We love the work of Tom Holkenborg aka Junkie XL as a composer mixing orchestral music with electronics. He also produced a bunch of tutorial videos last year that lets aspiring composers learn his workflow. Now he starts Season 2 with Composing for Strings video. C O N N E C T with Junkie XL http://www.junkiexl.com https://www.facebook.com/junkiexl […]
Many cultures, in time, had odd meters as a natural part of their musical/rhythmic structures. Since we recorded couple songs of this nature in Balkan Vocals library, wanted to share some practical clues to approach it, if you are a total stranger to the concept and interested. An odd meter, from the listeners point of view, is […]
“Selda Bağcan is a Turkish folk music singer, composer and politic activist. She experimented with rock and roll and with synthetic and electronic sounds in her LPs, although her musical style remained firmly rooted in the folk tradition.”
Rast Sound is based in Istanbul, a great center for world, ethnic music & musicians. We love recording these musicians and fusing them into various styles & concepts. You may be into film music, electronica or edm, adding world textures and tonalities will enrich your sound and composition.
Different from the past, todays sound designers have a chance to work with amazing tools while sculpting sound elements for games and films. If recording is the first crucial element than these tools and processing through them is the second step towards a powerful sound design. Here is the list of plugins Rast Sound team collected […]
As Rast Sound is a third party developer for Kontakt (like many others), adding a library from the “add library” function in Kontakt is not possible. One should use the files tab in order to add and play third party libraries.