Andy James Academy Diary of Hells Guitar Pack Option 2 (2015)
This track actually started off as a collaboration between myself and Jeff Loomis, but as schedules didn't allow I needed a new track to perform on EMG TV at the beginning of 2014. So that is the very first version of it. After sitting with the track a while I started to cement a lot more of how I wanted the track to sound. I booked into the studio with Scott Atkins and recorded the finished version you will hear on this downloadable version. The rest of the track was performed and mixed by Alan Sacha Laskow with the full arrangement written by me. The reason he re-performed my version was so he could do a better mix as in my current home set up I'm not recording dry DI signal. So it all came together to be solidified into this official version of the song and I hope you enjoy it.
Groove3 Studio One 3 Explained TUTORiAL UPDATE
Scott Fritz is back with a new series dedicated to introducing you to Version 3 of Studio One! This series will show you everything you need to get started and find your way around this user-friendly and powerful DAW.
Scott goes through Studio One 3 inch by inch, covering all the needed basics such as Activation, Audio Device Setup, Creating a New Song or Project, the New Browser Window, User Interface Overviews and more.
Scott then goes into deeper topics such the Tools and Menu Bar, working in the Arrange window, the new Scratch Pad and Arranger tracks, the new Instruments, Recording Audio & MIDI, Working with Audio and MIDI, the Project Page Mastering area and more!
The Studio One 3.1 Update adds a new plug-in manager for defining your favorites, and Scott Fritz has updated his training series with a video on how to set up your Favorites folder and customize your plug-in browser to make navigating effects a breeze!
If you're thinking about making PreSonus Studio One your main DAW, or are searching for an overview of what's new in this amazing update to Studio One, don't miss "Studio One 3 Explained!"
Groove3 Music Production with Reason 4 TUTORIAL
This groundbreaking release shows you how one of the hottest songs included in the new Reason 4 Factory Soundbank was created. Learn step-by-step how the awe inspiring track "Narrow Escape" was written and produced by the songwriter himself, Josh Mobley (aka Neoverse).
Furthermore, the series is directed by Reason guru and world-wide Reason speaker and instructor Kurt Kurasaki (aka Peff). Get ready for a journey that shows you how to build this track up from nothing, into something truly great.
50 Tutorials / Over 2 Hours Total Runtime
For all beginner to intermediate Reason users
Written by Reason gurus Josh Mobley and Kurt Kurasaki
Simple to use video control interface for Mac & PC
Watch Online, Download, Stream to iPad, iPhone & iPod
Gemini Guitar: Nice Noise Colouring The Progression (2015)
In this feature, we take a look at a standard progression, then proceed to infuse it with life using some colourful additions that give it that 'Nice Noise' kinda sound.
As always, Corey breaks everything down in his customary style, ensuring students are given the tools necessary to learn and practice the material covered in an efficient manner.
-Video lessons + performances of each example
-Drum and Guitar track
-Guitar Pro and PDF transcriptions
Groove3 Recording and Editing MIDI in Studio One 3 TUTORiAL-SYNTHiC4TE
MAKE SOME MIDI MAGIC
Studio One 3 adds extremely powerful new MIDI features, and Scott Fritz shows you how to use and abuse them! In these 12 videos, you'll learn everything from MIDI basics to advanced tips & tricks and MIDI workflow techniques.
Scott starts by showing you how to connect your MIDI controllers into Studio One 3, then moves to adding and controlling Virtual Instruments to your song. Next, Scott demonstrates how to use the MIDI Editor for Drum Editing, as well as the Track List in the MIDI editor for deeper editing.
With the basics covered, Scott focuses on useful actions and musical functions, from the common, to the less common that can help improve your MIDI workflow in Studio One 3.
From there, learn how to use MIDI Step Record mode, all of your Metronome Options, Macros, and Multi-Instruments. Scott wraps it up with a video on turning your MIDI tracks into audio and loops.
Whether you're a beginner or advanced Studio One 3 pro, if you use MIDI, don't miss "Recording & Editing MIDI in Studio One 3!"
JamTrackCentral Guitar Hero Ballads
That is what our co-founder Jan Cyrka said when we decided to create our first ever JTC original full length album. Vai, Satriani, you name them...they have one!
So we spoke to a number of the artists on our glittering roster and asked them to compose their ultimate ballad. The result is a powerful album that is full of pure emotion and drive and takes you on a journey through the minds of 11 incredibly talented guitar players and composers.
Starting with Andy James' 'The Wind That Shakes The Heart' (which was written by Jan Cyrka and James Graydon) the emotion sucks you in from the first note, just as you would expect from a brilliant ballad track. The scene is then set and from there, all 11 JTC artists continue the same trend with their own individual take on the ultimate ballad.
Any album that has brand new original tracks from the likes of Guthrie Govan, Alex Hutchings, Marco Sfogli, Jack Thammarat and more should be in any guitar players collection, there is no questioning that. However, we have gone the extra mile and provided you with 3 options!
ADSR - Deep Melodic House Production Course TUTORIAL
Are you ready to amp up your skills? In just a few intense hours, you can learn how to take a melody underground and gain the expertise to create a deep melodic house track from scratch.
This Deep Melodic House Production Course takes you through the entire production process including beats, vocals, production, arrangement, mix down and more.
Presented by an experienced House producer and sound designer this course features a full 2 hours of easy to follow video tutorials detailing tips and techniques for creating a Deep Melodic House track from beginning to end.