As my second commissioned tutorial, I was asked to make the beat for Alice Deejay – Better off Alone.

This is an ace track with some really nice synths that aren’t too hard to emulate.   I have also written a bit extra in the tutorial text about how the epic outro is so epic as per my instructions :)

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After making the beat, I had quite a few PMs to make a karaoke version of We like Sportz for youtube, so I went ahead and obliged them :)

Check it out on my youtube channel!

As my first public commission, I was asked to make a Dirty South style beat and explain both the synths and my creative process whilst doing so – so here it is!

Don’t forget to get up in dat club!

Check out the tutorial here!

With the success of my making the beat episode for “I’m on a Boat” by The Lonely Island (It’s actually my most viewed page now!) I’ve had several requests to do other Lonely Island tracks – unusually enough, most for “We like Sportz”.

It’s a hilarious song, with one of the silliest sounding beats I can bring to mind, so I went ahead and made it.

Click here to check out my making the beat video for We Like Sportz!

How do you annoy Lady Gaga? :P

I thought I’d try doing a song in the charts that had some sweet synths in it – A bit of oscillator sync, mod bus routing with Thor and filter envelopes! All nicely summed up in under 10 minutes – what more could you want? :D

As usual, made with Reason 4.

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I’ve been wanting to do this for ages and finally got the time.   Check it out: Making Usher- Yeah in under 10 minutes (I love how much time Lil Jon spends on his productions xD)

Click here to go to the video!


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