Propellerhead Record + Reason: Ring Modulator Guitar

By Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) teaches you how to use Record and Reason to add a Ring Modulator effect to your guitar. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. Sometimes I enjoy making some rather strange sounds with my guitar, […]

Propellerhead Record + Reason: How to Make Talk Box and Auto-Wah Effects

By Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) teaches you how to simulate a Talk Box effect, and how to make a classic Auto-Wah effect. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. As a guitarist and a long-time user of Propellerhead Reason, I […]

Using an Expression pedal with Line 6 Stompbox Modelers

In the array of tools available to guitar players, I think the expression pedal might be the most underutilized tool in the box.  Adding an expression pedal, like a Line 6 EX-1, to the arsenal is the perfect solution for controlling volume and wah, pitch bending, modifying the length of your delay time, creating reverb […]

Propellerhead Record + Reason: Mixer Tips & Tricks #2: Pattern Tremolo

By  Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) teaches you how to create a Pattern Tremolo effect using the CV Level Input on a channel of Record’s mixer. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead  Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. Each channel on the mixer in Propellerhead Record […]

Propellerhead Record: Mixer Tips & Tricks #1: Sine Wave Sub Kick

By Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) teaches you how to add a sub-bass sine wave to each kick of the bass drum in an acoustic drum track. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. A feature in Propellerhead Record that really […]

Propellerhead Record + Reason: Playing Guitar Through the Reason Synths (Part Two)

By Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) teaches you how to play your guitar through Reason’s Thor synthesizer. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. I suspect that for many people, the most sought-after bit of information in this latest video will […]

What is reamping and how do I reamp?

Reamping is a technique that allows you to capture a dry (unprocessed) guitar signal so that later, if you decide you want to change your tone, you can alter the signal processing without having to replay the guitar parts. There are a few ways to reamp guitar tracks. In this article, I will go over […]

Propellerhead Record + Line 6 Recording Interfaces

by Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) demonstrates the additional functionality available when using Line 6 recording interfaces with Propellerhead Record. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. The word is out: Propellerhead Record includes built-in Line 6 Guitar Amp and Line […]

Propellerhead Record + Line 6 POD X3 Live

by Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) shares his experience using the Line 6 POD X3 Live together with Propellerhead Record. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. This was a fun video to make. Getting to play through the great tones […]

The Great and Powerful M9 Has Spoken

Pay no attention to the pedal behind the curtain!  The M9 Stompbox Modeler has been unleashed on the world for a few months now and you’ve posted some interesting videos showcasing how to put this gizmo to use. M9 Tutorial: studio1087 does a great job of explaining some of the subtle operation steps that make […]

Propellerhead Record + Reason: Vocoding with Drums

By Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) teaches you how to use Reason’s vocoder to turn acoustic drum parts into synth-rhythm, synth-bass, or electronic percussion parts. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. Perhaps I should refer to what you’ll see in […]

Propellerhead Record + Reason: Playing Guitar Through the Reason Synths

By Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) teaches you how to play your guitar through Reason’s Malström synthesizer. Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. Although Propellerhead Reason (by itself) only records MIDI information and does not record live audio, two of […]

Propellerhead Record + Reason: Vocoding with Guitar

By Line6Piper Line6Piper (aka Matt Piper) explains how a vocoder works, and teaches you how you can use Propellerhead Record + Reason to vocode with your guitar! Matt is the in-house Propellerhead Product Specialist at Line 6, and the author of the acclaimed instructional guide, Reason 4 Ignite. I have always been attracted to the […]

Top 5 Secrets Bands Should Know (That Will Help Them Make Better Recordings)

By Travis Harrison Stop the insanity! Engineer and recording studio owner Travis Harrison constantly sees bands sabotaging themselves in the studio. Want to make better recordings? Know the secrets. 1. IF YOU’RE ON A BUDGET, DON’T BE TOO AMBITIOUS The majority of the bands I work with are on a limited budget. If you can […]

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