What Is A Scratch Track?

If you’re a musician or are somebody that has been around music recording sessions. Scratch track is obviously a term that you’ve come across before. A Scratch track is simply a rough recorded guide of a section or a song that acts a reference when recording the final takes of instruments or vocals. A Scratch… Continue reading What Is A Scratch Track?

What Is MIDI?

If you’re into audio production then the term “midi” is something you’ve likely come across. For example Midi Keyboards are everywhere now and you may have wondered what Midi actually is. Not to worry, this post will discuss what exactly midi means and what it is. With that said… What is Midi? First things first,… Continue reading What Is MIDI?

Does Vinyl Sound Better?

Vinyl has been around for a long time and will forever remain a classical part of music. One of the most frequent questions I run into in most forums is: “Does Vinyl sound better?” This post will therefore answer this question and provide valuable reasoning around the answer so you have a deeper understanding and… Continue reading Does Vinyl Sound Better?

Additive And Subtractive Synthesis (The Difference)

Additive synthesis is a sound synthesis practice that creates timber (tone color or tone quality) by adding sine waves together. On the other hand, Subtractive synthesis is a sound synthesis practice that alters the timber of a sound by using a filter that reduces (attenuates) any sine waves (partials) in a given audio signal. Additive… Continue reading Additive And Subtractive Synthesis (The Difference)

How Can I Protect My Beats From Being Stolen?

The internet is a double edged sword because it has made things easier whilst making other things relatively difficult.  One of its more negative effects is on the music industry; in that, it has made people stealing other peoples intellectual property relatively easy due to illegal downloads. One of the affected parties are beat makers… Continue reading How Can I Protect My Beats From Being Stolen?