• 500 Series format explained: With Lindell audio

    Apr 9 • Articles, Editorials, Studio / Production • 3720 Views

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    What is the 500 series format?


    Started by Automated Processes Inc. (API) to please a market which wanted modularity in their consoles with switchable preamps, eq’s and compressors, they standardized the format into what is known today as the 500 series format. This format made high end rack mounted hardware processors more affordable and portable. The fact that it was so portable meant that it could easily be carried around so it could be used in live recordings as well, all in a handy rack which could be customized to suit the need of the hour. Since API standardized this format a huge list of third party manufacturers have jumped on this bandwagon including brands like Rupert Neve, Heritage Audio, ShadowHill, SSL, Moog, Elysia, Tonelux, Lindell and many more! Today the 500 series format has exploded onto home studios and high end recording studios all over the globe giving engineers and producers an affordable access to otherwise really expensive and boutique gear.

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  • Analog Lab - The Inventory - Arturia

    What is Analog Lab?

    Oct 1 • Articles • 15128 Views

    Analog Lab is Arturia’s extremely powerful software synthesizer solution with over 5000 classic synthesizer sounds from Arturia’s premier vintage analog synthesizer recreations, right at your fingertips. After a huge facelift & feature upgrade from it’s predecessor (Analog Laboratory), the new Analog Lab is the perfect answer to have all your Arturia sounds that you’ve used & saved in one convenient software.

    So what else does Analog Lab really do?

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  • Designing Synth Basses

    8 Quick Tips on Designing Synth Basses

    Sep 16 • Studio / Production • 4719 Views

    If you create dance music, it’s important to know how to create and tweak synth bass sounds. Here’s a collection of eight short sound design tips about how to make better, stylish, and more versatile synth bass sounds.

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  • Ableton - Maschine

    Control Ableton Live 9.0 using MASCHINE

    Sep 12 • Tips, Tricks & Tutorials • 3978 Views

    With the new addition of MASCHINE Studio, the integration with Ableton Live 9.0 has become far more responsive & fun, especially with the new high-resolution display screens, jog wheels and more. If you’ve been wondering how to set up the two (even if its Maschine MK2 or Maschine Mikro MK2), read on.

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  • Moog Minitaur + Arturia BeatStep

    Bassline Heaven with Minitaur & BeatStep

    Sep 8 • Quick Post • 3449 Views

    The Moog Minitaur is an absolute bass monster, no other synthesizer comes close to the low end on this. The oscillators were tweaked to provide maximum low end impact! We’ve been huge fans of the Minitaur and more recently have been combining it with Arturia’s handy BeatStep controller. The two pairs up to provide us quick hands-on-control and a powerful step sequencer for some serious bassline goodness!

    We were able to get all the classic 303 style patterns as well as modern ones that are perfect for all kinds of electronic music. This along with the full integration in DAW’s means we can easily capture all creativity and automate every parameter to our heart’s content. So. Much. Fun.

    Quick Jam Session

    We connected the BeatStep straight to the Minitaur via MIDI (omitting the need of a computer for sequencing) & the sound is a raw recording straight from the MiniTaur without any processing at all.

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