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Are You Using these 2 Arrangement Techniques? 🤔

We have all been there... We have all worked on an arrangement to try and listened to the song over and over until we get tired of the song and put i...

How to Create the Bouncing Ball Delay Effect

In this quick video, I will show you how to create the Bouncing Ball Delay Effect in any DAW and with almost any Delay Plugin. The Bouncing Ball De...

How to Add Variation to Your Instruments

We all have those tracks that never make it off our hard drives. Breaking out of the dreaded 8 bar loop and completing your arrangements is n...

Music Production Rule of 3

Are you having trouble creating an interesting arrangement that keeps your audience's attention from start to finish? In this tutorial, we...

How to Make Future House

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How to Make a Future Bass Synth

4 Tips For Bigger Drops

How To Create A Larger Than Life Drop

Having an impactful drop or chorus is crucial to your tracks success as this is the most impactful part of your song. The actual production and mix...

Saving Multiple Versions of Your Project

Every single creative or technical decision that you make when producing can have an influence on all subsequent producing decisions. If you...

Creating a Song Structure

Many producers struggle to create a compelling arrangement that interests the listener from start to finish. In addition, they also struggle...

Why You Are Struggling To Make a Professional Track?

Making a professional song is difficult. In the modern production world, we are all expected to be producers, mixing engineers, sound designers, and...

How To Use Reference Tracks

Reference tracks are essential for learning how to mix your track on a professional level. These reference tracks provide you with a sonic fo...

How To Add Variation To Your Track

We have all been working on a project and then suddenly hit by a creative roadblock. You run out of ideas and am not sure how to progress wit...

Leave Them Wanting More

When your audience is done listening to the end of a particular section of your track (drop, verse, intro, etc.), they should want to hear more of t...

How To Create A Song Arrangement

How To Create A Song Arrangement & Structure

3 Tips For A Better Arrangement

3 Tips For A Better ArrangementIt is no secret that the recipe to a well-crafted song is a solid musical arrangement. There have been countless tutori...

Top 5 Tips For Finishing Your Musical Arrangements

Top 5 Tips For Finishing Your Musical ArrangementsSometimes an Idea for a song can come easily. You may get inspired by listening to new music or afte...

How To Keep Your Song Arrangements Interesting

How To Keep Your Song Arrangements InterestingSong ArrangementA term that has been so loosely thrown around among musicians, producers, songwriters, a...