DJ Shine

WaveDNA Interviews DJ Shine

We got together with DJ Shine in his Toronto studio to talk about how he uses Liquid Rhythm on stage and in his productions! Check it out: Jason ‘DJ Shine’ Spanu Producer + Remixer + Musician + Programmer From the early 90′s heyday of Toronto’s techno scene through to his current constant touring as a band member and Ableton programmer for Nelly Furtado, Frank Ocean and more recently Broken Bells,…

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Liquid Rhythm and Chromaphone

Bobby: Wait! Are you using Liquid Rhythm to control pitched percussion? Are you crazy? Tommy: Yes, Bobby. Yes I am. …and one of my favourite things to do with Liquid Rhythm is use it feed MIDI to other great 3rd party plugins. Take this beat I made using AAS’ Chromaphone: Bobby: Wow, Tommy. That’s pretty neat! Tommy: Yup! With the Max for Live patch for Liquid Rhythm, you can easily…

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Liquid Rhythm Updated to Version 1.4.2!

This release of Liquid Rhythm 1.4.2 brings numerous fixes, improvements, and delectable treats. (Treats are for Max for Live users this time around only – sorry everyone else :). In all fairness, however, this feature for Max for Live users is one that’s always been available for everyone else; standalone and VST, AU users. It’s the ability to audition voices and instruments from within Liquid Rhythm. The workflow is simple:…

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DJ Shine’s Lemur Script and Video for Liquid Rhythm

Walking into DJ Shine’s Toronto studio was sort of like walking into Long & McQuade or Moog Audio for the first time. He has such an impressive collection of sweet gear, and more importantly, he knows how to use it. All of it. Being both an electronic musician and a programmer (because aren’t we all), Shine is pretty handy with solving his own workflow issues. He just builds custom digital…

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Maps Galore!

WaveDNA’s newly redesigned Maps panel has loads of cool functionality that will take your audio production workflow to the next level! Check out this video highlighting some of the new features: About the Maps Panel With the BarForm and BeatForm Maps, you have every possible combination of rhythmic patterns in one 4/4 bar neatly organized and grouped together. Take these musical examples: You make house music and want a steady…

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IMSTA FESTA Toronto Sept 6th, 2014

JOIN THE TORONTO MUSIC COMMUNITY IN TORONTO AT IMSTA FESTA 2014 IMSTA FESTA Toronto Sept. 6th, 2014. with Keynote Speaker Young Guru Top music technology companies interact with music makers face-to-face. Event Highlights: • Keynote Speech delivered by The Legendary Young Guru at 12:00pm. • Network with Toronto’s “heavy hitters” in the music community. • Hands on experience with the latest music production products on the market. • Educational Professional…

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Liquid Rhythm Updated to Version 1.4.1!

It’s amazing how quickly things can come together. Only two weeks ago, the BeatWeaver was this totally different thing and now we’re releasing a brand new, redesigned and revamped version. As a result, Liquid Rhythm has been updated to Version 1.4.1. The team at WaveDNA is super excited to share this latest release with you! On top of usual bug fixes and improvement tweaks (which you can nerd out on toward the…

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WaveDNA Interviews Madeleine from Sonic Bloom

I’ve used Liquid Rhythm to achieve more variation within my beats in some of the songs and probably will continue to do so. 1) Describe your experience with Liquid Rhythm in one or two sentences. I love using Liquid Rhythm for creating broken beat variations. It’s great for adding all those little humanized hi-hats, breaks, and other drum fills that would otherwise require lots of editing. 2) Who are you,…

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WaveDNA set to Attend A3E Boston

Technology continues to evolve and transform the music industry. On September 23 & 24 2014, the team at WaveDNA will be attending the first inaugural Advanced Audio + Applications Exchange (A3E) in Boston, Massachusetts. CEO and President of WaveDNA Douglas Mummenhoff  will be on the panel of the 1pm session on Tuesday September 23 2014 titled ADC – 2: “The next 12 Months of Advanced Audio Development: Desktop Technology”.  During this time,…

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Liquid Rhythm Tips and Tricks

Ableton Certified Instructor and Liquid Rhythm Guru Jason Spanu aka DJ Shine shows us advanced editing tips and tricks in Liquid Rhythm. As we all know Liquid Rhythm is a great piece of software for quickly generating beats if you are a beat programmer, producer, instrumentalist looking for a quick way to create backing beats, or just an avid user of music production software in general.  As a new user…

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