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Reason Livestream

Posted Dec. 15, 2020, 8:27 a.m.

Episode 33: Jef Gibbons & Maschine on the Reason Livestream

Jef Gibbons may be well known to both the Reason community and the Maschine community for his excellent YouTube channel of tutorials and inspiring tips. In truth, Jeff is a jack of all trades when it comes music production and music education. His impressive career spans across DAWs and decades, …

Sound Packs

Free creepy Sound Packs for Halloween 🎃

Posted Oct. 26, 2020, 2:12 p.m.

Ghouls just want to have fun

Get your Halloween treat bag with these FREE Sound Packs for Reason—filled to the brim with creepy sounds for your best Halloween tunes.

First up is the Halloween Monsters Sound Pack by Navi Retlav. Navi says: "I recorded and cut 120 samples which include tomato smashing, breaking corn, and fridge noises as a drone. …


Making epic cinematic music with Friktion

Posted Sept. 15, 2020, 8:18 a.m.

Our latest instrument release Friktion Modeled Strings has left the Reason community making bowed sounds like never before. Based on physical modeling, Friktion is your best friend for playing expressive string parts, as well as creating totally new sounds no one has ever heard before. Paired with other Reason 11 synths like Scenic Hybrd Synthesizer and Grain, you have yourself …


Introducing Friktion Modeled Strings

Posted Aug. 25, 2020, 8:43 a.m.

I'm super excited to announce the release of Friktion Modeled Strings. Check it out:

Friktion's a brand new instrument developed by Peter Jubel, our co-founder. Like with so many things we do, it started with curiosity. What would it take to make a realistic, expressive string instrument without samples? How do we translate playing a violin to playing a keyboard? …


How to get up and running with Reason in Pro Tools

Posted Aug. 18, 2020, 6:43 a.m.

Pro Tools users—have you tried using the Reason plugin with Pro Tools yet? It’s a workflow that allows you to get all that’s great about Reason while staying in Pro Tools. It’s easy to set up; just watch the video. Using Reason as a plugin requires Reason 11.