Behind the Scenes of a Track
Teacher: Earthling (Zero1 Music)
DAW: LogicPro/Ableton Live
Duration: 2h live online lecture + question & answer session
Celli aka Earthling will give you a guided tour around ‘The Joker’, one of his most popular tracks.
He’ll talk about how, where, when and why he made each sound and show you the process he used to arrive there along with his personal techniques for placing and processing sounds and other elements like
— glitchy sounds,
— squelchy leads,
— FM leads,
— percussive sounds,
We will recreate the bassline from scratch using the ES2 synth from Logic Pro.
Join this adventure of ‘The Joker’ track breakdown and get a chance to hear about arrangement, building tension, creating impact, atmosphere and vibe with none other than Earthling himself!
Topics will be covered
- — Sound Design in Logic Pro (building some of the main sounds and leads from scratch)
- — Using randomization to create glitchy percussion in Ableton Live
- — Bassline creation (recreating the bassline from scratch using Logic Pro’s ES2 synth)
- — Composition & arrangement
- — Discussing various salmon fishing techniques
What you need
- — Laptop
- — Sound Card and headphones
- — Internet connection
Earthling (Zero1 Music)
Earthling is the original project created in 1997 by Ibiza born DJ Celli.'' From his roots organizing outdoor parties in Ibiza in the 90’s, Earthling has toured extensively all over the world and has been actively involved in this music since its Goa Trance origins.
His first release "Just Say Yes" on T.I.P. Records in 1999, was followed by his debut album entitled "Patterns" on Acidance Records in 2001. Following on from success with these he moved to London in 2004 to focus on producing, and two further albums followed while travelling extensively for live performances. Over the course of the last 20 years he has released over 160 tracks, and 9 albums under his different aliases.
His 2016 album ''Interstellar Moonshine'' reached number 3 on Beatport across all genres and was received well worldwide, followed by his 2018 album Radio Gaia.
Celli has several different projects, and has also produced albums in collaboration with respected artists of the genre: Soundaholix (with GMS) , Mandelbrot ( with Lucas from TIP ) Everblast (with Chromatone), which have made him well known on an international level. These projects are often performed alongside Earthling LIVE shows at festivals and have added to the body of music produced under his name.
An important part of his identity is his leadership of the Zero1 Music record label, founded in 2012. and home to artists from many countries including: Tron, Virtual Light, Justin Chaos , Chromatone, Soundaholix , Everblast, KIM, GMS, Poli, DJ Mack, DJ Moon.