8th December 2009
Sample library producer Sample Magic is sharing the secrets of house music production in a new 144-page full-colour book packed with hundreds of walk-throughs, hints, tips and insights from some of the biggest names in the industry.
All parts of the production process are covered, including: making beats, drum sounds, basslines, structure,
instrumentals, FX, mixing, vocals, mastering, remixes, programming ideas and more. Every style of house is covered, from minimal to tribal, electro to progressive, soulful to jackin'.
In-depth tutorials reveal the tricks of the pros, with step-by-step tutorials using Logic, Cubase and Live. A bonus CD includes 500+MB of exclusive samples to get you started.
The Secrets of House Music Production was written by Marc Adamo (DJ Magazine, Future Music) with contributions from Wolfgang Gartner, Way Out West, Sharooz and a foreword by Mark Knight. It is available for pre-order now and retails at £34.95 from www.samplemagic.com. Further details and example spreads can also be downloaded.
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