Try basing your next song on a part with long notes that get transformed into a cool rhythmic pattern. It’s easy — check out this video where Ron Headback walks you through this great trick. Ron uses a sampled drone chord in his example, but you can use the same technique with any sample or chord progression where the notes are held out.
Keep watching the video for some other neat tips on keeping the listeners’ attention by adding variation to your beat and more.
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Requires Reason+ or Reason 12 and Polar