Groove3 Studio One 3.2 Update Explained TUTORiAL
Chock full of new features, Presonus expert Bill Edstrom walks you through all the new enhancements in Studio One 3.2 and demonstrates how you can use them in your sessions!
Bill starts with an exploration of the new Console Shaper, the first new Mix Engine effects processor included with Studio One and how to use it to sweeten your sound with analog console emulation.
Next, Bill demonstrates how you can use the new VCA Faders to create mixing groups and how to use the new VCA Folder Tracks feature to create a VCA for all the tracks in a folder for better control when mixing.
From there, Bill explores all the new Tab-to-Transient modifiers, and changes to the Smart Arrow, QuickZoom, and Automation Bracket tools. After that, he covers the new Track Console Sync and Transport options.
Bill now focuses on Selecting and Dragging improvements such as how to use the new Select to Start or Select to End commands. From there, Instrument Part to Audio Event and dragging effects around is discussed.
Moving on, Bill teaches you quick ways to open the Channel Editor and access new Appearance options. Finally, he covers the improvements to Comping and how to incorporate them in your workflow.
Whether you're new to Studio One 3, or you're an existing user looking for the lowdown on the new features in 3.2, don't miss "Studio One 3.2 Update Explained"!
Groove3 Master Mix Explained TUTORiAL
Master Mix, Tracktion's powerhouse mastering plug-in, includes six high end processing blocks as well as other sonic utilities. In this tutorial video series, studio guru Bill Edstrom dives deep and teaches you how to surgically correct your mixes and more with Master Mix.
Bill begins with a video on Master Mix's signal flow through its six processor blocks. The next video walks you through the Master Mix UI, including how to load presets and activate and deactivate the various processors.
After that, Bill starts demonstrating the various elements of Master Mix with a video on faders and meters. That leads into an explanation of the PreEQ module, and how to utilize it's various filters.
Moving on you'll learn about the 3-Band dynamics processor, the dynamics contour editor and how to set up compression for each band, as well as how to add notes for additional tone shaping.
Bill then covers the Post EQ, along with offering advice on when to use post EQ vs. Pre EQ. Cool creative uses are then shown for inspiration when using Master Mix.
Wrapping it all up, Bill explains how you can use the factory presets to get ideas for creating your own custom default setup. If you're new to Tracktion Master Mix or an advanced user looking for deeper information, don't miss "Master Mix Explained" today!
Groove3 Cubase Pro 8.5 Update Explained TUTORiAL
Cubase master Dave Askew returns to show you the latest features of the Cubase 8.5 update with this series of in-depth video tutorials.
Dave dives right into an exploration of the workflow improvements, including changes to the GUI. Then it's a demonstration of how to use the redesigned MediaBay.
Moving on, Dave reveals the new Hover Controls, Insert Options and features that deal with Individual Tracks and the Mixer.
This leads directly into a video explaining the new Track Import functionality, so you can import tracks directly from other projects with ease.
The next series of videos cover some of the creative Arrangement and MIDI enhancements. First, the improvements in the Drum Editor and other MIDI composing features are covered.
Then Dave demonstrates how Chord Pads have been improved with customizable chord symbols, and the new features of the Ruler and the Transport.
Dave then explores the new Retrologue 2 Synthesizer and how you can update and customize your naming scheme with the new Audio Export enhancements.
If you're new to Cubase Pro 8 or an experienced user looking to gain more insight into the latest update, watch "Cubase 8.5 Update Explained" today!
Groove3 Studio One 3 Tips & Tricks Vol 2 TUTORiAL
Michael Tomblin is back with another batch of creative tips and tricks when working with Presonus Studio One 3! In this video tutorial series you'll learn classic production and mixing techniques using Studio One 3's built-in features and effects.
Michael starts with demonstrating the benefits of using the Pro EQ to clean up a mix, and then shows you how to add realism to virtual instruments by using fades. Next, Michael shows you how to use the powerful new Note FX feature to add groove to a MIDI track.
Michael then explores ways in which you can use the PreSonus Fat Channel to emulate the workflow of using a physical mixing desk. This leads into two videos demonstrating how to create console-style FX channels in Studio One 3.
Finally, Michael shares cool, creative tips on how to use the PreSonus Binaural Pan plug-in to enhance your mix. Whether you're new to Studio One 3 or an experienced user looking to pick up more creative tips and tricks, don't miss "Studio One 3 Tips & Tricks Vol. 2"!
Groove3 SPL Transient Designer Plus Explained TUTORiAL
In this in-depth tutorial series, studio guru Bill Edstrom teaches you how to use and abuse this latest version of SPL's secret weapon for controlling transients, Transient Designer Plus!
Bill begins with an overview of what Transient Designer Plus can offer you, which segues into a walkthrough of the plug-in's UI.
Next, Bill demonstrates the two main controls of the plug-in, the Attack and Sustain knobs. That leads into an exploration of one of the new features of Transient Designer Plus, its Soft Clip Limiter.
Bill covers both the internal and external side chains in separate videos, showing you how you can use them to key off key rhythmic sources such as a kick or snare, and how to impart the transient envelope of one track to another track.
Bill then demonstrates all of this with demo videos. First, he fixes a hi-hat in a loop, then processes a kick, snare, bass, and room mics using Transient Designer Plus. Finally, he creatively processes a reverb return to create a cool rhythmic effect.
If you're new to SPL Transient Designer Plus or are looking to for more in-depth info, don't miss "SPL Transient Designer Plus Explained" today!
Groove3 Amplitube 4 Explained TUTORiAL
IK Multimedia Amplitube 4 raises the bar yet again for software-based guitar and bass tone and amp modeling. In this in-depth video tutorial series studio computer guru Todd Tatnall delivers deep exploration of this monster sounding amp plug-in suite!
After Todd explores the basics such as Installation and Loading the plug-in, he then covers the Presets. Then begins his coverage of the UI and the Input/Output bar. Next, he shows you around the Tuner Section and the Module/Rig Selector, including the extremely flexible Routing Options.
The next group of videos cover Modules in detail. In the Stomp Module video, Todd demonstrates How to Browse, Load, and work with the plethora of included Stompboxes and Amp Modules. Todd then covers the Cabinet Section, and Rack and Insert Effects, which you can use either at the end of your Signal Chain, or in an Effects Loop.
Todd now teaches you how to configure external MIDI Hardware to Control Amplitube, as well as how to use the Built-In Track Recorder, including Editing and Mixing down your Tracks directly in Amplitube 4.
Finally, Todd demonstrates how to use the Built-In Looper to create up to four Audio Loops and Export one or all of them for future use in your DAW or to send to someone else to use in their productions.
If you're new to Amplitube 4 or an advanced user looking for expert tips, get amped up and watch "Amplitube 4 Explained" now... Your guitar tracks will thank you for it!
Groove3 Mixing with SONAR TUTORIAL
DAW master Bill Edstrom is back with another smash hit title, "Mixing with SONAR". You'll see the mix unfold, from beginning to end, with no stones unturned.. If you use SONAR, this is a must see.
Bill starts at the beginning showing you how to import audio tracks and how to design and set up your mixing board. He then goes meticulously over vocals and background vocals. Drums, bass, guitars are next to receive massaging and then automation, printing for CD and so much more.
If you use SONAR for your productions, this title is a must have. Unlock the true mixing power of SONAR... Get "Mixing with SONAR" today.
36 Tutorials / Over 5 Hours Total Runtime
For all intermediate to advanced SONAR X1, X2 & X3 users
Tutorials written by DAW master Bill Edstrom
Simple to use video control interface for Mac & PC
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