I'm a sucker for extra control. If you could see my desk, you'd see no shortage of extra macro keys, Stream Decks, palm keyboards, and more. It is for this reason that I've been considering adding a control surface for my DAW.
Considering that I use Studio One Professional quite heavily, the Faderport (which has unique Studio One integration out of the box) was a...
Many months ago, in the early days of Covid, EastWest Quantum Leap announced a huge update for their flagship orchestral library, Hollywood Orchestra. 230GB of new content, completely revamped presets, and a 'new' player engine called OPUS, and more were said to be coming, and as an EastWest Composer Cloud subscriber, I became very excited since it would be included.
Hollywood Orchestra, despite being...
The guys at Ample Sound have created several plugins over the past year designed to give you realistic acoustic and electric guitar sounds. And if you've been looking to get your hands on the libraries to test, you're in luck. They announced today the first FREE version of one of their libraries, the Ample Guitar M Lite.
A while back, I started looking into the idea of an automated way to transfer articles from our old platforms to this new platform. We used to use not only a different coding language and database for the backend, but a completely different content management system. So I was hoping to find an easier solution.
Rack Extensions are potentially the best thing to come along for Reason users in a long time. Check out this brand new video which tells more about them and also get to hear from the developers who are already creating Rack Extensions.
Do you REALLY think your audience cares if you used the more "airy" EQ or the most "realistic" sample library? Of course they don't! In fact, they aren't listening at all. Yeah, it stings. But I promise, this is a good thing.
In the first installment of Freebie Frenzy, we've got a couple of new freebies in the form of a generous new timbale library from Molotov sound, along with a newly-painted cult favorite compressor from Electric Snow!
In Part 1 of this series on making music fun and finding the joy in the music creation process, we'll take a look at making your DAW host work for you. We'll examine some ways to speed up the creative process and get started as quickly as possible, without the host getting in the way.