Artist Tips: Abayomi
Ableton's Product Specialist offers advice on making music while working full time.

Jesse Abayomi is a London-born Nigerian artist who operates with a fiercely independent outlook. Currently based in Berlin working as Ableton’s in-house Product Specialist, Abayomi also moonligh…

Artist Tips: Danny Daze and Shokh
The two collaborators offer insight into the manipulation of audio in Ableton.

Back in August, Danny Daze and Shokh teamed up for a single on Kompakt’s long-running Speicher series. Released alongside a cut from Patrice Baumel, “Aire” presented the perfect fusi…

Artist Tips: Adesse Versions
The Manchester-based artist advises on creating a raw and heavy sound with Ableton Live.

Adesse Versions is just one alias of Kevin Gorman, a Manchester-based DJ-producer whose earlier work landed on the likes of Ostgut Ton, Cocoon, International Deejay Gigolo to name just a few. The root…

Artist Tips: Bonobo
Simon Green details seven techniques that led to the creation of his latest album, 'Migration.'

Since the release of his acclaimed Black Sands album, Simon Green (a.k.a. Bonobo) has ridden a somewhat meteoric rise to the upper echelons of electronic music. This rise can mostly be contributed to …

Artist Tips: Tijana T
One of Europe's rising selectors gives 10 tips for improving your DJing.

Tijana Todorovic (a.k.a. Tijana T) may be a new name on the international scene, but the Serbian DJ has been a key figure in her home nation’s dance music scene for many years. However, music wa…

Artist Tips: Ryan Elliott
The famed DJ-producer gives his words of advice for recording a studio mix.

There’s been a great sense of anticipation ever since it was announced that Ryan Elliott had been enrolled for the 88th fabric mix instalment. The American Berghain/Panorama Bar resident has gro…

Artist Tips: Pantha Du Prince
Reflecting on his latest album, Hendrik Weber offers his thoughts on the mindset of music production.

Pantha Du Prince is the chosen alias of Hendrik Weber, the German producer, composer and conceptual artist. The origins of the project can be traced back to 2002 when a Nowehere EP dropped on Dial Rec…

Artist Tips: Motor City Drum Ensemble
Danilo Plessow talks us through his five top tips for record diggers worldwide.

Due to the massive amount of people getting back into buying vinyl, the effects of eBay, Discogs and co, and the competitiveness of diggers worldwide to come up with the few things left that havenR…

Artist Tips: Grimy
Zernell Gillie from Crate Diggers provides a step-by-step tutorial on ripping vinyl to a playable digital format.

For those unfamiliar, Zernell Gillie (a.k.a. Grimy) is a highly respected Chicago DJ and producer most known for his role at the helm of Crate Diggers and Grimy Edits. Crate Diggers, a multi-platform …

Artist Tips: Sasha
With a new album on the shelves, Sasha provides five tips on collaboration and workflow.

British artist Sasha—now based in the US—has been one of the leading house and techno DJs for most of his 26 years as a professional DJ, and his mix compilations are some of the most lauded and forwar…

Artist Tips: Egyptrixx
The Toronto producer passes along a few of his studio tricks.

For the past several years, the name Egyptrixx (a.k.a. David Psutka) has been closely associated with the Night Slugs camp (after all, the UK label did provide a home for his first two albums, ‘…

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