had to ask him ...

Layering Tips From Illenium, Brooks, Claude VonStroke and Hyperbits

In this tutorial we go through layering tips from Illenium, Nicky Romero, Brooks, Claude VonStroke and Hyperbits. Each artist provides their own unique perspective on how to layer basses or synths together, and goes through how they used this approach in one of their tracks. Links to all resources discussed In the Studio with Hyperbits: Creating 'Piana' Claude VonStroke Music Production ...

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 ...