Making a house beat from a breakbeat using two great new tools in Cubase 5
Take the course “Rethink Vocals” Cubase 5 comes with an amazing new toolset for perhaps the most important element in any song: the vocals.
Check out “The Hackers Guide To Drum Recording” www.sonicacademy.com Music Production For Beginners Using Cubase Module 1 ‘Creating a drum beat’ Creating a dance drum beat with Native Instruments Battery 3. Topics Covered Project set up VST Instruments Battery 3 MIDI Tracks MIDI Sequencing Key Editor To view the full course visit www.sonicacademy.com
In the 3rd episode of Pensado’s Place, Dave Pensado is joined by GRAMMY award winning mixer Dylan “3D” Dresdow. (Michael Jackson, Black Eyed Peas, Mariah Carey, Rihanna, Usher, The Game, Nas, Ciara, Talib Kweli, Macy Gray, Bone Thugs & Harmony, Herbie Hancock, Chris Brown, Ricky Martin and many more). On this week’s Into The Lair, Dave goes talks about how he Busses tracks for mixing, and the various plug-ins he uses on those busses. The crew breaks down PitBull’s newest single featuring T-Pain, “Hey Baby (drop it to the floor)”. And finally, Dave and Dylan take viewers questions in this [More]
Steven Slate (Producer, Engineer, and CEO of Slate Digital and Slate Pro Audio) joins Dave and Herb on the 69th episode of Pensado’s Place! Steven is behind the must-have drum samples for top producers and engineers as well as the creator of innovative drum replacement software, analog emulation plugins, and now analog outboard gear. See the passion behind the awesome products and sound in this episode of Pensado’s Place! For more information on Steven Slate and Slate Pro Audio: www.stevenslatedrums.com www.slatedigital.com www.slateproaudio.com Our ITL this week is on Dave’s techniques for mixing synthesizers in a track. Special thanks to our [More]
In the 77th episode of Pensado’s Place, Dave and Herb are joined mix engineer Marcella Araica. Marcella has mixed tracks such for artists such as Timbaland, Britney Spears, Madonna, Usher, Pink, and many more. Some of the credits include the songs “Gimmie More” by Britney Spears and “The Way I Are” by Timbaland. The trio talk about Marcella’s work on “The Way I Are”, how she uses sound design in her mixes, as well as her experience being a female engineer in a male-dominated industry. Marcella lists her favorite gear in “Batter’s Box” as well as answers viewers questions in [More]
In 2nd episode of Pensado’s Place with mixing engineer Dave Pensado, Herb Trawick, and Zan Nakari are joined by world renowned mixing engineer Jean-Marie Horvat (Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake, TI, Reba Mcentire, Beyonce, etc.). On this week’s Into The Lair, Dave goes over stereo buss compression and the difference between compressors and limiters. The gang also breaks down Whiz Kalifa’s Black and Yellow in this week’s Playback, and the group takes live chat room questions from viewers during Corner Office! For more information, show notes, and schedule, visit www.thisweekin.com!
This week is the premiere of Pensado’s Place with mixing engineer Dave Pensado, his manager Herb Trawick, and engineer Zan Nakari. They are joined in studio by mixing engineer Ariel Chobaz who recently worked with Nicki Minaj on her album. In this week’s Into The Lair, Dave Pensado goes over some of his favorite new compressor and eq plug-ins that he uses on his mixes. They also break down the tracks for Linkin Park’s ‘Waiting for the End’ in this week’s Playback, and the group takes questions from viewers during Corner Office. For more information, show notes, and schedule visit [More]
Check out “Rethink Drums” Your overheads are the backbone of your drum sound. This video shows how I like to EQ my overhead tracks to make room for any other close mics I may have used on the kit and bring clarity to my drums. This is a clip from the “Drums Boot Camp” video series www.DrumsBootCamp.com