This is a really cool video from Future Music where Dubstep producer Benga discusses the making of his album "Diary Of An Afro Warrior" in his studio. Check out what he had to say to Future Music magazine about his tracks and his work method:
Here's a tutorial from therecordingrevolution.com that shows you how to fatten your snare drum in the mix process:
In this tutorial from pointblankonline.net, Ski Oakenfull (Primaudial Records) emulates the 808 kick deep bass sound from Julio Bashmore's huge 2011 anthem "Battle for Middle You".
Check out this tutorial from winksound.com on how to layer multiple kick drums for a tighter sound. You can use this technique with other instruments to add more depth to your tracks and also apply it to any music software you're using.
Steinberg has announced the availability of Cubase 7 and Cubase Artist 7, the new generation of its highly acclaimed music production system. With more musical features than ever, Cubase 7 delivers a truly unrivaled creative production experience. Sparkling with its entirely new MixConsole, the new Chord Track alongside the innovative Chord Assistance, advanced VariAudio, more instrument content and an array of enhancements make Cubase 7 smarter and faster in every way.
MathAudio has released Drawing EQ, a new VST plug-in for Windowsthat allows freehand drawing of the desired frequency responses of both minimum phase and linear phase filters.
- Allows drawing the necessary frequency response by a single movement of the mouse.
- Ensures maximum freedom for experimenting with different curve shapes.
- Allows working with a chosen frequency band without affecting neighboring frequency bands.
- Permits both simultaneous and independe
PreSonus has announced the release of Studio One® 2.5, a major update to the company’s Studio One 2 DAW. This free (to Studio One 2 users) update adds nearly 100 enhancements and features, as well as several bug fixes.
All versions of Studio One 2 have been updated, including Studio One Artist, Producer, Professional, and Free.
Although the update adds some entirely new features, it mostly builds on existing Studio One 2 features, completing and enhancing funct
Open Labs has released StageLight, a new music creation application for Windows designed to give anyone the ability to create a song they can share in minutes.
StageLight is available for $9.99.
More details are available at www.openlabs.com.
Agile Partners has released AmpKit on the Mac App Store. Simply connect a guitar to your Mac using a guitar interface, and AmpKit transforms your computer into a powerful amp, effects and recording studio. AmpKit has previously been available for iPhone and iPad users.
AmpKit gear and setups are fully compatible between Mac and iOS versions. Users with a Mac as well as an iPhone or iPad can easily use the same setup on all devices, thanks to AmpKit's setup sharing feature. AmpKit Mac