Archive | January, 2015

DA DA DA

Da Da Da

As a sound designer I explore interesting sounds. I study them and try to reconstruct them. In this post I examine the rhythm sound of an old Casio VL-1 and reproduce it in Propellerhead Reason software.

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Ice Music [disquiet0157-a-little-ice-music]

disquiet0157 assignment: Record the sound of ice in a glass and make something of it. Here’s what I came up with: I recorded the sound with my Sony D-50. Then imported this short audio track in Reason and made a few copies of the sample (creating looped versions and shortened versions). Added these samples to […]

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The core devices in Reason you need for mixing

Today this guy, Graham Cochrane, who runs a website called The Recording Revolution posted a blogpost about uninstalling plugins which you don’t need: ‘The Studio Detox: Uninstalling Plugins You Don’t Need’. For example several types of EQ, or compression. Ask yourself: how much types of EQ or compression do I really need? Although I am a […]

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