Nova Spire – Visions – A Cinematic/IDM EP

What I wanted to do was to create a short IDM/Braindance mini EP to showcase my musical technique and styling. It is highly influenced by Squarepusher and Aphex Twin material. I wanted to create a spectacle. Thematically there is something which connects all these tracks. A lot on this EP is related to aesthetics and uncovering textures that … Continue reading Nova Spire – Visions – A Cinematic/IDM EP

How to Speed Up The EDM Writing Process – Electronic Music Production

There are so many elements that can ameliorate your productivity ( I've been known to be pretty productive). One of those is speed. Another is knowing music theory or at least reaching an intermediate level of knowledge. This instructional will be applicable for many different styles of music but most applicable for electronic music as that is my … Continue reading How to Speed Up The EDM Writing Process – Electronic Music Production

How To Use Chords To Shape Feelings And Emotions

This is perhaps one of the best descriptors of chords and emotions I have discovered online, on the I breathe music forum by Jon R. Very helpful if you are looking for that right sound/feeling : Maj triad Neutral, but also strong, simple, positive, sturdy, clear. The most no-nonsense ending to a piece, the period … Continue reading How To Use Chords To Shape Feelings And Emotions