Spears Raw Bass
Warped Moog Bass Ableton Instrument Rack
At Mind Flux we always like to find ‘odd” samples and turn them into something completely different by doing this you can ensure that you have something original to work with.
In this example we will be taken Britney Spears “One More Time” vocal and turning it into a raw bass preset. To do this we will be using Native Instruments highly impressive Form.
Studio Diary: September 2018
The team of nerds at Mind Flux, have put together a gem of a instrument rack. The main sound of the rack is from the ever impressive Moog Minitaur which is a one stop shop for bass.
But using the amazing elements within Ableton it can become so much more. Simply turn the “Warp It” macro to let loose all hell.
Ableton Chord Randomiser
Thou its half way through October I thought I would just fill you all in what has been happen with the studio nerds at Mind Flux.
Dark Techno: Mixing Drums
Sometimes when trying to build an chord progression or chord melody you seem to just jump instinctively for the same chord, for me its the Minor 7th. While I would say this is my and many peoples favourite chord it does end up with your ideas sounding rather similar to everyone else.
So to help breath new life into your stale chord progressions and chord melodies we at Mind Flux have built a chord randomiser which with the selection of over 80 chord variations will output a new chord at the rate and depth of your choice.
Studio Diary: July 2018
In this blog post, we are going to have a look at mixing Dark Techno drums using only Ableton Live 10 stock audio effects. And by the end of it, you will see that is all you need to create slamming techno drums
Top 5: Dark Techno August 2018
Here at Mind Flux we have decided that we are going to share the musical adventures that happen each month so you can have a gander at the inner workings of our studio life. Thou a tad late here is the top going on in the studio last month.
Dark Techno Mixing Tips
At Mind Flux we are all about helping new artists flourish as well as giving props to the masters that have come before us. In this new blog post series we are going to every month or so showcase a selection of tracks that we have found while digging around on various websites
How to make an Dark Techno Chord
Techno and especially dark techno are synonymous with experimentation and pushing the boundaries of sound. And in this article, we are going to show you 5 ways you can use the stock Ableton audio effects to create raw, edgy dark techno productions.
How to make a Dark Techno Kick
In this latest blog post we are going to be exploring how to create a rusty down right dirty chord that is perfect for Dark Techno. To create this dark techno chord we will be using Ableton’s gargantuan new synth Wavetable as well as a selection of Ableton stock midi and audio effects. Wavetable is the perfect synth for Dark Techno sound design as you have a huge selection of wavetables to choose from and all can be easily manipulated and morphed.
How to Make a M/S Splitter
When creating dark techno sounds you can throw the rule book out the window. Most engineering books will say not to use time-based (delay and reverb) effects on low-end sounds but in techno, we say F that. So let's start breaking the rules.
Raw Dark Techno Freebie
From time to time there will be situations when working with audio that its essential that you control the mid and side signals separately, yes you can do this with the EQ in M/S mode but what happens if you want to go beyond just a simple EQ. Well in this article we are going to show you how.
How To Beef Up Your Drums Part 1
The sample pack has over 200 loops that are sculpted to fit perfectly into your techno productions, the pack has everything you would ever need, bass, drums, fx, per, synth and top loops.
How to Make an EQ Splitter in Ableton
In this tutorial, we are going to look at how to beef up our drum loops and samples using Ableton’s stock audio effects.
Black Hole Punctured
An EQ splitter is a very very useful tool which can allow you to split your frequency bands and add individual processing to each of these bands. In this blog post we are going be looking at how to set this up in Ableton Live 10 using the audio racks.
Our "Black Hole Punctured" playlist is here to help celebrate the heavier, analog side of techno. The playlists are updated week by week, day by day, hour by hour and minute by minute.