7 Key Tips for Finishing Off Your Tracks: Don’t Get Stuck In The Loop

Trying to find inspiration to finish our tracks isn’t always easy and can sometimes lead to the loss of some really great ideas. We’ve all been here at some point. Our beat is stuck on a loop and we’re desperately trying to figure out what to do next. When you find yourself in this situation there are a […]

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Watch Stonebank (Monstercat) Discuss How Subpac Became Integral to his Work

We head back to Stonebank of Monstercat fame’s studio for another chat with him, this time about Subpac and how it has permeated his workflow. There are some great tips on how to make the most of them in music production here, so if you’ve recently bought one or are thinking about doing so, we […]

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Watch DJ Ravine and Ben Bristow Discuss Five Key Mistakes Made by DJs

While most of us disagree about what exactly we want from a DJ, be it chopped and looped beats, quick mixes that defy genre and convention or long, deep blends that make soup of our brains, one thing we have all experienced is what we don’t want from a DJ. For today’s video, our lead […]

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Drew Morisey x DJ Ravine: Three Essential Social Media Tips for Artists

In today’s world, social media is absolutely vital to the career of any artist in any discipline. With music it is especially so because, let’s face it, most young people want to be musicians, creating even more of a challenge to stand out. To do this you need to be making music that is fresh […]

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Monthly Roundup December 2017: Look Mum No Computer, Sweatson Klank & More

As we ease into the new year, bleary-eyed from the near-hibernation of the festive period, we thought it a good time for a reminder of our favourite content from last year’s final month. This is no exercise in buying time until the cobwebs are shaken though – before our annual retrospective we produced some of […]

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Learn Seven Ways to Make The Perfect Mix

So you’ve had the best idea you’ve ever had. Your bass, melody and beats are all perfect together… But somehow something’s not right. They don’t pass the car test, and you feel like you’re not doing them justice. Well, you need to add some sparkle to your mixes. Stand back and dive in with these […]

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Seven Key Tips for Using FX

Are you getting the most from your effects plugins? It’s a bottomless pool of possibility and inspiration, and even the most seasoned producer can always learn something new. With that in mind, we came up with this list of seven tips and tricks for our readers to bear in mind. Take these into account and […]

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Point Blank Present Joe Goddard Interview at Sonar +D: Creativity & Songwriting

Point Blank travelled to Sonar +D in Barcelona this summer to host two very special sessions, featuring as an official part of the programming at this internationally renowned festival. Finishing the day’s events and bringing in the festival weekend which featured the likes of DJ Shadow and Carl Craig, we sat down with Hot Chip co-founder Joe Goddard. With Joe also […]

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