Groove3 Soundtoys 5 Update Explained TUTORiAL
Soundtoys 5 is the defacto standard for high quality, time and harmonic based effects. In these video training tutorials, studio guru Scottie Dugan shows you the new plug-ins, workflow, sonics, and tweakability enhancements made in the newest version of these amazing plug-ins.
Starting with a basic introduction to how Soundtoys has upped its game, Scottie zooms right into the Effects Rack, giving you a general overview as well as exploring all of its improvements.
That leads right into a video on the enhanced preset handling, as presets are such a major component of the Effects Rack. After that, Scottie demonstrates how using the Effects Rack creatively can completely transform a mix.
Scottie continues with a video on the new Microshift Pitch and Delay Modulation plug-in, which is followed by two videos covering the new Primal Tap Delay, a delay modeled on the Lexicon Prime Time delay.
The second Primal Tap video is devoted to the Tweak Menu, where the real power lies. The final plug-in covered is Little Alter Boy, a combination of tuner, pitch shifter and vocoder.
Scottie demonstrates how you can use this plug-in to transform an instrument or vocal into something completely new. Finally, the series ends with a look at some of the minor tweaks and enhancements to plug-ins like Tremolator that push Soundtoys 5 over the top.
Whether you're new to Soundtoys or you're an advanced Soundtoys 5 user looking for some pro tips and techniques, don't miss "Soundtoys 5 Update Explained"!
Groove3 Ableton Push 2 Explained TUTORiAL
Ableton's flagship hardware product Push 2 and Live 9 are a marriage made in heaven, and Live expert Scottie Dugan demonstrates how you can use them to write and perform, as well as make your tracks and beats bump!
After Scottie introduces Ableton Push 2 he shows you around the Browser and how to Navigate Push 2. H then covers how to Play, Record and Step Sequence Drums and Beats. But Push isn't just a rhythm tool... Scottie shows you how to Create, Record, and Step Sequence Melodies using Push.
Scottie then dives deep into working with Samples, and Ableton Live's unique sampler, Simpler. He explores how Push 2 can be used to work in Simpler's three different modes: Classic, One-Shot, and Slicing, and how Push 2 can be used when you're warping samples. Finally, Scottie demonstrates how you can Mix and Automate your projects using Push 2.
Whether you're new to Ableton Push 2 or you're a more experienced user looking for more expert techniques, don't miss "Ableton Push 2 Explained!"
Groove3 Logic Pro X 10.2.1 Update Explained TUTORiAL
Logic Pro X 10.2.1 includes far more changes than its humble number increase implies, and Eli Krantzberg returns to take you through all of its enhancements and changes as well as creative ways to use them!
Eli begins with a video showing how to access one of the major enhancements of this update, the new multithreading functionality for live tracks. This allows you to distribute the CPU load of Logic tracks more efficiently than ever before,
After that, Eli demonstrates the new bounce and export features, and the new tool enhancements, followed by how to access the full Flex Pitch feature set right in the tracks area.
Eli then reveals how to use the new Metronome and Click settings along with the new beat mapping algorithm, and how to use the Automatic Lane Set in the Step Editor, which will generate unique note and controller lanes on the fly as they are used in a region making MIDI editing faster than ever.
After that, Eli moves onto the tweaks to the Piano Roll editor and Catch behavior, then demonstrates the new Drum Machine Designer behavior. Next, he delves into enhancements to the Plug-In Manager and the various little tweaks to make using the Score Editor a more pleasant experience, thanks to new display settings and entry methods.
The next three videos all focus on plug-in updates. The new GUI and controls for many of the delay and distortion plug-ins are covered, and in the following video, the new GUI and controls for the metering, dynamics, and filter plug-ins. Finally, the changes to Alchemy get their own video. The series ends with a grab bag of minor changes to the GUI in general.
If you want to know what's new in Logic Pro X 10.2.1 or you're an experienced user looking for more tips about the update, watch "Logic Pro X 10.2.1 Update 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 Ozone 7-Whats New INTERNAL-TUTOR
With the release of Ozone 7, iZotope adds even more power and punch to its collection of essential mixing and mastering tools. In this FREE tutorial series, iZotope guru Scottie Dugan walks you through the major new offerings in Ozone 7, along with how to use them creatively in your own projects.
- 3 videos / 21 minute total runtime
- For all beginner to advanced Ozone 7 users
- Tutorials written by iZotope guru Scottie Dugan
- Simple to use video control interface for Mac, PC, iOS, and Android
- Watch Online, Download, Stream to iOS or Android devices
Groove3 Live 9.5 Update Explained TUTORiAL
Ableton Live keeps getting better and better, and the newly released Live 9.5 update is chock full of improvements. In this six video tutorial series Ableton trainer Scottie Dugan demonstrates the new features and how to use them creatively.
- 8 Tutorials / 1 hr 13 min total runtime
- For all beginner to intermediate Ableton Live 9.5 users
- Tutorials written by Ableton Live trainer Scottie Dugan
- Simple to use video control interface for Mac & PC
- Watch Online, Download, Stream to iOS, Apple TV, and Android
Groove3 RX Final Mix Explained TUTORiAL
SO SMOOTH IT'S CRIMINAL
iZotope RX Final Mix is a real-time plug-in for smoothing out peaks in mixes and sub-mixes, and who better to guide you through it than "Mr. RX It" himself, Mike Thornton! In these five video training tutorials, Mike shows you the unique features of this plug-in and how to get the most out of them.
Mike begins with an introduction about what RX Final Mix is, and how it fits into a typical post-production workflow, which leads right into a in-depth overview of the user interface.
Mike then devotes a video to each of the Main Modules, the Dynamic EQ and Limiter Modules, and then wraps up the series with two videos of tips & tricks that will teach you best practices with the RX Final Mix plug-in.
Whether you've just picked up RX Final Mix or are looking to get some insight into how it's best used, watch "RX Final Mix Explained" today.