https://novaspire.bandcamp.com/album/rogue-wave Youtube Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFgaYUQbwwU Rogue Wave You are on a voyage to a new world and you find unforeseen events and enriching characters. You meet The Old Soul Captain and his crew. The Old Soul Captain is delegating, he doesn’t know if he wants to take you on. You are too hesitant. He sees potential … Continue reading New Synthwave Album – Rogue Wave – The High Energy Protons
Coming May 4th! https://novaspire.bandcamp.com/album/rogue-wave
Acidchains Acidchains is a pseudonym. Acidchains is 21st Century Rave-pop music. I started of writing under the alias Acidchains title around Spring 2014 and I had more than 50 tracks set.
I uploaded a bunch of tracks on acidchains soundcloud. Originally, I didn’t want to share anyone. I requested genuine feedback from the public and not from people I know. I wanted to keep it to myself. But I decided to share it anyway.
These are some of the titles I have in my personal NI Massive Synthesizer Folder. Just a slice of the wild things happening at Nova Spire cosmic studios. These patches were inspired by several artists such as: AFX (Aphex Twin), Juno Reactor, Encephalon, Skinny Puppy, Hans Zimmer, Trent Reznor, Delia Derbyshire, Deadmau5 and Many More! I even threw … Continue reading Creating A Massive Synthesizer Patch Collection
People who create electronic music usually don’t creates patches for there synthesizers. At least, that’s what I have noticed as of late. I think in part it is a matter of the over saturation of edm, again. But It can also be a time consuming affair, it can be a challenge to learn, yet an … Continue reading On Patching Your Own Synthesizer Sounds
Once again I have released a new LP on bandcamp! Yes, it is a reference to a Juno Reactor track as The High Energy Protons! I wanted to go for an 80’s feel with a loosely based storyline. I used elements of 80’s synths that appeal to me and I added different techniques. Compared to … Continue reading The High Energy Protons – New Synthwave LP
I edited these Training Montage Clips of Rocky with My 80s retro/synthwave Track “Perseverance.” This is a side-project of Nova Spire as The High Energy Protons. https://novaspire.bandcamp.com/album/the-high-energy-protons
“Synapses Sparked is my reluctance to make another electronic album. I enjoy mixing things up. With the rise of streaming music I felt as though people are now more open than ever to try on new styles if music. Synapses sparked is my splash of my impressions from a jazzy, funk and fusion vantage point. … Continue reading New Jazz Funk Fusion Album: Synapses Sparked
For this post, I’ll go through the Pros and Cons of how much gear you have and having certain pieces of gear and also some thoughts. If you have a variety of friends that are musicians you will notice that there are all kinds of musicians seeking what they need for their music production. … Continue reading How Much Gear Do You Need For Music Production?
Canadian Electronica IDM: Nova Spire – Cerebro EP New EP – Cerebro Analysis Paralysis What I wanted to do with Analysis Paralysis was something for the people that are either wracking their brains and overloaded with doubt. It’s that moment when you are so overwhelmed of everything that you say enough is enough. The track … Continue reading Canadian Electronica IDM: Nova Spire – Cerebro EP
These are some resources that I think are valuable. Some of these resources are found here. I think they’re great for overall well being or they provide a good message. There’s also music and products that I use, that I think are great. Plus, my extensive musical archive. For Health Magnesium Vitamin D Omega 3 … Continue reading Resources
Tool’s Rosetta Stoned has always seemed the most striking track from 10,000 days. It’s a rock song that hit me on a different level when I first heard it. It was physical. It was cerebral. It was heartfelt. For the longest time I wanted to write my entire thoughts on this. All the thoughts that … Continue reading Why Tool’s Rosetta Stoned Is The Greatest Rock Song Of All Time
Sometimes you need to bounce off ideas from new people, new friends and new musicians. Start off with a clean slate. If you feel like you are stagnating you may need to meet some new musicians. Perhaps moving and getting to know new people with new sets of ideas and views can help. One thing … Continue reading How To Meet Musicians And Artists In Your Area
I decided to remix this track by Point Emerging Probably Entering. Point Emerging Probably Entering are an 80’s Italian artist. I felt it was already an interesting track. I’ve done plenty of remixes before and I wanted to try something different. It felt like it was something between synthwave and vaporwave and indeed there have … Continue reading How I Remixed Point Emerging Probably Entering’s Shadilay Track
Devecseri Lux Devecseri wants to make you feel like you are floating alone in space pondering the possibilities of your reality. Devecseri makes what he needs to hear, but hopes that it also brings you some comfort. Devecseri would like you to know that you are not alone in your overindulgence of existentialism, and would … Continue reading New: “Lux” EP by Ottawa Artist Devecseri [Electronica] Review
Taking its inspiration from the minimal synth and coldwave genres of the 1980s, Soma Sema exists as the musical collaboration of Clara Hall (voice) and Th. Tot (machines). With interest and experience in working with other forms of music, including pop, drone and noise, Soma Sema seeks to simultaneously transcend and pay homage to the … Continue reading New Track: Soma Sema – Artificial Heart (Nova Spire Remix)
These are some my tips that I commonly use in my workflow that always boost my workflow. It makes everything flow smoother. A lot of these come down to shortcuts and other tools. Some of these bits of advice can be found on different DAW but you will have to discover your specific DAW. I’ve … Continue reading How to Improve Your Music Making Workflow In FL Studio
Encephalon has released a new track for Electronic Saviors IV: Retaliation. It’s a compilation record of electronic and industrial music featuring various artists. Give it up for Ottawa’s Music! https://metropolisrecords.bandcamp.com/album/electronic-saviors-iv-retaliation The track opens with a seemingly basic yet infectious bass line. There’s a blend between synthetic and acoustic drum sounds. As the bassline progresses … Continue reading New Track: Encephalon Limb From Limb. Electro Industrial Compilation
Video Game Music I’ve always been fascinated and passionate by music in video games. I think games that came from the 90’s had some of the most melodically inclined and musically sophisticated music. When you ask to someone to recite a memorable pieces of music they very quickly whistle out a tune from Super Mario … Continue reading How To Make Video Game Theme Music
Every once and a while there’s an interesting piece of online instruments that come out that are really interesting for me not only as a producer but also as just a person that enjoy’s sharing with my non-musically inclined friends. Html 909 There are the TR-909 and TR-808. These are fairly accurate emulations and interpretations … Continue reading Easy, Free and Fun Virtual Online Instruments For Beginners Of Electronic Music