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Nolly dials in a bass tone on Nail The Mix
If you’re not familiar with our friends at Nail The Mix, they’re an online recording school founded by Joey Sturgis, Eyal Levi and Joel Wanasek. Each month, NTM members get access to the raw mult...
How to mix GGD Matt Halpern Signature Pack v2
GGD Matt Halpern Signature Pack v2 is here– it’s now a licensed Kontakt Library which means *drum roll* you no longer need the full version of Kontakt to use GGD! We’ve also added a bunch of new s...
Matt Halpern Signature Pack video user manual
The Matt Halpern Signature Pack v2.0 is here! We’ve implemented a bunch of new features, squashed some bugs, and added new samples– with all that newness, we figured we should put together a prope...
Misha Mansoor’s DOs and DON’Ts of drums
Do Keep it simple We’re fortunate to have a huge array of plugins at our disposal these days, and when faced with a tricky mixing challenge it can be tempting to just throw a bunch of plugins on a ...
Why drummers should LOVE drum samples
I’m a BIG FAN of drum samples. Most of my favorite drum parts on the newest Periphery record were developed and written via an iterative drum programming process, and here it is laid out for you!
How to route GGD in Logic
Struggling with routing GGD to multiple tracks in Logic? No worries– Nolly is here to help! GGD comes with multi-out templates for Logic, Cubase and Pro Tools which will do the routing for you, ...
Using GGD with an electronic kit
Our friend Navene Koperweis demonstrates how to use GetGood Drums with a 2Box electronic kit and Cubase. You’ll need to modify this a bit based on your kit and DAW, but the basic approach should ...
How to route GGD in Cubase
When it comes to routing GGD, there’s more than one way to skin the cat. In this video, Misha Mansoor walks you through his approach to routing– give it a shot and see if it works for you!
Nolly’s tips on programming realistic drums
One of the most important parts of programming drums that sound realistic and natural is getting the velocities right– specifically, using softer hits in a way that mimics how a human drummer pla...