Category: Article

  • A Brief History of Beatmaking

    A Brief History of Beatmaking

    For the last 50 years or more, technology has been helping us with our beats and has defined how we create them within our DAWs today. Let’s look back and see exactly where it all leaves us in 2023. We’re going to skip over the ‘drum machines’ of the 1950s and ’60s that used basic…

  • How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Robot

    How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Robot

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the way music is produced, opening up new possibilities for creators and changing the way we listen to and interact with music. The technology is being used in various aspects of music production, including songwriting, composing, mixing, digital sound processing, and mastering.

  • Voice Leading

    Voice leading is a fascinating compositional tool that can help you create more expressive and harmonious music. In this post, I’ll explain what voice leading is, why it is important, and how you can apply it to your own compositions. What is voice leading? Voice leading, also known as part writing, is the linear progression…