I’ve made the second “making the beat” episode, explaining how to make the beat for “I’m on a Boat” by The Lonely Island. Also has a link to my band “You and What Army”‘s Rave/Rap/Rock cover of said song :D Bonus!

Check them both out here!

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!

I’m back in the swing of making tutorial videos!

I’ve been writing loooads of dance and trance lately so I thought for a change of pace I’d do a bit of the ol’ hip hop!   That high pitched almost painful lead effect found in the old school gangstuh rap is now yours to command!

Just head over here for the tutorial!

Okay, so I want to make a big fat immense sounding pad effect to compliment a beautiful high choir sample, but all the presets seem lacking. It is easy to assume that since none of the presets have that power, it is unfeasible to get the sound I’m looking for. WRONG! All it means is it’s time to take things into your own hands…

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At the request of a youtube message, I’ve made a tutorial describing how to make a strong bass effect in Reason using the Thor synth!


Video Tutorial – Making a powerful trance bass synth in reason

If you have any other suggestions for tutorials, don’t hesitate to contact me and ask!

At the request of a message on Youtube, my third tutorial video has been uploaded!

Video Tutorial – Building a Trance Loop in Reason

Any more requests – just ask!


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