Archive for the 'Music Software' Category

Power Tools for Reason: The second edition

Sunday, February 20th, 2005

It’s been a rough week trying to juggle things around. This year, my normal obligations have me quite busy, and it’s been pretty tough trying to switch modes from work to music projects to writing.
The main project occupying my time, has been the revised second edition of Power Tools for Reason. I keep thinking […]

Metasynth 4.0 Released!

Saturday, February 19th, 2005

Metasynth 4.0 for MacOS X is finally available…finally!

Paraphan Records

Saturday, May 29th, 2004

TXT:: I managed to venture out to a SF Bay Area hip hop show last night. My friends at Paraphan Records had a record release party at Kimo’s in SF. It was nice turn out with four live acts lined up who have tracks featured on the debut compliation release, Electric Halo. Pictured is the […]

Caps2MIDI

Friday, March 16th, 2001

TXT:: I received an interesting e-mail from Thomas Alker. He’s written a little shareware application called Caps2MIDI. It basically turns your Mac’s Keyboard into a MIDI keyboard for use with your MIDI applications. It’s handy for PowerBook Jockeys who want to trigger notes and samples from a Reason Sampler without carrying around a controller. I’ve […]

AMIII Digital Input Behavior

Sunday, February 25th, 2001

TXT:: I discovered something interesting recently with the AMIII card and Reason and the Digi 5.01 drivers. If you have an external digital clock source connected to the S/PDIF inputs, set the Digidesign control panels to synchronize to the digital inputs, and the Reason CPU usage drops dramatically when set to Sound Manager Output. It […]

Troubles with Spectrasonics

Thursday, February 15th, 2001

Well, I’ve been busted… I received an E-mail from Eric Persing at Spectrasonics asking me to remove the Archer24Public.RPS file from the web because using a ReCycle’d drum loop from the Retro Funk sample Library is a violation of their licensing policy. I mentioned this might occur in the last newsletter, and it took all […]

PT5

Monday, March 20th, 2000

TXT:: Messed around with Pro Tools 5.0 and MIDI for a bit today. It’s pretty cool having that capability, but i’m still trying to familiarize myself with all the new nifty features.
Thanks to Jackplug who helped me out with the stupid title bar on this page. Why didn’t any of IE users (win users) tell […]