2 Tricks to Program More Realistic Hi Hats

Here are two tricks to help you program more realistic sounding hi hats. Pretty simple when it comes down to it: Alter your velocity Apply randomization Just these 2 things will help liven up your hats and give them a more human feel. Let me know how it worked for you. If you have an A/B listening example definitely send it to me and I’ll include it on this post. Until next time..  

Drum Programming

Here is a collection of some of the drum programming tutorials I’ve done so far. Expect a lot more to come! And let me know if there’s anything else you’d like to see in the comments in terms of how to program more realistic sounding drum parts. Enjoy…    

Moving the Meter Ep. 23

Got into some stage light programming with Enttec DMXIS and Ableton Live tonight. I have been learning some lighting design lately, and am just starting to program shows for my tracks. Tonight we worked on lights for my remix of Selena Gomez’s Wolves. Only got 2 par cans hooked up so far, and still getting the hang of it. But having a ton of fun! Definitely starting to see how I can do bigger things w/ lights. Until next time..  

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How to Isolate Vocals

Welcome to this tutorial series on how to isolate vocals. We’ll cover how to extract vocals and how to remove vocals from a song — they’re really two sides of the same coin. Let's get into it!