May 22, 2013
Learning how to create a sound in any sort of music making program can be a difficult task given that fact that there are so many ways to achieve the same type of sound. It can be as easy or as difficult as you make it, but there are some methods that offer you a level of control that others cannot. Developers, since the birth of the plug-in, have been looking for easier ways of achieving a desired sound or effect without having to start from scratch. This is equivalent to buying pancake mix instead of taking out the flour and trying to make it yourself. The end result should be the same, but one of them offers a little more flexibility within the process.
Dubstep production is not just significant because it is seen as a new genre of electronic music, but because it has also created instruments of …
April 12, 2013
It is safe to say that making music in 2013 is easier than ever – but let’s not confuse that with the idea that every track that is made in a bedroom is worth of being listened to. When the pool or participants grows larger you will end up with a few that are on top of their game, only to have the majority riding coat-tails, hoping to get noticed. Consider the guitar and guitarists, for example. To even be competent with one, you need to have years of practice and experience. By picking a guitar up today, you might learn a thing or two – but you will be far from where an experienced sixth grader is at.
This is not comparable to making music behind a computer. The instrument itself is already taken care of – meaning that you only need to worry about the construction of music, …