To put its versatility to the test, we challenged ourselves to try making a full track using nothing but Xfer Record’s Serum.
We explore seven ways to make our tracks more unique, spanning everything from music theory techniques to sound design tricks.
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Let’s explore what modular synthesis is and why its principles are worth exploring, regardless of whether you work with hardware or solely within the DAW.
We discuss five common mastering myths you may have heard before, and shed light on the reality that lies behind each of them.
We explore how you can build a beat that features string instruments in nuanced and interesting ways.
We explore three concepts that can help you redefine what success means for you and set relevant goals to achieve it.
We discuss the largest factors that go into answering the age-old question of how loud you should master your music.
In this installment of In the Loop, we walk through how to recreate the grooves in The Weeknd’s “Blinding Lights,” SZA’s “Good Days,” and Cardi B’s “Up.”
Let’s discuss how FM synthesis works, what makes it unique, and how you can incorporate its distinctive sound into your own music.
We recreate the iconic bassline from Dua Lipa’s “Don’t Start Now” using nothing but Astra, Splice’s new synthesizer.
Learn about what granular synthesis is and how you can use the technique to create immersive soundscapes out of simple one-shots.