[Video Tutorial] How to Make Drum Loops (for Beginners)

Don’t take for granted the power of a simple drum loop. Sometimes, all you need is just one for an entire track. Other times, in times of writer’s block, just constructing a basic drum pattern is enough to get your creative juices flowing.

In this video, Kate walks you through how she goes about creating a simple pop/EDM style drum loop. Stripped away of all the unnecessary clutter that can confuse the beginner.

This video contains:

  • Finding the right samples,
  • Setting up for your drum loop
  • Kick placement
  • Snare arrangement
  • The Hat
  • Sample Reverse Technique
  • Doubling/Layering Technique
  • Creating Simple Transition
  • Learning from pre-made loops

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