EDM Kick Drum Sound Design & Mixing - Create Awesome Kicks
What you'll learn
- Make full, punchy kick drums using Sylenth 1 or any synthesizer
- Tweak kick drums to fit perfectly in the mix
- Use EQ, compression, Distortion and more to make your kick drums sound amazing
- Sylenth1 or any other software or hardware synthesizer
- A DAW
- Plugins that you are comfortable using
Finding the right kick drum sample that fits perfectly in the mix can be difficult and time consuming. We’ve all been in a situation of going through hundreds of samples, test-fitting and processing them for hours or days, only to end up disappointed.
In this course learn how to design your own amazing kick drum samples that will fit perfectly in the mix.
In this course learn how to synthesize your own amazing kick drums that will fit perfectly in the mix. I’ll walk you through designing your own kick drum from start to finish and even show you how to perfectly match it to actual melodies and loops.
Using LennarDigital’s Sylenth1, we’ll start with a simple sine wave and end up with huge kick samples. We’ll even test drive the samples with melody and percussion loops so we can hear how they sound in action. I’ll then take you through all the effects and plugins to use to tweak your kick drum sounds.
Even if you don't own Sylenth1, the techniques you'll learn in this course can be applied using any software or hardware synthesizer you have.
Learn how to make hundreds of kick drum variations using these tips and techniques. Stop going through hundreds of samples and save yourself time and frustration.
- Kick drum design
- Transient control
- Tube saturation
Who this course is for:
- EDM producers
Electronic music producer and mixing/mastering engineer with a soft spot for melodic chord progressions and musical subtleties. With over 5 years of experience teaching mixing, mastering and production in addition to several signed releases, remixes and ongoing projects, my life revolves around this beautiful genre we call "EDM."
Whether you're just getting into the game or a seasoned pro looking to add to your bag of tricks, I'm 100% certain you'll find what you're looking for in at least one of my courses.