In this episode we interview DJForceX (AKA Barney Whattingham)
Find out more about him and hear his music at:
Name: Barnaby Whattingham
What is your DAW of choice? Ableton Live
Favorite softsynth? Massive, Arturia Collection
Favorite plugin? Driver, Bass Station
Piece of gear you could not live without? Tractor and Technics 1200 Turntables
Workflow advice, How do you start a song? Be patient, plenty of breaks, give ears a rest. Beat with maschine, then fills, breakdown, drop into Ableton. then bass, etc..
Any secret tips? Be patient. Don’t try and sound like today’s music.
Who were your influences? Orbital, Chemical Brothers Prodigy, Aphex Twin, Goldie
Favorite Internet resource for EDM Production? Digital DJ Tips
Favorite Hardware: Tracktor S2
How do you market your music? Release previews 2 weeks before, give to local clubs and friends,
If you had an aspiring producer sitting in front of you right now, what is the best piece of advice you could give him? Try everything…musically, not drugs:)
Which of your productions are you most proud of?
Parting advice: Try everything!
Where can people find you and your music? www.djforcex.com