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Pro Tools : Playlists For Beginners
Playlists are one of Pro Tools' most useful features, but not everyone knows about them. Matt Vanacoro explains why you should be using them for recording and editing.
Feb. 5, 2019
Review: Avid Complete Plug-in Bundle for Pro Tools
Avid has bundled almost all its virtual instruments and effects into Pro Tools Ultimate, and other Pro Tools users can get it fairly affordably too. But should you take the plunge?
Jan. 16, 2019
20% Off Pro Tools For Focusrite Users Until 25 January 2019
Register your Focusrite hardware to receive a discount code that gets you 20% off Pro Tools - but hurry, the offer runs for a limited time only.
Dec. 26, 2018
Mastering In Pro Tools - Your Processing Options Explained
Will Pro Tools' own bundled plugs serve your mastering needs, or should you look further afield? Joe Albano is here to explain your options and which way you might want to go.
Dec. 14, 2018
Pro Tools - The Mixer Demystified
Pro Tools doesn't have to be daunting! Check out this short video where Joe Albano explains how its mixer is laid out, how signal flows and how to customise it for your project needs.
Nov. 27, 2018
How To Get The Perfect 808 Sound In Pro Tools
Using carefully selected plug ins and a little care, you too can sculpt an earth-shaking 808 sub bass sound. Here's how.
Nov. 14, 2018
Pro Tools - Essential Tools And Features Explained
This short video shows you where Pro Tools' core features and tools live, and how to customise them. Check it out for a fast guide to using this powerful DAW.
Oct. 21, 2018
How To Record And Edit Dialog For TV In Pro Tools
ADR is one of the film and TV industry's most essential tools. Here's how it works in Pro Tools, with some of the key terminology demystified!
Dec. 2, 2017
Review: Antelope Audio Orion Studio HD
Antelope Audio continues to release high end audio interfaces for the discerning producer and the latest, the Orion Studio HD, has special Pro Tools features included. Matt Vanacoro explores...
Sep. 10, 2017
The Music Tech and Lectures You Missed at AES Berlin 2017
Couldn't make it to AES Berlin this year? Ask.Audio sent our intrepid reporter Shane Berry along to pick out his highlights. Here they are in one handy article so read on to find out all the hot news.
Jun. 8, 2017
Creating Default Templates For Your DAW for Maximum Awesomeness
No matter how quick you are with shortcuts, setting up your DAW with a custom default template is bound to quicken your creative workflow. Matt Vanacoro shows you how in Ableton, Logic & Pro Tools.
Nov. 2, 2014
10 Free Plug-ins for Pro Tools 10
Just because it's free doesn't mean it isn't valuable! And the same goes for plug-ins! Mike Watkinson finds 10 free plug-in gems for use in Avid's Pro Tools 10 DAW.
May. 1, 2013
How Sound Affects You: Making Binaural Beats
Continuing our series of sound as a healing tool, Lynda Arnold is back exploring what binaural beats are and how they can be used for enhanced states of relaxation in your productions.
Apr. 6, 2013
Easy Bypass: Mastering Trick in Pro Tools
Get ahead when mastering Pro Tools with this quick and super-useful trick by Rishabh Rajan. Learn how to perform a quick A/B bypass at a click of a button. How much more convenient can you get?
Jan. 21, 2013
Busting Some Pro Tools User Myths About Logic Pro
Not all DAWs are created equal... but that doesn't mean they can't perform admirably in their own way. In this article, Jay Asher debunks some common myths about Logic held by Pro Tools users.
Dec. 3, 2012
Routing to Paths and Tracks in Pro Tools
Understanding the routing to paths and tracks in Pro Tools' is fundamental for producing a good mix. In this quick tutorial, Mike Watkinson takes us on a tour deep inside the Mixer...
Nov. 27, 2012
Pro Tools 10 Commands Keyboard Focus Mode
If you are a Pro Tools user and want to speed up your workflow the Commands Keyboard Focus shortcuts will help you substantially in that department. Rishabh Rajan exercises his digits.
Aug. 21, 2012
5 Essential Automation Tips for Avid Pro Tools Users
Pro Tools has got amazing advanced automation features you may never have come across. Rishabh Rajan shares 5 of his favourite in this article.
Jun. 26, 2012
Loop Recording Options in Pro Tools
When it comes to looping during the recording process Pro Tools has a wealth of options to hand. Mike Watkinson rounds up all the options for MIDI and audio in this article.
Jan. 24, 2012
Window Management in Pro Tools 10
There's a lot more to window management than meets the eye. Scott Freiman, MPV Pro Tools Master Trainer, takes a look at how windows can be configured in Pro Tools for maximum benefit.
Dec. 19, 2011
Pro Tools 10 Interview: Bill Burgess & Scott Freiman
Sometimes the best way to understand new software features is to talk to a friend or two. MPV Star trainers Bill Burgess and Scott Freiman popped by The Hub to discuss the new Pro Tools 10.
Oct. 20, 2011
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