How to make your bass dominate your mix

Use this Drum and Bass production trick to increase or augment the perception of power in your BASS. DnB producers such as Noisia and DLR are experts at increasing bass perception through clever mix interactions. Here’s a simple, effective way to replicate the effect.

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How to morph a drum loop into a techno bassline

We're going to show you how to create a rumbling sub bass using a percussive source sound...

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How to program a classic electro drum track in Ableton Live

Step back in time as we recreate hip-hop’s formative beat. More notably a crucial stage in the development of hip-hop than the dance music genre that bears its name today, electro came to be in the early '80s as a fusion of European and Japanese electronic music and funk, the earliest example track being Afrika Bambaataa’s seminal, Kraftwerk-sampling Planet Rock (1982).

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14 (and a half) Ableton Live secret tips and tricks

In the years since its initial release, Ableton Live has developed from a cool but limited audio-only loop sequencer into one of the most popular DAWs on the planet.

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8 tips for choosing a laptop for music production

Pin down the right music-making laptop for your home studio. The creation, performance and production of music has never been easier or more accessible.

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HOW GAIN STAGING IN YOUR DAW CAN HELP KEEP YOUR MIX CLEAN AND PUNCHY

In this gain staging walkthrough, we show you step by step, how to improve your mixes, keeping them clean and punchy while avoiding distortion.

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