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How to sidechain audio properly

How to sidechain audio properly how-to-sidechain-audio-properly_01

In this article you will learn all about how to sidechain audio properly! Sidechaining, in music, means that you are activating an effect with an alternative audio source. The alternative source is set to a threshold, which when exceeded activates the effect. Most commonly you hear the sidechain effect where the sidechain is used to […]

Beatmaker VICE Synthwave plugin by UJAM

Beatmaker VICE Synthwave plugin by UJAM Beatmaker Vice Ujam

UJAM has a broad line of electronic drum plug-ins with the Beatmaker suite of plugins. Beatmaker VICE is the drum machine plugin specialized in the sounds of the 80s. If you are looking for instantly usable Synthwave / Retrowave beats this plugin comes loaded with pre-recorded midi loops. Furthermore, you get a full set of […]

Dodge Pro review – volume shaping plugin

Dodge Pro review – volume shaping plugin Dodge Pro review

Duck, because here comes Dodge Pro. 😉 We can all agree that side-chaining and volume gating is essential in music. If you want a really impactful mix you need to balance that kick & bass to be just right! When done right the mix sounds much more powerful! Dodge Pro review I recently reviewed the Dodge […]

Massive X review – vst synth of the future?

Massive X review – vst synth of the future? Massive X Review - VST synth of the future

Massive X review and first look. In this article and video we look at the new flagship synth from Native Instruments. Is this vst synth going to replace Serum and Massive (Vanilla)? In the Massive X review & first look video we listen to some presets and talk about the interface design of Massive X. […]

Straylight review – Kontakt library showcase

Straylight review – Kontakt library showcase Straylight Review - Granular Kontakt Library

Granular synthesis is one of my favourite synthesis methods. It’s so direct and often yields very satisfying results with little effort. Straylight is a brand new granular library for the Kontakt sampler. Developed by no other than Frank Elting which was product designer on many of Native Instruments products. You probably heard about some of […]

Phase Plant Review – New Modular VST synth from Kilohearts

Phase Plant Review – New Modular VST synth from Kilohearts Phase Plant Review

Welcome to the Phase Plant Review, a new modular VST synth plugin. I recently got the Phase Plant synth from Swedish plugin company Kilohearts. The expectations wasn’t very high, since I hadn’t heard about Kilohearts before they reached out to me. But boy was I surprised to find this hidden gem among upcoming synths. When […]

MTurboDelay Review & Delay Tutorial

MTurboDelay Review & Delay Tutorial MTurboDelay Review & Delay Tutorial

In this MTurboDelay Review video I show you the powerful delay from Melda Production. It features no less than 39 delay units in one single plugin! In the MTurboDelay you find everything from analog sounding BBD (bucket brigade delays), Echo-Man to Super Pong and Tape delays. Furthermore, it also includes some special convolution prepared delays […]

The Best VST Synths 2019 – Omnisphere 2 & Zebra 2

The Best VST Synths 2019 – Omnisphere 2 & Zebra 2 Best VST Synths 2019

In this article we discover what the best VST synths of 2019 are. Finding tools and vst synth plugins that lift your creativity to new levels and let you work unbound by obstacles is hard. In this video and article I want to lift two of my absolute favourite vst synths. Synths that have helped […]

Engine Sound Design Plugin – Igniter by Krotos Audio

Engine Sound Design Plugin – Igniter by Krotos Audio Engine Sound Design Plugin IGNITER Demo & Review (2019)

Engine Sound Design Plugin IGNITER from Krotos Audio will boost your post production sound design to new levels. It’s very hard to create authentic vehicle sounds. I’ve been creating motor sounds for several motor sports games and know how hard it is to nail a believable engine sound. If you are working with sound design […]

Omnisphere 2.6 First Look & Review of New Features

Omnisphere 2.6 First Look & Review of New Features Omnisphere 2.6 First Look

Spectrasonics recently released the new update for their flagship power synth. Welcome to Omnisphere 2.6 First Look & Review of New Features! Omnisphere 2.6 First Look & Review Of New Features The first thing that strikes me after opening Omnisphere 2.6 is all the new integrated hardware profiles. Omnisphere now includes Hardware Synth Integration feature […]

Best delay plugin for vocals in 2019.

Best delay plugin for vocals in 2019. best delay for vocals 2019

A great vocal recording deserves the best effects, so use the best delay plugin for vocals in 2019! In my videos and articles I always talk about the importance of using the best tools at your disposal when creating sounds. Using the right reverb and delay effects to enhance and bring your sounds to the […]

Mastering for Spotify LUFS – How to prepare a master for Spotify?

Mastering for Spotify LUFS – How to prepare a master for Spotify? Mastering for Spotify LUFS

How do we do the audio mastering for Spotify LUFS specs? I’ve done some research to find out the latest specifications for mastering to Spotify and some other important digital streaming platforms. How can you prepare your song masters for streaming platforms like Spotify, You Tube, Tidal and Apple Music? What LUFS to master to? I […]

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