How to make Electro and Big Beats

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Redeem Voucher

This course is designed for those wishing to produce that big room electro or dubstep sound using Punx Soundcheck's Badman

This course is for those of you with a good basic knowledge of Logic, you should consider taking the Introduction course if you are new to the programme.

Course Outline
At the start of the course you will concentrate on the drum patterns, loops and variations including Dub-Step drops. Then moving onto  bassline creation and addition of elements including bouncing/chopping and the addition of vocals, extra percussion and unique sounds. The third week will look at arrangements including construction and exit from the "middle 8". The final week will look at processing and automation, including dynamic effects and mixdown.

At the end of each section we will assess what you have learnt and test your knowledge, this will really help you gauge if you have understood the lessons and make sure you are understanding the subjects. You get 8 weeks access to the portal and you can watch the videos as many times as you like, the course notes are yours to keep and download onto your computer. This is not just a set of tutorials but a structured course with Templates to work from and Full course notes to follow. You will receive tasks and goals before each tutorial and a main task at the end of each section designed to really move you forward and text your Knowledge. Download the parts and Audio files from the track and create your own remix, upload your tracks to the Subbass online soundcloud page for review and submission to the Subbass label. See how Punx Soundcheck mixdown and Master with a Kissy Sell Out Remix.


Course Structure
Tutorial 1 Creating Drums
Tutorial 2 Drawing Drum Patterns
Tutorial 3 Variations in drums Drum Loops
Tutorial 4 Processing Your Drums
Tutorial 5 Adding Compression to Your Drums

Tasks and Assessments

Tutorial 6 Creating Bassline

Tutorial 7 Bouncing and Chopping your parts

Tutorial 8 Adding Noises 
and Extra Percussion

Tutorial 9 Working With Vocals
Tutorial 10 Creating Unique Sounds
Tasks and Assessments

Tutorial 11 Arrangement

Tutorial 12 Arrangement
Part 2 The First Drop
Tutorial 13 Arrangement
Part 3 Building To Your Break

Tutorial 14 Arrangement
Part 4 The Breakdown
Tutorial 15 Building Depth Into You Track
Tasks and Assessments

Tutorial 16 Processing and Automation

Tutorial 17 Dynamic Effects

Tutorial 18 Dynamic Effects Part 2
Tutorial 19 Track Automation

Tutorial 20 Preparing for the Mixdown

Tutorial 21 Mixing Down Your Track
Tutorial 22 Mastering
Tutorial 23 Mastering Part 2
Final Task

With  full course notes and diagrams, you will feel like you are in the Subbass studio We will even give you the parts to a Punx Soundcheck track to create your own remix.

Subbass Online Courses operate in a secure and separate environment. Please follow the link to purchase this course. You will receive usernames and login details once the payment is successful. Please note your 3 months access to the portal starts once you have received your confirmation email


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