Videos reviews on audio and music software and hardware from the team at Pro Tools Expert, to find a video use our powerful search option.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a close look at VIER, a synth virtual instrument by Eisenberg. VIER is an emulation of 4 Doepfer MS-404 synth units made popular in the 1990's.
In this video from Pro Tools Expert James Ivey takes a look and listen to the new B-5 Organ from Acoustic Samples
In this video for Pro Tools Expert, James Ivey takes another look at the new Red 4 Pre by Focusrite.
Russ takes a look at the McDSP Ultimate Channel Strip Plugin.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes an in depth look at the new Attack EP88 Electric Piano VI by UVI
Greg Wurth, who works with top artist including Steve Vai reviews The Arouser by Empirical Labs
BitterSweet Pro is a fully featured frequency dependant transient designer and builds on the success of the freeware version of BitterSweet.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper shows you what is included in The Sampling Handbook (Premium Bundle).
UAD have given several Neve products their attention, The 1073 preamp and EQ, the 33906 compressor and the 1081 and 31102 EQs are all available but for this post I've decided to concentrate on the 88RS channel strip.
In this video James Ivey from Pro Tools Expert takes a look at the Orion Studio, a 1U rack USB and Thunderbolt audio interface from Antelope.
Based on the Transformer section of a Neve and an API preamp, the Kush Transformer plug-ins offer some great vibe to your recorded tracks.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a close look at UNMIX::DRUMS by Zynaptiq in Pro Tools. UNMIX::DRUMS enables users to attenuate or boost drums within a mix in realtime.
n this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a look at the new all in one stereo panning and width plug in calledStereo Savage by Plugin Boutique. Watch the video to hear how it can widen and double elements within a cover recording of "Money" by Pink Floyd in Pro Tools.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a close look at Tverb by Eventide. Tverb is a reverb plug-in that recreates the vocal production technique used by Tony Visconti when Tony recorded David Bowie's lead vocal for Heroes.
Russ takes a look and listen to the new Brainworx bx_panEQ. Find out how it works and hear it in action then find out what he thinks.
Brainworx, the pioneering company that created the first Mid/Side equalizer plugin, has once again launched a game changer: bx_panEQ. This revolutionary panoramic equalizer will forever change the way you sculpt stereo tracks
In this video for Pro Tools Expert James takes a look at the new Focusrite Red 4 Pre Thunderbolt, Digilink and Dante audio interface. In his usual style James put this interface through it's paces.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a look at the AIR Instrument Expansion Pack that includes seven very detailed virtual instruments.
The Caribou Bundle consists of Caribou Compressor, Filter & The Mix Plug-in. Inspired by the unique sound of classic analog console design Prime Studio® Caribou Bundle offers three different versatile tools to bring that vintage sparkle to your productions whether you are in the studio or producing your tunes anywhere around the world.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a look at The H910 Harmonizer plug-in by Eventide. Watch the video to hear how it can manipulate the pitch of a lead guitar and how it can thicken an 808 snare drum.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a look at the new BSS DPR-402 plug-in by Waves and tests it's abilities in a music context with acoustic drums and electric bass guitar.
In this video James from Production Expert takes a close look at the new Halo portable vocal booth from Aston Microphones.
Alan recently came across Video Slave 2 from Non Lethal Applications in Germany. It seemed to him to be a viable alternative to Avid Video Satellite, with its ability to sync over IPMidi, output through dedicated video hardware such as a BlackMagic box, and killer price tag of £327 for the Pro version.
Pro Tools Expert team member Julian Rogers take a close look at The Lexicon 224 by UAD. The 480 is probably the best known of the classic Lexicon Studio Reverbs, the 224 was the groundbreaking product in Julian's opinion.
Continuing through the alphabet, when it comes to the letter M We'll concentrate Manley. In this video I put both the Massive Passive EQ and the Variable Mu Limiter Compressor through their respective paces within a Pro Tools session.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper takes a look at the new Drawmer 1973 Multi-band Compressor by Softube. Watch the video to hear how it performs on a kick drum and full mix.
In these videos Pro Tools Expert meets Sam Bath from Solid State Logic (SSL) about the XL-Desk, a 24 into 8 into 2 analogue mixer. As a studio owner who is actively looking for a console for his studio, James was very keen to get hands on with the XL-Desk and see if it has got what it takes to fit in with his Pro Tools workflow.
In this video review Julian takes a look at Blocks, a new feature introduced by Native Instruments into Reaktor 6, which bring a taste of modular Eurorack systems to Reaktor.
Native Instruments have designed Blocks to combine the freedom and flexibility of modular patching with the trademark DSP quality of Reaktor. Over 30 Blocks are included, offering inspiration and sonic creativity. Load as many oscillators, filters, effects, modulators, and sequencers as you need to patch your dream modular rig.
In this video review Pro Tools Expert team member Dan Cooper reviews The Brian May Special Guitar. The BMG Special is an affordable replica guitar based on the iconic Red Special guitar built by Brian May and his Dad in the 1960s. Dan made this his "Find Of The Week" in Podcast 206. Watch the video to hear how it sounds and to find out what Dan thinks.