Sonic Academy Glenn Morrison Interview TUTORiAL
Toronto native Glenn Morrison is an archetype of the modern DJ/producer star. Creating billboard charts hits, respect in the underground world with the likes of Sasha, Digweed, Maceo Plex, all showing support for his music, a DJ with residencies in Amnesia Ibiza, Space Miami, and Las Vegas.
He is also an accomplished co-writer, mastering engineering and label boss! Here on Sonic to chat about his new album ‘Into The Deep’ Glenn opens up about his writing process, how he feels about having hit big chart hits with major labels, and how his heart lies in the deep progressive sound of his new album.
Sonic Academy How To Make Uplifting Trance with Bjorn Akesson TUTORiAL
After his interview with Chris, Swedish native and uplifting trance star Bjorn Akesson is back on Sonic Academy, this time with a monster course - ‘How To Make Uplifting Trance’.
Bjorn shows from the first kick to the last effect, how to produce an uplifting 138 monster in this 7 hour course in Cubase 8. He starts by looking at how to write a main theme, builds the drums and basslines, then moves to some truly great lead layering tricks and tips and finishes off adding in some serious effects and finally mixing.
Learn from one of the hottest trance producers in the world today, right here on Sonic Academy!
Sonic Academy Sonic Feature Ferry Corsten Interview TUTORiAL
In this exclusive ‘Sonic Academy Interview’, Chris is joined by one of the greatest stars of the dance music world - Ferry Corsten.
Having created dance music classics such as 'Out Of The Blue', 'Gouryella' and his remix of 'Barber's Adagio For Strings' he has released a massive catalogue of music over the past 15 years. Ferry has also constantly toured the worlds biggest clubs and headlined the worlds biggest festivals launching his 'FULL ON FERRY' live show concept to great acclaim back in 2008.
Here he chats with Chris about how he made those classic records, what we can expect in 2016 from him, and some insider studio tips from the master of the dance floor destroyer.
Sonic Academy Sonic Feature Sneijder Interview TUTORiAL
Known for his trademark sound, a fusion of uplifting and tech trance, Sneijder is becoming one of the most in demand artists in the trance scene. Here he joins Chris to chat about his new album 'Everything Changes' his development as a producer and his career defining gigs.
Sonic Academy How To Use Arturia Jupiter 8V with King Unique TUTORiAL
In this 'How To Use Arturia Jupiter 8V with King Unique', we delve into the world of one of the most iconic synths ever made, recreated for the modern era by Arturia.
Here, King Unique takes you through the synth that has appeared on some of the worlds biggest hits. From the the VCO oscillators, the super phat filters, to the effect and performance tabs exclusive to the soft synth version. We end the course with King Unique doing some live sound design, where you can get an insight into the sound designers thought process. This synth has it all!
Sonic Academy How To Make Progressive House 2015 TUTORiAL
Sonic Academy proudly presents one of our most in depth courses to date. Welcome to 'How To Make Progressive House 2015 with Echo Sound Works'.
Taking apart this stadium filling genre, 'Echo Sound Works' expertly guides you through every nuance and twist in what is the world's most popular sound today. Right from the first video where he crafts the chords, he goes into enormous detail on every aspect of this sound showing you how to achieve a world class production standard.
Drop programming, transition effects, chords and melody writing, drop variations, mixing and finally ending with 3 massive sound design videos - this course has it all, and it's all exclusive right here on Sonic Academy.
Sonic Academy How To Use Circle2 with Multiplier TUTORiAL
Sonic Academy presents the next installment of its ‘How To Use’ series. Taking the helm this week as guest tutor is ‘Multiplier’ Uncovering the secret weapon that is ‘Future Audio Workshops - Circle2’
Loved by its users, Multiplier gives you an overview of Circle2’s beautifully elegant user interface, the lowdown on the oscillators, including Circle2’s unique Vector Phase Shaping synthesis and how and when to use those meaty filters.
Next you will get to grips with the arpeggiator, envelope modulators and master FX, finishing off with some sound design examples showing how to use this powerful synth in the real world