Dave Winnel — Keeping Simplicity In Music Production

Santos TorresPodcast, Workflow & Creativity%s Comments

Dave Winnel has had a meteoric rise to success in the electronic music world, and for good reason. Having remixed giants like David Guetta, Adam Lambert, Axewell & Ingrosso, and recently collaborating with Armin van Buuren, Winnel is seemingly unstoppable. Having given back to the music production community via his ‘For The Win Samples’ with Splice, Winnel was the perfect … Read More

Creativity Tips: 10 Ways to Instantly Stimulate Your Creative Juices

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This is a guest post from Will Darling of EDMtips.com. Download his free song inspiration cheat sheet and learn how to generate exciting new song ideas.  It SUCKS, I know! You finally get some time to write some music, so you excitedly load up your DAW, get your headphones on (or monitors fired up), close the door and….and….err….ummm….*crickets*. Nothing! Inspiration and … Read More

15 Mental Models All Producers Should Know About

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“A mental model is an explanation of someone’s thought process about how something works in the real world. It is a representation of the surrounding world, the relationships between its various parts and a person’s intuitive perception about his or her own acts and their consequences. Mental models can help shape behaviour and set an approach to solving problems (akin … Read More

Pushing the Boundaries with Zac Waters

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It speaks volumes for the talent of a producer when they can create across multiple styles and genres, and in Episode 32 of the EDM Prodcast, Sam Matla sits down with Zac Waters who has masterfully done exactly that. Pioneering his own sound fusing Melbourne influences with other genres like trance, and even recently having a majorly successful psy-trance release … Read More