Ryan's Corner

Introducing Pocket Drums Vol 1 - MIDI Drum Loops

by Cliff Callender on

Q. What's the magic ingredient in a drum beat that makes it feel good? <div...

Follow us on Instagram for a chance to win $1000 in Store Credit!

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Ahhhh, don't you love the smell of a contest in the morning? One lucky follower on...

Getting Started With Drum Direktor

by Cliff Callender on

Drum Direktor is a fully tweakable loop player, step sequencer and effects unit. Over the next few weeks, we at The...

Why You Need Mistakes

by Cliff Callender on - 6 Comments

Mistakes make you a better artist. Seems ridiculous right? We all seek perfection, but if everything in life is about balance,...

Omar Hakim Drums vol 2 + iZotope FX = instant breaks!

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  Don't you love discovering new FX chains? One loop from Omar Hakim Drums vol 2 ran through Stutter Edit...

5 Questions to ask Before you Start Mixing

by Cliff Callender on - 4 Comments

Getting comfortable with mixing can be a lifelong journey. New engineers may be eager to dive into the toolbox of plugins or hardware in front of them,...

#LoftLessons: Blending Drum Loops and Programmed Drums in Ableton Live 9.5

by Cliff Callender on - 6 Comments

We're pleased to introduce ‪#‎LoftLessons‬, a regular tutorial series focusing on production and mixing techniques...

Matt Chamberlain Gets Loopy

by Ryan Gruss on

Check out Loop Loft artist, Matt Chamberlain (Fiona Apple, Soundgarden, David Bowie, Pearl Jam), adding his signature touch to the drums with this live looping session at <a...