Two-time Splice remix contest winner, Kotek, shares his best tips and practices for approaching a remix.
Explore the pentatonic scale and how artists spanning genres have used it to create some timeless melodies.
Music theory doesn’t need to be intimidating or stuffy – in this Firestarter, we explore theory through the lens of modern production.
Getting 808s to cut through a mix may not be as hard as you think – here’s four tips on how to make your 808s pack a punch.
World-class producer Hyperbits shares 6 techniques for creating build ups that are both unique and effective.
In this blog post, we uncover a few techniques to get you started on mastering hip hop in your bedroom.
There’s no right or wrong way to approach mixing, but there are some workflow basics that can help you be more productive at the process.
Let’s explore how to achieve the coveted sampling sound and some techniques you can use to make your samples feel special.
Have you ever found yourself just staring at an empty session? Proactively overcome any creative block with this actionable approach to developing a melody.
To kick off our “The Sound” series, we’ll take a look at the history and production techniques that give Atlanta trap its signature flavor.
Being a DIY artist not only means having creative control, but also being responsible for your music career and making decisions that could jumpstart or stall your success.
Reading music shouldn’t be a chore. Kickstart your ability to quickly identify some key aspects of a piece of music written in sheet notation.