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How To Sidechain in FL Studio 20

Aug 24, 2019

Learn how to sidechain in FL Studio 20 with this sidechaining tutorial. With sidechain compression, you can make your leading elements stand out while ducking the volume of other sounds that are played at the same time. If you're wondering what sidechaining is & how to use this mixing technique...

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DAWs & Middleware

How To Convert Voice Memos to MP3/WAV in iTunes

Aug 01, 2019

This is how to convert voice memos to mp3 in iTunes. Whether you recorded a melody, Foley, or anything from your iPhone, iPod, etc, you can transfer voice memos from your iPhone to your computer and turn them into a WAV file or even an MP3. These can be used in a DAW to make sound effects, etc.

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DAWs & Middleware

How To Make Drum Loops Sound Better

Jun 27, 2019

Learn how to make drum loops and percussion sound better in this blog post. Drums can start to sound pretty stale after listing to a typical 1 or 2 bar loop for an entire song. So, In this music production tutorial, I'll teach you how to make percussion sound better.

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Composition

How To Make Better Transition Effects In Your Music

Jun 21, 2019

Learn how to make better transition effects in your music in this blog post. It's rather boring to switch from one part of your arrangement to another without any transition effects to make it a bit smoother. If you're wondering how to make your own unique transition effects, stick around.

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Sound Design

PMSFX Interview - Sound Designer Phil Michalski

Jun 13, 2019

This PMSFX interview is going to break down Phil Michalski’s experience in sound design and journey in the audio industry. You’ll learn about some of the best plugins to use when designing sound effects and how to go about making SFX too. There is so much to take away from this interview with Phil

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Sound Designers

How To Make Better Intros To Your Music

Jun 06, 2019

In this tutorial, I'll teach you how to make better intros to your music. So, if you're having a hard time trying to figure out how to simply start your song or really don't know how to make it progress, this blog post is for you.

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Composition

Chase Bethea Interview - Composer for Video Games

Jun 03, 2019

In this interview with Chase Bethea, we’ll be talking about the journey you may face as a video game music (VGM) composer and some of the process behind creating! Not only that but Chase talks about what you may expect going from different stages of work such as aspiring, part-time, and full-time.

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Composers