The ill.METHODOLOGY Workshop
"I went from finishing a tune every six months, to finishing one or more a day, and I can teach you to do the same." ~ill.Gates
The First Hour Of The ill.METHODOLOGY Workshop
This Workshop includes:
Melodic Buildup Recipe
Learn to write a song around a melodic buildup into a banging drop. Follow these step by step instructions to learn the workflow, then tweak the recipe and make it your own!
Guide to Producing
The foundation of the dojo, this is the guide book that started it all. there's no simpler way to learn the basics in an afternoon.
Automate all of the most common tasks with these simple to use Ableton racks. Channel Strips, Effects, Instrument Processing. All the theory is programmed into the racks so you don't have to worry about it.
the ill.Methodology Workshop Layout
Do you ever feel like you're getting in your own way? Without the knowledge in this section growth will be a game of inches.
Do you ever get lost in the details? Organization is more than just moving files, when you focus your energy on the most important tasks, the details have a way of falling into place.
What are you trying to say with your music and how are you saying it? In this section we'll learn about style, substance, and delivery.
Have you ever heard of making sampler 128s? ill.Gates is the original creator of 128s.
Have you ever heard a producer say they made your favorite track in an afternoon? Well, this is how they did that..
This real time illustration of the ill.Methodology will give you everything you need to know to compose and arrange your own music.
Are you waiting to be discovered? Stop waiting and start doing. Learn what it takes to get fans, get gigs, and start to earn a living.
What do the pros think?
Who Is ill.Gates?
lll.GATES is a bass droppin’, educatin’, oscillator modulatin’ space genius from the future. DJing since age 13, ill.GATES has had a long and lavish career in the music business. Known for his epic collaborations with Opiuo, KJ Sawka, Excision, Destroid, Beats Antique, Mimosa, Amon Tobin, Eskmo, Apashe and The Dead Kennedys, his music is no stranger to the top of the charts.
With 4 studio albums under his belt and hoards of unreleased original music ill.GATES is known for unforgettable live sets peppered with improvised finger drumming and original visuals. Many up and comers and professionals alike credit ill.GATES with breaking them out of their shell and into the music business.