Sonic Academy Sean Tyas Interview TUTORiAL
Sean Tyas burst onto the scene in 2006 when his debut single "Lift” immediately hit number 1 on Beatport. What followed was a consistent flow of beatport number 1’s.
Here to chat to Chris about his highly regarded debut artist album "Degeneration” Sean reveals some great insights into how the album was made, his favourite plugins and how the scene has changed over the past 10 years.
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 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 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 James Dymond Interview TUTORiAL
In this exclusive follow up to his monster course last week, Chris catches up with producer James Dymond to chat all things studio and production.
After the fantastic response to his previous course we had to ask James Dymond back to bring you another top notch FL Studio course. This time round we got him to produce an earth shattering ’How To Make Progressive Psy Trance in FL Studio'
Sonic Academy Sonic Feature Timecop 1983 Interview TUTORiAL
Following on from his hugely popular synthwave course, Chris is joined by the course creator 'Timecop1983' from his studio in Holland.
Here he finds out a little more about the producer himself, the ever growing synthwave scene, and where to go if you wanted to find out more about this genre.
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.