At times, hip hop beats are simple, and other times not so simple. Sometimes we hear sounds we wish we were able replicate and figure out how the producer made that sound. Logic’s Sculpture is a powerful synth that simulates physical models of acoustic instruments. Few (including myself) Logic users actually use Sculpture because... Read More
Drakes producer Noah “40” Shebib is monumental in creating that distinctive Drake sound. Shebib’s production has created a new style of “muffled” drums that many producers try to replicate.  In this tutorial I will show you how to get that popular filtered drum effect that you hear on most Drake records. It involves a... Read More
Drake has become known for the dark sound. Artists like The Weeknd, Party Next Door and many other artists have followed suit with filtering their sounds to ultimately sound more like Drake or as we call it, the OVO Sound. In the following tutorial we’ll show you how to make the incredibly... Read More
808 Mafia is making the Trap world go crazy over a single sample from the Kill Bill movie. In the following tutorial we’ll show you how to process the FX sample to make is sound like the 808 Mafia Siren FX. You probably heard this sound everywhere but never understood its... Read More
In the following tutorial we’ll show you how easy it is to replicate the filter sweep effect Drake uses in a lot of his music. It’s sort of that underwater effect that many artists like Big Sean, The Weeknd, Party Next Door and Bryson Tiller have adopted into their sound.... Read More
Simply put, Drake’s hi-hats are on point. Pick any one of his songs and you’ll hear some intricate, cool and dynamic hi-hats patterns. Drake’s hi-hats sound super live with crazy hi-hat rolls. In the following tutorial we’ll show and provide a foundation to getting Drake style hi-hats. ... Read More
Drake is running the hip hop game right now. And there no denying it! The sounds he puts out are unlike any other artist out there. Drakes sounds are darker, fatter and hard hitting that make you want to rap, even if you aren’t a rapper. In the following tutorial, we’ll demonstrate how you... Read More
Drake and the OVO camp is push the limits sonically. Every next track is a banger and is unlike anything we’ve ever heard before. Noah 40 Shebib has a lot to do with that dark filtered sound that is making everyone for bananas. In the following tutorial we’ll show you... Read More
PARTYNEXTDOOR produces a dark and filtered sound similar to the one crafted by Drake’s producer Noah 40 Shebib. This makes total sense because PARTYNEXTDOOR is an OVO sound artist. In the following tutorial we’ll show you how to achieve a PARTYNEXTDOOR/OVO sound dark piano sound + some extra tips along the way. Session... Read More