Mo Volans
Mo Volans has been releasing tracks for well over a decade with many of the world's top electronic labels. Having worked with a long list of high profile artists, he has enjoyed top ten success on numerous of occasions. Mo records under the names MoHawk, Twisted Air, and Openair and also writes music for TV and film. 
Mo is also a prolific writer and journalist writing for publications such as Music Tech, Remix mag and EQ.
Tutorials
  • Music & Audio
    Subtractive Synth Basics Part 6: Acid BassDivapreview
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    You can make pretty much any sound you want using subtractive synthesis (or virtual analog), including effects, pads and strings, leads, and bass. In this sixth quick tip I'll show you how to create a classic acid bass patch. We'll be using u-he's Diva, one of the best virtual analogs out there.Read More…
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    Subtractive Synth Basics Part 5: Classic Sample And Hold FXDivapreview
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    You can make pretty much any sound you want using subtractive synthesis (or virtual analog), including effects, pads and strings, leads, and bass. In this fifth quick tip I'll show you how to create a classic sample and hold patch. We'll be using u-he's Diva, one of the best virtual analogs out there.Read More…
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    Record and Process Hardware In ReasonExternalreasonpreview
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    In this Propellerhead Reason tutorial, we'll show you how to make the most of external MIDI instruments. We'll cover how to set them up, how to assign and control MIDI controllers, how to record the resulting sound, and how to twist the audio in an interesting way. Have fun!Read More…
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    Creating Drum Layers in Logic Pro XDrumlayerspreview
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    In this tutorial we'll look at layering drum tracks in Logic Pro X. We'll show you how to layer a mixture of hits, loops and effects to build up a good drum track that works well, fills all the frequencies, and ticks all the right boxes. Read More…
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    Moving Mixes Between DAWsExportdaw
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    In this tutorial we look at how to export tracks from one DAW to another. We're moving from Logic Pro to Cubase, but the same steps should work for other DAWs.Read More…
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    Subtractive Synth Basics Part 4: Classic BassFabfilterone
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    You can make pretty much any sound you want using subtractive synthesis (or virtual analog), including effects, pads and strings, leads, and bass. In this fourth quick tip I'll show you how to create a classic bass patch. We'll be using FabFilter One, an inexpensive but effective synth.Read More…
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    Subtractive Synth Basics Part 3: Classic LeadFabfilterone
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    You can make pretty much any sound you want using subtractive synthesis (or virtual analog), including effects, pads and strings, leads, and bass. In this third quick tip I'll show you how to create a classic lead patch. We'll be using FabFilter One, an inexpensive but effective synth.Read More…
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    An Introduction To Bitwig's Modulation SystemBitwigmodulation
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    Bitwig Studio is a new full-featured DAW for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. In our first look at the software, Mo Volans takes us through the modulation system of its Polysynth virtual synthesizer.Read More…
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    Subtractive Synth Basics Part 2: Classic PadsFabfilterone
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    You can make pretty much any sound you want using subtractive synthesis (or virtual analog), including effects, pads and strings, leads, and bass. In this second quick tip I'll show you how to create pad and strings sounds. We'll be using FabFilter One, an inexpensive but effective synth.Read More…
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    Subtractive Synth Basics Part 1: Noise FXFabfilterone
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    You can make pretty much any sound you want using subtractive synthesis (or virtual analog), including effects, pads and strings, leads, and bass. In this first quick tip I'll show you how to create noise effects. We'll be using FabFilter One, an inexpensive but effective synth.Read More…
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    An Introduction to Mastering With Ozone 5Ozonepreview
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    iZotope's Ozone Advanced 5 is perfect for mastering your own tracks, especially if you're on a reasonably tight budget. In this screencast tutorial we'll have a look at how to do basic mastering with Ozone, using Insight for metering. Read More…
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    Setting up iOS MIDI over WifiIosmidiwifipreview
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    iPads and iPhones are becoming increasingly useful for music and audio. Get the most out of them by making them accessible to your Mac-based audio setup. In this tutorial we show you how to connect iOS devices to your DAW as external MIDI instruments.Read More…