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Automation in Logic Pro….You’re in Control automation bouncing in place building crescendos command keys filter cutoff logic pro vocals Jul 04, 2020

 

In her first lesson for Mixmasters Estelle Rubio takes a close look at using automation in Logic Pro

 

Estelle’s style spans electronic genres such as House, Latin (from her roots) and Chill-Out with releases on Atlantic Jaxx, Saifam, Looper and more, she has sung and remixed...

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Marcella Puppini: All Things Vocal finding vocalists flex time hamonizing melodyne performance vocal key vocals Jul 02, 2020

 

In her first lesson for Mixmasters Marcella Puppini discusses all things vocal, from singing in key to syncing tempo with acapellas and harmonizing. She uses Logic but most of her advice applies to all DAWs. 

Marcella Puppini has always been, throughout her career, quite difficult to...

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Saytek: House and Techno Chord Stabs in Ableton Live ableton live chord stabs chords filter delay house music theory hacks techno Jun 29, 2020

In a lesson that certainly delivers, Mixmaster resident Saytek shows you how to create House and Techno chord stabs in Ableton Live.

 

Saytek is on fire right now. With global recognition for his live production shows and a signing to Carl Cox and Christopher Coe’s label: Awesome...

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Mixing Down a Track with Slate Digital Plugins analog warmth infinity eq plugins saturation slate digital trimmer verbsuite classics Jun 27, 2020

Ian Bland is back with another lesson for Mixmasters packed with knowledge. This time he is mixing down a track with Slate Digital plugins, offering mixdown and other production tips along the way.

 

Bland is no stranger to the studio, forming one half of Dream Frequency in the 90’s,...

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Making Fat House and Techno Drums in Ableton Live #2 ableton live automation drums groove house simpler techno Jun 24, 2020

Saytek returns for part two of his Mixmasters series teaching how to make fat House and Techno drums in Ableton Live.

 

Saytek has gained international notoriety for his live looping shows and is signed to Carl Cox and Chris Coe’s label Awesome Soundwave. His teaching style is one that...

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Kreature: How to Create Melodies with Scale, Chords and Arpeggiators ableton live arpeggiators captain chords chords melodies piano keyboard guide scale Jun 23, 2020

Kreature returns with another eye-opening lesson for Mixmasters. This time he looks at how to create melodies with scale, chords and arpeggiators in Ableton Live. 

 

Kreature is adept at teaching how to get that pro sound, making it fun and easy to understand. His credentials speak for...

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House and Hard House in FL studio arrangement window filter envelope fl studio fruity balance hard house house sample organisation Jun 19, 2020

In her Mixmaster’s debut, Amber D shows how she makes House and Hard House in FL Studio.

 

Amber D has been Djing for nearly 18 years in a variety of styles, her core sound being hard house. Her finger is firmly on the pulse of what is trending, running a multitude of labels including:...

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Dubby Grooves and Minimal Rollers in Ableton Live ableton live dubby groove minimal tech track delay tuning drums voices Jun 18, 2020

In his first lesson for Mixmasters, Dexter Kane shows how to start building a minimal, dubby groove in Ableton Live.

 

Well known for a unique sound that draws from a wide range of influences. Dexter is no stranger to the studio and the club scene, with releases on his own label: Shadow...

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Creative Techniques in Logic Pro channel eq creative techniques exs24 logic pro low end balance melodic techno sidechain compression Jun 16, 2020

In a lesson for Mixmasters, Carl Bee shows some creative techniques in Logic Pro that he uses to make certified heaters. 

Making waves in Malta and internationally, Carl Bee is in his element. Running regular events in Malta and with releases on Intec, Green and more. His inspiring and...

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How to Create the Best Bass Sounds for House bass disco house house jackin' house juno 106 logic prophet v Jun 15, 2020

Mixmaster’s regular Ian Bland delivers another epic lesson exploring how to create the best bass sounds for your House productions, from synth recommendations to sidechaining, swing and more.

Ian has an impressive array of credentials, forming one half of Dream Frequency and being a...

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Ableton Push 2 Masterclass ableton live drum rack fx key notes push 2 simpler Jun 13, 2020

Do you have a Push 2 and don’t know how to use it? Or are you thinking about getting one and want some more info? In this Mixmaster’s lesson, Simon Lyon takes you through the main functions of Ableton’s Push 2 and how to get the most out of them.

 

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Remixing a Track: Where to Start? ableton live finding a track to remix house minimal r-bass remix remix approach Jun 12, 2020

In her first lesson for Mixmasters, Annie Errez gives her advice on where to start when you are remixing a track.

 

Underground artist Annie Errez has been producing for over 10 years, Djing at the Mint Club in Leeds and the Mint Warehouse among others, and is currently doing a Masters in...

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