Monthly Archives: May 2011

Create amazing drumloops with Euclidean Rhythm Generator for Java

Wouter Hisschemöller has released the Euclidean Rythm Generator (ERG) for Java 1.6. With this MIDI-generator you can create amazing drum and percussion loops and play them back in Java with the built-in MIDI instruments. Hisschemöller also has a flash version available, which you can try right in your browser. Continue reading

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Video: EQ-ing drums in Ableton Live by Craigh McCullough

In this video Craigh McCullough shows how he mixes his drums in Ableton Live with the equalizer. Continue reading

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Creative usage of sidechaining at Ableton Live producer masterclass in Studio 80

Last Thursday, May 26 the TWSTd Producers Masterclass was organized at Studio 80 on the Rembrandtplein in Amsterdam. In the first hour of this masterclass the sidechaining technique was explained extensively. And in the second hour a rough version of a full dance track was put together. Continue reading

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Rob Papen releases Punch

The Dutch software developer Rob Papen has released Punch. The following introduction video gives an impression of the new VST plug-in. On May 31st Rob Papen gives a demonstration at i4-Muzique in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The drum machine costs € 149. Continue reading

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Music Hack Day at MTV Networks in Berlin on May 28th and 29th

On May 28th and 29th programmers, designers and artists are gathered in Berlin for the Music Hack Day. They will develop and create musical concepts, and present their projects during this event. “Music + mobile + software + hardware + art + the web; anything goes as long as it is related to music,” says Music Hack Day. Continue reading

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Demonstration Rob Papen Punch at i4-muzique on May 31st in Eindhoven, The Netherlands

At May 31st the Dutch software developer Rob Papen will release the drum machine Punch. Are you also so curious about this new VST-plug-in? On next Tuesday May 31st, Rob Papen, known for the excellent VST synthesizers as Albino, Predator and SubBoomBass, will give a demonstration in the shop of i4-muzique in Eindhoven from 20:30 hours. Continue reading

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