Free Stuff

From 2010 to 2016 I hosted a blog about audio production and creativity on this site.  You can find all the best blog posts from that time here in one document:

BEST BITS OF THE BLOG (Zip File)

This is a collection of articles I’ve written over the years, covering different aspects of writing and performing electronic music.  

Mixdowns (PDF)

Mastering Your Own Tracks (PDF)

Arranging Songs (PDF)https://tarekith.com

Dynamics Control (compression, limiting, etc) (PDF)

Playing Live (PDF)

Chasing Inspiration (PDF)

Creating Transitions & Fills (PDF)

Digital Levels and Metering (PDF)

Working With Other Musicians (PDF)

Creating Space and Depth in Music (PDF)

Here are some Ableton Effects Racks, Various Instrument Patches & FAQs, Elektron Sysex, and Audio Samples I’ve created over the years to share with other producers:

Dawn Tonight Soundset for the DSI OB-6 Synthesizer.

Novation Circuit Deep House Sample Pack

 Tarekith’s Ableton Live DJ Effects version 9

Sample Chains for the Elektron Octatrack

145 Prepared Samples for the Elektron Machinedrum

 Elemental Soundset (128 patches) for Access Virus TI

 Mythology Soundset (128 patches) for Access Virus C & TI

Elektron Monomachine SFX60 Tips and Tricks

Elektron Machinedrum SPS1-UW Tips and Tricks

Roland MC505 FAQ

Emu Command Station FAQ (XL-7, MP-7, PX-7)