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MASSIVE Sounds Vol 1

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    Progressive House Chords

    See how to make this staple sound in House Music using Massive and some creative effect routing.

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    Dirty Dutch House Lead

    Discover how to create this blistering lead sound in Massive utilizing multiple oscillators.

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    Dubstep Wobble Bass

    Watch how to make the classic Dubstep wobble bass sound heard on thousands of tracks in clubs today.

Product Overview


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!

In volume one, Laurence shows you how to first create a Deadmau5 style progressive house chord sound, then an awesome dirty dutch style lead, and finally the classic dub step wobble bass sound.

If you're looking to get those authentic electronica sounds and styles, look no further then "MASSIVE Sounds Vol 1".


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dancindiie
Submitted 4 months ago

Great Series

This series along with the massive explained lets you get straight into massive.

I am a: Beginner


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hgutti91
Submitted 1 year ago

A must for Massive.

I'm super impressed with the teaching style, and all of the tips. I would love to see more material like this.

I am a: Student, Hobbyist, Musician, Producer


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RStull
Submitted 1 year ago

Well Done

This could go on and on...the level of detail is perfect for this type of instruction. Please continue adding volumes.

I am a: Hobbyist, Musician, Sound Designer, Logic Pro, Pro Tools, Reason


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Hachi
Submitted 2 years ago

Maybe only for advanced producers

The instructor just rushes through the settings, FX, etc., without explaining 'why', which, I believe, is most important learning for a new producer.

I am a: Beginner, Student, Musician, Producer, Ableton Live



QDog72
Submitted 3 years ago

Great Step by Step Walk-through!

This tutorial is extremely helpful in understanding the nuances of creating three different sounds from scratch in a very hands-on way without feeling overwhelmed.

I am a: Hobbyist, Musician


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dancindiie
Submitted 4 months ago

Great Series

This series along with the massive explained lets you get straight into massive.

I am a: Beginner

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

hgutti91
Submitted 1 year ago

A must for Massive.

I'm super impressed with the teaching style, and all of the tips. I would love to see more material like this.

I am a: Student, Hobbyist, Musician, Producer

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

RStull
Submitted 1 year ago

Well Done

This could go on and on...the level of detail is perfect for this type of instruction. Please continue adding volumes.

I am a: Hobbyist, Musician, Sound Designer, Logic Pro, Pro Tools, Reason

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

Hachi
Submitted 2 years ago

Maybe only for advanced producers

The instructor just rushes through the settings, FX, etc., without explaining 'why', which, I believe, is most important learning for a new producer.

I am a: Beginner, Student, Musician, Producer, Ableton Live


QDog72
Submitted 3 years ago

Great Step by Step Walk-through!

This tutorial is extremely helpful in understanding the nuances of creating three different sounds from scratch in a very hands-on way without feeling overwhelmed.

I am a: Hobbyist, Musician

Ease of Use
 
 
 
 
 
Quality of Videos
 
 
 
 
 
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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!)

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    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.

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    Captain Chords Explained

    Studio production wiz Larry Holcombe brings you in-depth video tutorials on Mixed In Key's amazing chord production machine, Captain Chords! Learn all about this indispensable writing tool and how to use it to create fantastic chord progressions for your songs and productions.

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    D16 Nepheton Explained

    Studio guru Larry Holcombe brings you a video tutorial series all about the amazing D16 Nepheton, the virtual instrument recreation of the famous Roland TR-808 drum machine! Learn all about its features and functions, as well as how to program and use its sounds in your songs and productions.

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    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!

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    KORG volca fm Explained

    Studio pro Larry Holcombe brings you an in-depth series on the wildly popular KORG volca fm hardware synth. Explore what this small but mighty synth can do and learn all about its features and functions, how to operate and program it, as well as some cool sound design ideas!

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MASSIVE Sounds Vol 1 is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 5 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great Series This series along with the massive explained lets you get straight into massive.
Date published: 2018-11-09
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from A must for Massive. I'm super impressed with the teaching style, and all of the tips. I would love to see more material like this.
Date published: 2017-11-21
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Well Done This could go on and on...the level of detail is perfect for this type of instruction. Please continue adding volumes.
Date published: 2017-11-13
Rated 2.0 out of 5 by from Maybe only for advanced producers The instructor just rushes through the settings, FX, etc., without explaining 'why', which, I believe, is most important learning for a new producer.
Date published: 2017-06-07
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great Step by Step Walk-through! This tutorial is extremely helpful in understanding the nuances of creating three different sounds from scratch in a very hands-on way without feeling overwhelmed.
Date published: 2016-03-11
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