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Amplitube 5 Explained®

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Chapter 1 : Introduction

  • First Look Around Amplitube 5 6:00

    First Look Around Amplitube 5

    See how the Amplitube 5 interface is divided into three main sections, and explore how the various elements are laid out in the gear chain.

Chapter 2 : The Plug-In

  • Stomps, Amps, & Cabs 9:09

    Stomps, Amps, & Cabs

    Learn all about the workflow basics and setting up stomp box effects, amps, and cabinets. Then see how to match the cabinet to the amplifier, or switch them independently, swap mics, rooms, and speakers, as well as how to use the new Amplitube 5 Volumetric Impulse Response technology for precise placement of the microphones on the speakers.

  • Anatomy of a Preset 6:08

    Anatomy of a Preset

    Deconstruct a heavy guitar preset that was built up from scratch and hear the sonic role each element plays in the overall guitar tone.

  • Exploring Loop FX 5:50

    Exploring Loop FX

    Discover the profound change in tone resulting when stomp boxes are moved into the Loop FX section of the signal flow. Then see how the Parallel DI signal is added to the mix.

  • Rack FX 3:30

    Rack FX

    Hear how the higher quality Rack FX taken from IK Multimedia TRacks processors are used to replace some of the stomp pedals in the Loop FX part of the chain.

  • Double Tracked Guitars 3:30

    Double Tracked Guitars

    Traditionally double tracked guitars consist of two separate guitar recordings, usually each processed through the same gear chain. See a couple of typical setups in use.

  • Dry-Wet-Dry Setup 5:15

    Dry-Wet-Dry Setup

    Discover how a mono guitar part is given a double tracked style stereo sound using Amplitube 5?s three way configuration with three independent parallel paths.

  • Two Way Processing 8:37

    Two Way Processing

    Explore three different approaches to processing a mono guitar track using dual cabinets and two way processing.

  • Using Custom Impulse Responses 5:23

    Using Custom Impulse Responses

    Discover an entire new world of potential tones, using the custom cabinet IR Loader in Amplitube 5.

  • Parallel Stereo Routing 4:54

    Parallel Stereo Routing

    Explore the parallel routing configuration with a keyboard sound, where a stereo source feeds two channels, processed independently.

  • Amplitube 5 On Electric Bass 5:19

    Amplitube 5 On Electric Bass

    Hear a couple of examples of Amplitube processing used on electric bass, featuring several cabinet and room based variations.

  • Wah Control & DAW Automation 5:21

    Wah Control & DAW Automation

    See how control of the Wah 47 Amplitube 5 stomp pedal is setup for automation within the host DAW.

  • The Tuner 3:25

    The Tuner

    Learn all about Amplitube 5?s built-in Tuner.

  • Prefs, Custom Shop, & More 3:11

    Prefs, Custom Shop, & More

    Watch how to bypass all software cabinets globally when using Amplitube 5 live with a real cabinet, how to sync to unique tempos per preset, or in standalone mode, how to filter the display in the gear list, and how to access the Custom Shop & Product Manager directly from within Amplitube 5.

Chapter 3 : Amplitube 5 Standalone Application

  • Program Changes & Live Mode 3:33

    Program Changes & Live Mode

    See how to set up audio and MIDI connections, and how Live Mode works with program changes in the Standalone version of Amplitube 5.

  • MIDI Control 4:42

    MIDI Control

    Learn how to assign and manage MIDI hardware to control gear parameters either per preset or globally for all presets.

  • Looper Overview 3:45

    Looper Overview

    Explore the 2 track Looper panel in Amplitube 5 standalone, and see how all the controls are laid out.

  • Looper in Action 6:13

    Looper in Action

    See the Looper used in real-time for both one track and two track loop recording.

  • Recorder Mode: How it Works Pt. 1 4:29

    Recorder Mode: How it Works Pt. 1

    Discover the Amplitube 5 recorder mode, which lets you operate 8 tracks simultaneously, like a mini DAW.

  • Recorder Mode: How It Works Pt. 2 5:24

    Recorder Mode: How It Works Pt. 2

    See how the simple navigation and editing functions work within the Amplitube 5 recorder.

  • Recorder Mode in Action 5:39

    Recorder Mode in Action

    Watch as a simple arrangement is set up in the recorder, and a lead sound is recorded in real-time, and then corrected with a punch in.

Product Overview


Eli Krantzberg delivers comprehensive Amplitube 5 video tutorials! Learn all about this amazing virtual amp and effect suite's features and functions, as well as how to use it on your tracks and productions. The audio samples used in the videos are also included so you can follow along on your system. These video tutorials are for new Amplitube 5 users.

Eli welcomes you and starts with a detailed overview of the Amplitube 5 user interface and its three main sections, and then shows you how the various elements are laid out in the gear chain. Then you'll look at workflow basics and setting up stomp box effects, amps, and cabinets, including how to match the cabinet to the amplifier, or switch them independently, swap mics, rooms, and speakers, as well as how to use the new Amplitube 5 Volumetric Impulse Response technology for precise placement of the microphones on the speakers.

Throughout the rest of the videos you'll learn and discover tons of things like the anatomy of a preset, using Loop FX, Rack FX, creating fat double tracked guitars, two way processing, using custom impulse responses, using Amplitube 5 on Bass, wah control & DAW automation and much more.

Eli then covers the standalone Amplitube 5 application and shows you things like how to set up audio and MIDI connections, how Live Mode works with program changes, assign and manage MIDI hardware to control gear parameters, the 2 track Looper, Recorder Mode, and more.

To see what these in-depth Amplitube 5 tutorials show you, and how you'll get the most out of this software and use it effectively and creatively in your songs and productions, see the individual Amplitube 5 video descriptions on this page. Get the guitar tones you've always wanted and/or find new ways to enhance any of your tracks... Watch "Amplitube 5 Explained®" today!


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