EDM Tutorials

How To Build EDM Chords w/ Ableton Live - The Petti Test Ep.5 (Guest: Zac Baird, KORN)

How To Build EDM Chords w/ Ableton Live - The Petti Test Ep.5 (Guest: Zac Baird, KORN)

In the latest episode of The Petti Test, Dubspot instructor and sound programmer-extraordinaire, Chris Petti explains and demonstrates how to write chords and melodies using Ableton Live Chord devices and Polysix synthesizer.

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Quick Tip: How to Make Long Pitch Bend Risers

Quick Tip: How to Make Long Pitch Bend Risers

Today I will show you a technique which is often used in EDM music.

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How To Write Dance Music Part 2: Bass

How To Write Dance Music Part 2: Bass

Last week I posted part 1 of Satoshi Tomiie’s dance music production tutorial series and it focused on kick. Here’s part 2 and in this part the veteran house music producer discusses that most crucial ...

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How To Write Dance Music Part 1: The Kick Drum

How To Write Dance Music Part 1: The Kick Drum

I have given exclusive rights to publish Satoshi Tomiie’s four part tutorial series on how to produce house music. This is part 1 and it will focus on kick drum. Its basic stuff and the ...

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Producing Guitars & Bass in Dance music - PB6

Producing Guitars & Bass in Dance music - PB6

In this Episode I will be continuing to take you through my 'Magma' Remix for Caution & Crisis.

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Logic Pro Tutorial: Using Side Chain Compression - Tips & Tricks

Logic Pro Tutorial: Using Side Chain Compression - Tips & Tricks

Dubspot Electronic Music Production and Sound Design Instructor Evan Sutton will demonstrate two techniques for sidechain compression in Logic Pro in the context of dance pop production.

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Ableton Tutorial - Vocal FX - Reverse Reverb (EDM pt. 5)

Ableton Tutorial - Vocal FX - Reverse Reverb (EDM pt. 5)

In this tutorial Mike Koglin (Noys) reveals one of his tricks for creating atmospheric build ups. He exports the main vocal with a long reverb tail then reverses this new audio, finishing off the effect with some short vocal chops.

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Ableton Tutorial - Driving Bassline (EDM pt. 2)

Ableton Tutorial - Driving Bassline (EDM pt. 2)

In this tutorial Mike Koglin (Anjunabeats) and Tempo Giusto (Echelon) demonstrate how to make a driving progressive house style bassline in Ableton Live.

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Music Theory Rhythm in Dance Music Intermediate Course14.99

Music Theory Rhythm in Dance Music Intermediate Course

In this course Jamie takes you through some fundamental music theory techniques including rhythm, meter swing, polyrhyhm and hyperbeat....

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Music Theory Scales And Modes in Electronic Dance Music14.99

Music Theory Scales And Modes in Electronic Dance Music

Learn all about Scales & Modes and how to implement them into your production in the latest of our Music Theory lineups presented by Sonic Academy's ...

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Pitched Percussion

Pitched Percussion

This month we show you how to make an EDM pitched percussive synth hook.

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