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How to Finger Drum Like OddKidOut

Following on from yesterday's release of On My Mind, super-creative and finger-drumming powerhouse, OddKidOut, chats with us about pad drumming, production and Maschine.

5 Production Tips with Eelke Kleijn

Eelke Kleijn, acclaimed Dutch producer, DJ, flim, trailer, commerical and video game composer is a technical whiz and gearhead. Here he shares 5 pro music production and sound design tips and tricks.

Interview: Polo & Pan Talk Producing Feel Good EP

Parisian electro duo Polo & Pan released a stunning four-track EP Feel Good in July 2020. We caight up with them over email keen to discover more about their production process.

Interview: Bronson (ODESZA & Golden Features) Reveal Their Production Processes

Recently released on Ninja Tune, Bronson's debut album follows the transition of ODESZA and Golden Features' collaborative transition from arena dance to an edgy, darker underground sound.

Third Son Talks Writing & Producing Latest Album 20 Days In... 20 Days

Having released 20 Days back in May to international acclaim, Third Son is back with the remixes of his debut album. Here he talks about his creative approach, production considerations and more.

Cassian: Grammy-Nominated Mixing Engineer On Stunning Debut Album, Laps

Cassian, mixing engineer for RÜFÜS DU SOL, opens up on creating his debut album and overcoming perceived failures in the music industry that have helped him release highly-acclaimed album, Laps.

From Night to Day: Tim Green On DJing & Producing For Daylight Parties

Championed by Sven Väth, Tim Green has evolved his music towards the light with daytime parties now his preferred performance slot. He reveals how to produce and DJ melodic dance tunes for daylight.

Source of Uncertainty: Steve Horelick On Synths, Buchla & The Reading Rainbow Soundtrack

If you're in the mood to listen to a podcast on Buchla synthesisers, featuring artists, manufacturers and more, then go subscribe to Source of Uncertainty. Episode 11 shines the spotlight on Steve H.

Steve Horelick On Generating Rich, Evolving Buchla Synth Waveforms On Emotive EP, Oceana

"Emotive" synth music is commonplace on Spotify and Youtube. But, on the new Oceana EP, Steve Horelick adds extra dimensions to the music with his trusty Buchla synths and heartfelt intention.

Rodriguez Jr. Talks Inspiration & Production Techniques Employed On New Album, Blisss

Award-winning electronic music producer, synthesist and live performer Olivier Mateu, aka Rodriguez Jr., reveals the process and tech behind the new album, Blisss.

Lockdown & Quarantine Vs Creativity & Music: 9 Producers Speak Out

9 prominent musicians and producers reveal how enforced isolation and quarantine is affecting them and how they are making music in the time of the Coronavirus.

5 Female Producers & DJs On Tech, Gender & The Music Industry

To mark International Women's Day, five on the rise female producers and DJs reveal their progress, challenges and observations in a male dominated industry.

UVI Sound Designers Reveal How They Sampled 250 Vintage Synths

There's five sound designers at UVI responsible for the vast array of sampled instruments that are part of their highly acclaimed Vintage Vault 3. Find out their sampling workflow secrets here.

Interview: Victor Ruiz

Victor Ruiz has gained international acclaim for his original productions, remixes and signature sound. We caught up with him to find out how he works and what his future holds.

Interview: Geert Bevin, Developing Innovative Tools For Musicians

Geert Bevin has been a pioneer of MIDI, musical instrument and software design for many years. We caught up with him to find out what makes him tick and what his future holds.