Reaktor

Deadbeat on a return to hope, sound in real space

Golf clubs on street corners, drum loops recorded in toilets, and more. Find out to what lengths Canadian dub-techno producer Deadbeat went to to curate his unique sound.

April 30, 2018 in

Chevel on sound, inspiration, and finding new timbres

With a new record out on the Mumdance and Logos-run imprint Different Circles, Peter Kirn speaks to Chevel to gain a deeper understanding as to how the album came together.

March 29, 2018 in

A beginner’s guide to KONTOUR

Start mastering sound design with these introductory videos to KONTOUR.

April 10, 2018 in

Richard Devine: A history of making music

Electronic music pioneer discusses his love for REAKTOR BLOCKS, THRILL, and more.

April 4, 2018 in

Watch: How to make deep house using FLESH

Learn how to sequence inspiring riffs and melodics to make your first deep house track.

March 22, 2018 in

7 of the best tape and lo-fi effects ensembles

Noise and dirt, dust and crackle, a.k.a. how to lo-fi your music.

March 19, 2018 in

10 secret weapons for film scoring from the REAKTOR User Library

Check out the most cinematic ensembles and effects, free to download now.

March 8, 2018 in

Watch: A beginner’s guide to sidechain compression

Find out what sidechain compression is and how you can employ it into your productions now.

March 1, 2018 in

Kan Wakan on working with Moses Sumney to scoring for Showtime

Recording artist, soundtrack producer, and Moses Sumney collaborator discusses classic sounding studio tools, and composition techniques.

February 13, 2018 in

Watch: DJ Dahi at Native Sessions

Kendrick Lamar collaborator DJ Dahi breaks down his approach to music, showcasing his production toolbox.

January 31, 2018 in

Native Summit at NAMM: Reaktor and Kontakt Round-up

At Native Summit, the future of REAKTOR and KONTAKT was discussed, with leading input from sound designers.

January 27, 2018 in