Point Blank: Teenage Engineering OP-1 & Pocket Operators with Stefano Ritteri

In Point Blank’s latest spot they take a look at Teenage Engineering’s OP-1 & Pocket Operators with instructor Stefano Riterrri Despite being first announced back in 2009, nothing has come close to matching the innovative nature of the multi-award winning Teenage Engineering OP-1. Part synth, part sampler, its unique interface forces More...

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By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
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Ableton Live Tutorial: Envelopes and Automation

It’s time to augment your Ableton Live shows and productions with a more organic, evolving vibe by using envelopes and automation to the max! Martin Delaney maps his MIDI… For this tutorial you’ll More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, June 17th, 2016
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Point Blank: Subscribe to Point Blank Music to Win a Novation Producer Pack

In Point Blank’s latest spot they offer the chance to win a Novation Producer Pack. Read on for more information… A Novation Launchkey 25 MKII, a Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 interface, and a pair of More...

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By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016
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Logic Pro X Tutorial: Arranging In Logic Pro X

In Logic Pro X it’s now easier than ever to turn your mix ideas into fully blown songs and arrangements. In this tutorial, we use some of Logic’s specific features to arrange song ideas and reveal a couple of More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Point Blank Tutorial: Explore Synth Drum Sound Design in NI Massive & Battery

In Point Blank’s latest tutorial spot they highlight synth drum sound design in NI Massive & Battery… Massive may have earned its stripes as a dubstep powerhouse, capable of complex modulations More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
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Songwriting 2016: Introduction To Songwriting Using a DAW

In the first of a new series, we’re going to step back from the often-overwhelming ocean of tech and look at the vital ingredients you need to consider when creating music in any genre. Andy Price explores the More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
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Point Blank: It’s Your Last Chance to Enter the Point Blank x Defected Mix Competition!

It’s the last chance to enter the Point Blank Defected Mix Competition, our friends at Point Blank are offering one last chance to open the Beach Stage at Defected Croatia… Want to DJ at Defected More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016
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Ableton Live Tutorial: Audio to MIDI Conversion and Back

Live’s audio-to-MIDI conversion provides mind-blowing ways to create new musical parts. Martin Delaney shows you how separate the notes from the samples… For this tutorial you will need the Ableton Live More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
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Point Blank: Ableton Live Tutorial: Advanced Guide to Sampler

In Point Blank’s latest tutorial spot they present an advanced guide to sampler in Ableton Live… Ableton is renowned for its ability to manipulate audio, but with so many forward-thinking options More...

By MusicTech.net On Sunday, May 15th, 2016
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Logic Tutorial: EXS24 Sample Mapping

Creating your own EXS24 instruments can be a quick and intuitive process, opening a wealth of creative potential. Mark Cousins is caught mapping… While the EXS24 might not be the most elegant part of the More...