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New Track: Nova Spire – Oxytocin (VIDEO)

Oxytocin is a track I created November 13, 2017. It's a track that I wanted to make with comparable visuals. I wanted to make something melodic, intricate and fun. I made this track quite quickly. I think I was in what they call "Being In Flow." So check out the video and enjoy! Enjoy.

New Video: Nova Spire – Days Of Wrath (Electro-Industrial-Progressive-EBM)

Days Of Wrath - Nova Spire - Post Industial Electro EBM

I once gave a teaser for this video on my instagram account. There were two versions. The one I'm featuring here and one that had text superimposed rather than the other scratchy video effects, found on this one. Enjoy! "The day of wrath, that day will dissolve the world in ashes."  

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. …

How I Remixed Point Emerging Probably Entering’s Shadilay Track

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  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 …

How To Create Visuals For Electronic Music Mixes, Tracks And Sets

The music is booming, the people are screaming and cheering, the lights and lasers are penetrating, the fog is fogging, the people are ecstatic, but there are no visuals? In a lot of electronic music you will visuals set up on the screen. On the screen there can be numerous things that are coinciding with …

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 …

How To Use The Circle Of Fifths For Electronica Music

Circle of fifths for electronica music

Background When I started making music at a very young age I had no real idea how music was created. I started around 13 years of age. I gradually learned my way around. Picked up some piano lessons. I learned a lot of classical piano material but I wondered how this was going to help …

How to Improve Your Music Making Workflow In FL Studio

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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 …

How To Export MIDI Music Score For FL Studio

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I had come to realized how to do this because I needed a composition that let me allocate a PDF for scoring purposes. It is for a competition that I have decided to export this PDF format. I've heard of many different programs that facilitate the process such as Finale, Sibelius and Guitar Pro. But …

How To Reproduce The Tape Stop Effect In FL Studio

The tape stop effect is very common in electronic music and pop today. The way I hear it in music, it can be used to add fun, and a sense of drama to a track. As if it to say, the track has stopped - no it hasn't. And it continues. There are multiple ways you can reproduce a tape stop effect on fl studio you can use a tape stop effect in fl studio in multiple ways.

Holographic ALBUM (2012) Ottawa Music, Canada Artist – EDM Electronica

Ottawa Canada Electronica EDM Nova Spire Album 2012

NOVA SPIRE - Holographic (2012)[Electronica/EDM] I was lucky enough to have Travis Adeneau share his artwork for this record.Holographic Album is "Pay What You Like" Enjoy! Before Holographic Simulation 9 was the prior EP which began this idea of painting with sound. Simulation 9 was me playing composer for a short film. We have a …

New Track: Encephalon Limb From Limb. Electro Industrial Compilation

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  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! 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 …

How To Make Video Game Theme Music

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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 …

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

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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.

How To Do A Simple Side-Chain Effect On FL Studio [Images]


I will share a simple lesson today, for FL Studio users. How to do a simple side-chain effect on FL Studio. A side chain effect, is an effect most commonly used in electro-house music and is becoming more popular in underground and mainstream club songs. The effect is that waving in and out of volume. …