Track Breakdown "El Fua"
w/ Megalopsy & Frantic Noise
Megalopsy & Frantic Noise will lead a 3-hour webinar focused on the full breakdown of the track "El Fua" by Fractal Gauchos vs Arcek. The students attending the webinar will be explained all the techniques involved in the creation of the elements of this legendary track into detail.
3h live online lecture + question & answer session
DAW: Ableton Live 10, Serum, Massive, Reaktor
Dark Prima Records is home of a whole new generation of artists generating next level aural transmissions, pushing the current boundaries and extending the possibilities of what is known as psychedelic trance.
The program of the webinar includes a summary of all the production methods involved, together with practical examples of use, in an interactive experience together with the participants — any questions will be very welcome!
Topics that will be covered
- Background: History of the track
- Creative process: different tracks versions
- Explanation: original sample "El Fua"
- Topics covered:
- — Kick, Bass, Kick FX
- — FM Leads
- — Vocal Samples
- — "R2D2" kind of sounds with Massive
- — Creating cool Arpeggios
- — Stretching Granular
- — Write leads
- — Reaktor Sounds
- — Uhbik plugs
- — WTF Phat-Ass
- — Kontakt Tribal Percussion
- — Breakdown largo base pitcheada
- — VCV
Frantic Noise (Dark Prisma Records)
Matías Benamo, aka Frantic Noise, is a world-renowned electronic music producer currently based in Costa Rica. Besides being the co-founder of legendary Argentinian label Dark Prisma Records, he is an experienced teacher of music production and has worked for highly regarded schools such as Patsav, Sonica Academy and Escuela MAE.
Frantic Noise can be considered one of the leading producers in "hitech" psychedelic music, creating unique multi-textured and highly-recognizable soundscapes that have been thrilling dance floors around the world for many years. Featuring a bewitching spectrum of noises, his spellbinding bass lines create a deep, textural sonic journey, playing with and disrupting the illusion of rhythm and time.
Since releasing his debut album back in 2006, Matías has been a passionate advocate of the underground electronic music scene and a leading ambassador, promoting the culture across the world. His dedication is evident in his commitment to pass on knowledge and inspire future generations, and he has been running his own workshops for the last 10 years across Latin America, Europe and India, as well as many individual classes.
Megalopsy (Dark Prisma Records)
Megalopsy is a psychedelic exploration born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 2002, focused on creating musical potions designed to waken the user into awareness. Combining influences from life, nature, travels in inner and outer space, Megalopsy uses music as a tool to shape and enhance perception, exploring a wide spectrum of sound dimensions, materializing them in a psychedelic audible format, suitable for dancefloors and home-listening.