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Ableton Live 10: Sidechain Any Parameter With Envelope Follower
The Envelope Follower In Ableton Live 10 is a powerful tool that can take your tracks to places you never expected - if you know how to use it. Here's Noah Pred to show you...
Dec. 5, 2018
5 Delay and Modulation Plugins Worth Checking Out
Delay and modulation effects are a staple of almost any production, even if they might not seems so at first. Here are five essential delay and mod plugs you can try today.
Nov. 19, 2018
A Reason User’s Guide To Modulation
Reason has some of the easiest yet most powerful modulation capabilities of any DAW. In this tutorial, learn how to harness it to make a bass patch come to life.
G.W. Childs IV
Oct. 6, 2018
Ableton Live 10: Max Headroom
Ableton Live 10 includes a revamped set of modulation tools including an LFO, loopable ADSR and a clever Envelope Follower. Noah Pred shows you how to make the most of them.
May. 22, 2018
How To Make Your Tracks More Interesting Using Logic Pro X's Step FX Plugin
Adding dynamic modulation to any part in a Logic session just got easier. Joshua Carney explores the Step FX plug in this short video.
Apr. 19, 2018
Review: Gatekeeper by Infected Mushroom and Polyverse
Gatekeeper is a truly versatile volume modulator plugin that can be used to shape your audio in a plethora of ways. If you’re into volume shaping creatively or precisely this is the plugin for you
Feb. 3, 2018
Review: Qu-Bit Chance
Adding randomization to the modulation of your CV signal is a great way to introduce all kinds of unexpected and pleasing new effects. Chance from Qu-Bit is a module that lets you do just that.
Feb. 1, 2018
Use These Stereo Imaging Techniques To Create Interesting Synth Pad Textures
Adding movement and effects to your pad sounds can really enhance a track by introducing more life and motion to the body of the music. Here's how to do it in any synth.
Sep. 4, 2017
How To Use FM To Add Attack To Vocal Samples
Using short bursts of frequency modulation as a sample kicks in is a great way to add bite and attack and help them stand out. Find out how it works in this short video.
Mixing & Mastering
Jul. 24, 2017
How To Instantly Modulate Any Parameter In Logic Pro X
Modulation can be the key to making synths and even whole mixes sound more dynamic and interesting. Here's how to achieve it quickly and easily in Logic.
Apr. 10, 2017
Discover Bitwig Studio 2's New Modulators
With a new, infinite modulation system and a bunch of new devices, Bitwig Studio 2 opens up an incredible world of creative possibilities. Thavius Beck explains how it works.
Mar. 6, 2017
This Video Explains How Modulation Works For Logic Pro X Or Any DAW
Logic expert Joe Albano shares his expertise on the science of modulation and shows you how Logic’s effects can be used to add movement and interest to any sound.
Oct. 28, 2016
Review: Cableguys MidiShaper
G.W. Childs finds out if MIDIShaper really adds versatile and powerful modulation to your tracks like Cableguys promise it does. Spoiler alert: It does.
G.W. Childs IV
Oct. 6, 2016
Get Your Wiggle On With This Dynamic Waveshaping Synth Plugin for Mac & PC
Want to be adventurous with you sound creations? Like to craft dynamic, intriguing sounds that literally... wiggle? That's exactly what 2nd Sense Audio's Wiggle synth plug-in looks to help you do.
Mar. 22, 2016
How to Revitalise Your DJ Mixes Using External Analog Effects
If you want to stand out from the crowd and help your DJ mixes sound and feel deeper then it can be worth adding external analog effects to your set. And it's a lot easier than you might think...
Aug. 26, 2015
UAD Modulation Plugin Shootout: MXR vs Roland RE-201 vs Boss CE-1
Modulation plug-ins can help provide movement and interest in your mixes. Matt Vanacoro looks at 3 UAD options: Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble, Roland RE-201 Space Echo Tape Delay & MXR Flanger/Doubler.
Aug. 20, 2015
Using Reason's CV System for Advanced Modulation
Dig deeper into how to utilize the CV/Gate system in Propellerhead's Reason for advanced modulation mastery. Mo Volans takes you through step by step.
Jan. 11, 2013
Spicing up your Delay Based Effects
Delay is one of the most useful spatial effects at our disposal but often the effect can sound a little generic in nature. To add an extra edge to your delays you can combine different processes and e
Mar. 26, 2011
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