Statik Link

How to EQ Kick Drums in Ableton Live

Looking for advice on how to make your kick drums sound better and hit harder? Scratch DJ Academy’s new “Watch and Learn” episode might be able to help. Watch above as Josh Andres of DJ/producer duo Statik Link explains how to EQ kick drums in Ableton Live. We also recommend listening to Statik Link’s mix for DJcity’s “Friday Fix” podcast.
Related: How to Sample Analog Sounds with Ableton Live

Listen to Statik Link’s ‘Friday Fix’ Podcast

Statik Link
New York DJ/producer duo Statik Link has delivered a hard-hitting mix for this week’s Friday Fix podcast. Their 30-minute selection goes deep into DJcity’s catalog and beyond, with plenty of material from emerging producers and a few of their own remixes.


1. Bobby Shmurda – Hot Boy
2. Migos & Rich The Kid – Jumpin’ Like Jordan – Riot Ten & Jack Bass Trap Remix
3. Trick Daddy – Shut Up – Lemi Vice & TigerBeat Jersey Club Remix
4. Major Lazer ft. Sean Paul – Come On To Me – Tomsize Trap Remix
5. Diplo – Express Yourself – Tomsize & Simeon Trap Remix
6. Gent & Jawns – Turn Up – Kill The Noise Remix
7. Nancy Sinatra – Bang Bang – Statik Link Trap Remix
8. Ice Cube ft. Redfoo & 2 Chainz – Drop Girl – UZ Trap Remix
9. Ummet Ozcan – SMASH! – Goshfather & Jinco Trap Remix
10. Lil Jon ft. Tyga – Bend Ova – Tall Boys 70-103 Transition
11. Aazar – Jigglin
12. DMX – Party Up – Ruen & Mister Gray Twerk Remix
13. Clinton Sparks ft. 2 Chainz, Macklemore, & D.A. – Gold Rush – MING Remix
14. Statik Link – Clap When She Walkin’
15. Aryay – Lawnmower – Statik Link Remix
16. Gold Top ft. Soulja Boy – Gold Like This – Statik Link Remix
17. UZ & Aazar – Shake
18. Sage The Gemini – College Drop – Instant Party Remix
19. Grandtheft & Keys N Krates – Keep It 100 – Statik Link Remix

DJcity’s Friday Fix podcast features the hottest club tracks mixed by East Coast DJs. Every week our New York City Director Latin Prince showcases a different DJ with a 30-minute mix. Press play and start your weekend right!
Related: Listen to DJ Esquire’s Friday Fix Podcast