Tag Archives: Trap

Sample and Hold: Making Emo Trap With Creator

Welcome to Sample and Hold, the series on the LANDR Blog where we highlight one unique crate-digging session and the digger’s gold we came back with using Selector—the world’s first AI sample recommendation tool Last week LANDR launched the beta version of Creator, LANDR’s new online beat making tool that makes it super easy to … Continue reading Sample and Hold: Making Emo Trap With Creator

Point Blank Tutorial: Making a trap beat in 10 minutes on the MPC One

You don’t have to look very far to come across a world-class producer that’s made magic with a machine from AKAI‘s MPC range. J Dilla, Mark Ronson, MF Doom, Dr Dre, Kanye West, Outkast and Moodymann are just some of the iconic names that have found success thanks to these legendary samplers. Now, a new … Continue reading Point Blank Tutorial: Making a trap beat in 10 minutes on the MPC One

Trap Hats: 4 Hi-Hat Techniques Every Trap Producer Uses

Trap hats are instantly recognizable. Just walk down a busy street and you’ll hear them clicking away in someone’s car. They’re fast and they’re rhythmically complex, so it takes a bit of practice to get them right. But finding a unique trap hat sound can be creatively inspiring– entire trap subgenres like Drill and Footwork … Continue reading Trap Hats: 4 Hi-Hat Techniques Every Trap Producer Uses

The 10 Best Trap Sample Packs

Today, using trap sample packs is a key part of your workflow when you’re a trap beat maker. You need those haunting chimes, playful flutes, and chilled out synth lines to make a beat that truly slaps. And that doesn’t take into account how hard it is to find an 808 kick drum that’ll crush … Continue reading The 10 Best Trap Sample Packs

How to Make a Trap Beat With Lethal

Producer/Rapper GrandBuda teaches you how to make a trap beat using Lethal from Lethal Audio and Ableton. Lethal is the first plugin from LANDR Rent-to-own plugins. It’s a powerful ROMpler style synth plugin that packs a huge library of presets and sound design tools. In this four part series Grandbuda covers all the basics to … Continue reading How to Make a Trap Beat With Lethal