Monstercat wonderboy Gammer joined Point Blank to breakdown his epic club track, ‘Out With The Old’. The “spiritual follow-up” to his previous hit, ‘The Drop’, ‘Out With The Old’ continues to embrace the producer and DJ’s trance roots and packs one hell of a punch. Crammed with euphoric strings, heavy-weight bass lines, screeching melodies and more, it’s everything you could want from a Gammer track. ‘Out With The Old’ is available now via DJ Snake’s new Premiere Classe imprint and continues the producer’s winning streak.
In the video watch Gammer and DJ Ravine get into the thick of what went into the track and don’t forget, you can learn about all of the techniques demonstrated here with Point Blank’s production classes in London.
Kicking off the breakdown the UK producer delves into the emotive strings and vocoder synth used in the track’s intro – including the plugins he added to achieve such a rich and luscious sound. before breaking down the drop he unveils his buildup techniques and where he layered a number of simple synths and effects to create maximum rave levels. He then goes on show the techniques behind his drop. To create this monster Gammer used his go-to bass synth paired with an underlying vocal sample manipulated beyond belief with Ableton’s vocoder.
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