Music Production, Sound Design

How To Create Sweeps In Fl Studio 12

In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to create sweepers with 3xosc and automation in Fl Studio. The 3xosc If you have been using Fl Studio for so long, you would notice the 3xosc, it has been around for a long time in Fl Studio. The 3xosc is a simple synthesizer that can be used to create leads, basslines, plucks and pads. One of the great ways I have used this plugin is to quickly create a white noise sweepers. Using 3xosc & Filter For Creating Sweeps All we have to do to create sweepers in 3xosc…

Music Production, Sound Design

Fl Studio 12: The Easiest Way To Create A Lead Sound In Fl Studio

In this tutorial, I will be showing you one of the easiest ways you can create a lead sound in Fl Studio. If you have already read my article on the insight about sound designing, then you should know how it works. How A Lead Will Look In Waveform A lead sound mostly have a saw in its waveform, to build a lead sound then you should try using a saw oscillator, thou, we have a different kind of saw shapes, i.e., Tri saw, double saw and more. I will be using Fl Studio Native for this tutorial which is…

Music Production

Fl Studio: Using The Mixer Menu In Fl Studio 12

Fl Studio: Using The Mixer Menu In Fl Studio 12 I will be guiding you on how to use the mixer menu in Fl Studio, you shouldn’t be surprise of what the mixer will contain, from the word mix. The mixer contains Volume, panning, controls, stereo separation, mono switch, loading mixing effects and more. Using The Mixer Menu Lets quickly get to the mixer menu and view what it can do. First of all, open Fl Studio and you can launch the mixer, either by pressing F9 on your keyboard or by using the mixer icon as shown below. I…

Sound Design

How Subtractive Synthesizer Works

In this article, I am going to show you what you need to know about sound designing in a Synthesizer, the audio signal workflow you should follow to create a different texture of sounds and more. Myth About Synthesizers Do you wonder what different set of knobs, buttons, parameters and what seems like a mystery in that particular synth does? I would say they are all set for an audio signal path you follow to create a sound. For instance, to prepare a cooked rice, you need to follow the process of washing the rice > boiling your water >…

Reviews, Sound Design

Sylenth1: Review Of Sylenth1 Version 3.0

Sylenth is a powerful virtual analog VSTi Synthesizer plugin developed and own by LennarDigital. You can use Sylenth1 in your daw to create a wide variety of sounds From leads, evolving pads, organs, plucks, drum sounds and any sounds you aim to achieve. Sylenth has been used on many hit records, and it has been used by top Edm producers, i.e., Martin Garrix, Hardwell, Avicii, and Jay Hardway, among others. It is an excellent synthesizer that as a friendly user interface. It’s one of my favorite go-to software synthesizers for many projects. What’s new? After a long time, LennarDigital decided to…

Music Production

Fl Studio: Tempo And Their Effect In Music Production

In this tutorial, I am going to explain the meaning of a Tempo and Bpm, and I’ll also describe the effect of both terms. First of all, let’s get to understand the term Tempo and Bpm or bpm(beats per minute) in music. What Is A Tempo? In a simple term, Tempo is the speed at which something happens, in music, Tempo is the speed of a song or the rate at which music is played or sung. Setting a particular tempo will determine how fast and slow the music is played. To understand Tempo fully, you need to note that…

Music Production

FL STUDIO: Importing And Exporting Midi Files In Fl Studio 12

In this guide, I am going to show you how to import and export midi files in Fl Studio 12. Sometimes you will feel like using the MIDI data of one particular pattern for another project or the MIDI data you downloaded or the ones your friends sent to you. The easiest way of doing this is to import the MIDI into your project if downloaded or shared to you by a friend or to reimport it if you created the melody and wanna reuse it in another project. Why are the Midi Files Useful? MIDI files are useful if…

Music Production

Fl Studio 12 Riff Machine Tool For Melody

In the previous article, we learned about using the advanced tool in Fl Studio piano roll, preview the guide here if you haven’t read it. In this tutorial, we will explore the riff machine tool in Fl Studio to create an exciting melody. What Is Riff Machine? The riff machine is designed to more of an inspiration starter than an actual melody designer. I love this tool because it makes me start out with a new random melody. There are great tools in the riff machine that are designed to guide through the process. It is good for starting out…

Music Production

Fl Studio: Using the Playlist Window To Arrange A Track

In the previous article, we overviewed the playlist window in Fl Studio 12. In this tutorial, I will guide you on how to arrange an individual pattern for the composition of a new track. Open Fl Studio and go to the playlist window, I will be using the pattern I created in this tutorial. Firstly, Open your playlist window and line up the track with the snap tool. Make sure it is snapped correctly, go to to the snap to grid tool to select how you want your tack to be lined up, I will be selecting Step. We have…

Music Production

Fl Studio: Overview Of The Playlist Window In Fl Studio 12

In the previous tutorial, we learned about creating multiple patterns in the channel window using the step sequencer. In this article, we will overview the playlist window in Fl Studio 12. The playlist window is the place where all the individual patterns come together. You can open it using the playlist button in the toolbar or by pressing F5 on your keyboard. This is the place where you loop the patterns you have created together, as well as vocals and a lot I would explain in other articles. At the top of the Playlist, Window is the toolbar, you would…