Drum Rescue | Re-Sample Drums | ReaGate as MIDI Trigger | Audio to Midi drums

Category: Tutorials

I’ve been wanting to post this video for awhile now… FINALLY I’ve gotten the time to get it on the site.

You will learn to use ReaGate to trigger a VSTi drum sampler… by doing this you can replace audio with your midi trigger sounds and/or edit your drums in Midi instead of audio.

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Tune Vocals with ReaTune | Manual Mode | Create Harmonies | Reaper Built-In Plugin

Category: Tutorials


This video has been requested a few times from people so I it was time to post it. The requests were mainly for the “Auto-Mode” but to be honest… I don’t recommend using ANY tuning plugin in that fashion. Anyways, I’ll show you how to manually tune a vocal with ReaTune and also create a harmony out of a lead vocal track in this video.

Enjoy!

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Vocals with Reverb | Direct Monitoring or Software Monitoring

Category: Suggested BuysTutorials

Over Christmas I did a lot of recording with my family in their studio using a M-Audio Delta 44 and Mackie 1202-VLZ3 Pro. It was a ROCK SOLID setup!  I kept the interface buffer at 1024 and used the Mackie for direct monitoring.  I used the “Inserts 1-4″ off the back going into the 4 1/4 inch inputs of the Delta 44.  If you are interested in this setup let me know and I’ll help you set it up. 

One of the issues we needed to resolve was getting reverb from Reaper back to the singers headphones.  This is actually a lot easier then you think… There are 2 ways to do this(that i can think of).

Option 1
1. Set audio buffer all the way down.
2. Create vocal track – Enable input monitoring and record enable
3. Create Reverb Track
4. Send audio to the Reverb Channel
Done

Option 2 – for di...

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Reason ReWired to Reaper – Midi to Reason and Audio back to Reaper | ReWire | Track Template

Category: Tutorials

Learn to setup Reason with ReWire into Reaper…. This will get you setup to do 2 things.. Record Midi in Reaper, play it through Reason, and then mix the audio on separate tracks in Reaper… Or… Sequence beats and patterns in Reason and mix them in Reaper… or a combination of both.

Thanks for the help Zee.

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Looking for a Kick Drum Mic? | AKG D112 will do the job!

Category: Suggested Buys

Hey everyone! I’ve been doing more and more live audio lately and the AKG D112has been my mic of choice.  Its only about $250 and it gives you all the punch, attack and depth that you would expect from a kick drum.  Although I’ve been using it for live audio, it would be a great mic to start using as an alternative to my favorite combo setup, which is the Sennheiser MD421 on the inside and EV RE-20 on the outside.

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