Between massive singles like “Lines of the Broken,” “The Future” and “I Still See Your Face,” the “If Only” mega collab with a staggering seven artists from his beloved bitbird imprint and the recent launch of bitbird radio, San Holo has undoubtedly had a breakout year. Just a couple weeks ago, the artist shared another impressive single titled “One Thing,” and today he’s back with a compelling addition to the track: an in-depth, 40-minute video describing how he made it.
San Holo, otherwise known as Sander van Dijck, walks you through each tiny piece of “One Thing,” from snares to synths to vocals, gradually putting everything together into one polished product via Ableton Live. There’s a little bit of everything throughout, from plugins he enjoys to how he doubles vocals to add depth. And beyond being chockfull of helpful tips and tricks for producers, the video shows just how intricate and thought out San Holo’s production really is. Check it out below and enjoy!