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Free download: Beat Battles Sound Pack

Posted Oct. 16, 2020, 11:48 a.m.

These days, the tuned 808 kick drums and intricate hi hat patterns of trap music are everywhere. You might think it is a new sound but its roots actually go back over 25 years. This subset of southern hip hop was born in the streets of Atlanta in the mid 90s and was first heard on the albums of artists …

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Download the free Neo Soul Reason sound pack

Posted Sept. 28, 2020, 1 p.m.

The Neo Soul sound pack is a celebration of modern beat tape culture. If you enjoy laid-back music from artists like Tom Misch, Keifer or Bad Snacks, you’re going to love this pack. It has dreamy pianos, warm, lush pads and analog-style bass sounds that are perfect for creating cozy and soulful instrumentals. Just play some jazzy chords, add your …

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Artist Feature: Jelie of Kickback Couture

Posted May 7, 2020, 12:17 p.m.

"What up everybody, it's your girl Jelie from Kickback Couture."

If you're familiar with this phrase, then you're probably no stranger to the great amount of Reason tutorials that rapper, producer and engineer Jelie (pronounced "jell-eye") has published on her YouTube channel Kickback Couture for the past couple of years.

We had a chat with Jelie on how she began …

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Build your own granular drum machine in Reason 11

Posted March 17, 2020, 2 p.m.

Grain isn’t just for otherworldly granular synthesis and sound design, it can also double as a drum sampler for a whole new world of audio manipulation and experimentation.

Check out this #ReasonQuickTip video on how you can build your own granular drum machine! And be sure to download Paul's Combinator patch!


Grain is included in Reason 11 Suite.

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Say hello to Beat Map

Posted Feb. 24, 2020, noon

What if an algorithm could help you get started on rhythm?

What if Reason could provide the musical groundwork to help you get to where you wanted to go, without impeding your creativity?

These are all questions we wanted to answer during the development of our new player Beat Map!

The world of modular synths and sequencers is a fantastic …