There is one element of mixing that will not only improve your workflow but it will make your tracks gel together better. This element is what I like to call group tracks and buses. Group tracks are typically created for mixing purposes. Group Mixer Tracks To make things easy Let’s start with a simple example. […]
As a producer it is extremely important you understand how to make amazing hi hats for your beats.Hi hats are one of the main elements that determine the energy and feel of your track. This is very important for determining the mood of your track and transitioning into new parts of a beat. A great […]
Having a reference point is important to creating a great mix and master especially if you are inexperienced with mixing and mastering. Without a reference track you are just taking a shot in the dark. A good reference track will be a similar mix and master to the track you are producing. You can use […]
I really enjoy making trap beats. They often have a dark or scary feel to them, hard hitting drums, and a lot of variations. It is fun laying out all those complex snare rolls and hi hat runs. Elements of A Trap Beat 808 Drum sounds – Thumping 808 bass kicks Claps Thin sounding pitched […]
I see the question come up a lot. People want to know how to make their beats sound big. They’re looking for that commercial production sound that they just can’t seem to achieve. Often, they get bad information and start acting like a mad scientist with an EQ plugin or Reverb. Leaving their beats sounding […]
Getting a powerful low end bass on your beats can be a difficult task. Many think it is as easy as throwing on a couple 808’s or synth bass. Unfortunately, its not that easy. Getting good bass is easy, but it takes a little bit more than just loading a few samples or a plugin. […]
MIDI Keyboard A MIDI keyboard is an essential piece of equipment for a producer. If you plan on making beats then I highly recommend you get a MIDI keyboard. A MIDI keyboard will allow you to control virtual instruments as well as recording drum performances. I like to think of a MIDI keyboard as a […]
Featured FL Studio Tutorial: Video Courtesy of YouTube user: PompeyProductions In this tutorial you will learn how to make snare rolls in FL studio. Creating snare rolls is very important to add variation to your beats. They can be used to create transitions between parts of the beat and create a buildup effect to the next […]
Featured FL Studio Tutorial: Video Courtesy of YouTube user: imageline A lot of FL Studio users are interested in removing vocals from existing tracks in FL Studio. This can be very useful for making remixes, Karaoke tracks, removing vocals to chop audio, and more. Although it can be difficult to get it perfect it is […]
How to create voice tags for beats Vocal tags are used to protect beats from being stolen without proper credit. They are also used as a form of branding for a producer. If you are producer and want to protect your work then you need to properly tag your beats. In the FL Studio tutorial […]
How to Automate Effects in FL Studio Featured Tutorial Video Courtesy of YouTube user: xbadandy182x In this video you will learn why automating effects in FL Studio is a powerful tool and how you can do it in your beats. Knowing how to use automation is an extremely important part of mixing and composing beats. […]
FL Studio Tip – How to quickly copy patterns in the FL Studio piano roll On this website and in our videos we often talk about workflow. The reason that we talk about it so much is that we want you to spend more time recording and making music opposed to focusing on the little […]
How to make a beat in FL Studio Today I want to talk about how to make beats in FL studio. The process of making high-quality beats takes a number of different steps. Some of these steps are essential and some of them are really at your own discretion but remember, how much work you […]
In this tutorial we show you how to import scores and midi into FPC for easy creating of drum parts and loops.
In this tutorial we show you how to tune your kicks and drum samples in FL Studio. This is useful for matching them to the key of your tracks.
In this tutorial we show you how to add your own drum kits and samples to the FPC in FL Studio. We also show you how to save that as a preset for future use.
Piano Roll In this tutorial we give you some piano roll tips to enhance workflow in FL studio. Quickly copy notes and sequences to create your melodies and sequences.
Reversing cymbals and samples in FL Studio on Youtube Reversing samples and cymbals in FL Studio One thing we talk about all the time is creating interesting parts and build ups between transitions of songs. When we talk about doing this we usually bring up the fact that you can use a reversed cymbal sample […]
Making kicks that slam in FL studio can be accomplished with a few simple tricks. We start with a light kick sample and work to a hard hitting kick. We cover compression, EQ, Soundgoodizer, stacking with 808’s and more.
This FL Studio step sequencer tutorial will cover all aspects of the step sequencer. Learn the necessary tips to increase your work flow. We cover the step sequencer window, copy and paste, cloning, deleting, and inserting sequences and more.