4 Tricks for Producers to Perfect Their Tracks

There is a big jump from laying down your ideas in the DAW to the finished track. Most producers undergo many hours of processing and polishing before they feel comfortable publishing the song. This can lead to ear fatigue and poor judgement because you are so used to the elements that they cannot be mixed properly. This article outlines some of the steps employed by producers around the world to ensure they output the quality they need. […]

Ableton Live 10 for Trance and Techno producers Part I: New Devices

Finally, Ableton Live 10 has been announced, and is out on beta. There have been a plethora of articles and lists made to spell out the new features and updates to the DAW, but few have focused on what the update offers for making specific genres. Producers of Techno and/or Trance will find that Ableton Read more about Ableton Live 10 for Trance and Techno producers Part I: New Devices[…]

Exclusive Interview: Grensta

How did you get into DJing/Music Production? I have always been fascinated with DJ culture and the art of making music. I was, and still am, heavily into hip hop. The gritty drums and production style of “boom boom bap” hip hop really transferred over to underground house and tech for me. After DJing for Read more about Exclusive Interview: Grensta[…]

Exclusive Interview: SHADED

We speak to SCI+TEC regular and up and coming Minimal Techno DJ/Producer SHADED about the battle between analog & digital, his musical background and his upcoming gig at Synergy festival in South Africa. How did you get into DJing/Music Production? I got into music production well before DJ’ing as I have always been into making music. Read more about Exclusive Interview: SHADED[…]

Stephen Kirkwood-The Hook Interview

Our founder and World touring DJ and Producer Stephen Kirkwood gives an in depth interview of what’s been happening over the past year in his busy lifestyle. In his latest Interview, we get a detailed look at the life of a musician and businessman. check out the spread below!

SKapade Studios: Dance Music Production Services Scotland and the Underground Scene

We share our thoughts on dance music production in Scotland and how it’s changed over the years.   The Scottish dance music scene has always been a thriving and passionate one. As a nation, we’ve had our fair share of worldwide success and the list of Scottish artists who have established themselves amongst the all Read more about SKapade Studios: Dance Music Production Services Scotland and the Underground Scene[…]