Logic Pro X Tutorial

Builds, Fills & FX in Logic Pro X

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    Introduction (1:23)


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    Logic Drummer Fills (10:19)


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    Drummer Tweaks Pt. 1 (2:52)


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    Drummer Tweaks Pt. 2 (7:40)


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    Builds with Existing Content (11:47)


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    Smart Controls for Lazy Buildups (7:55)


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    Pitched Risers Pt. 1 (11:20)


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    Pitched Risers Pt. 2 (7:14)


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    The Panther Fill (4:11)


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    Accent FX (7:18)


Dance music master Timothy Allan is back with a tutorial on how to make your dance tracks pop! Builds, fills, and creative use of effects are what separate an exceptional dance production from the rest, and Timothy shows you how to use Logic Pro X's powerful dance-oriented features to make your dance tracks keep people on their feet.

Timothy starts with showing you how you can use the built-in Drummer in Logic Pro X to create top-notch sounding Drum Fills, including Using Effects, Blending Kits, and how to use the Generated Fills feature.

Next, Timothy tackles Build ups, showing you how you can take your existing content and use Smart Controls to create interesting and dynamic build ups.

From there, Timothy gives you 2 videos exploring advanced techniques for making Pitched Risers,and ends with 2 more videos explaining some of his favorite tools, the "Panther Fill" that uses Reverse Effects to create tension and accent effects to add motion and spice to your production.

Whether you're just beginning to create dance music or an established producer looking for advanced techniques, "Builds, Fills, & FX in Logic Pro X" has something for you!


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Dunnright
Submitted 10 months ago

Super helpful content

There's nothing seriously mind-blowing in this, but I still give it 5 stars because it teaches you very essential tricks for the finishing touches to a project.

I am a: Student, Semi-Pro, Musician, Producer, Beat Maker, Audio Engineer, Sound Designer, Logic Pro

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Tom Fedrigotti
Submitted 11 months ago

very interesting

incredible amazing, good tips, always something. Amazing speaker ;-)

I am a: Hobbyist, Producer, Logic Pro

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jtmockbee
Submitted 1 year ago

Exactly what I've been looking for!

I used to mess around Reason years back, so jumping into Logic was a whole new world for me. I always had the basic understanding of how a DAW works, but all the little key commands and such are always a bit different compared to other DAWs. This is tutorial is giving me the crash course I needed towards modulations and FXs.

I am a: Student, Musician, Producer, Beat Maker, Audio Engineer, Logic Pro

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arturkopa
Submitted 1 year ago

Nice

Well explained simple techniques with big creative potential

I am a: Hobbyist, Producer, Beat Maker, Sound Designer, Logic Pro

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lui801
Submitted 1 year ago

Great tips from a great tutor!

I enjoyed all the tips provided in this series. The instructor is one of the best when it comes to Logic Pro!

I am a: Beginner, Hobbyist, Beat Maker

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Adelo
Submitted 2 years ago

"Icing on the cake" must see Tutorials

As always Timothy Allan provides an easy and comprehensive view of the basic FX building techniques used to enhance and smooth out your transitions. A definite must for beginners, and just as good for the more experience producers since it dives not only on the technical aspects of FX design but also the many tools available within Logic X .

I am a: Producer, Professional

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1. When did you start dabbling in music?

As a very young kid my parents signed me up for piano lessons. My mom said if I quit that I would regret it later on in life, but I thought piano lessons were boring! Electronic music was a natural progression for me from those early days, it let me combine my love of technology and all things nerdy with a love of loud and strange noises.

2. What training have you had?

I've had years and years of training from a good friend of mine named "The Internet", and before him my other good pal "Trial and Error". 

3. When did you get into recording?

The wonder of synthesis and certain electronic music is that you never really have to record anything if you don't want to! Although I do remember way back in the day recording found sounds on an old garage sale cassette recorder I bought, and using those samples in old school Trackers on the Apple II.

4. People you have worked with/for?

I've worked with, and for, a whole bunch of fantastic people so far. Some of the more popular ones include Empire of the Sun, Dirty South, Ash, Paul Oakenfold, Carl Kennedy, Hong Kong Blondes, Loverush UK, Molly Bancroft, Made by Monkeys, Tiff Lacey, Marcie, Offer Nissim and Kirsty Hawkshaw. Madonna chose a track I made for a compilation she released, although she never called or took me for lunch! That really doesn't count as 'working with' does it!?

5. Why are you so good at training people?

I'm good at training people because I remember what it was like to be the newbie, and I try and go over things that I would have found interesting and cool, back when I was starting out. I take the time to learn the techniques inside and out, and then break that down quickly for people.

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Builds, Fills & FX in Logic Pro X is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 6.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Super helpful content There's nothing seriously mind-blowing in this, but I still give it 5 stars because it teaches you very essential tricks for the finishing touches to a project.
Date published: 2017-09-13
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from very interesting incredible amazing, good tips, always something. Amazing speaker ;-)
Date published: 2017-08-03
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Exactly what I've been looking for! I used to mess around Reason years back, so jumping into Logic was a whole new world for me. I always had the basic understanding of how a DAW works, but all the little key commands and such are always a bit different compared to other DAWs. This is tutorial is giving me the crash course I needed towards modulations and FXs.
Date published: 2017-06-28
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Nice Well explained simple techniques with big creative potential
Date published: 2017-03-30
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great tips from a great tutor! I enjoyed all the tips provided in this series. The instructor is one of the best when it comes to Logic Pro!
Date published: 2017-01-11
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from "Icing on the cake" must see Tutorials As always Timothy Allan provides an easy and comprehensive view of the basic FX building techniques used to enhance and smooth out your transitions. A definite must for beginners, and just as good for the more experience producers since it dives not only on the technical aspects of FX design but also the many tools available within Logic X .
Date published: 2016-11-01
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