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Pro Tools Expert Announces New Partnership With FX Rentals - Amazing Collection Of Vintage Studio Gear

We are thrilled to announce that Pro Tools Expert have entered into a new partnership with top London studio rental and sales company FX Rentals.

Watch this exclusive video with Russ Hughes from Pro Tools Expert and Pat Roche from FX Rentals. In the video Pat talks about FX Rentals and the collection of amazing vintage studio and music gear, there’s plenty of gear porn in the video.

What Does This Partnership Mean?

The partnership will give Pro Tools Expert access to some of the most sought after studio gear in history from FX Rentals’ amazing collection, part of the plan is to use this collection to bring even deeper reviews and comparisons between plug-ins and the hardware originals.

We also hope to be able to bring muturally beneficial member only offers to the Pro Tools Expert community and benefits of the Pro Tools Expert resource to those using the services of FX Rentals.

What Do You Want To See And Hear?

Let us know what shoot outs and vintage gear reviews you would like us to feature on Pro Tools Expert in the comments - this is going to be fun!

Running Pro Tools On The Surface Pro 3 - Video

Robin Vincent does a full show and tell video of Pro Tools runinng on the new Microsoft Surface Pro 3.

He talks through the pros and cons of running Pro Tools on the Surface Pro 3 and considers screen resolution, performance and battery life.

Watch the full video and see the report by PC guru Robin.

Groove 3 Join Forces With Hal Leonard Publishing - Celebrate With September Special

Groove 3, the best place for online video training for the audio and music production world, have joined forces with Hal Leonard, the leading publisher of books and digital content on the music business, audio technology, and instrument history. 

Top Learning Resources

Groove3 currently offers more the 850 hours of top-notch online training. The new, exclusive content from Hal Leonard will include product by world-renowned recording, audio, and music experts from many fields, including the Hal Leonard Recording Method by Bill Gibson, the Bruce Swedien Recording Method, Rikki Rooksby’s series of books on songwriting, and much more.  Additional courses and products will be announced and released in the coming weeks.

John Cerullo, Group Publisher of Hal Leonard Books.

Groove3 is the most trusted and time-tested online quality resource for training videos for musicians, and bringing Hal Leonard’s reputable brands and content into their community will be a huge benefit to all musicians interested in learning online.

Get Our Groove 3 September Special

We’ve teamed up with Groove 3 to celebrate, so head and offer their legnedaryannual All Access Pass for just $100 - that allows you to watch all the content on Groove 3 site for an entire year. You can also try it for 30 days for $10. Head over and enter the code PTE33 at the checkout to grab this deal.

Using The FabFilter Pro Q 2 To Match EQ

In this free video tutorial using the FabFilter Pro Q 2 Russ shows how to use the new EQ matching feature in the FabFilter Pro Q 2 plug-in.

In this video the example of matching two kick drum sounds is used.

This video tutorial is showing the FabFilter Pro Q 2 in Pro Tools, but the settings in FabFilter Pro Q 2 will be the same for all audio applications.

Special - All Pro Tools Expert Production Tricks Video Tutorials Free To Watch This Weekend

It’s a Bank Holiday weekend in the UK this weekend so in case you have some free time we’ve opened up our Pro Tools Production Tricks video tutorials for free.

When we say an archive, it may take you the weekend to watch them all, the archive list of Pro Tools Production Tricks videos is shown below.

Pro Tools Tutorial Videos

The videos include Producer secrets, power virtual instrument tricks, the basics of many popular plug-ins and many more.

Normally these videos are member only exclusive content, so knock yourself out and find out what so many people sign up as Pro Tools Expert community members. To find out more about membership then clik here.

The Pro Tools Production Tricks Video Archive

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How To Create The Eric Johnson Guitar Sound With Avid Eleven Rack

James is back with more signature sounds for the Avid Eleven Rack. In this Free video tutorial James takes a look at creating the Eric Johnson guitar sound.He shows which guitar amps, cabs and effects he uses.

Download the free preset for Eleven Rack here

Eric Johnson Eleven Rack Amp Settings


Eric Johnson Eleven Rack Reverb Settings


Eric Johnson Eleven Rack Echo Settings

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How To Create The Joe Bonamassa Guitar Sound With Avid Eleven Rack 

James is back with more signature sounds for the Avid Eleven Rack. In this Free video tutorial James takes a look at creating the Joe Bonamassa guitar sound. Download the free preset at the bottom of this post.
He shows which guitar amps, cabs and effects he uses.

Eleven Rack Amps

Eleven Rack Reverb

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All Pro Tools Expert Member Only Videos FREE To Watch This Weekend

This weekend only we’ve unlocked our vault of over 600 Pro Tools videos, normally only available to Pro Tools Expert members.

There’s everything from production tricks, in depth tutorials on plug-ins, virtual instruments and hundreds of Pro Tools tips and tricks.

This Pro Tools video tutorial library runs into hours of material to help you get up to speed, or learn some new stuff. Check them out here.

So spend the weekend enjoying the Pro Tools Expert video tutorials. If you like them then you may want to think about signing up for membership. In the meantime this weekend is on us!

Create Rich And Complex Textures In Pro Tools Xpand2 - Free Video

In this FREE Pro Tools video tutorial Russ shows those who may have limited budgets that you don’t always need to spend money on plug-ins to get great results.

Russ takes users under the hood of Xpand2 to show how to create rich and complex textures that can be controlled during a performance.

In this video Pro Tools users will learn how to stack sounds, use arpeggiators to create movement, assign filter controls and use MIDI CC for extra control.

Watch it here

Using VCC In Pro Tools Tutorial

Sampling supremo, post editor and friend of the blog Marcus from Bad Cat Media gives a nice video tutorial on using Slate VCC in Pro Tools.

The Pro Tools video tutorial also gives a lot of shortcuts.

Watch it here