How do you make loop-based sound music less repetitive? Follow along with audio examples as we consider listener expectations in a loop-based context.
In Time Signatures Explained, Part 2, you’ll learn what 3/4 time is, how to recognize it, who has used it in their songs, and how you can use it in your own tunes.
Pitch correction in music didn’t just begin with Auto-Tune. We chart the evolution of pitch correction and pitch alteration, which stretches all the way back to the 1940s.
Great mixing is often born from great arrangements. Learn the necessary steps to prepare and execute arranging music for pop and electronic genres.
Some genres of electronic music demand that drums emulate live musicians. Others seem to benefit from beats with machine-like accuracy. Get tips on how to produce humanized drums and dehumanized drums.
Add an extra sonic dimension to recordings with these simple yet effective tips for how to play harmonica.
In these home recording tips, learn how to record direct, when to do so, and when to use a microphone for recording.
Improving the listening environment can have a huge impact on your ability to create balanced, consistent mixes. Today, we discuss 10 tips for doing just that in a home recording studio.
These five definitive ways for how to start a song will give you the inspiration to kickstart the creative process and make your tunes even more exciting.