If you have hundreds of 8 or 16 bar loops on your hard drive, the chances are you want to turn some of those into full songs, and actually finish your music. Going from a loop to whole song arrangement is one of the BIGGEST problems I get asked about, so today I’m going to share with you 6 simple steps which will help you take your ideas into fully finished songs.
They might be chord progressions, melody ideas, beats or vocals. In this video I share with you 6 steps you can take to select the best bits, and then finish your music. These techniques work for any style of music and in any music making software.
Learn how to make house music in Ableton Live with this step-by-step tutorial.
If you want to make piano house like MK, or deep house, I’ll take you step by step through the entire process, covering all the bells and whistles (disclaimer: no ACTUAL bells or whistles are used).
Mixing is a vital part of the music production process, whether you are mixing your own song (or mixing someone else’s).
Learning to mix can be tricky, though (and practise makes perfect), so I’ve put together my top 14 mixing tips to help you understand how to mix from home with nothing more than a laptop, cheap software and a pair of headphones.
This in-depth tutorial will show you how to produce trance music using Ableton Live, but the techniques can be applied in ANY genre of electronic dance music, and in ANY DAW.
If you’ve ever wondered how to make trance music like Armin Van Buuren, Ferry Corsten, or Tiesto, in this trance tutorial I show you some techniques you can use in your own music.
Here are 8 ways to make money from your music in 2020! If you want to get paid for your music, keep 100% of your streaming royalties, or learn how to start making $1000s today with the resources you already have, I’ll show you how to make money from music production online today.
How to sell music has changed so much over the past 10 years, but it’s still possible to make a living from your music without being a world-famous superstar.
Music producers and artists often seem to suffer from depression from time to time, so here are 10 tools I use to get out of depression.
We go into some of the reasons I think help contribute towards depression in musicians and artists, and then the 10 steps I take to help myself get out of it...
Welcome to your ultimate guide for Black Friday and Cyber Monday audio plugin deals in 2019!
If you are a music producer, Black Friday is often the time when there are the best deals on premium and 3rd party plugins, software, samples and presets.
I’ve been asked to give feedback on HUNDREDS of tracks since starting EDMtips a couple of years ago, and I see the same mistakes cropping up time and time again.
So, with that in mind, here are the 7 BIGGEST mistakes I see new (and old) music producers making.
Knowing them will hopefully help you avoid them! 😜