Pizivisor–Video to audio conversion and back again!

On November 5, 2013, in iOS, Music Technology, Uncategorized, by Daniel Rowland

Using a stock GIF playing in Pixivisor from an iPad and a Mac…this is converted to audio and run through effects in Ableton Live and filters on an iRig Mix, then converted back to video in Pixivisor on another iPad. Modulated by a short drum loop from the Nine Inch Nails track, “The Warning”.

Vocal Remixing with an iPad

On November 5, 2013, in iOS, Music Technology, Uncategorized, by Daniel Rowland

  Vocal Remixing Here is a quick performance using granular processing with Ableton and a few iPads. The idea is to loop and layer a short phrase of the vocal, creating a different arrangement.

What’s New in Pro Tools 10 and Pro Tools HDX: AAX Plugins

On October 25, 2011, in Uncategorized, by Daniel Rowland

Pro Tools 10 New Features: AAX Plugins.       So, once upon a time (like, last week)  there were 3 Pro Tools plugin types: Audiosuite, RTAS (Real-time Audiosuite), and TDM (Time Division Multiplexing–exclusively for Pro Tools HD systems). With Pro Tools 10, we see a new plugin format: AAX (Avid Audio eXtension). While at first […]

Pro Tools 10 Tutorials: AudioSuite Plugin Chains

On October 22, 2011, in ProTools Tutorials, Uncategorized, by Daniel Rowland

Audiosuite plugins have some great new features in Pro Tools 10.

Reason 6!

On October 17, 2011, in Uncategorized, by Daniel Rowland

What’s new in Reason: Reason 6 released. It hasn’t been all that long since Propellerhead released their Record DAW to complement their flagship product, Reason. For those of you that don’t now, Reason is a virtual rack of synthesizers, effects, and signal routing processors, combined with a MIDI sequencer. It’s been around since 2000, following the […]

Steve Jobs Dead

On October 6, 2011, in Uncategorized, by Daniel Rowland

Not much of a post here guys…Just a had to chime in on the death of Steve Jobs… lamenting the loss of a true genius in the world of computers and marketing. Love him or hate him (I don’t)–you’ve got to respect him. 56 is crazy young. Sail on, Steve Jobs