Discover the creative process and the production techniques behind the sound of the main Dutch Techno-act


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Get the low end right                   

A strong low end is the foundation for any good mix. Learn how to toughen up your sound and achieve the perfect low-end balance: get the bass pumping like it should and follow his production techniques to get powerful hard-hitting kicks.

Add movement to your sound

Make more interesting and less predictable music, taking advantage of randomness to generate unique sounds. Learn how to play around with expectations, use synthesis in a creative way, and create endlessly interesting shapes and sounds that will make your tracks come to life.

Dive deep into his tracks                                              

Watch him analyze his own tracks and find out all the secrets behind Egbert’s signature sound. Discover his arrangement and mixing process, how he uses an old version of FL Studio, his favorite plugins, and the common pitfalls to avoid when producing.

Sylenth1 presets bank

It is warm, upbeat, energetic and most of all, irresistible: The Egbert-sound. And you can experiment with it now.

Download his Synlenth1 bank containing 100 presets with leads, basses, keys, synths and more: load the file to your Sylenth1, get inspired by Egbert’s signature sound, and start creating.





Egbert van der Gugten, or better known as simply Egbert, is a champion of true underground sounds. A Dutch producer and live performer whose music is, by design, an intricate architecture of sound and structure. Egbert’s mastery of the studio is one of natural flair. From his 2013 debut album ‘Warm’ on GEM Records to the plethora of singles and EP’s to his name that have seen him appear on labels that include Sudbeat Music, Alchemy, Great Stuff Recordings, Noir Music and SCI+TEC, Egbert has also remixed fellow underground artists Phil Kieran, Funk d’Void, Marc Romboy, Nick Curly, Reinier Zonneveld and Carl Cox, ensuring his studio output remains ever strong.

Today Egbert Live embodies all that the artist himself has journeyed and absorbed along the way. An outstanding live performer, Egbert’s ability to fuse infectious rhythms with stirring atmospherics is one part of what makes his live shows so impressive. The rumble of kick drums and industrial melodic soundscapes deliver an ecstasy that ignites dancefloors with such gusto and continually highlight the power that his compositions have both in the studio and on stage.









Career & Experience

01 – My First Contact with Music

02 – Becoming Professional

03 – My Studio Setup

The Essentials of my Sound

04 – Creating a Kick

05 – Sub Bass Processing

06 – My Favorite Synth Plugins

07 – Creative Tips for Synthesis

08 – Audio Processing for Synths

Embracing Randomness

09 – Defining Randomness

10 – Applying Randomness

11 – More Tips on Randomness

Mixing & Arrangement Techniques

12 – Mixing Tips & Tricks

13 – Reference Tracks

14 – How to Structure a Track

15 – Analyzing the Sounds of a Track

16 – Finishing a Track

Track Review

17 – Track Review: Elektriciteit

Practical Tips in the Studio

18 – Comparing DAWs

19 – Using a SubPac

20 – Inspiration & Daily Habits

21 – Tips for New Producers