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The Production Suite

Expand your audio production knowledge and get all five ebooks from Eddie Bazil's bestselling 'Audio Production Series', in one massively discounted multipack! This pack contains the 'Art of Drum Layering', 'The Art of Drum Layering Advanced', 'EQ-Uncovered', 'Mixing Simplified' & 'The Beat Production Bible'- five books that will open your eyes to the world of professional sampling, beat making and audio production, explained in clear and concise, step-by-step tutorials with audio examples and screen shots.





The Beat Production Bible

The 5th installment in Eddie Bazil's Audio Production Series, ‘The Beat Production Bible’ is the perfect beginners guide to discovering the variety of technical processes involved in creating professional sounding hip hop and dance beats. Throughout the 90 info-packed pages you’ll be taken step-by-step in the creation of an actual beat and along the way discover the theory and practice behind such topics as:

Beat Creation: picking sounds for a kit, grid & manual tick editing, ghost notes, stereo field sound placement, layering, sample management, using dynamics & efx, dynamic playing via velocity templates

Quantise: understanding and manipulating quantise, extracting grooves from audio & midi material, creating custom quantise templates, understanding swing, getting that perfect timing in your beats.

Sample Manipulation: determine the key of a sample or song using spectrum analysers, old school key matching techniques, manipulating key, time stretching/compressing, slicing techniques for drums and instrument phrases.

Dynamics and Effects: compression, parallel compression (New York), stereo widening techniques, EQ, reverb/chorus, filtering redundant frequencies.

Polishing the mix: understanding sample management, multi format audio exports, grouping and soloing for mixing/production.

All concepts are clearly explained and underlined using actual audio examples and screenshots from popular music production software such as Cubase, Recycle, Battery, Soundforge, (including high resolution copies of all images so you can easily zoom in to get a closer look). Also included are individual audio tracks to let you recreate relevant portions of the beat in your own studio setup.

The Beat Production Bible is the perfect companion for production beginners/intermediaries who need a comprehensive grounding in the theories and technical processes required to make a professional quality beat. Download the pdf to get a taste of things to come and order now for instant download after purchase!

Please Note: Due to the large audio files within ebook, this product is a 105MB download, so we recommend you have a broadband connection!







THE ART OF DRUM LAYERING

Ever wanted to know how top beat producers create those big, deep and tight drums?

Well, their secrets are now revealed.

Keep reading.

A detailed and concise E-book on how to layer those essential drum sounds. Loads of image and audio examples, with countless work through examples, tips and tricks, do's and don'ts etc.

Set out over 50 pages and divided into chapters, all easily navigable and indexed, this E-book is one of a kind.

Containing indepth tutorials on the secrets of drum layering. From basic concepts, like understanding frequencies and how to recognise certain percussive sounds, right through to advanced beat layering techniques using audio editors and sequencers.

Highly detailed and comprehensive coverage of layering techniques for Kicks, Snares and Hi Hats. Walk through examples of all techinues used, even strange ones, like using waveforms as layers, to beef up acoustic sounds into club based sounds.

This E-book is not exclusive to any software, and can be used as a tutorial for any audio editor and/or sequencer.

The definitive E-book on layering drums.

A must have for songwriters, beat makers and producers.

Important notes:



1. This product is a digital EBook in PDF format - it is NOT available as a paper book. To view the contents of the Ebook you will need the free Adobe acrobat reader available from Adobe.com.

2. Delivery of this product is via email only - it is NOT posted to your mailing address.







Mixing Simplified : Creating The Perfect Stereo Mix

First in our new ‘Mixing Simplified’ series, ‘Creating The Perfect Stereo Mix’ is a clear, concise and detailed guide to mixing in e-book and WAV format, written by Emu Sound Designer, Eddie Bazil of Samplecraze.

Written in laymen's terms, the book contains over 90 pages of mixing tips, secrets and techniques to help you become a better producer, walking you through the essential aspects of exactly what makes a good stereo mix. Throughout the book, ‘before and after’ audio examples are provided from an actual multi-track recording to explain all the principles contained in the book, along with screenshots from music sequencing software. Have a listen to a snippet from the final track here (WAV).

Topics covered include preparing both yourself and your studio environment, the tools you will need, mixing with dynamics and effects, compression, EQ, levels and panning. There’s also a ‘Sound Quality Glossary’ listing terminology and descriptions commonly used in the production industry. Download the contents page here.

If you are struggling with the concepts of mixing and just can’t seem to get a good sounding mix, this book will give you the foundations you need, quickly and effectively.

Important notes:

1. This product is a digital EBook in PDF format - it is NOT available as a paper book. To view the contents of the Ebook you will need the free Adobe acrobat reader available from Adobe.com.

2. Delivery of this product is via email only - it is NOT posted to your mailing address.







The Art of Drum Layering - Advanced

Sick of begging in forums for advice on this subject?

Tired of spending hours trying to get the right drum sound?

Ever wondered how the pro producers do it?

Do you understand how and when to use EQ and Compression?

Ever wanted to see and hear actual compressor and EQ settings on drum sounds?

This e-book is the follow up to the highly successful Art of Drum Layering and features over 80 pages of visual and audio examples.

Written in simple layman's terms, this e-book reveals the secrets of this art form. From 3 layer layering examples to stem and tree techniques, this e-book will help you to understand how to layer drums with ease and style.

With countless before and after audio examples, visual screen captures of all examples, and a whole host of 'secret' techniques, this e-book pulls no punches.

Laid out in easy to follow chapters and with countless 'actual' examples, this tutorial will reveal not just the techniques used for Advanced Drum Layering Techniques, but also the thinking and ideology behind them.

If it's hands-on tutorials you like then this is the e-book for you.

If you are a beginner then please read the first edition as this edition is for advanced users, and the techniques and terminology used might be too complicated and confusing for you.

Important notes:



1. This product is a digital EBook in PDF format - it is NOT available as a paper book. To view the contents of the Ebook you will need the free Adobe acrobat reader available from Adobe.com.

2. Delivery of this product is via email only - it is NOT posted to your mailing address.







EQ - Uncovered

How many times have you wanted a simple, clear explanation of EQ?

How often have you been confused by all the jargon?

How many times have you wanted someone to simply show you how to use EQ, using images and audio examples?

How often have you been confused by all the different types of EQ, what they do and how to use them?

How many times have you sat there, wanting to EQ your drums, vocals, the whole mix, and not known where to start?



Well, ponder no more.

It is here.



Crammed to the hilt with walk through examples using images, audio and just about every other trick known to Samplecraze, this E-book will expose the simplicities of EQ.



Highly detailed in it's approach and covering almost all subjects, from drums to vocals to 'The Mix', this E-book is an essential must-have for all.



Filled with page after page of hands on tutorials, do's n' don'ts, tips n' tricks, this E-book will reveal all the secrets that today's producers use to create their quality mixes.



Clearly laid out in chapters and in a sensible order, this E-book covers the standard and the diverse, such as:

The different types of EQ, what they do, how to use them, the frequency ranges of instruments, how filters work, how to treat vocals, how to beef up your drums, 'Creative EQ' and 'Corrective EQ', to 'Cut' or to 'Boost', nodes versus figures, how to use a Spectrum Analyser.....blah, blah and blah again.



The list is too lengthy, so cop a copy and be enlightened.



This E-book is not exclusive to any software, and can be used as a tutorial for any audio editor and/or sequencer.

The definitive E-book on EQ.

A must have for......................................everyone!

Important notes:

1. This product is a digital EBook in PDF format - it is NOT available as a paper book. To view the contents of the Ebook you will need the free Adobe acrobat reader available from Adobe.com.

2. Delivery of this product is via email only - it is NOT posted to your mailing address.
jerrymania
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Sat Dec 01, 2007 6:48 pm

are you educating us or tyna sell us something?
sega
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Sat Dec 01, 2007 8:25 pm

na just trying to drop some knowledge......i got the free articles from this site so if u are interested go to

http://www.samplecraze.com

Peace
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