It has been some time since I upgraded my Maschine to 2.0. Not a big win for me when I think about it, but you know how it is - old Maschine will hardly have any support and - probably the biggest reason - I wanted to support Native Instruments and maybe get some more … Continue reading Maschine 2.0 Newbie Review
I mentioned free Kore Player by Native Instruments previously in my personal log. The registration process is a bit annoying - but nothing that doesn't work and it really is worth it. Since then NI came with free Kontakt Player (now upgraded to version 4), Factory Selection for Kontakt - but those instruments work in … Continue reading Native Instruments and more free stuff
This time I wanna reference my double-episode about Reaper. It's really just a quick introduction because it's not possible to cover any DAW in under 16 minutes, but I wanted to show how to approach some basic tasks in REAPER. Both videos were made with version 2.5x and it was just a few days before … Continue reading REAPER Introduction
I'm not sure if I should add "(1)" into the title or not but let's deal with the content first - before I decide to write another personal log. I just feel like to write something from my everyday life. Yet not so everyday, because today it finally happened - Roger Federer matched Pete Sampras … Continue reading Personal Log
I'd like to interconnect my YouTube creations with this blog - so this time we'll be talking about home recording with Audacity. It's by no means Audacity tutorial - I just want to introduce Audacity and also demonstrate its limitations when you wanna enter the realm where acronyms like VST, MIDI and ASIO rule it … Continue reading Multi-track home recording for free
Whatever... it's cheap, but it's my studio anyway! It's been some time since I've composed my latest song. I'm a man of more hobbies than I can handle, I know. Gamer, programmer and wannabe musician too. (Not to mention I'm a father and husband too. :-)) I can't play well any instrument, but I compose … Continue reading My new home recording… studio?