Combating Noise in Plug-in Chains

Friday, November 22, 2013
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This article is going to be a little less template, and a little more workflow. We all have our favorite plug-ins. We probably also all have plug-ins we’d…

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Public Service Announcement Regarding iLok

Monday, June 10, 2013

In case you haven’t seen the information burning its way across social media yet, there have been some issues with the latest updates to the iLok system. While…

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Compressor Gain Control Principles

Monday, June 10, 2013

Herbert Goldberg has an interesting article up about compressors and the though process behind designing their inner workings. That fits nicely into this month’s theme, don’t you think?…

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Thanks to our January Contributors

Friday, February 1, 2013

We’d like to thank our guest contributors for January’s plug-in features: Charles Maynes for sharing his genius matrix idea Frank Bry for exploring the colorations that transient shapers…

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Review – Blue Cat Audio “Multi Pack”

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
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While this month has thus far been dedicated to plug-ins and their direct application to sound design, it’s important to remember that there are also tools that help…

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I Love Plug-ins!

Thursday, January 24, 2013
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Guest Contribution by Tom Todia I love Plug-Ins!  There, I feel much better now. Since January is the month of the plug-in here at Designing Sound, I thought…

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Dynamics Processors = Envelope Generators

Thursday, January 17, 2013
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Charles Maynes’ post earlier this month reminded me of an idea I had but never bothered to actually test out…using dynamics processors as envelope generators. If you’ve ever listened…

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Pausing Modulation in Enigma

Monday, January 14, 2013

I thought a quick video would be the more efficient way to present this one.

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A Plug-in Vector Matrix

Friday, January 4, 2013

Guest Contribution by Charles Maynes The best things in life are sort of free… Peter Gabriel once described his creative process as being an “X” and ”Y” sort…

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2013 Kicks Off with Plug-in Month

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Happy New Year from all of us here at Designing Sound! This month is going to be devoted to a lighter, slightly braoder topic of discussion…Plug-ins. This won’t…

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