Dubstep Wobble Bass Pt 2 Ableton Live Tutorial: Operator, FM

Here’s the followup to our very successful Dubstep Wobble Bass with Ableton Live 8 video tutorial Dubspot. This time, Dubspot instructor and Ableton Live expert Mike Hatsis aka !banginclude shows how to create a very dirty, aggressive dubstep style wobble bass in Ableton Live from scratch using Live’s Operator instrument. Operator is a frequency modulation aka FM synthesizer and this tutorial serves as a basic FM synthesis tutorial as well as teaching you how to make nasty dubstep bass. Was this helpful to you? Do you have questions? Leave us a comment below!
Also, check out our other videos focusing on creating low-end bumps, designing bass in Ableton Live.

Ableton Live Video Tutorial: Dubstep Wobble Bass with Ableton Live 8 part 1

Ableton Live Video Tutorial: Creating a Sub-bass layer w/ Corpus

Ableton Live Video Tutorial: ‘Sidechain Compression’ with Steve Nalepa

  • Jinnxx
  • 11/1/2010

great tut. it also helped me to understand the operator features!!

  • vincent
  • 11/1/2010

can you put the lemur lay out online ?
with a short explanation for what does what ?
then i can ‘remake’ it on i pad

  • RhysBob
  • 11/1/2010

sweet tutorial, banging wobble! :)

  • Dubstep Talking Wobble Bass: Ableton Live Video Tutorial ~ Operator | Dubspot Blog
  • 11/1/2010

[...] load up that preset.) Starting with the Operator sound he created in the previous video tutorial Dubstep Wobble Bass Part 2, and using the patch as a launching point, he turns off Operators B, C, and D and keeps Operator A [...]