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Building a Basic FM Synth in FM8
Don't be put off by the term, "Frequency Modulation Synthesis"! FM synthesis is extremely powerful and Native Instruments' FM8 makes using it a lot, lot easier.
Oct. 12, 2012
Introduction To Scripting in Kontakt, Part 5
In this 5 Part MPVHub Series, Toby Pitman explores the wonderful world of scripting in Native Instruments' Kontakt sampler. This final part 5 covers putting the finishing touches to your script!
Oct. 5, 2012
Introduction To Scripting in Kontakt, Part 4
In this 5 Part MPVHub Series, Toby Pitman explores the wonderful world of scripting in Native Instruments' Kontakt sampler. Part 4 covers interface basics. Read the next part on The Hub tomorrow!
Oct. 4, 2012
Introduction to Scripting In Kontakt, Part 3
In this 5 Part MPVHub Series, Toby Pitman explores the wonderful world of scripting in Native Instruments' Kontakt sampler. Part 3 goes deeper into variables. Read the next part on The Hub tomorrow!
Oct. 3, 2012
Introduction To Scripting in Kontakt, Part 2
In this 5 Part MPVHub Series, Toby Pitman explores the wonderful world of scripting in Native Instruments' Kontakt sampler. In Part 2 you'll build a note trigger FX script!
Oct. 2, 2012
Introduction To Scripting in Kontakt, Part 1
In this 5 Part MPVHub Series, Toby Pitman explores the wonderful world of scripting in Native Instruments' Kontakt sampler. Part 1 covers the basics. Read the next part on The Hub tomorrow!
Oct. 1, 2012
Sound Design with Skanner XT
Skanner is a feast for the musical senses, a veritable playground for digital musicians! G. W. Childs IV shows how to mangle out a basic synth bass from this beast of a virtual instrument.
G.W. Childs IV
Sep. 20, 2012
Processing Drum Loops with Guitar Rig 5
Guitar Rig 5 by Native Instruments is an awesome multi-effect plug-in for guitarists ONLY, right? Wrong. Hollin Jones thinks laterally and shows how to use it to process drum loops.
Sep. 17, 2012
Flexible Pitch and Time in Kontakt
Follow along with David Earl, aka. sflogicninja, as he takes you through a step-by-step exploration of Kontakt's flexible pitch and time features.
Sep. 13, 2012
Kontakt's Instrument Banks Feature
Native Instrument's Kontakt is widely regarded as the pro sampler for the digital musician. Jay Asher highlights Kontakt's Instrument Banks feature which can be controlled by Program Change commands.
Sep. 1, 2012
Creating Quick Riser FX In Massive
Are you a Native Instruments Massive user? Need some good transitional FX sounds? Got 2 minutes to spare? Follow this sound design tip by Toby Pitman...
Aug. 28, 2012
Sound Design Using NI FM8
What's that? FM8 is one of the synths in Native Instruments' Komplete you've not played with yet?!? Drop what you're doing and follow this step-by-step sound design tut with the FM8 by David Earl...
Aug. 20, 2012
Get Creative With Containers in NI Guitar Rig 5
Toby Pitman explores NI Guitar Rig 5's new container modules. You can use them in all sorts of rack-based ways which, as he discovers, makes them versatile for studio and performance musicians.
Aug. 15, 2012
Using Guitar Rig As A Production-Based Processor
Is Native Instruments Guitar Rig designed only for guitarists? Simple answer: No! Mo Volans discovers just how useful a tool GR is for processing guitars as it is for a wide variety of other sources.
Jul. 30, 2012
How to: Talking Bass in NI Massive
Talking basses have become commonly used in modern music, from Dubstep to pop. Native Instruments synth guru, Rishabh Rajan takes you step-by-step through the process of creating these using Massive.
Jul. 26, 2012
Assigning Modulation in NI Massive
Want to create that wobble effect, or learn how to use modulation for a host of other musical needs? David Earl, aka. SFLogicNinja, who's how in Native Instruments Massive.
Jul. 20, 2012
Using Native Instruments' Abbey Road Drums
If you have Native Instruments' Komplete 8 and you haven't yet explored the Abbey Road Drum Series, David Earl (aka sflogicninja on YouTube) points out what you've been missing.
Jul. 15, 2012
NI Battery 3: Quickly Create Custom Convolution Reverbs
Check out how to quickly and imaginatively create your own custom convolution reverbs in Native Instruments' Battery with Ruari Galbraith!
Jul. 4, 2012
NI Producer Effects: Vocal Processing
Native Instruments' Producer Effects are one of the best kept, and most versatile, secrets in Guitar Rig. Mo Volans explores how to apply them on vocals.
Jun. 29, 2012
NEWS: Boxed Ear presents Mighty M5 Kontakt Sample Pack
As soon as I heard the audio examples for this new sample pack library for Kontakt I was hooked! And of course, wanted to explore it some more. Read on to find out more about this 1.5GB soundset.
Jun. 25, 2012
Issue 2: MPVHub Audio Magazine: NI Focus
Issue #2 of MPVHub Audio magazine has arrived!! Includes a Native Instruments DISCOUNT CODE! Find out more about what's inside this feature-packed issue.
Jun. 7, 2012
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