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Shreddage 3 Precision Brings Cutting Edge Virtual Bass To Your Studio
Impact Soundworks' new flagship virtual bass features a classic "p-bass" recorded through an analog signal chain with 5 flatwound strings. Here's all the detail.
Nov. 22, 2019
Review: Wave Alchemy BASSYNTH
Wave Alchemy's latest release is BASSYNTH, a powerful 12GB monster that aims to cover all your bass needs and more. Hollin Jones got down and dirty with it...
Aug. 29, 2019
Review: SubLab, Hard Hitting Sub Bass
With great sound, powerful low-end, an intuitive interface and a very attractive price, Noah Pred found much to like about Future Audio Workshop's SubLab.
Aug. 6, 2019
ULTIMATE PATCHES Presents D-05 ULTIMATE PATCHES : MASTER COLLECTION (VOLUMES I-4)
Get special summer sale and bundle pricing on this new Ultimate Patches collection for the Roland D-05.
Jun. 19, 2019
Roland Cloud Debuts Techno Suite of Patches & Patterns
Renowned synthesists team up to unleash legendary techno sounds as part of Roland's cloud service
Mar. 5, 2019
Ultimate Patches Releases Bass Station Master Collection Vols 1&2
With over 300 patches covering retro and modern synths, basses, mellow pads, melodic leads & epic fx, this mega collection of patches for Novation's Bass Station II is on sale now.
Feb. 13, 2019
A Producer's Guide To Programming Realistic Bass Lines
Software instruments can make authentic-feeling and sounding bass parts, but you'll need to know a few programming tricks. Joe Albano shares his secrets...
Dec. 17, 2018
Isotonik Studios ADM Bass By AfroDJMac Has 123 Bass Instrument Racks For Ableton Live
Pocket Operators, Juno 106, Moogs, VHS Synths and much more can be found in this affordable expansion pack that's available now.
Dec. 1, 2018
How To Get The Perfect 808 Sound In Pro Tools
Using carefully selected plug ins and a little care, you too can sculpt an earth-shaking 808 sub bass sound. Here's how.
Nov. 14, 2018
Review: Parallax Kontakt Bass Engine
If you're after huge, ground shaking bass sounds for your drum'n'bass tracks, Parallax Kontakt Bass Engine from producers Drumsound and Bassline Smith will rock your world.
Oct. 19, 2018
How To Design A Punchy Sub Bass In Under 4 Minutes
Use this quick technique in any software or hardware synth to create a deep sub bass that can lend weight to the bottom end of your productions.
Jun. 20, 2018
Better Bass (For Non-Bass Playing Producers)
A good bass sound is key to almost any kind of music production, but how can non-bassists ensure they're getting the best results? Joe Albano breaks down better bass for everyone.
Aug. 21, 2017
How To Make A Majestic Bass Pad In Sylenth Like Torul's Saviour of Love
Ever wanted to make an amazing bass pad sound in Sylenth1? Torul is here to share his secrets and show you exactly how to do it.
Synths & Sound Design
Feb. 28, 2017
Build An Awesome Bass Line Using U-He's Free Synth Podolski's Arpeggiator
Not every good synth plugin need cost an arm and a leg. Podolski from U-He is a very capable FREE synth with an awesome arpeggiator. Watch GW Childs design a cool bass pattern inside this beast.
Oct. 4, 2016
Output Announces Substance, a Bass Engine For Modern Producers
Output are back with a bang. Their new instrument, Substance, is a new type of Bass Engine for producers and sound designers alike. As you'd expect Output have created something pretty impressive.
Sep. 14, 2016
New FREE Bass Station II Soundpack from World Class Synth Producers
Novation tell us their rich heritage in class-leading synthesisers has allowed them to create something really special for Bass Station II. Producer Series Vol.1 certainly reads the part...
Oct. 8, 2014
Reducing Stereo Width For Focused Bass Sounds
Is your bass a bit muddy? Spreading over the left and right channels in an unwanted way? Mo Volans comes to your rescue in this tip on how to reduce the stereo width of that untamed bass in your mixes
Feb. 16, 2013
Reason Tutorial: Programming analog style synth bass patches in Reason
If you're serious about creating great, original music then programming your own sounds is a must. So step away from the presets and start to create your own unique patches using Reason. The question
Jan. 11, 2011
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