Alliance - Fire Strings Demo & Quick Look

Alliance - Fire Strings Demo & Quick Look

"Fire Strings" is a collaboration between Paris Sampling and Alliance Divergent Audio Group. “Fire Strings” is the ultimate cinematic hybrid tension instrument featuring a collection of tonal, aleatoric and rhythmic content performed by electric violin and guitar captured via high end analogue gear (Neve, API, Universal Audio, Manley, etc) put through sound design processes and housed in a bespoke hybrid interface.

How Should You Bounce Down Your Music?

How Should You Bounce Down Your Music?

So here we looked to tackle the question of the best way to bounce in logic pro x. Now il come clean i went into this think it was going to be a bunch of.... And to be fair i'm still undecided. But there is without question a difference when you think about what settings are best to export with in logic pro x. 

As you will see or have seen in the video there is a difference between the best settings for a bounce down but where this falls apart slightly is that I (while in some half decent headphones too) could exactly tell one as being objectively better from the other. 

Mastering A Beat Tape

Mastering A Beat Tape

(my process for "mastering" a project)

Warrior Sound Beat Tape Vol2 out April 30th. Pre follow on spotify
http://bit.ly/wsbv2

DISCLAIMER
im not telling you how to master a project, im not saying this is the way to do it at all even. If you think i'm wrong cool go prove it with actions.

So here we are im putting together beat tape vol2 (Out April 30th 2018 FYI). And i just though id share my process of "mastering" these little projects. 10 beats knocked up over 11 weeks, its not a money project if i were to spend £250 (or more) on getting it professionally mastered there would be no up side no benefit. 

I put these out for the guys who listen to my beats, who free style over my beats or just vibe with what im trying to do. More over i do have the skill to put together a project like this and have it translated on other speakers, theres a slew of tunes out there I produced mixed and mastered. 

So all this is, Is an insight into my process my thinking of how to master a beat, or in this case how to master a beat tape. because there is a difference when you want to try and gell a whole project into one cohesive thing.

All the Best

Unders

Trigga Ryder - Man On a Mission

Warrior Sound debut 2018 EP & Music Video

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Trigga Ryder Man On A Mission produced by warrior sound beats, recorded in manchester. Footage by Anubis Media Manchester.

The first EP produced by Warrior Sound and released in January 2018.

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Balance Kick And Bass

Balance Kick And Bass

Its the eternal mixing and music production struggle. The kick and the bass war with each other, fighting for space and supremacy. But you must mediate a truce between these to waring factions. Because together they can work together to build a strong stable foundation to support!

Well the rest of the mix really.... 

its quite a simple premise and there are a bunch of ways to tackle it, Find out  how EQ can help carving out a little balance of the two is an essential part, determining where the two conflict and adjusting accordingly depends both on notation and frequency content. Hope this little how to Balance Kick And Bass Using EQ and Multiband Compression helps you.

Make Your Drums Knock Harder - Logic Pro Tutorial

Here are a couple of simple little tricks you can apply in logic pro to get the drums in your track to really smack harder.

First off we take a drum loop that vibes nice but the kick sucks! i mean it sucked so hard it was just MEH.

get a kick to layerer that loop with that hits the spots the loop is missing. And then we use a trick in the logic compressor to get that drum knocking. Once that works theres something more we can do with the drum bus itself to really get the drums popping out in a mix and really make your drums knock.