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NEW ALBUM: Acidchains (2016) Ottawa Music [Electronica, IDM, Synthpop]

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.

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Creating A Massive Synthesizer Patch Collection

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 […]

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On Patching Your Own Synthesizer Sounds

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 […]

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The High Energy Protons – New Synthwave LP

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 […]

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New Jazz Funk Fusion Album: Synapses Sparked

“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. […]

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How Much Gear Do You Need For Music Production?

  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. […]

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Canadian Electronica IDM: Nova Spire – Cerebro EP

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 […]

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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 […]

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How To Meet Musicians And Artists In Your Area

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 […]

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How I Remixed Point Emerging Probably Entering’s Shadilay Track

  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 […]

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New: “Lux” EP by Ottawa Artist Devecseri [Electronica] Review

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 […]

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New Track: Soma Sema – Artificial Heart (Nova Spire Remix)

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 […]

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How to Improve Your Music Making Workflow In FL Studio

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 […]

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New Track: Encephalon Limb From Limb. Electro Industrial Compilation

  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 […]

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How To Make Video Game Theme Music

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 […]

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Easy, Free and Fun Virtual Online Instruments For Beginners Of Electronic 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 […]

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How To Create A Deep House Track

I love exploring different styles of music. I’ve worked with different house music before. Deep house music is one of those style that I’ve been meaning to try. Deep house music is a style that has evolved from the mid-90’s. Tempo is typically at 120 bpm to 128 bpm. It seems the style from the […]

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How To Create Electronica IDM On The Spot Using A Korg Keyboard

Most people receive or are rewarded a graduation ring for high school, which I think is silly. But my parents decided to purchase a Korg workstation when I graduated. These things are not cheap. This thing weighs about 40 pounds. Pure beef. King Korg Not to be confused with the Korg I used while playing […]

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Ottawa Music, Modern Electronic Music Composer for Film, TV, Business, Student Projects etc.

Welcome, I am a composer in Ottawa, Canada. I am known as Nova Spire I am located in the Nation’s Capital, Ottawa, Canada. I have a modest home studio where I produce electronic music and big sound. I am constantly writing music, creating piano pieces, creating synth patches, electronic and organic. I have been creating music on computer since […]

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NEW MUSIC: Deus – My Piano and Classical Music Inspired 42-Track Album Compilation

Deus is my piano and classical music inspired compilation I’ve created over the years. Deus consists of 42 tracks. They range in style from with Baroque with it’s harpsichords and musical ornamentation to more contemporary sounding piano for film scores.

Deus has some tracks with just piano and other’s are more intentional, dramatic, with strings and brass to paint an image in to the mind.