August 10, 2011

Behind the scenes – recording Sample Logic’s Rumble

This week has seen the release of Sample Logic‘s new cinematic virtual instrument ‘Rumble‘ which combines the finest in traditional marching drums with cutting-edge sound design. Rumble was recorded with the legendary DCI World Champion Blue Devils drum & bugle corps on the Scoring Stage and Skywalker Studios. This video gives us an insight into the recording process and the people that made it happen, as well as some behind…

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August 2, 2011

Native Instruments announce Kontakt 5

Recently announced by Native Instruments, Kontakt 5 is the latest version of what has become the industry standard software sampler. According to Native Instruments Kontakt 5 offers “profoundly enhanced sound shaping through new high quality filters and studio-grade effect algorithms” which seem to be the major new features amongst a host of other improvements and new functionality.

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December 15, 2010

Loading and Playing Instruments with Native Instruments Kontakt 4

This is an exclusive free chapter taken from the Kontakt 4 Tutorial package from Ask Video which includes 31 videos covering all aspects of using the multi-award winning Native Instruments Kontakt 4. Take a look at how to load and play patches in NI’s hugely powerful Kontakt sampler….

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November 23, 2010

Zero-G Alien Skies – Cinematic Ambiences 2 Introduction and Presentation

For anyone that doesn’t know, Alien Skies – Cinematic Ambiences 2 is a new product from Zero-G and the sequel to their worldwide bestselling sample library, Dark Skies. In this short video, I run through some of the sounds and patches within Kontakt and Logic to give you an idea of the type of sounds that are included.

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