TUTORIAL: Sidechain Compressor, Ducker and Sidechain Filters


    In this Video I’m trying to explain (as good as I can) how to use sidechain compressors for the pumping effect. I give some tips what type of Sidechain Sources to use and how to set up your settings. Moreover, we’re talking about ducking, which is similar, but gives you more control over…

Finger Drumming Tutorial by Lab-E – Playing Hardcore on the MPC


    In this Video Lab-E is showing how he preps and plays his Live Sets on the Akai MPC Live. Moreover he shows some basic techniques on how you can get started and practice your own finger drumming. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/yTA8vPAkeG4 Harddance Producer Network (Facebook Group): http://bit.ly/GG-Network Please subscribe to my channel and leave a thumbs…

How To Make Any Distortion Asymmetrical – Hardstyle Kick Tutorial 2021


    In this Tutorial I’m showing you a simple but powerful trick on how to use Asymmetrie in a very creative way to create your Hardstyle or Rawstyle Kicks. This video might also explain why elements in your mix sound completely different from hearing them in solo. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/a5z45JigPEc Harddance Producer Network (Facebook Group): http://bit.ly/GG-Network…

Hardstyle Kick Tutorial 2021 – Hardstyle Kick from Scratch using RAW-Kick


    In this Tutorial I’m showing how I made a Hardstyle Kick from Scratch during one of my Live Streams. Obviously there are many ways to make Hardstyle Kicks like that. This is only one approach using three layers coming out of Rob Papen RAW-Kick and an additional synth layer for the Tok. I…

The ULTIMATE Synth VST – Review of Icarus 2 by Tone2


    In this Video I’m going through Tone2’s Icarus 2 Wavetable Synthsizer. I’m showing the capabilities of this Synth and why it turned to be my favourite Synth. So far this is the most versatile and best software synthesizer for Rawstyle, Frenchcore and all the other Hard Dance Genres, that I came across off….

Overview: Rob Papen Punch 2 – The Ultimate Drum Machine


    In this video I’m showing you one of my latest Plugin discoveries, which has changed and improved my workflow quite a bit. In my opinion is Rob Papen’s Punch 2 the most versatile and powerful Drum Plugin that I’ve cam across so far. It has internal Synth Engines to create your Drum Sounds…

How To Improve your RAWSTYLE KICKS by using SAMPLES


    This Rawstyle Kick Tutorial is made for beginners. Here I’m showing you how you can quickly and fairly easy improve your self made Rawstyle Kick by layering Samples to improve the weaknesses of your own Rawstyle Kick. That way you still create a unique Rawstyle Kick, but you can get it to a…

5 Mistakes To Avoid On Hardstyle/Rawphoric Leads


    In this Video I’m covering the 5 most common Mistakes that I repeatedly hear on Hardstyle, Rawstyle and Euphoric Leads. I’m also showing one example on how to make the Leads Properly. Even though this Video is labeled for Hardstyle and Rawstyle Leads, it also applies to Leads in Hardcore and Frenchcore. Enjoy!…

How I Would Start As A Hardstyle/Rawstyle Producer


    In this Video I’m answering the frequently asked question: How To Start Producing Hardstyle, Rawstyle or Hard Dance in general. I’m simply putting down the way how I would get started, if I had to do it again. Enjoy! https://youtu.be/vyvWCz5HaE4 Harddance Producer Network (Facebook Group): http://bit.ly/GG-Network Please subscribe to my channel and leave a…

How To Work With SCREECH Samples


    I see many Producers completely underestimating the great possibilities you get, when you’re using Screech samples over Synth Patches. I decided to make a video and show just a few of those endless possibilities on how to work fast, efficient and very creative with Screech Samples made either by yourself or by others….