Pro Tools 10 Review [Video]

| Plugins, Pro Tools, Product Review, Video

Avid’s recent release of Pro Tools 10  has caused quite a sir in the recording world. Whether it’s because it dropped a mere 11 months after the launch of Pro Tools 9 or because it costs more than previous upgrades, a lot of people have been hesitant to make the jump to version 10. I… Read more »

You Don’t Have To Upgrade

| Pro Tools, Tips

Did you know that just because a new version of your DAW comes out, you don’t have to upgrade? What a crazy thought! In fact, you can continue to use your perfectly good version of software to make great music all day long. No upgrade needed. That being said, a couple of weeks ago, two… Read more »

Pro Tools Edit Modes [Video]

| Audio Example, Pro Tools, Tips, Video

No matter which version of Pro Tools you currently use, you need to know your edit modes. Each one has a unique function and place in your music making world. Whether you want to slice and dice to the grid, keep things loose, or even re-arrange your song with a single snap, edit modes are… Read more »

Pro Tools 9 The Mixer’s Toolkit Giveaway

| Mixing, Pro Tools, Tips

Want some killer Pro Tools mixing training for free?! Today is your day. One of my new good friends, Kevin Ward of helped co-write a brand new mixing book for Pro Tools users, Pro Tools 9: The Mixer’s Toolkit. I’ve read it about three times completely through now and it’s awesome. The Mixing Book… Read more »

Pro Tools MP 9: A Cheaper Alternative

| Pro Tools

Last week at the Musikmesse 2011 show in Frankfurt, Avid/M-Audio unveiled an update to their Pro Tools M-Powered line, simply called Pro Tools MP 9. In essence, as Pro Tools LE was dropped for the more robust Pro Tools 9, standalone DAW, M-Audio is carrying a still more affordable alternative that boasts many of the… Read more »

Pro Tools 9 Review [Video]

| Mixing, Pro Tools, Product Review, Video

As a Pro Tools user since version 6, I’ve seen this powerful DAW change each year and add more and more incredible features. Version 9 is no exception, and I finally upgraded to it in my studio. I wanted to highlight a handful of the big reasons why I made the leap and how I… Read more »

Pro Tools HD Native In Action

| Pro Tools

If you follow the world of Avid and Pro Tools, then last year you may have noticed some serious changes. In a span of 4 months, Avid launched new HD interfaces, completely redesigned new Mboxes, the highly anticipated Pro Tools 9, and of course a “native” version of Pro Tools HD. When HD Native first came out… Read more »