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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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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 …

Sound Packs

Download the free Japanese Horror Castle Friktion pack

Posted September 11, 2020

I’ve had the pleasure of using Reason Studios’ new Friktion Modeled Strings synthesizer for several weeks now and I’m blown away by the musicality of this rack device. Most of the physical modeling-based instruments that I have used in the past have sounded okay but have felt like science experiments to me. Those instruments have had cryptic parameters and the …

Tutorials

The making of a Friktion demo track

Posted September 1, 2020

 
New Worlds is one of the great demo songs you’ll find on Friktion’s product page. Pick up a new Friktion trick or two from artist and producer Sean Murray as he walks you how he made the music for the official Friktion video
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What’s in a name

Posted August 26, 2019

Propellerhead is becoming Reason Studios. “What in the heck, Dad?” as my eight-year-old would ask in her imitable Swenglish.

In a phrase, it is time for a change. Our current look dates back nearly twenty years and was getting a little rusty. We felt we needed to freshen things up, modernize. While exploring how to do that, we discovered we …