January 18, 2011

Free Tutorial on setting up Side Chain Compression in Logic 9

Over the years we have been frequently asked about this topic so we decided to make a tutorial video. Side Chain Compression is an important production technique in many forms of electronic music but it is probably most used in house music and most notably by Daft Punk and other french disco house producers.

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….

September 8, 2010

Free ‘Using VST Instruments with Cubase 5’ tutorial from Ask Video

Canadian tutorial experts Ask Video have released tutorial dvds for pretty much every single sequencer going. Their Cubase 5 series is now complete with all 4 volumes now available, so we thought we’d share a chapter with you, and which better one to share than ‘VST Instruments’ taken from ‘Cubase 5 Level 2’. More free tutorials will be posted so watch this space. If there is a specific chapter you…

August 19, 2010

Learn how to use sample libraries with an AKAI MPC 1000 Sampler

The very first of our new tutorial series, we will show you how to use commercial samples with a Akai MPC 1000, with JJ OS 1 installed. Starting with a variety of sample collections such as Urban Ammunition from Zero-G and Tribal Tech House from Sample Magic, we’ll show you how to first make a selection of drum hits, convert them into the right format with iTunes, transfer them to…