Created an epic beat and recorded your vocals, but don’t think it’s ready for release just yet? Aspiring to sound like your favorite artist, but don’t know where to begin? If you’re a budding music creator, the road to creating professional-sounding music can feel like a marathon – slow and complex.

Luckily, there’s a fun, free, and easy way to reframe your creative process and refine your vocals in seconds: BandLab vocal presets!

Tap on the power of presets

Wondering what audio or vocal presets are? Think of them as a quick way to dress up your existing sound. Browse through hundreds of professionally-designed presets on BandLab, tap to try on new sounds, and apply them to your track when you find the one that matches your vibe.

The possibilities are endless. If you want to imbue your pop vocals with a dreamy vibe, an ambient preset can instantly give it a resonating, atmospheric sound. And if you need your track to possess a dark, gritty quality to complete your trap banger – no problem! You’ll find tons of rap and hip hop presets to easily add that extra layer of intensity. No matter how you want to express yourself, there’s a preset out there for you.

You can even edit different settings within the vocal presets to get it just the way you want it to sound. Just tap on the slider icon and you’ll be able to adjust properties such as frequency, depth, speed and tone.

Tap to adjust the various effect settings of music presets on BandLab.

Start your own preset core collection

Once you’ve customized a preset just the way you like it, you can save it and add it to your personal collection. That way, you can apply it to your other tracks too. You can also click on preset share links from your favorite creators to access their presets and add them to your stash.

Explore beyond your comfort zone

Beyond their simple functionality, audio and vocal presets are a great way to explore and discover new music styles. Browse a variety of preset categories, or type keywords in the search bar if there’s a certain sound you’re going for. It’s a seamless way to experiment with fresh sounds and express yourself in endless ways. Who knows? You might be inspired to create a track that sounds completely different from your usual style.

Music presets are a great way to explore and discover new music styles

Discover new style inspo

If you’re itching for some inspiration, we’ve got you covered. Check out these talented creators who are absolutely slaying the preset game:

Freshen up your sound

Ready to try on a new sound? Peep this handy guide on how to use BandLab’s collection of audio and vocal presets effectively, and jump into Studio to start creating with confidence!