Tag archive for ‘Reason Tutorials’
By MusicTech.net On Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Reason Tutorial: Modulation

Making your synth sounds more dynamic and interesting can be as simple as adding some modulation, as Hollin Jones reveals… You might have seen lots of references to ‘modulation’ when reading reviews of More...

2: The first thing to do is turn the Filter 1 frequency and resolution controls to the right, and activate the buttons to send oscs 1, 2 and 3 to this filter section. It won’t sound great immediately but this is necessary for the next steps.
By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Reason Tutorial: Fatten Up Your Synth Leads

A great sounding synth lead can make all the difference, and it’s not so hard to build your own. Hollin Jones explains how it’s done… Synth lead sounds are one of the building blocks of many different More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Reason 8.3 Review

Propellerhead has updated Reason with some new goodies. Hollin Jones gets a sneak peek of Reason 8.3… Details Manufacturer Propellerhead Price Reason 8 €369, Upgrade to Reason 8 €129, 8.3 update More...

8: Keep going and fill the other pad slots with different sounds. You might want to add a synth hi-hat module for example, maybe using overdrive and compression as inserts to help the sound cut through the mix.
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

Reason Tutorial: Design Your Own Drum Sounds

Designing your own drum sounds from scratch lets you put your own sonic stamp on any production, as Hollin Jones explains… The invention of the drum machine caused a revolution in popular music. Suddenly, More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Reason Tutorial: Designing Perfect Dubstep Bass

Designing your own dubstep basses can be fun and it’s easier than you might have thought. Hollin Jones reveals how it’s done… With modern genres of music splintering and morphing into countless sub-genres More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Reason Tutorial: Programming Hip-Hop Drums

Nothing says hip-hop like a massive beat. Hollin Jones shows you how to lay down a phat one… Hip-hop is one of those genres of music that just doesn’t work without a good beat behind it. Whether you’re More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, December 1st, 2014

Reason Tutorial: Beat Programming and Sound Design Part 2 – Build Beats From Scratch

In the second part of his beat programming and sound design series Hollin Jones build his own beats from scratch. And it’s easy…! Drum synthesis isn’t new, in fact it was way back at the turn of the 1980s More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, October 20th, 2014

Reason Tutorial: Beat Programming and Sound Design 1 – Building Multi-Instruments and Effects

It’s another brand new MusicTech series! Beat programming and sound design are fundamental aspects of music production and in this series Hollin Jones will guide you through many aspects of both. In Part 1 he More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, September 29th, 2014

Reason Tutorial: Become a Power User Part 12 – Automation and Remote Control

Getting hands-on control of your projects and automating tracks are both great ways to add interest and depth, as Hollin Jones explains… Before software became the most common medium for recording and producing More...