Although a decent drum loop, carefully crafted sample, and strong Bass line is a great foundation, it often helps to have other sonic elements that you can weave in and out of the arrangement at different sections.
For this, Waves Codex Wavetable Synth can come in really handy. More than just a bread and butter software Synth, Codex ships with a whole whack of well categorized presets, and also offers a pretty straight forward interface for making your own sounds, or tweaking existing one's. And of course as always, we can add additional processing as needed to help achieve our desired result.
Brought to you with the support of Waves, In this 4th & final video of a 4 part free mini-series, Marcus uses the powerful Virtual Instrument - Waves Codex in order to find a complimentary Lead Synth sound to fit the song. In addition, he also uses some other Waves plug-ins including Enigma, S1 Imager, and H-Reverb to finalize the sound.