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Deep Dark Dub Techniques With Leon Switch


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In this one-of-a-kind course, you will learn how create professional quality basses, leads, drums, pads and effects by sampling commonplace sounds and processing them in Ableton. Watch as renowned producer Leon Switch creates an impressive Deep Dark Dub track from scratch using his own samples while he explains his workflow and sound design techniques in the process.


$19.99 USD / month

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Results you can expect from this course

This course will give you the knowledge and skills you need to:

  • With this course you will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to
  • Master advanced sound design and sampling techniques that will allow you make instruments out of basically any sound
  • Create original, mind-blowing sound effects by recording common objects like razors and metal bowls and tweaking them in Ableton
  • Record ambience noises and manipulate them using synthesis to create organic sounding pads and atmospheres
  • Craft a complete, professional sounding drum kit by sampling Tree hits and processing them using tools like EQ, compression, and filtering
  • Build your own sample libraries by recording everyday noises and turning them into unique instruments and effects
  • Use the samples and effects you created to make a professional sounding Deep Dark Dub track
  • Improve your workflow and efficiency by watching Leon compose and mix a track from scratch in just 15 minutes

Example Tutorials From This Course

    About Your Instructor

    London based producer Leon Switch has been programming and producing music since 1992, and since his debut release in 2001 on Unkut Recordings he has released tracks with famous imprints such as MetalHeadz, Renegade Hardware, Frequency, Freak, Monitor and Penetration.

    He as also recorded and remixed for some of the scenes true pioneers such as Goldie, Andy C, Dylan, Tech Itch and Unknown Error.

    His track ‘Six Degrees’ is featured in the 2013 film ‘Elysium’ and he has collaborated with several artists and companies including Italian composer, arranger and guitarists Eraldo Bernocchi, Monica Emat and Gaudi, which is signed to Elastica Records.

    Besides performing and producing, Leon also creates loops, sample packs and tutorial videos, where he shares his valuable music production techniques and processes.

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    Tutorials In This Course

    • 1. Twisted Razor-Midrange Basses
    • 2. Metal Bowl Lead FX
    • 3. Making Drums from Tree Hits
    • 4. Pads Atmospheres
    • 5. Lead Sounds
    • 6. Mixdown
    • 7. Track Challenge

    Software Used In This Course & System Requirements

    Software Used In This Course:

    • Ableton Live 9 (Standard Edition)
    • Kontakt
    • Serum
    • Analog

    System Requirements:

    • Intel Mac with OS X 10.7 or later, 4 GB RAM
    • PC with Windows 7, 8 or 10. 4GB RAM

    Additional information


    Mixing & Mastering, Start To Finish, Synthesis & Sound Design


    Deep House, Dub


    Leon Switch


    Advanced, Intermediate


    Ableton Live, Analog, Kontakt, Serum


    $19.99 USD / month

    Cancel Any Time. No Contracts.