Gross Beat is a huge time-saver for glitching, scratching and related time/volume based effects. While it's fun to use live, one of the most precise methods is to use the Fruity Keyboard Controller or an Automation Clip to switch envelopes (Time and or Volume) in sync with the project. This video shows you how...
Gross Beat - Scratch, Glitch and Mayhem Powerhouse
If you are using the live keyboard control method you can download a Gross Beat preset 'Momentary' from Looptalk, thanks to nucleon for providing it. This releases the preset slot on key-release so you don't have to press the slot 1 again to turn off the selected slot.
Bit thanks toJWMMakerofMusic (Jim) for the loan of his cool 'Kowloon' track used in this tutorial. Here's the original (unmolested version) of Kowloon:
Here's a simple, but effective, method for adding presence to dry drum or other percussive sounds. Something the FL Studio Guru learned waaaaay back in the day when the 128 Kb was still considered adequate RAM for a sampler.
Linear Phase EQ (LP EQ) is often used by mastering engineers and also in plugins that need to split the frequency spectrum into bands for processing (such as Multi-band compressors). The Guru shows us two LP EQ options for FL Studio: February 14, 2012
In this tutorial the Guru shows how the Windows Calculator can be used to make exact text based 'paste edits' to FL Studio and native plugin controls. We knew it was useful for something! October 31, 2011
The Studio-X Guide To Producing Electronic Music
Guide to electronic music production written by Lawrie Masson (aka Project 2), main producer of STUDIO-X. Step-by-step examples and various exercises for all areas of electronic music production, including synthesizing sounds, recording, mastering and marketing.
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http://www.officialstudiox.com/books.cfm January 28, 2011
30 years ago Peter Vogal and company started what has become the computer-based music recording industry with the Fairlight CMI. Today celebrating that anniversary Peter is bringing back the Fairlight CMI-30A. January 17, 2011
Image-Line Sound Design Contest - There were over 200 entries that we reduced to three winners. Download the winning FL Studio projects and any other of the 200+ entries by following the links at the bottom of our News Post. January 06, 2011