Master gating and sidechaining in Ableton Live in our latest video tutorial

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Lesson fifteen of our Ableton Live Tutorials series introduces you to gating and sidechaining within Ableton Live 10. Gating can be an essential tool in dynamic processing, removing unwanted noise from a source signal (key input). Liam O’Mullane guides you through the parameters present on Live’s Gate effect. We also explore utilising the sidechain option […]

Learn to use Logic’s stock distortion plug-ins in our latest Logic Tips video

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This week in our Logic Tips series, Jono Buchanan walks us through the different types of distortion that Logic Pro X has to offer. Breaking down each plug-in, Jono demonstrates how using distortion creatively can alter the power of an instrument and alter harmonic content in the sound. In our Logic Pro Tips series, MusicTech’s Logic expert Jono […]

Our latest Logic Tips video explores sidechained gates

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This week in our Logic Tips series, Jono Buchanan shows us how a sidechained gate can create interesting textures which evolve with the track in Logic Pro X. Last week we looked at alternative approaches to sidechain compression but, as Jono explains this week, compressors aren’t the only utility that can be affected with sidechain […]

Watch how to program automation in Ableton Live 10

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Once mastered, automation can be an easy way to add variation and progression to instruments, tracks, groups and projects as a whole. Ableton Live has some interesting automation, including creating fades that a human could never achieve. Our new Ableton Live Tutorials video, presented by our expert Liam O’Mullane, breaks down the basics of Live 10’s […]

Learn an alternative approach to sidechain compression in Logic

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Sidechain compression was traditionally used in radio as a means to ‘duck’ volume levels of a track for the presenter to talk without interference. This trick got into the hands of us producers and is now a common trick in electronic music. In this week’s Logic Tips series Jono Buchanan explores the techniques in Logic […]

Go further with auxiliary sends using automation in our new Logic Pro Tips episode

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Continuing with our exploration into automation, this week’s Logic Pro Tips video features Jono Buchanan teaching us how to apply automation to our auxiliary sends. We know already that we can use auxiliary sends and busses to send an audio signal to an effects processor, but Jono shows us how to gradually apply that as […]

Go further with auxiliary sends using automation in our new Logic Pro Tips episode

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Continuing with our exploration into automation, this week’s Logic Pro Tips video features Jono Buchanan teaching us how to apply automation to our auxiliary sends. We know already that we can use auxiliary sends and busses to send an audio signal to an effects processor, but Jono shows us how to gradually apply that as […]