Tutorial: Exploring the Loop Designer [tips/tricks]
Jun16

Tutorial: Exploring the Loop Designer [tips/tricks]

NOVO’s Loop Designer! Checking out the Design Module, Pitching the Loops, Editing Banks and much more…. I love Heavyocity! I love NOVO! Get NOVO — PIB/Novo This is a great video on getting started with the Loop Designer Module in NOVO Modern Strings! Design Module Pitching Loops Changing Banks More NOVO Tutorials: Loop Designer Macro Sequencer, Cinematic Hip Hop Watch the Video...

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Tutorial: Instant 32 Band Dynamic EQ via TrackSpacer
Jun15

Tutorial: Instant 32 Band Dynamic EQ via TrackSpacer

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to get instant 32 Band Dynamic EQ sidechaining with WavesFactory’s TrackSpacer! Getting your sidechaining done with a dynamic EQ is far superior to regular old sidechaining! iZotope gives you a few dynamic EQ bands in Neutron & Ozone; I even made one with 4 bands for Ask Audio magazine a few weeks ago, however TrackSpacer gives you 32 bands!!! YES! 32 Bands!! Whats more, the...

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Kontakt Tutorial: Saving RAM Made Easy!
Jun14

Kontakt Tutorial: Saving RAM Made Easy!

This is how to save a boat load of RAM when using large Kontakt instrument libraries! It’s simple and incredibly effective! If you are like me and have a computer that has only  8 GB of RAM, or less, then you know the struggle. Kontakt instruments like NOVO sometimes take up around a whole GB of RAM per instantiation of the instrument. If you are trying to write a full track with multiple instances of NOVO, or any other large...

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Ableton Tutorial: 4 Sidechian Routing Methods [Native/3rd Party]
Jun09

Ableton Tutorial: 4 Sidechian Routing Methods [Native/3rd Party]

In this video tutorial I show four different methods of SideChain Routing I have learned over the years and talk about where & why you might use one over the other. Each of the following sidechain routing methods have their own benefits and drawbacks. Which you should use depends on what you are trying to accomplish. I am going to show you two methods of sidechian routing for Ableton Live’s compressors, and two methods for...

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Tutorial: Making a Custom, Unique & Large Kick w/ BIG KICK 1.7
Jun08

Tutorial: Making a Custom, Unique & Large Kick w/ BIG KICK 1.7

2017 means you should be making your own kicks. Big Kick’s latest update allows you to do it easily & quickly. Let me show you how – from start to finish! In this video tutorial I am going to be making a custom dubstep kick that is perfect for my track. It’s tuned. It’s large.It’s unique…. and it’s all mine!! Now, obviously dubstep isn’t for everyone, but Big Kick isn’t just...

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Tutorial: Hip Hop Vocal Doubling Using StereoSavage
Jun08

Tutorial: Hip Hop Vocal Doubling Using StereoSavage

This how to create “faux” hip hop vocal double-ups using Stereo Savage. Using the VOX FX module we can get some realistic sounding hype! It’s very common to get a hip hop vocalist, or any genre really, to do more than one take to add “double-ups” on the ends of phrases or special words that should get some emphasis. It is also very common to have “hype men” during live shows to do the same...

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Softube Tutorial: Dialogue Noise Removal w/ Dyna-mite [Valley People]
Jun06

Softube Tutorial: Dialogue Noise Removal w/ Dyna-mite [Valley People]

This is how to clean up a noisey dialogue take with Softube’s dynamic compressor, the Valley People Dyna-mite! Softube make some of my favorite plugs. Valley People Dyna-mite is no exception. While the compressor can be used on drums and percussion, or to achieve creative gating via the expander and some external source triggers, I figured I might go a different route and use the gate to remove some mic hiss and pre-amp flutter....

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Free Softube Saturation Knob VST
Jun06

Free Softube Saturation Knob VST

Softube make some of the best plugs around. No Joke. Being able to grab this Saturation Knob for free should be taken advantage of immediately! Get the Saturation Knob — SFT/SatKnob If you have never downloaded anything from Softube or Slate Digital there isa bit of a process to get the knob, but it is well worth it. The free plug-in Saturation Knob is a modeled output distortion that can be used anywhere you need some grit. Use...

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Ableton Tutorial: Where to Install & How to Change Skins
Jun05

Ableton Tutorial: Where to Install & How to Change Skins

This is where and how to install user made Ableton Live Skins (.ask) files. Also, a quick note on how to change them in program and.. if that wasn’t enough, some of my favorites! Grab my favorite skins for free! LT by Lance Thackery (designed Serum’s GUI) – CLICK HERE LT&i by LLDlich – CLICK HERE VS by Hypnox77 – CLICK HERE 50+ Skins by Sonic Bloom – CLICK HERE How to Install Ableton Live Skins...

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New Skin: Best Dark Skin of 2017… So Far :)
Jun05

New Skin: Best Dark Skin of 2017… So Far :)

Here is a skin I just ran into on Reddit. Made by u/Hypnox77. Download it now! As you probably know, finding great Ableton Live skins is a thing for me. 2016 had an incredible skin by the designer of Serum’s GUI, which, after the popularity of the post, led to me interviewing him for Ask Audio Magazine. Earlier today I was perusing a number of subreddits I frequent and found this one by Hypnox77. Installing Ableton Live Skins To...

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Tutorial: PADS By Umlaut Audio – Walk-Through
Jun01

Tutorial: PADS By Umlaut Audio – Walk-Through

In this video I walk through the GUI of the PADS Kontakt instrument by Umlaut Audio! Get PADS — PIB/Pads PADS by Umlaut Audio is a virtual synth instrument for Kontakt and Free Kontakt Player that lets you create cinematic musical textures. Combining multiple layers of unique samples, PADS provides natural and organic sounds that tastefully build, adding a new level of emotion and excitement to your compositions.The instrument...

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DIY: Make an Analog Arduino Controller for Ableton Live
May31

DIY: Make an Analog Arduino Controller for Ableton Live

In this tutorial I will show you how to hook up analog Potentiometers to an Arduino Uno to control Ableton Live Parameters via a USB and Max for Live! Before you retreat, this tutorial requires NO soldering or coding skills! With an Arduino Uno, Ableton Live 9, Max for Live and select tools you can make your own analog controller for Ableton Live! In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to get started using analog components via...

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“Diary of Jane” by Breaking Benjamin [Acoustic Version]
May29

“Diary of Jane” by Breaking Benjamin [Acoustic Version]

Here is an acoustic guitar cover of “Diary of Jane” by Breaking Benjamin. Download. Listen. Use. Enjoy! If you want to share my site that would be stellar, but not necessary! The Processing Chain created with the tabs from Mattias Krantz run through Ample Sound’s AGT2 virtual guitar compression & EQ from Softube’s Summit Audio Grand Channel EQ – EQF-100 Compression – TLA-100A a touch of reverb from Softube’s TSAR-1 Reverb a touch...

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“Castle on the Hill” by Ed Sheeran [Acoustic Guitar Cover]
May29

“Castle on the Hill” by Ed Sheeran [Acoustic Guitar Cover]

Here is an acoustic guitar cover of “Castle on the Hill” by Ed Sheeran. Download. Listen. Use. Enjoy! If you want to share my site that would be stellar, but not necessary!  The Processing Chain Tabs run through Ample Sound’s AGT2 virtual guitar compression & EQ from Softube’s Summit Audio Grand Channel EQ – EQF-100 Compression – TLA-100A a touch of reverb from Softube’s TSAR-1 Reverb a touch of delay from Audiothing’s Outer Space...

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The Chainsmokers & Coldplay – Something Just Like This (Acoustic Cover) Free DL
May28

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay – Something Just Like This (Acoustic Cover) Free DL

Here is an acoustic guitar cover of “Something Just Like This” by The Chainsmokers & Coldplay. Download. Listen. Use. Enjoy! If you want to share my site for payback that would be stellar, but not necessary! The Download File 110 BPM 48 kHz 24 bit 2 channel bounced without Dithering. 😉 The Processing Chain created with the tabs from Mattias Krantz run through Ample Sound’s AGT2 virtual guitar compression & EQ from...

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Martin Garrix – Scared to be Lonely (Acoustic Guitar Cover) [Free DL]
May28

Martin Garrix – Scared to be Lonely (Acoustic Guitar Cover) [Free DL]

This is an acoustic guitar cover of “Scared to be Lonely” by Martin Garrix Ft. Dua Lipa. It is a free download. Enjoy! If you want to share my site for payback that would be stellar, but not necessary! The Download File 138 BPM 48 kHz 24 bit 2 channel bounced without Dithering. 😉 The Processing Chain created with the tabs from Mattias Krantz run through Ample Sound’s AGT2 virtual guitar compression & EQ from Softube’s...

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Ed Sheeran – Shape of You (Acoustic Guitar Cover) [Free DL]
May28

Ed Sheeran – Shape of You (Acoustic Guitar Cover) [Free DL]

Here is an acoustic guitar cover of “Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran. Feel free to download and use it how ever you want! It would be great if you gave my site a share as a trade, but that’s not necessary. The Download File 96 BPM 48 kHz 24 bit 2 channel bounced without Dithering. 😉 The Processing Chain created with the tabs from Mattias Krantz run through Ample Sound’s AGT2 virtual guitar compression & EQ from...

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Ableton Live Racks: From Basic To Beyond
May26

Ableton Live Racks: From Basic To Beyond

Ableton Live’s racks can be as simple or as complex as you wish them to be. Don’t be put off by perceived complexity though. I love racks. I use them in everything for everything. They can simplify things or make others completely and ridiculously intricate. We shouldn’t be afraid of them though. Let me show you some of my favorite things to do with racks. Starting from the simple and getting into the more complex. A/B...

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DIY: How To Repair & Build XLR Cables
May26

DIY: How To Repair & Build XLR Cables

This is a tutorial on how to build or repair XLR Cables. If your studio XLR cables is damaged and in need of repair, or your fancy building your own XLR to 1/4″ TS plug, you’ve come to the right place. Joshua Casper shows you how in this useful tutorial. Check out this tutorial on balanced vs. unbalanced cables. Read the Entire Tutorial on Ask.Audio Watch the...

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Tutorial: Mid/Side Saturation Control with Halcyon
May25

Tutorial: Mid/Side Saturation Control with Halcyon

In this tutorial I walk you through adding mid/side saturation to a premaster using Halcyon by SoundSpot! Get Halcyon — PIB/Halcyon Halcyon is a next level saturation plugin by SoundSpot. Beyond the Mid/Side balance control and band selector my favorite thing about this plug is the visual feedback you get from the spectrum analyzer. It shows you where and how much saturation is being applied to the signal. You can also put just...

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Ableton Tutorial: Mid/Side Saturator Rack w/ Balance & Band Control
May23

Ableton Tutorial: Mid/Side Saturator Rack w/ Balance & Band Control

In this video tutorial I will show you how to make a mid/side saturator rack with only Live devices that has balance and frequency band controls! This rack is based on Halcyon by Soundspot. Halcyon is way better at accomplishing this effect. There isn’t any doubling at the frequency crossover points, there is a spectrum display that shows exactly where and how much saturation is being added, and there is an LFO that can be...

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Free Plug Friday: MAX 1 Dynamic Processor by BeatSkillz
May19

Free Plug Friday: MAX 1 Dynamic Processor by BeatSkillz

Download Max 1 – This is an automatic compressor with “intelligent” and variable release time and ratio settings. Get the MAX 1 Compressor — PIB/MAX1 Don’t know how to compress or are a pro at compression? Then this plugin is for you. This is an automatic compressor with “intelligent” and variable release time and ratio settings. Control your peaks very easily or increase the energy and levels of your track or mix...

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Checking out the DRC iOS App & VST by Imaginando
May19

Checking out the DRC iOS App & VST by Imaginando

In this video tutorial I demo some of the amazing sounds that can be generated by DRC from Imaginando – a synth / iOS App. ! Get DRC Here — PIB/DRCImaginando Watch the Video Release Notes DRC – A Synthesizer With A History Rui Antunes is an audio and analog electronics master. Nuno Santos is an experienced computers engineer. Friends for almost two decades, together they built DRC Polyphonic Synthesizer. Unique...

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Ableton Tutorial: Making the Endless Smile VST w/ Live Devices
May18

Ableton Tutorial: Making the Endless Smile VST w/ Live Devices

In this video tutorial I will show you how to make something similar to Dada Life’s new VST – Endless Smile – using only Live Devices! Plugin Deals — PIB/Deals The Endless Smile plug is supposed be some sort of build up enhancer. It washing out the sound, adds some noise, reverb and delay… We can make something similar with nothing but stock devices in the Ableton Live Suite! We will use the Following...

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Win a Copy of Stereo Savage by Plugin Boutique
May16

Win a Copy of Stereo Savage by Plugin Boutique

Want to win a free copy of Stereo Savage from Plugin Boutique? It’s easy. Come find out how! Check out Stereo Savage — PIB/StereoSavage All you need to do is be subscribed to my YouTube channel and post a screen cap on the Facebook video for the contest! How to Enter Go Subscribe to my Youtube Channel, if you already are skip to Step 2! (LINK) Take a Screen Capture of the Subscription Button Like the one below Post the...

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RX6 Tutorial: Cleaning / Repairing Bad YouTube Video Dialogue
May16

RX6 Tutorial: Cleaning / Repairing Bad YouTube Video Dialogue

A video tutorial on cleaning messy dialogue destined for a YouTube tutorial using iZotope’s RX6 Advanced and some of the incredible new modules! Get RX6 Advanced — PIB/RX6Advanced I am going to use a number of RX6’s new modules to clean a terrible dialogue audio take an make it, not only passable, but actually sound good! In fact, beyond just the standard de-noising, de-essing, and breath reduction I actually get rid...

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Ableton Tutorial: Dubby Tape Delay Return Track Tricks w/ Outer Space
May16

Ableton Tutorial: Dubby Tape Delay Return Track Tricks w/ Outer Space

In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to get Dubby Spring Reverb & Tape Delay using Outer Space by AudioThing on a Return Track. Get Outer Space — PIB/OuterSpace Outer Space is the latest update to what used to be called Outer Verb. The improvements are many and bring the plugin to a whole new level. It has fantastic emulations of 3 old school tape delays and a spring reverb that sounds perfect! For this tutorial...

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NOVO Tutorial: Loop Designer | Macro Control & Sequencer
May12

NOVO Tutorial: Loop Designer | Macro Control & Sequencer

In this video tutorial I will show you the ins and outs of assigning parameters to the macro control in NOVO Modern Strings & then using the macro sequencer to automate everything! Get NOVO Modern Strings — PIB/NOVOModernStrings NOTE: While I am performing these operations with the Loop Designer, they also apply to each of the instruments in NOVO. I will show you how to add effects and other adjustable parameters to the main...

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Tutorial: D16’s Repeater Tips, Tricks, Preview
May11

Tutorial: D16’s Repeater Tips, Tricks, Preview

Tutorial / Demo of D16’s Repeater which is a Vintage Modeled Delay plug that sounds lush and filled with goodness! Let me show you!! Get the D16 Repeater — PIB/Repeater In this video I preview a bunch of the Repeater’s presets, and man, do the sound GREAT on vocals, but I also share a secret delay trick using the device! There have been many incredible delay units created over the past 70 years, from tape delays to...

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Tutorial: Using Big Kick’s New Update Features
May11

Tutorial: Using Big Kick’s New Update Features

In this video tutorial I show you not only what the new features of the Big Kick update are, but demonstrate how to use them! Get Big Kick by Plugin Boutique — PIB/BigKick Would you rather drop $65 on an endless number kicks that can be perfectly sculpted to each of your tracks or keep buying sample packs for the rest of you time as producer?? NO BRAINER! Using sample pack kicks is so 2015. With Big Kick you can easily craft...

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Ableton Tutorial: Synthesizing Impulse Responses for Convolution Reverb
May11

Ableton Tutorial: Synthesizing Impulse Responses for Convolution Reverb

In this video tutorial I will show you how to capture any synthesized reverb as an Impulse Response (IR) to use in any Convolution Reverb plugin! Get over 1,000 IRs – JC/ImpulseResponseList In audio signal processing, convolution reverb is a process used for digitally simulating the reverberation of a physical or virtual space through the use of software profiles; a piece of software (or algorithm) that creates a simulation of...

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Tutorial: Sketching Film Score Beats with Ambient Cinematics
May09

Tutorial: Sketching Film Score Beats with Ambient Cinematics

In this video I will show you how easy it is to sketch horror / suspense film score beats with Ambient Cinematics by Niche Audio! Get Ambient Cinematics – LM/AmbientCinematics A “beat” in film production lingo is the timing and movement of the film. When sketching ideas for a film score it makes sense to set up the basic outlines in coordination with the films beats before jumping into full on song writing and...

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NOVO Tutorial: Making Cinematic Hip Hip with Loop Designer
May08

NOVO Tutorial: Making Cinematic Hip Hip with Loop Designer

In this video tutorial I will show you just how easy it is to make Cinematic flavored Hip Hop with NOVO’s Loop Designer! Heavyocity have really outdone themselves with NOVO. Get NOVO Modern Strings Here — PIB/NOVO While I think it is fair to say the NOVO Modern Strings is geared toward film and trailer music, that doesn’t mean that’s all it’s good for. In this tutorial I will show you how to use the...

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Avenger Tutorial: Making Sequences – Part 1
May08

Avenger Tutorial: Making Sequences – Part 1

This video tutorial is meant to get you up and running making sequences in VPS Avenger! Get VPS Avenger – PIB/Avenger Sequences are incredibly powerful. Especially when it comes to producing in Avenger. The plugin is so massive it’s like having a complete DAW inside your DAW!! You can seriously make an entire song idea without ever having to close Avenger. Including drums, bass lines, subs, lead synths, pads, and more....

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Review: Post Dubstep & Future Garage [Ableton Live Projects]
May04

Review: Post Dubstep & Future Garage [Ableton Live Projects]

This is my review / demo of Post Dubstep & Future Garage Ableton Live Projects files by Niche Audio. Get Post Dubstep Ableton Projects – LM/PostDubstep For the video I briefly talk about the pack and then I demo all of the projects by means of a live performance set right inside Ableton Live. If mid-tempo Glitch Hop is more your style check out my last review / demo done in a similar fashion. Meaning, full live set with all...

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Tutorial: Mapping Macros in Analog Strings by Output
May04

Tutorial: Mapping Macros in Analog Strings by Output

In this video tutorial I show you show to map effects to the macro sliders in Analog Strings by Output!! Get Analog Stings – PIB/AnalogStrings Output have created some of my favorite Kontakt instruments. After getting to test drive Analog Strings for a few days I can firmly say they have continued that tradition. Analog Strings is an incredible and unique orchestral stings style library with dark and gritty edges. This is...

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Tutorial: Stranger Things Tribute with UVS-3200 by UVI
Apr27

Tutorial: Stranger Things Tribute with UVS-3200 by UVI

In this video tutorial I make a “Stranger Things” theme song tribute using 3 instances of the UVS-3200 in the UVI Workstation. Get the UVS-3200 Library – PIB/UVS-3200 What better way to use the UVS-3200 sample library, which draws inspiration from the Korg PS-3200 hardware synth of the early 80’s, with a version of the theme song from “Stranger Things”. Watch the Video Tutorial Full Release Notes A...

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Avenger Tutorial: How to Make Sample Stackers
Apr19

Avenger Tutorial: How to Make Sample Stackers

In this video tutorial I show you how to stack multiple samples (up to 4) in 1 OSC panel in VPS Avenger! Get VPS Avenger — PIB/Avenger As if the 8 possible OSCs wasn’t enough? Well, you can stack up to 4 samples in one OSC!! In this tutorial I will show you how to add and edit individual samples into what’s called a Sample Stacker. More Avenger Tutorials Watch the Video Tutorial *written tutorial below Written Tutorial •...

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Avenger Tutorial: Walk-Through of a Few Things
Apr19

Avenger Tutorial: Walk-Through of a Few Things

In this video tutorial I show you just some key features of VPS Avenger. Get VPS Avenger — PIB/Avenger Let me show you a few of the incredible number of abilities this synth has wrapped up inside it. Things like drum sequence zones, routing OSCs to the Arpeggiator, preset previews and more. If you want more tutorials check out this page. Watch the Video Tutorial About the Avenger Synth Vengeance Producer Suite Avenger is described as...

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Avenger Tutorial: Change Skins [New in 1.1.0 Update]
Apr15

Avenger Tutorial: Change Skins [New in 1.1.0 Update]

In this tutorial I show you how to change the VPS Avenger Skin. A new feature in the 1.1.0 Update! Get VPS Avenger — PIB/Avenger VPS Avenger just had a major update. Now there are 2 skins. The default and the new “Cobalt Blue”. View the full 1.1.0 Change Log below the video. Watch the Video Tutorial Change Log 1.1.0 – custom samples can now be loaded into the OSC via drag and drop from the browser – added...

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Avenger Tutorial: Drag & Drop Samples into the OSC Window
Apr15

Avenger Tutorial: Drag & Drop Samples into the OSC Window

In this tutorial I show you how to drag and drop any samples into Avenger’s OSC Panel! Get VPS Avenger — PIB/Avenger As of the latest VPS Avenger update (1.1.0) you are now able to drag and drop any samples into the OSC Window. Watch the Video Tutorial *full change log below Change Log 1.1.0 – custom samples can now be loaded into the OSC via drag and drop from the browser – added loop editor page for these new...

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Easter Loopmasters & Plugin Boutique Sale
Apr14

Easter Loopmasters & Plugin Boutique Sale

FEATURED DEAL END DATE DISCOUNT AMOUNT POPULARITY DEAL – 81% OFF1 Jun – June 30, 2017 iZotope Stutter Edit & BreakTweaker Expanded Bundle Sale Combining two of iZotope’s award winning creative tools, for the first time; this innovative and dynamic package has been compiled to inspire new directions for your productions! Save over 80% for a limited time only at Plugin Boutique! DEAL – 50% OFF1 Jun –...

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Loopcloud by Loopmasters – Store & Sync Your Samples in the Cloud
Apr10

Loopcloud by Loopmasters – Store & Sync Your Samples in the Cloud

Loopcloud is a way to store, organize and search the samples you use to produce music all on the cloud. Removing the worry of data loss and improving workflow. Loopcloud – Sound Inspiration Direct to your DAW Price: Free Available: Existing LM customers April 2017, May 2017 Full release More info: www.loopcloud.net SHORT DESCRIPTION An industry first, Loopcloud is a brand new cloud-connected application for browsing and managing...

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“Studio Time” with Junkie XL – Season 2 Starts Today!
Apr07

“Studio Time” with Junkie XL – Season 2 Starts Today!

The man responsible for the soundtracks of Batman v Superman, Mad Max: Fury Road, Deadpool, and more talks production and gear in the new season!! Junkie XL’s “Studio Time” Season 2 has Started! Junkie XL, or Tom Holkenborg, has made quite a name for himself and for good reason. He has been scoring some of the biggest films of the last 5 years. Including, but not limited to, Batman Vs. Superman, Deadpool, Mad Max: Fury Road, and 300:...

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Fixed – iLok Authorization Error [PACE Service]
Apr05

Fixed – iLok Authorization Error [PACE Service]

This is how to fix the seemingly random authorization error (pipe) caused when the PACE service doesn’t start automatically, as it should. If you have any plugins, undoubtedly you have had to deal with the iLok licence manager. Many companies use iLok to handle their licensing. Softube, AIR music, Heavyocity, Eventide, UVI, Audified, Sonivox and many others. It usually works fairly easily. However, sometimes you get an odd...

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Tutorial: Mastering with Overtone EQ by SoundSpot
Apr05

Tutorial: Mastering with Overtone EQ by SoundSpot

In this video tutorial I show you how to do your final master EQ using SoundSpot’s Overtone EQ! Get Overtone – PIB/OverTone Overtone takes a non-visual approach to EQing which forces the user to rely and their ears instead of their eyes. In this tutorial I do some final EQ stage work on a track to give you an idea of how the plugin works and how to use it. Watch the Video Tutorial *full release notes below Release Notes...

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Gravity Tutorial: Designing Epic Impacts / Hits / Explosions
Mar31

Gravity Tutorial: Designing Epic Impacts / Hits / Explosions

In this tutorial I show you how to use the Hit Designer module to get some of the most epic hits, explosions and impacts you have ever heard!! Get Gravity – PIB/Gravity Add weight to your dramatic moments with GRAVITY’s Hits & Stings. Combine up to four of the 192 distinct elements to create virtually limitless combinations of unique Hits. Turn “Whoosh” on or off and adjust length seamlessly. Not enough...

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Gravity Tutorial: Designing Epic Risers / Suspense
Mar31

Gravity Tutorial: Designing Epic Risers / Suspense

In this tutorial I show you how to design custom epic risers for creating suspense in your film, trailer, or orchestral music! Get Gravity – PIB/Gravity Heavyocity’s Gravity is my go-to for hits and risers. The sound design of the samples contained in the Kontakt instrument are beyond incredible. Being able to mix and match a few of them together in the designer module is nothing but AWESOME! I would say that one would...

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Avenger Tutorial: Drum Kits & Sequences Introduction [quicky]
Mar27

Avenger Tutorial: Drum Kits & Sequences Introduction [quicky]

In this quick tip tutorial for the VPS Avenger VSTi I give you a crash course on getting started with the Drum module! Get VPS Avenger – PIB/Avenger VPS Avenger come with a boat load of Drum Kits. In fact, there are 168 different kits, and each of them comes with its own hand crafted sequence. So, you can navigate the factory library by looking for a type of sequence or drum kit sound. You can also unlock the connection feature...

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Avenger Tutorial: Saving FX Rack Presets [quicky]
Mar27

Avenger Tutorial: Saving FX Rack Presets [quicky]

In this VPS Avenger quick tip Tutorial I will show you how to save FX Chains and explain why that might be useful. Get VPS Avenger – PIB/VPSAvenger In a recent update the team  added the ability to save effects chains in VPS Avenger. The process is incredibly easy. You just hit the save button and give the chain a name. Then it will available in any insert fx rack and/or the master fx rack as well. Though, not the send/return fx...

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