July 10, 2012
Reason, the well loved all in one software package by Swedish design freaks, Propellerhead, has come a long way. Those of us running with it since the earliest versions will often report having been around for its predecessor ReBirth. ReBirth was an 808, 909, sequencing emulator that ran well on older PCs at the end of the 90s and had one of the sexiest interfaces of its time. Looking at it, you could almost see Reason coming. The beautiful graphic interface was nice enough, but eventually it went through a series of customized versions and developed a very enthusiastic user community. This was at a time when jumping into recording on the home computer was having mixed results for anyone who didn’t build their system with exactly the right components. I remember these dark days well. I think around the time I got into ReBirth I was using CakeWalk …
December 8, 2011
So we just wrapped with the final edits on the Reason 6 Unique Perspective and I just wanted to take some time out to put throw my final thoughts down about Reason 6.
When the idea was pitched to do a video about Reason 6 my knowledge of the DAW was, to say the least, weak. For those of you that still don’t know what Reason 6 is, I’m talking about an all in one music production and recording suite. It is a complete package in a box and although there are a plethora of recording suites out there, Reason 6 stands out because of it’s ingenius design. Designed in Sweden this software has a sense of European practicality to it, as everything is laid out in a well thought out and efficient manner. Throughout the years Reason has been moving closer and closer to becoming an all in one production and creation suite …
DJ Scott Mad Flip
November 11, 2011
We will be filming a new video for Propellerheads Reason 6 next week with James Bernard. We are stoked to offer our readers a chance to chime in if you have any questions for James about the new software. We will be giving away a Propellerheads prize pack for the best question and we will personally address your inquiries in the video shoot.
Working in Artist Relations, Sound Design and as a Product Specialist for Propellerhead
Software, James Bernard keeps busy traveling around the world doing gigs, demos and
training seminars. He also recently completed a years worth of YouTube video tips and
tricks on Propellerhead Software that have been very well received.
In his 18 years of producing and releasing records, James has been a musical shape
shifter. Scrolling through his extensive discography, you may find an ambient/glitch/idm
album, a techno acid stomper or a gold selling musical score …