Posts Tagged ‘distortion’

Comments Off on Andy’s Fiver Friday #215 – CrushShaper, Star Wars and the latest from Denzil Lacey!

Everyone at the office is busy finishing up the year, it’s been a great ride! Have a look at what i found for you guys this week :)..and if we dont speak!!! MERRY XMAS!

Comments Off on Andy’s Fiver Friday #200 – Happy Birthday Fiver Friday, Producer Talk, Mid 90s And Another Free Plugin

200 ! Wow, I cant believe it. So happy you still like reading this so much. As my goal always is to create better and more suitable content for you, let me know, which category do you actually like the most! Go vote!   And now: Let’s get right into this weeks findings!

Comments Off on Andy’s Fiver Friday #143 – Back to the grind, Extreme Ownership and BABY I like it RAW!

So, here we are again, back from NYC to the daily grind. But, good news is : 2 more weeks to go :)…Then the summer holiday with the fam is kicking in! Cant WAIT!

Comments Off on Andy’s Fiver Friday #115 – Izoptope’s Trash2, 400 Million Monthly Views And An Xmas Jingle Package

Merry Christmas guys!  I just want to use this special time of the year to say thank you. Thanks for your support, for your love for our craft, for your dedication. Writing this blog with more than x posts was not always easy, but it feels so good after doing this for so many years […]

Comments Off on Andy’s Fiver Friday – Episode 19

Fiver Friday time!

I love layering sounds and also as you all I love layering voice tracks. This is a short post about the plugINs I use the most for layering at the moment.

Comments Off on JB’s “Hot Crunch” or How To Pimp Your IDs

Today I will show you a short trick by benztown’s Classic Hits and UrbanAC imaging director, Jan Brückner. This hot Pro Tools tip adds a nice effect to vocals. The processing works in a fast, but efficient way and crunches up your IDs or Voice Over. Thats why he calls it „The Hot Crunch“!

Comments Off on Getting excited with distortion – Recreate pro exciter sounds and spice up your production.

Exciters are a nice way to make your production cutting through. Adding a bit of sharpness makes a lot of mixes clearer and sounding better. We are big fans of exciters like the Aphex Vintage Aural Exciter used hit producer and engineer Val Garay in several hit records. Unfortunately, not everyone owns a decent exciter and […]

Comments Off on Overdo it… on purpose! – Breaking the rules and limits for Sound Design

Hey guys, it’s Andre. Today, I’m going to overuse some plugin effects and features of Pro Tools as Sound Design techniques to create some more extreme effects. We all learned to avoid red meters and heavy overuse of plugins, but this time, we’re going for extremes and create some cool FX with that. Check out […]

Comments Off on Video tutorial… It is getting mean and dirty!

Many stations are on the look for the most polished sound possible. BUT, some Imaging pieces need to sound dirty, rough and edgy. I created a Lollapalooza Promo for our CHR library and used a plugIN from the Sound Toy Family, I never used before and it made the VO unbelievable dirty and rough. Love […]