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EQ Ear Training for Mixing Engineers : TrainYourEars EQ 2.0 – 20% Discount

a screenshot of the TrainYourEars EQ 2.0 eq ear training application on mac

TrainYourEars EQ 2.0 is a new application for Mac and PC that makes EQ ear training for mixing engineers Logic Pro users cool and super intuitive.

Use it on a regular basis, and the app will help you take the guesswork out of EQing.

Team TrainYourEars got in touch with me and were kind enough to offer a special 20% discount on their ear training software for all Logic Pro Expert readers.

That’s 20% off the introductory price of 49€ (offer ends May 5th 2016).

Just use coupon code TYE2-LOGIC-PRO at checkout!

(See the testimonials).

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100+ Free Drum Samples by Realdrumsamples

mpc60 hip hop drum samples

Hey guys! Just wanted to share with you this new collection of free drum samples by realdrumsamples that I’ve been enormously impressed with lately. They offer a kick-ass 100+ free drum samples pack on their homepage available for anyone to download.

A small selection of music industry heavyweights already using the drum sounds are:

  • Los Da Mystro (Rihanna, Mariah Carey, R. Kelly)
  • Souldiggaz (Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Hudson)
  • Young Fyre (Rick Ross, Lil’ Wayne, T-Pain)
  • Claudio Cueni (Dr. Dre, 2Pac, Nas)

What the Pros Say…

Jay Fisher, who made the samples, is getting some great feedback.

American hip-hop producer, audio engineer and mixer Neal Pogue (Outkast, Pink, Nicki Minaj, LL Cool J) says:

“I love what I heard! The 808’s, snares and percussions, these sound so great. Can’t wait to start using them.”

Multi-platinum recording engineer and record producer, Dave Aron (U2, Dr. Dre, The Notorious B.I.G., Snoop Dogg) says:

“I like the wide variety and sonic quality. I really like ’em.”

Producer, mixer and engineer Jean-Marie Horvat (Beyonce, Timbaland, Trey Songz, Justin Timberlake) simply says:

“They sound Amazing.”

Exclusive Discount for Logic Pro Expert readers

If it could even get any better, I’ve also been able to get an exclusive discount on their Premium Packages for Logic Pro Expert readers. Just enter LPE20 for a 20% discount at the realdrumsamples website, should you decide to buy them. You can always try out the free drum samples first by clicking the button below, all that’s required is your name and email address.

Go get ‘m!


Logic Pro X 10.2 Is On The Streets

logic pro x 10.2


Logic Pro X 10.2 was just released. Let’s just call it the “Alchemy” edition.

Read up here:

More good stuff on CDM:

Alchemy synth is now a part of Logic Pro X; here’s what’s new

And on MacRumors (thanks a bunch Rich!):

Logic Pro X and MainStage Updated With Alchemy Integration From Recent Acquisition

As always, Apple’s 10.2 Release notes.

That link should work. Promise me you’ll blame Apple if it still links to an older version.

Happy days everyone. Go explore, and have fun.

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Free Four Track Recorder for iPhone – Spire by iZotope

Free Four Track Recorder for iPhone - Spire by iZotope

Need to quickly record some ideas on your iPhone for your next project? iZotope have recently released Spire, a free four track recorder for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. It runs on much of the same powerful processing as iZotope’s flagship software. The app automatically adds polish to your recordings, so you can easily record, mix, and share audio from anywhere.

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