What is a synthesizer? What types of synths exist? Learn the basics and improve your music production possibilities.
Read quick tips for producing common audio effects and techniques including reverse reverb, gated snare, and others.
Hip-hop is as sonically diverse as it’s ever been. We review some of the most dynamic sounds and the artists that are making them in hip-hop production this year.
What does distortion mean in a musical context? How should you use distortion as a creative effect in your DAW? Find out in this article, and follow along with audio examples.
We show you how to produce one of the most important, but fussy song elements: basslines. Learn how to program bass that sounds good across multiple listening environments.
If you’re using Stutter Edit and BreakTweaker, here are some artists who will inspire you create irregular, random compositions of glitch music and beyond.
Rev up those engines and explore some of the sonic textures and approaches of industrial music. Learn how to create them with iZotope’s Trash 2 distortion plug-in.
Jumpstart your creativity with seven music production challenges you can apply to all styles, genres, and DAWs.
From quadraphonic sound to listening to musical performances in communal beds, we rounded up five musical artists creating immersive live performances.