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Reason Livestream

Posted March 1, 2021

Algoritm Livestream

Mattias is joining Ryan for a special Algoritm FM Synthesizer livestream to dive deeper into all Algoritm has to offer for your music and sound design. If you've already been playing with Algoritm, this session will give you advanced tips and tricks you'll not want to miss.

Tune in and hang out with us on March 2 at …

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The design of Algoritm

Posted February 25, 2021

We've tackled many types of synthesizers during the years. Classic analog-sounding subtractive synthesis, cutting edge additive synthesis, feature-packed wavetable and spectral synthesis, granular sound sculpting, and even physical modelling.

FM synthesis, however, has always been an oddball. It's hard to understand, hard to use, and still hopelessly associated with classic but cheesy 80s sounds. The Yamaha DX7 was perhaps too …

Sound Packs

Reason+ Sound Pack Battle

Posted February 16, 2021

As you may know, Reason+ subscribers get several new Sound Packs every week. We thought it would be interesting to see how different the results can get when three different producers make a song each, all based on the same Sound Pack.

Check out the magic created by Jelie, Stefan Guy and Dissinotra with the Neo Soul sound pack in …

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20 years of Reason

Posted November 17, 2020

We can hardly believe it ourselves but Reason is celebrating its twentieth anniversary! They grow up so fast, don’t they? Subtractor, Redrum, NN19, and the half-rack effects arrived on computers in late 2000 and changed music making forever—bringing color, cables and creativity to anyone. In the 20 years since, Reason's matured into a stacked Rack of synthesizers, instruments, Player MIDI …

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Reason 1.0 Song Challenge

Posted November 13, 2020

We are super happy to announce the 20th Anniversary Reason 1.0 Song Challenge - where you are invited to make a song using ONLY the instruments and effects that originally shipped with Reason 1.0 when it was released in the year 2000.
 

So what actually shipped with the legendary first version of Reason?

  • NN19
  • SubTractor
  • ReDrum
  • Dr Rex
  • Matrix …