Tag Archives: Sounds

Learn how Logic Pro X’s Space Designer can send your sounds into orbit

It’s certainly no secret that audio effects are capable of transforming instruments, adding flair and interest. Our Logic Pro Tips lessons have demonstrated the power of audio effects, particularly in the tutorial on Phat FX. Now, it’s time to take a look at Logic Pro X‘s well-loved reverb unit, Space Designer. The convolution reverb plug-in … Continue reading Learn how Logic Pro X’s Space Designer can send your sounds into orbit

Honoring Florian is a free library of Kraftwerk-inspired sounds for Ableton Live, TR-8S, more

This has been a season of obituaries, but when it comes to music, tributes can’t be silent. Francis Preve has a special set of free sounds on his Symplesound platform. The post Honoring Florian is a free library of Kraftwerk-inspired sounds for Ableton Live, TR-8S, more appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.

Stay home, patch stuff – watch Eden Grey walk through lovely, layered modular sounds

Musician and community organizer Eden Grey is sharing some of the sounds she’s patching together, and talking about how they’re made. The post Stay home, patch stuff – watch Eden Grey walk through lovely, layered modular sounds appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.

Learn how to modulate your sounds in Ableton Live

Ableton Live is endowed with a host of powerful audio effects that can add flair and nuance to your audio. In our new Ableton Live Tutorials video, MT Expert Liam O’Mullane breaks down Live’s Chorus, Flanger and Phaser. Learn as he explains the mechanics behind each one and shows how each parameter affects the sound. … Continue reading Learn how to modulate your sounds in Ableton Live

Get lost in stupidly ace sounds and imagery of the algorave, then get smarter and make your own

Algorave culture has been training years for this – it’s an audiovisual form that can make even a screen and streamed sound really come alive. Just watch – and actually, don’t just watch, here’s how to learn, too. Normally, algorave articles talk breathlessly about code, blah blah, people coding on screen, isn’t that nerdy, look … Continue reading Get lost in stupidly ace sounds and imagery of the algorave, then get smarter and make your own

Free Sample Pack Features ‘Busted’ 808 Sounds

Wavparty has released Busted Fake Oh 8, a sample library that captures what happens “when you take a perfectly good drum machine and run it through a gauntlet of Eurorack filters, effects, wavefolders and compressors”.… Read More Free Sample Pack Features ‘Busted’ 808 Sounds

SampleScience releases Vaporwaves 2 and a free plug-in for analogue sounds

SampleScience has been on a bit of a roll this month, with two plug-ins launched in the first week of April, both with lo-fi characteristics. Both VHS Waves and 80s TV Drums romanticised the sounds of the 1980s and the two new plug-ins announced this week appear to continue the trend – albeit with a … Continue reading SampleScience releases Vaporwaves 2 and a free plug-in for analogue sounds

Totally tube-ular: weird and wonderful sounds of Erica’s new Fusion modular system

The synth world may be quieter this April, but that isn’t stopping the saturated, screaming sounds of tubes. Erica Synths have both a new system and new modules, true to their post-Communist, tube-loving legacy. I’m going to say some words, but let’s marvel for a moment at the grungy, powerful industrial instrumentalism here first: Tubes … Continue reading Totally tube-ular: weird and wonderful sounds of Erica’s new Fusion modular system

This Is What Coronavirus Sounds Like

Coronavirus is no joke. Even if you’re not ill from it, you’re still experiencing a disruption in your lifestyle because of it. But like many other things that we’ve seen in the past turned into music, so can the spike protein of coronavirus. A team of scientists from MIT have turned it into a preliminary … Continue reading This Is What Coronavirus Sounds Like