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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Tutorial: Easy & Epic Variations with FilterShaper Core
Mar17

Tutorial: Easy & Epic Variations with FilterShaper Core

In this video tutorial I show you how easy it is to completely transform a set of loops into something different and awesome! Get the FilterShaper Core – PIB/CGFilterShaper This is the second module from The CableGuys’ Shaper Box that I got to check out. Before, I got to play with the Time module, and, this time, it was the FilterShaper Core…. and, just like the Time module, it didn’t disappoint. In this...

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Avenger Tutorial: LFO Basics & Routing [quicky]
Mar16

Avenger Tutorial: LFO Basics & Routing [quicky]

In this short tutorial I will introduce you to how to apply VPS Avenger’s LFO to parameters inside the VSTi. Get VPS Avenger – PIB/Avenger LFOs are incredible. When used correctly they have the ability to add interesting characteristics to sounds in so many ways. Avenger has up to 4 LFOs. In this tutorial I will show you the very basics on routing them to parameters inside Avenger. I will also show you some of the shapes...

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Avenger Tutorial: Stereo Sidechain FX via Step Sequencer [quicky]
Mar16

Avenger Tutorial: Stereo Sidechain FX via Step Sequencer [quicky]

In this VPS Avenger tutorial I will show you how to apply dynamic stereo sidechain FX to any of your OSCs via the built in Step Sequencer. Get VPS Avenger – PIB/Avenger The pumping sound of sidechain compression is one of the hallmarks of EDM lead synths. It is also widely, though for more technical purposes, used to compress sub to mid-level bass in order to make room for kicks. In Avenger we can get this effect by routing...

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$1 Deal – Clone Max for Live Instrument by Sonic Faction
Mar15

$1 Deal – Clone Max for Live Instrument by Sonic Faction

The time is now. Clone is currently only $1! Watch the video. Read the release notes. Buy the Synth!! Get Clone for $1 – PIB/SFClone WICKED 80’S REPLICA Clone has been completely reengineered for self-aware sound. ANALOG DNA Known for its distinct analog tone and modulation capabilities, this quintessential 80’s synth will give your production a whole new flavor. MODULATE YOUR MIND Mutate sounds to a higher frequency with...

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Avenger Tutorial: Send & Return Fx Rack Routing [quicky]
Mar14

Avenger Tutorial: Send & Return Fx Rack Routing [quicky]

In this quick tip tutorial I show you how easy it is to route any OSC to the Send FX Rack in Avenger! Avenger is an absolute beast when it comes to effects routing. In this tutorial I show you how to initialize the Send Rack in order to add and route FX to and from it. Get VPS Avenger – PIB/VPSAvenger Up to 6 Free Routable FX Busses: 4 Insert FX Racks with 8 FX slots each Send FX Rack Master FX Rack Like in your DAW you can...

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Avenger Tutorial: Routing OSCs to the Arpeggiator [quicky]
Mar14

Avenger Tutorial: Routing OSCs to the Arpeggiator [quicky]

In this quick tip tutorial I show you how easy it is to route any OSC to the powerful Arpeggiator in Avenger! Avenger can have up to 8 OSC Modules and each can have its own Arpeggiator. In this tutorial I show you how easy it is to route the sounds to the Arpeggiators. I also show where the Arpeggiator’s presets are located. Get Avenger – PIB/Avenger Watch the Quick Tip Tutorial *full release notes below Release Notes Meet...

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Tutorial: Making Risers & Downshifters with The Riser
Mar14

Tutorial: Making Risers & Downshifters with The Riser

The Riser makes unique risers, swells, down-shifters, swooshes and more incredibly easily. Get the Riser – PIB/AIRRiser The Riser is currently on Sale for $30. I highly suggest you grab it now. It comes with an expansion pack too! I just spotted the deal on Plugin Boutique’s website and I have it, so I figured I would showcase some of its capabilities in a video. Great sounding custom risers are soooo easy to make with...

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Tutorial: Composing with an AI Music Producer (Amper)
Mar14

Tutorial: Composing with an AI Music Producer (Amper)

Amper is an artificial intelligence composer, performer, and producer that empowers you to instantly create and customize original music for your content. Try it out – AmperMusic Amper Music is an AI music producer that is currently free to use. In this video I show you how to use it! Amper Music uses intelligent programming to produce original music within a given set of parameters dictated by the user. Each track is unique,...

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Serum: Issues after Splice Subscription Completion [fixed]
Mar10

Serum: Issues after Splice Subscription Completion [fixed]

This is how to solve the issue of Serum wanting you to connect with Splice even after you’ve completely paid and have a serial number. I, like many others, loved the idea of the rent-to-own system Splice offered for Serum. And, I am guessing here, but I’m probably not the only one that hates the Splice app. I didn’t how heavy it was on the start-up process. I didn’t like that I need to have the Splice app...

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Tutorial: Realistic Acoustic Guitar Sounds with Amber
Mar08

Tutorial: Realistic Acoustic Guitar Sounds with Amber

Amber, by Virtual Guitarist, is an incredible sounding acoustic guitar strumming plugin! Get Amber – PIB/VirtualGuitAmber I figured it would be difficult to get great sounding acoustic guitar strumming into a VST. I’m still sure it is, but Virtual Guitarist has done in extremely well! In this tutorial I show you how easy it is get some realistic reggae skank using Amber! Before the tutorial though, I showcase some of the...

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Tutorial: Using Smart:EQ+ by Sonible to EQ a Song
Mar07

Tutorial: Using Smart:EQ+ by Sonible to EQ a Song

Sonible’s Smart:EQ+ has 4 magic wand type filters, which, when activated analyze incoming audio and create their own EQ curves! Get the Smart:EQ – PIB/SonibleSmart:EQ smart:EQ+ is the perfect tool when it comes to complex or time critical mixing tasks. The highly specialized signal processing of smart:EQ+ allows mixing engineers to easily improve the spectral balance of a whole mix or match the spaciousness of individual...

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Adobe Audition Tutorial: Third Party VST Management
Mar03

Adobe Audition Tutorial: Third Party VST Management

In this video tutorial I will show you how to add third party VSTs to Adobe Audition CC 2017! I have been using Creative Cloud for a while. Love it. As I am an audio engineer of sorts I tend to stick to Ableton Live. However, today I figured I would get in and check out Audition. While messing about I went to load a third party VST audio effect into the Effects Rack and I couldn’t. The VST and VST3 menu items were there, but...

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Tutorial: Adding Punch to Percussion with Fission by Eventide
Feb28

Tutorial: Adding Punch to Percussion with Fission by Eventide

In this tutorial I add punch to a drum loop by using Eventide’s new Structural Effects plug called Fission! Get Fission — PIB/FissionEventide Fission takes the incoming audio signal and allows you to divide it into two separate signal which can then be altered and effected independently before being combined again when leaving the plug. Fission is the first plug-in to use our ground-breaking Structural Effects technology...

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Max Tutorial: How to & Why You Should Install Packages [free]
Feb23

Max Tutorial: How to & Why You Should Install Packages [free]

This is a really quick tutorial on how to install the free user made Max Packages from the Package Manager inside Max for Live. Today Cycling ’74 shared a new package, which I in-turn shared with my facebook community. There was a lot of love and some confusion about what Packages even are and how to get them. So, I figured I would make this short video tutorial on how to get to the Package Manager inside Max for Live, download,...

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