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Making Patches Like My References to Use In My Production

Next I try to take influence from my reference tracks when sound designing… The next two videos show how I made two patches using Omnisphere and FM8. One is a ‘blip’ type sound, and the other an 80’s-inspired lead/pad. Both … Continue reading

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Loudness Reference

In addition to my other references, ‘Cry Flames’ by Rustie will be my reference for absolute minimum acceptable dynamic range and maximum perceived loudness.

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SPAN Analysis: Slugabed – Mountains Come Out Of The Sky (ARP101 Remix)

Slugabed – Mountains Come Out Of The Sky: · Working Line on SPAN: -24 · 160 BPM · Some out of phase · High Cut: extreme at 16 kHz, starting around 15 kHz Low Cut: gentle roll off around 40 … Continue reading

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SPAN Analysis: Sbtrkt – Pharaohs

Sbtrkt – Pharaohs feat. Roses Gabor: · Working Line on SPAN: -24 · 127 BPM · All in positive phase correlation · High Cut:- extreme at 18 kHz, starting around 15.8 kHz Low Cut: gentle roll off around 40 Hz … Continue reading

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SPAN Analysis: Kromestar – Family Apart

Kromestar – Family Apart: · Working Line on SPAN: -24 (but bass considerably above that line) · 143 BPM · All in positive phase correlation · High Cut: gentle roll off starting around 16-17 kHz, nothing past 22 kHz. Low … Continue reading

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SPAN Analysis: Arkist – Only If You Mean It

Arkist – Only If You Mean It: · Working Line on SPAN: -21 (a bit of midrange up to 5 dB higher peaks) · 139 BPM · A few very short out of phase sections. High Cut: gentle roll off … Continue reading

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Alix Perez Producer Masterclass part 3

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