Chip Tune Sounds in Reason
Welcome back to another Reason Tutorial. In one of my older posts I have set up a segment called 8 bit sounds in the Reason Rack. While this article was more driven towards the PSG and Sid chip I will go target the more abvious routes regarding a chip tune sound. The idea I will try to mimic is located in the overview segment of this wikipedia page: Chip tune As noted on this Wikipedia page, the idea here is to trigger a pitch change event using a pulse sound. Also I will limit myself using the ...
Creating 8 bit sounds inside Reason
In this Reason tutorial I will dig in to creating 8 bit sounds in Reason. Most of these files are made using Reason 4. However the work flow is similar for Reason 5 and Reason 6.5. 8 bit sounds or chip tunes (as some refer it too) have their own classic vintage sound. The technique is not mastered that well by newcomers (since they have a hard time understanding how 8 bit actually sounds like). But making 8 bit tunes is a style and technique of its own. And sometimes can be fun to re-create something that