Grain Sample Manipulator
I want to demystify most of the features that are existing inside of the Grain sample manipulator. While I haven't really focussed on this device that much, because of issues that were in Grain and Europa since Reason 10 was released. While they were fixed in Reason 10.1 (thanx to yours truly) I decided to wait to write down an in-depth article about this device. Since I wanted to analyze a lot of different segments on what this device can do, unscrew the screws on the Grain engine itself just to see what lies under the hood, and program it in many different ways so I can call myself a Grain Expert too...
NN19 sampler basics
While the NN-19 sampler has been around for quite sometime, I have to explain what this sampler does and how it works. Simply because there seems to be some 'mis-understanding' about samplers and audio in general in Reason. The concept of the NN-19 sampler is a basic sampler player that house one or more samples in one sample player. There is in this case a relationship between the note it is played back, the speed of the playback and the pitch that you get in return (Keyboard Tracking). This usually means that a higher pitch results in to a shorter playback time. While lowering the pitch results in to a lower playback time.
Proton Particle Accelerator Upgrade
Proton was introduced for Reason 9.2. While we are a months in to this particular upgrade, a new version for Proton has been released.
Basic Elements House Music
Welcome back to another tutorial in the series of Basic Elements. In this article I would like to set up a starters guideline in the realm of house music. While it is fair to say that writing just one article about House Music would not really cut it. Therefor I will try to give a few different set ups so you can get started by creating your own. The Definition of House music House music is an electronic music genre that originates from Chicago. Developed in the early 80s. Early house music is ...