Get a MOTU AVB for (almost) free

Get a MOTU AVB for (almost) free
I am very excited by the AVB interfaces from MOTU. Not only are the decently priced. They include some of the best DACs on the market. Great drivers and backed by MOTU's awesome and free support these interfaces should be an obvious choice. Surprise!!! Runing a studio is NOT a hobby, its a business. Owning interface from three major suppliers (with...
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How to retrieve MOTU Digital Performer pdf manuals

How to retrieve MOTU Digital Performer pdf manuals
I often get the question about how to get the MOTU Digital Performer pdf manuals. One thing that is great about the DP manuals is they are indexed and searchable. A huge time saver. For those on a macintosh here is a video on how to retrieve the pdfs. Click here to watch the video Click h ere and subscribe to my YouTube video channel to receive not...
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Using Control + Space in MOTU Digital Performer to set playback start.

Using Control + Space in MOTU Digital Performer to set playback start.
Coming from another DAW someone new to DP just asked the question: "looking for a quick way to place the play cursor in the workspace without having to constantly go back to the timeline at the top of the screen." There are many ways to speed up your process in Digital Performer. One way to do this is using control + spacebar. This way you can clic...
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Using MOTU Digital Performer plugin PreAmp-1 to make bass sit in mix

Using MOTU Digital Performer plugin PreAmp-1 to make bass sit in mix
A quick look into how I used the plugin PreAmp-1 to help the bass site in the mix of Jim Stubblefield's Puesta del Sol (for JDZ) from his 2015 CD Encantado. Watch the video here  youtu.be/FWxj_XUM2UQ written by Jim Stubblefield Guitars Jim Stubblefield Guitar (right) Eric Hansen Bass Randy Tico Percussion Ramon Yslas Recorded and mixed at Koi ...
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Using reverb in mono in MOTU Digital Performer

Using reverb in mono in MOTU Digital Performer
Using the track Beyond the Horizon from Jim Stubblefield's CD Encantado, I focus on using mono instances of MOTU Proveb panned hard left and right to create more depth, while maintaining mono compatibility. Also adding Analog Chorus to the reverb effect for a shimmer effect on the reverb tail. Plug ins used: MasterWorks EQ MasterWorks Leveler Prove...
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Mixing Across the Burning Sands with MOTU Digital Performer

Mixing Across the Burning Sands with MOTU Digital Performer
Walkthrough of my routing, plugin use and mix for Jim Stubblefield's Across the Burning Sands from the 2015 CD Encantado. Showing my basic workflow using trackfolders. My routing - including using master faders for all my effect sends - and my pre - post mastering routing. On this project I only used "stock" MOTU DP plug ins. You will see: MasterWo...
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Using DPs pencil tool to fix artifacts

Using DPs pencil tool to fix artifacts
I got some sessions in to mix. Originally recorded in Pro Tools using Apogee highend converters clocked by an Antelope clock. Recorded at 44.1kHz/24 bit. I imported the track files into Digital Performer to mix. First I noticed specially the drum channels are quite hot, even included some clipping. However listening through at the end I heard some ...
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My most used plug ins

My most used plug ins
Some one just asked me which are my most used plug ins. Which made me think what do I reach out for. Some times I don't really think about it, but here's a list - which might change over time, but...: Kinda in order, but it depends... MOTU MW Equalizer - extremely versatile eq ValhallaDSP Vintage Verb ValhallaDSP Shimmer ValhallaDSP Plate MOTU...
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