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 …

Unique Songwriting and Workflow Strategies With YKES

Upcoming producer duo YKES is quickly becoming known for their heavy-hitting remixes of major tracks including Slushii & Ookay’s “By My Side” and Getter’s “Solo”. Currently hailing from Los Angeles, California, YKES is set to release their first original later this month, shortly followed by their “Bad Decisions” EP. These guys have a really unique sound and we were lucky ...