HDPN 004 – Interview with DJ Smurf

05.07.2020

DJ Smurf is a Hardcore DJ and Producer from Newcastle, England. As DJ Smurf he has been in this business for 25+ Years and played pretty much all Major Events. He is a very entertaining DJ and known for having a good sense of humour in his tracks as well as on his social Media….

HDPN 003 – Interview with DJ Mutante Part 2/2

28.06.2020

DJ Mutante is a Canadian DJ and Producer mostly know for his Frenchcore Production. He played all around the world and on every major event like Dominator and Masters of Hardcore. He’s one of the pioneers of the Frenchcore Genre making his first release all the way back in 2005 on the legendary label Psychik…

HDPN 002 – Interview with DJ Mutante Part 1/2

21.06.2020

DJ Mutante is a Canadian DJ and Producer mostly know for his Frenchcore Production. He played all around the world and on every major event like Dominator and Masters of Hardcore. He’s one of the pioneers of the Frenchcore Genre making his first release all the way back in 2005 on the legendary label Psychik…

How To Mix Low Pitched VOCALS In Rawstyle

15.06.2020

Lately it’s very popular in Rawstyle to pitch the vocals down. Unfortunately, more often than not you can’t really understand a word of the vocals. I thought it might be a good idea to share a couple of tips and tricks on how to deal with them. In this Video I’m showing a few little…

HDPN 001 – Interview with Vi Ta Lee

14.06.2020

My guest today is Vi Ta Lee. He comes all the way from Israel. Chance is good that you never heard of him, but there is a 99% chance that you heard his work. In my opinion he’s one of the most creative and talented sound designers for the harder styles. You can hear his…

3 Tips On How To Make Screech Patterns

09.06.2020

Here’s another edit from my weekly live stream, showing you 3 different approaches on how to create screech patterns. Unfortunately, I was dealing with huge latencies therefore my keyboard playing is not as good as it could be.    Please leave a thumbs up, if you liked the video. Since I’m providing this knowledge for…

6 Tips: How To Become A Better Producer

29.05.2020

I’ve collected my 6 best tips to really improve as a producer. Check them out, decide for yourself what you want to apply and go to work!!! 1. Improve workflow – Templates, Custom Chains, Presets Make sure that every time you go in the studio you make the most use out of your time. That…

How To Recycle Rawstyle Kicks

27.03.2020

Recently I discovered this technique to re-use your old kicks and make them sound nice and fresh. I just used a Sampler some EQ and Distortion. The “magic” happened with the additional use of SerumFX adding another sub bass as well as Reverb and Distortion with heavy use of Serums internal modulation capabilities. Obviously, this…

Sonarworks Reference – What Is It And Do You Need It?

22.03.2020

This question came up in our Facebook Community “The Hard Dance Producer Network”. My first contact with the Sonarworks Headphone Reference Plugin was around 2015. Since a couple of years I’ve been using it all the time. In this Video I’ll show what it is, what it does and discuss if it might be something,…