While those with an excess of cash will argue that you can't make authentic dance music without a studio filled with little (and large) silver boxes bearing the word Roland, there's no doubt that the advent of the sample pack and digital technology has democratised music production.
Covering everything from complextro to future jungle, Loopmasters not only release genre-based packs but also get the world's best producers to scour their hard drives to put together the sounds that shot their tracks to club success.
The 100th instalment in their Artist Series now arrives from house heads Freemasons. To celebrate this LoopTV, Loopmasters' online TV channel, caught up with James Wiltshire of the Freemasons to discuss their production style and top studio tools, the perfect accompaniment to their new '100% Remixed Artist Series' sample pack. This will be followed by a tutorial on K-metering. Ten points if you know what that means.
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