Get that Sound: Clean Bandit - Rather Be

Posted Nov. 12, 2014, 12:09 p.m.

It happens all the time. You hear a song on the radio, on Spotify or on YouTube and you're thinking "Wow, THAT sound is really nice. How do I get that?".

That's exactly what we thought when we heard Clean Bandit's song 'Rather Be'. So after some research time in the lab, Mattias shows you how to recreate the main synth sound from that song in this tutorial video:

Listen to the original song:


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Download the patch as a .thor file.

 

 

 

Posted Nov. 12, 2014, 12:09 p.m.

Hard-hitting Dubstep drums

Posted Oct. 6, 2014, 2:44 p.m.

Hard-hitting drums that really cut through the mix is key to any electronic music. But how do you get it right? Luckily, Max Rehbein is here to show you. Learn how to layer your sounds, EQ to perfection and spice things up with creative FX in this advanced tutorial.

Posted Oct. 6, 2014, 2:44 p.m.

Creative effects with Synchronous

Posted May 22, 2014, 1:15 p.m.

Max Rehbein is back to show you the ins and outs of Synchronous, the timed modulation effect Rack Extension from Propellerhead. Learn how to take a sound from dull and lifeless to interesting in no time. And when you've spiced up your sounds and it's time to mix, Synchronous is a toolbox of useful features. Max shows how you can save tons of time by using it for quick and easy side-chaining.

GET SYNCHRONOUS


 

Posted May 22, 2014, 1:15 p.m.

Creating a rich pad sound with Parsec

Posted Feb. 24, 2014, 1:36 p.m.

Always right on the cutting edge of sound design, Max Rehbein is back with another tutorial. This time he dives into the Parsec Spectral Synthesizer to create a rich pad sound and then take it further, morphing it into a beautiful ambient drip.

You have to hear it to believe it!

Posted Feb. 24, 2014, 1:36 p.m.

Additive sound design with Parsec

Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 9:53 a.m.

The Parsec Spectral Synthesizer is a sound designers dream. With two independent sound engines, up to 1024 oscillators per voice, a wide range of sound sculpting tools, built-in effects and free modulation routing, Parsec is capable of an incredibly wide range of sounds.

In this tutorial, product specialist Mattias shows you how to create a beautiful bell sound from scratch. If you want to go deeper with Parsec, this video is for you. Also, make sure you download the Reason 7 song file (below) to hear Parsec in action!

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Download the .reason song file (requires Reason 7)

Posted Nov. 22, 2013, 9:53 a.m.