Doja Cat beat tutorial
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Beats from scratch: How to produce a beat like Doja Cat on BandLab

Learn how to put together a beat inspired by the genre-bending artistry of Doja Cat right here on BandLab’s web Mix Editor. Read more

The Neptunes Tutorial
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Beats from scratch: How to produce a beat like The Neptunes on BandLab

Learn how to produce a beat inspired by the game changing music production of The Neptunes right here on BandLab’s web Mix Editor. Read more

How to create a lo-fi hip hop beat on BandLab
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Another take at creating a lo-fi hip hop beat on BandLab

Lo-fi hip hop beats are as popular a ever. In this tutorial, we show to create a lo-fi hip hop beat from scratch on BandLab's web Mix Editor. Read more

Deep house tutorial
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How to create a deep house beat on BandLab

Learn how you can create a deep house beat from scratch on BandLab's free web Mix Editor. Read more

Juice WRLD tutorial video
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Beats from scratch: How to produce a beat like Juice WRLD on BandLab

Juice WRLD was undeniably one of the most promising rappers the hip hop world had seen in the last decade. Before his untimely passing, he was on his way to being an influential figure, having already released a number one album before he turned 21. The late rapper was only… Read more

Hear the difference: Denoise
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Hear the difference: Denoise – before and after

We’re really excited about a feature that we just released on BandLab – Denoise. Denoise is our solution to the recording in less than ideal situations. It is a simple, yet powerful tool on the Mix Editor that helps you reduce the noise that you don’t want to hear. The… Read more

Lil Skies beat
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Beats from scratch: How to produce a beat like Lil Skies on BandLab

The term upcoming rapper gets thrown around a lot these days. From going viral on social media to scoring a big collaboration, there are many different ways to make it to the top. How did Pennsylvania rapper Lil Skies do it? He kept his music simple, and brought a fresh,… Read more

How to use Automation on BandLab
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Spice up your sounds with Automation on BandLab

In this video tutorial, we teach you how to use automation in BandLab's web Mix Editor to make your music come alive. Read more

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How to create a vaporwave beat on BandLab

Vaporwave is hyperreal music and art genre born and raised on the internet. In this tutorial we show you how to create a vaporwave beat on BandLab. Read more

Marshmello beat tutorial
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Beats from scratch: How to produce a Marshmello style beat on BandLab

In this video tutorial, we’ll show you how to recreate the immensely popular EDM beat of Marshmello from scratch on BandLab’s web Mix Editor. Read more

Cardi B beat tutorial
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Beats from scratch: How to produce a Cardi B style beat on BandLab

Cardi B’s remarkable rise to the top is nothing short of inspiring. From her rags to riches story to smashing record after record, the Bronx-based rapper is undoubtedly part of rap royalty. And it’s artists like her who become the next generation’s musical heroes and inspirations. Raw and aggressive, empowering… Read more

Reggaeton beat tutorial
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How to create a reggaeton beat on BandLab

Learn how to create this popular genre’s beat from scratch on BandLab’s web Mix Editor. Read more

How to create a Drake style beat
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Beats from scratch: How to create a Drake type beat on BandLab

Drake. One of the undisputed stars in this age of hip hop. A chart topping beast. A cultural icon. The Canadian rapper’s sound has transcended genres throughout the years, evolving into the classic laid-back vibe we all love so much. Drake’s signature slow, chilled, atmospheric, and melodic sound is something… Read more

How to create a grime beat on BandLab
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How to create a grime beat on BandLab

In this tutorial we’ll show you how to build a grime beat from scratch right here in BandLab's free web-based DAW. Read more

BandLab Sounds: Ableton Live
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BandLab Sounds: Importing and creating in Ableton Live

In this video tutorial, we show you how to find the perfect samples on BandLab Sounds, then import them to create music in Ableton Live. Read more

BandLab Sounds: Creating a track on the Mix Editor
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BandLab Sounds: Creating instrumental tracks with the Mix Editor

BandLab Sounds gives you access to thousands of royalty-free samples to make music. We show you how to use Sounds to make music in the Mix Editor. Read more

Make a techno trap mashup track on BandLab
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Creating a techno trap mashup track on BandLab

We’d love to meet the first person who thought it was a good idea to put jelly into a peanut butter sandwich. And just as the first PB&J would’ve probably been seen as slightly ludicrous, the first ever mashup of musical genres must have been pretty mind-blowing. But we’re living… Read more

song idea from phone to desktop
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Starting a song idea on your phone, finishing it on your desktop

Ask any seasoned music creator their songwriting process and one of the common ones you can be sure to hear is – inspiration can strike at ANY moment.  Back before the age of the smartphone you’d carry a notebook, or scribble down your idea on the palm of your hand.… Read more

Dua Lipa type beat tutorial on BandLab
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Beats from scratch: How to create a Dua Lipa type beat on BandLab

Dance floor beats have evolved through the decades but we’re never far away from a solid throwback to the beats of yesteryear. Pop superstar and self-proclaimed female alpha Dua Lipa is just one of the few who have taken the disco, funk sounds of the 70s and 80s to the… Read more

Create The Weeknd beat
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Beats from scratch: How to create The Weeknd type beat on BandLab

Inspired by an impressive and eclectic mishmash of sounds spanning decades, The Weeknd has crafted his own unique genre of music. It's hard to pinpoint a specific style when his music is so complex, but many of The Weeknd fans will know him best for his hard hitting '80s synth-filled… Read more

Roddy Rich beat
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Beats from scratch: How to create a Roddy Ricch-style beat on BandLab

Topping the U.S. Charts for the first half of 2020 with his viral hit, “The Box”, Roddy Ricch is a name you simply cannot miss. Even if you haven’t heard his music (really?!) you’ll surely have heard the beat that inspired the endless streams of memes and TikTok videos. And… Read more

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5 tips for producing top notch hip hop vocals on BandLab

Taking your hip hop vocals to the next level isn't difficult, nor should it be expensive. Especially when BandLab's web Mix Editor has the tools you need to polish your vocal tracks, create exciting FX and emphasize phrases. Your vocal tracks will stand out and cut through the mix. BandLab… Read more

How to make a lo-fi hip hop beat
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How to make a lo-fi hip hop beat on BandLab

Lo-fi hip hop has become something of a musical phenomenon in recent years. Beats to chill, study, or (insert mundane activity here.) Sounds familiar to you? Reaping in astronomical hours on streaming sites, this strangely soothing genre has been the go to choice for those who need a relaxing background… Read more

mastering studio
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Mastering your music: How to do it

Why you shouldn't skip mastering your music, and how to do it. Read more

Getting started on BandLab - for Tracklanta: Virtual Remix
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Getting started on BandLab for Tracklanta 2020: Virtual Remix

If you're here, you're probably gunning for a shot at winning Tracklanta 2020: Virtual Remix, but you're new to BandLab. Not to worry – getting started is easy and you'll be making your first song in no time. BandLab is free to use, on both your computer's web browser or… Read more

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How to make a UK drill beat on BandLab

Drill has its roots in Chicago back in the early 2010s, but when someone says drill today, they're probably talking about UK drill. Think of UK drill as a lovechild of Chicago drill and the hard-edged sound of underground London that combines musical influences from the darker side of hip-hop… Read more

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How to produce a trap track in minutes

More than just 808s Read more

How to make a trap beat
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How to make a trap beat on BandLab

With roots from Atlanta, Georgia, trap has come a long way since it served as the backdrop to rappers' controversial lyrics. Today, you'll hear the trap beat everywhere – from the music of Migos to Drake to Kendrick Lamar to Post Malone and you'll even hear it on K-pop records. Just… Read more

Guide to mixing on BandLab
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A beginner’s guide to mixing music

Mixing can make or break a piece of music. Bring out the best in your music by paying attention to the levels, panning and reverb of your mix. Read more

MIDI mix editor BandLab
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Drum pattern basics: Recreating five common ones

You may or may not be a drummer, but if you’re a producer you need to know about drum pattern basics. Sometimes that means sampling. Read more

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