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Sound Design: Re-Create Daft Punk's "Around The World" Synth in Logic
Daft Punk's "Around The World", released in the late 90s was a big hit. As well as inspiring countless tunes & remixes, it inspired Richard Lainhart to recreate the key synth hook.
Aug. 5, 2011
Sound Design: Lady Gaga 'The Edge of Glory' Bass Synth
Lady Gaga has taken the pop world by storm over the past few years. Learn how to re-create (in Logic or your DAW or synth of choice) the bass synth from her hit single "Edge of Glory".
Jul. 19, 2011
Sound Design: the Black Eyed Peas' Dirty Bit Synths, Part 2
In Part 2 of this Quick Tutorial, we'll be looking at how to reproduce another synth sound from a recent pop hit...
Jun. 22, 2011
Sound Design: Re-Creating Daft Punk's "Robot Rock" Synth Sound in Logic
Daft Punk's synth sounds, simply rule (a comment I'd like to make about their music in general). Let's find out how to re-create the sound used in Robot Rock using Logic's ES2 analog synth plugin.
May. 18, 2011
Sound Design : Create A Nero Style Synth Lead in Omnisphere
The last single from breakthrough UK Dubstep/Drum and Bass act Nero was a slice of pop epicness! In this tutorial I'm going I'm going to show you how to recreate a patch in Omnisphere similar to the l
Apr. 13, 2011
Sound Design Tutorial: Creating Kick Drums in Logic
There are some who play music, there are some who create music. There are some who use sound to create music, then finally, there are some who create sound to create music. I, honestly, haven't figure
G.W. Childs IV
Apr. 1, 2011
Create Ambient Background FX in Ableton Live
Need a quick, creepy, psychedelic ambient background? You can create something otherworldly from very worldly sound with very little effort in Ableton Live. GW shares his dark secrets in this article.
G.W. Childs IV
Feb. 27, 2011
Sound-Design Tutorial: Creating Sci-Fi Robot Sounds in Real-Time in Reason 5
During the heat of my video game industry days, I was often asked what I used to make so many Sci-Fi characters sound so authentic. To the surprise of many, I would always respond with simply, "Reason
G.W. Childs IV
Feb. 23, 2011
Recycling FX Tails In Ableton Live
You can create epic effects and transitions in your music tracks by using, or re-using, reverb and delay tails. Mo Volans shows some quick and easy ways to do just that.
Dec. 14, 2010
Halloween Sound Design Part 2: Creating Monster FX in Logic
I have a confession to make... I'm addicted to creating weird (and sometimes wonderful) sound effects in Logic. There's something undeniably satisfying about stretching, flexing, effecting, warping, a
Oct. 29, 2010
Big things are really small: Auto Modulation in Max for Ableton Live
Auto Modulation in Max for Ableton Live One of the wonderful things about max for live is the fact that you can modulate any parameter in Ableton Live that is automatable. Â For example, using a si
Oct. 24, 2010
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