Forged in the fires of the future, Darkside Funk lies at the leading edge of evolving sounds for modern bass music. Inspired by some of our favorite sci-fi films, it cloaks you in an immersive universe of hard hitting basses, searing mid-range bizness and morphing textures. With modulation pushed to the max, each preset moves and breathes with a life of its own.

Lurking inside, you’ll find some of the most advanced and powerful sounds ever created for Serum. All this power is at your fingertips, BEGGING to be unleashed! The creative use of Macros makes Darkside Funk delightfully immediate and simple to use, while also yielding spectacular sound-mangling abilities.

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To celebrate the launch of Darkside Funk, we’re hosting a free live-stream: Sound Design Secrets in Serum. So much potential lurks under the hood of this incredible synth. Come discover some of our favorite features and how to get the most out of them.

Learn from a Beatport #1 producer:

  • Giom reveals his personal house music production secrets
  • Download his full Ableton Live 9 Suite project file, complete with samples, effects, Racks and more!
  • Discover essential techniques for house music producers – guaranteed

The MOD Method is a new approach, it’s a methodology, it’s a philosophy. It’s a highly-structured workflow designed just for you: the producers of tomorrow who do everything for themselves. It’s a way of dividing and conquering each phase of the production process and outpacing other producers who work randomly and bounce around “multi-tasking”.

The MOD Method will redefine how you approach the studio. It’ll give you the tools and inspiration to start creating and finishing music that you're proud of.

Another skillfully created project file, the Warp Academy Hybrid Trap Project File, features a pack of sound design weapons guaranteed to inspire and encourage your future sound design projects.

You get direct access to Dan Larsson's masterful use of sound design techniques, including dubstep style basses, leads, grime sounds, synth stabs, horns and FX sounds built in xFer Serum, Operator and Sampler.

Synthesis & sound design expert by day, double 00 secret agent by night, Dan Larsson flexes the full power of his cutting-edge synthesis and sound design techniques to bring you Warp Academy's Future Bass Project File.

Selecting and sculpting from an arsenal of fresh and diverse techniques, the Future Bass Project File is guaranteed to offer new ways to synthesize sounds for your own music!