In this article I want to ask a hypothetical question - If your studio was on fire what would you save and why?
We've spent several weeks with Russ sharing the story of his home studio build. Over 8 parts he has unpacked his journey from the vision to the final result and in this article, Mike, Dan, James and Paul all give their verdict on if the studio fits the brief.
In this free pureMix video tutorial Ryan West shows you how to get started with Modular, an analog modular emulation synthesizer by Softube.
This article contains a selection of video tutorials that cover MIDI workflows in Pro Tools - The Pro Tools MIDI Handbook.
Sound Radix have released 32 Lives V2 for Mac. This new version brings Steinberg VST plug-ins support in addition to Audio Unit plug-ins and significantly increased stability. They have also built a Sandbox for plug-ins so that if one plug-in crashes, it won't bring the whole house down, your DAW will continue to run and you'll be able to save your work.
Neyrinck have now released Spill, which is an AAX Native, DSP and AudioSuite plug-in for Pro Tools, with a Perpetual license, instead of being only available as part of the V-Control Bundle with its annual license. Spill is designed to save time by enabling you to adjust channel levels on surround audio and bus tracks, just like the “spill” feature found on high-end digital film consoles.
Avid, the makers of Pro Tools, have announced Pro Tools 12.6.1. In the release notes Avid say the following;
Updated Core Audio Driver for HD systems
Pro Tools 12.6.1 includes a newly made HD Driver that is adapted to the significant changes made in Mac OS starting with OS X 10.10. This new driver restores Core Audio support and is included with Pro Tools HD 12.6.1.
When did you last sit down with your instrument and simply practise? Open up a piece of vital software and take it for a spin just stay on point? You may have once been a Pro Tools Ninja, but without using it regularly you may become a Pro Tools nincompoop.
Should you buy a PreSonus Faderport 8 control surface to use with Pro Tools? Russ takes it for a spin and is surprised by the results.
Mike, James and Dan chat through issues from the week's news as well as the usual tips, tricks and questions answered.
In this video tutorial you will learn singing techniques by Georgie Cooper that will help you improve your vocal performance skills.
I should probably acknowledge the fact that I am playing fast and loose with the whole letter X part of this post but there was always going to be some awkward letters, can we just ignore the 'B" and move on?
I'm not sure many users of this device would have turned down even the most basic digital reverb from today.
Spring reverbs were always the poor relations of the pre digital studio reverbs but AKG made some of the few truly professional spring reverb units. The biggest was the BX20.
There are a number of Black Friday Sales in the sound effects world so we are trying to bring them together in the special Black Friday edition of Sunday Sound Effects Round Up.