X

Instant Savings

Spring Savings Event - Save 33% Site-Wide!

Save 33% on all downloads or get the 1 Year All-Access Pass for only $100

Output Tutorial

Producing Bass Lines with Output SUBSTANCE

  4.7   (2)  - log in to review
6 Videos
Length: 1hr 5min 47sec
Own it Forever
$25 Download
72 Hour Rental
$299 Rent
Access the Entire Site
$15 /month Get Your Pass
  • image description

    Tutorial 1

    Wobble House/Electro Bass

    10:50

    Larry uses SUBSTANCE to create raspy, cutting basslines with LFO modulation on the filter to create rhythmic bass parts. He adds distortion and EQ to sculpt the sound and fit it in the mix. He also uses Reverb to add interest and automation using a Macro.

  • image description

    Tutorial 2

    House & Nu Disco Bass

    13:29

    Larry focuses on simple analogue tones to create lo-slung bass tones, 808 distorted sine basses and stacked bass perfect for G-House and Nu Disco.

  • image description

    Tutorial 3

    Trap Brass & 808s

    11:43

    Larry uses some of the brass tones in SUBSTANCE to create huge brass stabs. He also creates 808 kicks.

  • image description

    Tutorial 4

    Dubstep Bass & Lead Sounds

    15:18

    Larry accesses the complex waveforms to create a laser style Dubstep lead. He also uses the rhythm section and Flux modulator to create evolving bass wobbles.

  • image description

    Tutorial 5

    Analogue Techno Sequences

    6:35

    Larry uses the step editor assigned to the filter and distortion to create warehouse vibe dirty Techno sequences.

  • image description

    Tutorial 6

    Cinematic Bass

    7:52

    Larry employs the amazing cinematic tones in SUBSTANCE to layer up an evolving, pulsating bass tone tailor made for cinema listening! He also uses SUBSTANCEs FX to make this sound as interesting as possible.

Output has hit the mark with SUBSTANCE, their new bass synth virtual instrument, and production wiz Larry Holcombe takes you on a video tutorial journey into SUBSTANCE, using it to create bass sounds and lines for a wide variety of genres!

Larry starts off by showing your the finer nuances of creating Wobble House and Electro bass sounds and lines using Substances powerful features and effects.

House and Nu Disco bass tones and parts are broken down, followed by how to make the incredibly popular Trap and 808 style productions and lines that are charting big today.

Moving on youll see how to create killer Dubstep and lead sounds, analog Techno sequences and even big, cinematic bass sounds and parts perfect for picture, soundtracks and more!

See the individual tutorial descriptions below for more info. If you have SUBSTANCE and are into EDM or just want to see what you can do with this awesome synth, checkout Producing Bass Lines with Output SUBSTANCE now.

Crucible
Submitted 4 days ago

A bass for every face!

This is a great set of tutorials that really do inspire to get creative for some room shaking sounds. I love this synth, and this has given me a better grasp of how to tame it!

I am a: Hobbyist, Producer, Beat Maker, Sound for Film/TV, Cubase

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

Bruce
Submitted 1 month ago

Demonstrates the deep feature set of substance.

Helped familiarize me with the unique Output user interface.

I am a: Hobbyist

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
Value of Training
 
 
 
 
 
Access to Videos
 
 
 
 
 

1. When did you start dabbling in music?

I learnt the trumpet and piano around age 12 and then guitar a couple of years later. I played in a few indie bands for a few years until I discovered the turntables and Dj'ing. I then swapped the guitar for the synthesizer and the stage for the Dj booth and the rest is history!

2. What training have you had?

I completed a diploma in sound engineering and music technology from islington Music Workshop in London. I am also level 1 certified in Logic. The most important training I have received though is sitting for hours on end at my studio making music!

3. When did you get into recording?

Recording demos for the indie bands I mentioned earlier. Then recording vocals for my tracks as DEF inc. and laterally Rebel Sonix. I also worked in London studio Rollover in around 2005.

4. People you have worked with/for?

I've remixed Coldplay, Kylie, Roots Manuva and John B. Labels I have released on include Parlaphone, EMI, Fingerlickin, Eight Fx, Quantum, Botchit and Scarper amongst others. I have composed music for Sony Playstation games, Sky tv, J&B Whiskey, Lexus cars and the BBC to name a few. I have produced online tutorial videos and have had a 1 hour production video in Music Techs magazines cover DVD. I have also Dj'ed at events such as Glastonbury festival and Miami WMC and touring extensively all over the world.

5. Why are you so good at training people?

Well hopefully I have a clear and concise training method mixed with a serious passion for making music. I have previously worked for Apple teaching Logic and also regularly lecture on Logic and electronic music production. I also teach the Ministry of Sound DJ academy in London which involves teaching an introduction to Djing as well as in depth seminars on using NI's Traktor and also Serato Scratch Live. As a producer making cutting edge electronic music, I have to remain at the forefront of new sounds and production techniques. I mix my time between different areas of the music industry - production, remixing, DJing and also teaching which allows me to develop all those skills simultaneously - so I can improve my teaching ability whilst also continuing to develop as a producer (something which you never stop doing!)

Products by Laurence

  • image description
    tutorial video

    Alchemy Explained

    Laurence is back with another in-depth collection of video tutorials about Camel Audio's super synth Alchemy! This synth is not for the faint of heart, it's a sonic powerhouse with tons of features and functions. Laurence has your back though, he shows you it all from start to finish so you can practice your own sonic alchemy with this truly amazing virtual synth.

  • image description
    tutorial video

    EDM Sound Design with Serum

    Xfer Record’s Serum is one of the most popular synths in Electronic Dance Music today. In this video tutorial series EDM producer Larry Holcombe reveals the steps to take, to make killer EDM sounds with super synth Serum!

  • image description
    tutorial video

    MASSIVE Explained

    Ready to get Massive? This definitive series from MASSIVE guru Laurence Holcombe of Rebel Sonix is going to work you out and turn your brain into a massive pool of knowledge about this incredible virtual instrument! If you use MASSIVE, this series is a must have.

  • image description
    tutorial video

    MASSIVE Sounds Vol 1

    Are you an aspiring electronica producer? Want to know how they get those sounds on all the chart hits? This series from MASSIVE guru Laurence Holcombe of Rebel Sonix will show you the tricks of the sonic trade and get you those sounds you're after in under an hour!

  • image description
    tutorial video

    Mastering EDM in the Box

    Do you have a killer EDM song that’s ready to go, but needs that extra something before it’s ready for all the world’s dance floors? In this video tutorial series dance music guru Laurence Holcombe shows you how to polish your dance track, giving it that extra pump and sheen to really stand out amongst the sea of EDM tracks.

You might be also interested in

The All-Access Pass gives you just that, instant online access to every single video tutorial currently on the site and any ones that get added during your membership.

REV is a complete world of reverse sound design, and in this video training series Eli Krantzberg shows you how to navigate that world and create completely unique Pulses, Leads, Risers, Soundscapes and more. See how going backwards can move your productions forward!

SIGNAL by Output combines fat analog synthesis and live instrument samples with its unique Pulse Engine to create wild new sounds. Computer music guru Eli Krantzberg takes you deep inside this unique, creative musical tool leaving no stone unturned.

Computer music expert Sami Rabia explains and explores Output’s first audio effect plug-in, MOVEMENT, teaching you the ins and outs, in addition to sharing some great sound design tips.

Producing Bass Lines with Output SUBSTANCE is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from A bass for every face! This is a great set of tutorials that really do inspire to get creative for some room shaking sounds. I love this synth, and this has given me a better grasp of how to tame it!
Date published: 2017-03-25
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Demonstrates the deep feature set of substance. Helped familiarize me with the unique Output user interface.
Date published: 2017-02-21