Tutorials

Tutorial: Thor Polysonic Synthesizer: Everything Explained – The Complete Walkthrough

Posted June 12, 2019, 7:30 a.m.

Where other synths use one specific form of synthesis and one single filter, the Thor polysonic synthesizer features six different oscillator types and four unique filters. What does this give you? Simply the most powerful synth ever created; an unstoppable monster of a sound generator that utilises synthesizer technology from the last 40 years.

In principle, Thor can be a ...

Artist stories

Music Talk: Ken Evans on recreating New Order albums for Peter Hook & The Light

Posted June 7, 2019, 8 a.m.

Ken Evans in the Tycho Central Studio
 

Ken Evans has been creating electronic music in the synth pop genre since 1985. In 1993 he co-founded the Brisbane (Australia) band Tycho Brahe, which has so far released five albums and a number of singles and EPs, has appeared on numerous compilations, and has remixed and produced other artists. Various live ...

Crew

Rigs 4 are here

Posted May 9, 2019, 11:19 a.m.

Today we are launching the fourth installment of the top-selling Rigs series. Packed with 90+ of the best-selling Rack Extensions from the Propellerhead Shop, Rigs 4 introduces an array of powerful new plug-ins for songwriters, producers, and engineers all for a fraction of the price. 

The Backline Rig introduces an ensemble of realistic-sounding organic instruments and effects, such as ...

Tutorials

Tutorial: How to Make a Patch from Scratch in Complex-1 with DivKid

Posted April 10, 2019, 11:49 a.m.

Modular enthusiast and YouTuber DivKid is back with part two of his series on our latest modular synth Rack Extension Complex-1. In this sound design tutorial, he will show you how to go from total confusion (where does this cable go?) to creating musical bleeps, bloops and useful patches in no-time!
 

DivKid says:

I hope this video serves to ...

Tutorials

Sound Design Tutorial: How To Make Your Own Drum Samples in Reason

Posted April 4, 2019, 8:04 a.m.

In electronic music, it’s hard to imagine writing a great song without starting with the drum sounds. And while there are a plethora of fantastic drum samples available just a few clicks away, the hallmark of many renowned producers is their use of original drum sounds. Reason 10 is packed with features to help you create your own drum samples ...