Entries in tricks (89)
Lots of Pro Tools users are driven mad trying to get core audio working with a Digi 002 or 003.
Russ shows a very neat trick which means you can have both a Pro Tools session and your Mac audio working at the same time.
Good clean mangement and organization of ALL your Instruments and Samples is now possible - on Mac AND Windows! The third in Chicken Systems new generation applications, Instrument Manager™ catalogs all your Instruments and Samples, allows dragging into your application, and includes metatag and full-featured search support.
Instrument Manager's lightening fast and easy Reference Manager sample relinker makes broken links a thing of the past. It quickly finds your broken links and fixes them in a blink of an eye. But that's not all! The relinker allows renaming, replacing, and TOTAL MANAGEMENT of those links. This technology has not been made available in any application until now - it will blow you away.
Use Instrument Manager™ as a replacement active real-time browser for Kontakt, Structure, or HALion, as they accept drag-and-drop. Instrument Manager™ completely out-performs their native browsers.
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More tips and tricks from the guys over at AIR. In this one Russ shows how to use some of the cool effects in Transfuser both on Transfuser and Audio tracks to put some rhythm into a session.
Hot back from his trip to AIR HQ in Germany, Russ shows some cool dragging trips gleaned from Mr Transfuser himself. A must see for Transfuser users.
Hot from my trip to AIR HQ in Germany I've been gleaning the secrets from the guys who created these babies. First off a video revealing Boom hidden features! Have fun!
Russ shows you how to use some cool automation to bring your Xpand (and other synth) sounds to life. This is a very cool video for those making dance tracks.
In this video Russ shows just how much you can take a standard sound and mash it up to create an incredible new sound. As usual he takes all the standard plug-ins from Pro Tools and shows users just what gems they have.
A very quick video where Russ shows Pro Tools 8 users how to get the riff from the Justin Timberlake hit 'What Goes Around', as usual lots of hot tricks!
Russ has fun re-creating some of the sounds from the huge Justin Timberlake Hit 'Sexyback', he shows you how to create the drums, synth riff and even the vocal sound. Sadly Justin Timberlake is not with him so you have to settle for his vocal take! (This proves he has no groove and never takes himself too seriously!)
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Russ takes time to show you how to take some basic vocals and clean them and process them within your track. As usual the video is full of lots of cool tips and tricks for users.
Russ is back with more tricks that are going to make Structure users smile, he gives a guide to using the convolution reverb plug-in, using Structure effects on existing audio tracks and also a shed load of FREE IR responses from the Lexicon PCM90!
Sometime users want to try different versions of the same plugin - for example when beta release copies are available. In this short video Russ shows how to quickly swap versions around on your system.
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In this session Russ shows you some tricks for taking mono sounds and making them into stereo. He uses several different tricks that you can try for yourself.
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