Crafting Your Drum Sound


This eBook covers the production aspects of drum track production from sampling beats to adding ambience to live drum tracks. Practical tips and cheat sheets included!

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Crafting Your Drum Sound

What's inside?


Our ears recognize familiar drum ambiences, rhythms, and tones. Learning to create a large vocabulary of drum sounds will expand your ability to speak the language of music. Each genre may have an identity, but borrowing from one genre and blending an unexpected, but familiar beat into your production can express not only a certain feeling but a deeper understanding of music.


This eBook is split in two parts. The first one covers everything about crafting the drum mix -from drum EQ tips to compression.  And the second is about manipulating the environment by creating tracks with layered samples, reverb and creative sampling tricks.

"Average band with a great drummer sounds great, great band with an average drummer sounds average."
Buddy Rich
“I've always had a fascination with making your own music but never have been skilled enough to play the instrument, so to be able to make music without the ability was awesome.”

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