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LMMS: A Complete Guide to Dance Music Production Beginner's Guide by David Earl

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Time for action—spreading out the loop

In Chapter 7, Getting It All Stacked up, we created a loop and variations. This time around, we need to spread the content of our main loop out for the duration of a song:

  1. Mute all of the elements in the Song Editor:
    Time for action—spreading out the loop

    All of the tracks need to be muted. So make sure that all of the mute buttons are lit up:

    Time for action—spreading out the loop
  2. Grab the right-hand side of our sample, and trim the element so that it is only eight bars long. We are going to build this song in eight bar segments. Building a song in repeating eight bar chunks will give nice ...

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