All posts by Luciana Blay

No Man’s Sky update lets you create your own tunes in-game

No Man’s Sky 2.24 introduces ByteBeat, a synthesiser and sequencer that lets players create beats inside the game. The in-game device features an envelope editor, drum machine, arpeggiator, waveform editor with randomisation. Multiple devices can be linked to create an ensemble of synthesised sounds, with synchronisation to keep them in unison. Admittedly, the demo above … Continue reading No Man’s Sky update lets you create your own tunes in-game

Classic Sounds, New Possibilities: Why Bob Made the “Clearmountain’s Domain” Mixing Plugin

Truly confident practitioners keep no secrets. Mixers are among this self-assured group of experts who, once they reach a certain level of success, are only too happy to pass their platinum techniques on to their colleagues. They do it through 1-1 mentorship, interviews, live seminars, video tutorials, and—increasingly—with signature plugins. Read more… The post Classic … Continue reading Classic Sounds, New Possibilities: Why Bob Made the “Clearmountain’s Domain” Mixing Plugin

Ableton’s Loop reveals its second wave of artists

Loop 2020, the Berlin music makers summit, has announced its second wave of artists. These innovative artists will be sharing their methods and approaches to music to attendees at the event in workshops, seminars and performances. Georgia Anne Muldrow is a multi-instrumentalist hip hop producer and singer, who will be sharing her creative methods when … Continue reading Ableton’s Loop reveals its second wave of artists

New comment by swanpor in "Ask HN: Who is hiring? (October 2019)"

Southwest Airlines | Dallas, Texas | Onsite https://www.southwest.com/ Southwest Airlines is looking for an Associate Operations Research Developer to join our Network Planning team! https://careers.southwestair.com/job/31571/Associate-Operati… Responsibilities: The Associate Operations Research Developer is responsible for building, enhancing, and supporting Network Planning’s internal tools and data processes. This role applies an analytical and technical background to solve … Continue reading New comment by swanpor in "Ask HN: Who is hiring? (October 2019)"

Spitfire Solo Violin Designed For ‘Ultra-Realistic Solo Performance’

Spitfire Audio has announced that Spitfire Solo Violin, described as “its most advanced and powerful performance instrument” is now available.… Read More Spitfire Solo Violin Designed For ‘Ultra-Realistic Solo Performance’

Dolby Atmos Finally Goes Mainstream

I posted this on my Music 3.0 blog last week but it’s a significant enough development that I thought I’d post it here as well. We finally know where all that immersive audio content that Dolby has been collecting from Universal Music Group is going to end up. The company announced its partnership with Amazon … Continue reading Dolby Atmos Finally Goes Mainstream

How to Use Drum Sample Replacement to Fatten Your Drum Kit

Modern production styles call for hard hitting drums with enough authority to punch through a dense mix. But capturing powerful, punchy drums is one of the biggest challenges in recording. The surprising secret to achieving these bracing tones is layering acoustic drums with samples. In this article I’ll lay out how to fatten up your … Continue reading How to Use Drum Sample Replacement to Fatten Your Drum Kit