Artist Interview – RESET ROBOT

Reset Robot is a name that is increasingly familiar to fans of dubbed-out, moody tech house all over the world. Having released a series of well-received tracks on key labels including Truesoul, Drumcode, 100% Pure, Excentric Muzik, 8 Sided Dice, and Noir. Reset Robot then made a debut on Dubfire’s Sci+Tec Digital Audio imprint to crown … Continued

5 Ways To Use Samples & Sound Original

We here at Raw Loops are all about helping artists to not only make great music with our loops but also to help them create their original sound using our samples. With such a fierce market for producers nowadays, we drive to create high-quality content raising the level for producers to stand out from others. … Continued

Meet-the-Owner MIKE FRADE

Mike Frade co-founder & creator of Waveform Recordings sample packs, has now launched a new web-store and sample company Raw Loops.  Waveform is a staple in almost any underground producers sample library, the imprint carved out an impressive niche in the sample game giving many producers top quality samples to work with.  Using this tried … Continued

Take Your Loops To The Next Level

You’ve just purchased your new sample pack and are ready to create your next underground jam, you’ve created your core beat with loops but now your a bit stuck on the arrangement.  Here is a tip on how to take your loops even further in ableton, which can not only help with sound design but arrangement … Continued

Artist Interview – JOEL MULL

When detailing Joel Mull’s production career it’s almost easier to name the labels that he is yet to appear on than to list the magnitude of seminal labels that have come calling for his work. Brief highlights include Harthouse (who released Joel’s most recent album ‘The Observer’, Superstition, Turbo, Music Man, Cocoon, Drumcode, EC Records, … Continued

Never-Ending Varied Hi-Hats in Ableton Live

One of the best techniques to master in electronic music production is how to prevent that over-looped feeling, combining consistency with inconsistency can be an art unto itself.  Here’s one of our favorite methods to inject that glued moving vibe to your hi-hats: First drop a crash or ride cymbal on your audio track, something … Continued

Artist Interview- SANTOS

Producer & DJ Santos astounds year after year with his diverse and consistently inspiring productions, showing that if you’ve got the raw talent, you can indeed be a jack of all trades and master of all of them too. He’s one of those people whose creativity seems to know no bounds and needs to be … Continued

Creative Side-Chaining with Compressors & Gates

Creative Side-Chaining with Compressors & Gates We recognize that in todays production world their is no longer a need for another tutorial on side-chaining around the kick drum, so we won’t waste your time with one.  Their are more uses for this seemingly old school digital technique using both compressors or gates, depending on your … Continued

Artist Interview – STEVE PARKER

Steve Parker, born and raised in O’Porto, Portugal grew up experiencing the summer of Acid and the revolution of House and Techno. Since then, dance music has always been present in his life. With various EPs released on labels such as Ovum Recordings, Cocoon Recordings, SCI+TEC, Get Systematic (Quartz rec), Synewave, Sleaze, Harthouse and many others, Steve … Continued