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Avid Pro Tools and Arturia Promotion

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Pro Tools | MTRX

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Avid Connect 2017

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Avid Connect 2017

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Avid ScriptSync

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Meet the Forces Behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Motion Path: Advancing real-time 3D graphics

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Project Sharing in Apple Final Cut Pro X with Avid NEXIS | PRO

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Mixing Monitors for Duran Duran with Charlie Bradley

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Robb Allan Talks with Duran Duran’s Snake Newton and Charlie Bradley

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Mixing FOH for Duran Duran with Snake Newton

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Sound Your Best With Avid

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Pro Tools Expert


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  • RSPE Announce PMC Listening Event With MB3-XBD And BB6-XBD Studio Monitors
    Our friends at RSPE Audio Solutions are putting on a PMC Listening Event with the award-winning PMC MB3-XBD and BB6-XBD Studio Monitors. Join special guest Peter Thomas, founder, visionary, and owner of PMC Speakers for the US launch PMC's latest active studio monitors. 
    - 5 hours ago, 22 Mar 17, 10:54pm -
  • Video Tutorial - How To Add A Retro Vibe To A Master Using Waves Abbey Road Vinyl Plug-in
    In this free tutorial, you will learn how to add a retro vibe to a master using the Waves Vinyl plug-in. Watch the video to gain a better understanding of the controls and to hear how a Blues style mix is shaped into a more fitting vintage master using Waves Vinyl.
    - 10 hours ago, 22 Mar 17, 6:09pm -
  • Video Tutorial - How To Focus Stereo Keyboard Sub Bass Using the NUGEN Audio Monofilter Plug-in
    In this free tutorial you will learn how to use the main controls in Monofilter by Nugen Audio to centre sub bass frequencies in stereo keyboard tracks. Watch to hear examples of how Monofilter can easily focus sub bass in Synth and Rhode tracks while retaining the mids and high stereo image.
    - 21 hours ago, 22 Mar 17, 7:35am -
  • Top Bollywood Sound Mixer Sreejesh Nair Opts For NUGEN Audio Halo Upmix Plug-in
    Friend of the blog, Sreejesh Nair, a Mumbai, India-based audio/mix engineer and pro audio solutions specialist for Avid, has chosen Nugen Audio's Halo Upmix plug-in for stereo-to-5.1/7.1/9.1 upmixing. Sree now uses Halo to produce immersive upmixes on a broad range of cinema projects, including the sound tracks of well-known Bollywood titles.
    - 1 day ago, 21 Mar 17, 10:37pm -
  • Tutorial - Using The Brainworx bx_rooMS Reverb Plug-in On Vocals
    In this free video tutorial, Pro Tools Expert Team member Julian Rodgers looks at the bx_rooMS from Plugin Alliance. This algorithmic reverb offers infinitely tweakable rooms and plates, its TrueSpace engine means that rather than being restricted to a few distinct algorithms you can adjust to your heart's content with boxes adjusting out into halls without restriction.
    - 1 day ago, 21 Mar 17, 5:38pm -
  • Pro Tools Expert Podcast Episode 261
    Dan, James and Julian chat through issues from the week's news as well as the usual tips, tricks and questions answered.
    - 2 days ago, 21 Mar 17, 1:30pm -
  • Developing a 3D Audio Workflow For Virtual Reality In Pro Tools
    Korey Pereira is a sound editor and mixer based in Austin, Texas shares his journey as he has developed a workflow in the virtual reality and 360 audio world based around the Ambisonics format using a range of tools including the Facebook Spatial Workstation and the Audio Eae 360 Suite.
    - 2 days ago, 21 Mar 17, 7:26am -
  • Accusonus Release ERA-R - New One Knob Dereverberation Plug-in
    Our friends at Accusonus have released a new one knob style dereverberation plug-in called ERA-R that claims to help users remove reverb from problematic audio.
    - 2 days ago, 20 Mar 17, 11:05pm -
  • Networking Tutorial - What Is An IP Address, A Subnet Mask And A Gateway?
    As Audio over IP (AoIP) becomes more and more prevalent those of us who had previously stayed blissfully ignorant of networking are finding we are having to catch up. In this excellent video from Yamaha Commercial Audio, Patrick Killianey guides us through the three primary settings in a network: IP addresses, Subnet masks and the Gateway.
    - 3 days ago, 20 Mar 17, 7:38am -
  • Gorilla Expands With HHB Avid S3 And Pro Tools - Is This A Growing Trend?
    Cardiff-based post-production house Gorilla has expanded its audio dubbing capacity with the purchase of two further Pro Tools systems and an S3 console from Scrub, the post-focused division of HHB.
    - 3 days ago, 19 Mar 17, 6:19pm -

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  • Pro Tools Basics Tutorial - Using Target Windows to Speed up Workflow
    In this free tutorial, we are going to look at a special kind of Pro Tools window, the "Target Window". What is it - how does it works - how it is different from other windows and especially:  How does it help me to speed up my Pro Tools workflow?
    - 4 days ago, 19 Mar 17, 12:31pm -
  • Video Tutorial - How To Configure Gain Structure in Your Studio - Part 1
    In this video for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey heads back to Black Dog Studio to chat with Producer and Engineer Sean Genockey.  The aim of this series of videos is to debunk some of those audio myths around terminologies that we feel we understand.
    - 4 days ago, 19 Mar 17, 7:40am -
  • Pro Tools And Logic Pro Users Both Choose The Apple MacBook Pro In Poll
    Logic Pro and Pro Tools users have a common preference when it comes to the Mac they choose, the Apple MacBook Pro, but other than that there are some differences which may reveal the unique position Pro Tools users find themselves in.
    - 5 days ago, 18 Mar 17, 7:43am -
  • Free Pro Tools Plug-in - OTT Multi-band Compressor By Xfer Records
    Pro Tools Expert is back with another Free Pro Tools Plug-in, this week we have found an upwards/downwards multi-band compressor called OTT by Xfer Records that looks to be quite a useful tools for EDM and Dubstep producers.
    - 5 days ago, 17 Mar 17, 5:23pm -
  • Why Do Over 50% Of Mac Owners We Polled Intend To Drop Apple?
    Alan Sallabank explores why over 50% of the community we polled are deciding to drop Apple hardware, and looks in to the eternal "bang for buck" debate.
    - 6 days ago, 17 Mar 17, 12:35pm -
  • The Melodyne ARA Pro Tools Track Hack - Import Faster Than Real-Time
    In this video, Dan Cooper from Pro Tools Expert shows you a very clever workaround to Melodyne ARA in Pro Tools. Studio One users know this feature well, now it's time for Pro Tools users to benefit from a faster Melodyne / Pro Tools workflow.
    - 6 days ago, 17 Mar 17, 7:32am -
  • FabFilter - New Features For Pro-Q 2 And AAX Plug-in Bug Fixes
    Our friends at FabFilter have released a number of Pro Tools related bug fixes for FabFilter AAX Plug-ins along with a selection of new features for FabFilter Pro-Q2.
    - 6 days ago, 16 Mar 17, 10:42pm -
  • Tutorial - How To Use Multiband Compression From pureMix
    In this pureMix tutorial Fab Dupont dives in deep into dark world of multiband compressors and explains the theory behind these beasts while also showing you how and where to apply these techniques to your own mixes. Watch and learn all the tips and tricks you need to know to be a master of multiband compression. 
    - 6 days ago, 16 Mar 17, 5:58pm -
  • Overview - Nugen Audio MasterCheck Pro
    In this free video, Production Expert team member Marcus Huyskens gives an in depth overview of how to use MasterCheck Pro from Nugen Audio for delivering to specific loudness standards on multiple platforms.
    - 7 days ago, 16 Mar 17, 7:45am -
  • Tutorial - How To Use The Waves Abbey Road Plate Reverb On A Lead Vocal
    In this free tutorial, you will learn how to use the Waves Abbey Road Plate Reverb plug-in on a lead male vocal. Watch the video to gain an understanding of the controls and to hear the results of the damper control and plate reverbs.
    - 7 days ago, 15 Mar 17, 5:26pm -

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  • Out of the Box, and Back In!
    The era of plugins has made us lazy. If you want reverb on a track, you probably have a dozen just a few clicks away. But if you’re recording music, you likely also have lots of other signal processors laying around (outboard rack gear, guitar pedals, etc) that you can use in creative ways to […]The post Out of the Box, and Back In! appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 18 Nov 16, 1:18am -
  • The One Knob Mix Mentality
    Is it dangerous, or the future of mixing? You’ve probably seen and played around with the some of the “one knob” mix plug-ins out there. This goes beyond Waves One Knob Series and includes things like iZotope Ozone 7 Elements, iZotope Neutrino, Waves Greg Wells Series, and even the Waves CLA Signature Series. These plug-ins […]The post The One Knob Mix Mentality appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 15 Nov 16, 7:29pm -
  • Preamp Options for Budget Studios
    When you’re building a studio on a budget, odds are you aren’t going to be in a position to spring for anything with the words Neve, API, or Fairchild on it. Even if you can afford a high-end piece or two, you’ll end up with less to spend on other essentials. Today I’m going to […]The post Preamp Options for Budget Studios appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 10 Nov 16, 11:29pm -
  • The Most Valuable Time Of The Mixing Process
    When you’re knee deep in the mixing process – especially when you’re the producer, engineer, and artist – things can get pretty messy. It can be very difficult to stay engaged as the process drags on, and it’s far too easy to get discouraged. That’s why you need to take a break. The Most Valuable […]The post The Most Valuable Time Of The Mixing Process appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 8 Nov 16, 6:14pm -
  • Five Killer Reverb Plugins
    In honor of the recent release of Slate Digital’s VerbSuite Classics reverb plugin, today’s column will focus on a few of my personal favorite reverbs. Slate Digital VerbSuite Classics The newest addition to my reverb collection is currently the one I’m most excited about. Slate’s VSC features eight classic digital reverbs that have been staples […]The post Five Killer Reverb Plugins appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 3 Nov 16, 5:52pm -
  • Analog Modeling In A Digital Studio
    Producers Today Must Navigate the Divide Between Digital and Analog – Do You Know What Works For You? In today’s modern studio, there is a divide between Analog and Digital. However, that divide is getting blurrier with every new product that reaches the market. Determining your workflow is an important step in setting yourself up […]The post Analog Modeling In A Digital Studio appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 1 Nov 16, 5:08pm -
  • Amphion Speakers – The Perfect Monitors?
    Working for a pro audio retailer, I get to demo lots of different speakers; most of them sound fine, but I rarely hear something that stands out from the pack. That changed this week when I had the opportunity to listen to several pairs of monitors from Amphion, a loudspeaker company based in Finland. The […]The post Amphion Speakers – The Perfect Monitors? appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 28 Oct 16, 1:08am -
  • Less Is More – Mixing In A Limitless Studio
    In today’s world of unlimited plug-ins, losing focus in a mix is easier than ever. If you’re like most of us, you’ve probably uttered this phrase to yourself once or twice: “If I only had that vintage compressor plug-in, my mix would sound so much better.” It’s easy to trick yourself into thinking that your […]The post Less Is More – Mixing In A Limitless Studio appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 25 Oct 16, 6:18pm -
  • Essential Microphones for Your Home Studio
    If you have a home studio, odds are that you’re often looking for ways to improve your sound. Today we’re going to take a look at five microphones that every home studio owner should consider adding to their arsenal. Keep in mind – mic preference is subject to individual tastes, and some mics are better […]The post Essential Microphones for Your Home Studio appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 21 Oct 16, 12:58am -
  • 3 Production Techniques to Consider for Pop Vocals
    From Polished to Raw, Pop Vocals Today Take On a Wide Range of Character One of my favorite aspects of popular music today is the wide range of production styles and techniques. This is most true for the vocals. When you listen to any given top 40 track, you’re likely to hear everything from raw, […]The post 3 Production Techniques to Consider for Pop Vocals appeared first on ProToolerBlog.
    - 18 Oct 16, 5:33pm -
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