Level Meters - What Do You See?

Friday, December 22, 2017

What do you see when you look at the Level Meters of a Channel Strip in Logic Pro X? It might be the pre-fader signal or the post-fader signal. Or, it might be something...

Global Tracks - Three of Them

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Global Tracks Button in Logic Pro X functions as a toggle, switching between two states, Show/Hide Global Tracks. But this button has a "hidden" third state that...

Loudness Normalization

Saturday, June 24, 2017

If you bounce your mix in Logic (or any other DAW), you have to know about “Loudness Normalization” - SERIOUSLY. No matter whether your mix will be played on the radio...

Inspector Channel Strip

Monday, March 27, 2017

In this article, I will have a closer look at the Inspector Channel Strip. which most users have visible in their Logic Window all the time. However, many users might...

Finder Tricks for Logic - part 2

Saturday, January 14, 2017

In this second part of my article "Finder Tricks for Logic Pro X", I will show more macOS features that are worth incorporating into your Logic workflow.


Touch Bar in Logic ... without a Touch Bar

Monday, January 2, 2017

The good news is that the brand new Logic Pro X v10.3 update provides super cool implementations for the Touch Bar. The bad news is that you need one of those brand...

Finder Tricks for Logic - part 1

Saturday, October 29, 2016

In my recent articles, I showed a lot of lesser-known Logic Pro X tips and tricks to improve your workflow. However, there are also many, often unknown, macOS features...

OMG, I can do that in Logic? part 2

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

This is part two of the series "OMG, I can do that in Logic?", where I show those hidden little secrets in Logic, waiting for you to implement them in your Logic workflow...

OMG, I can do that in Logic? part 1

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

It is no secret that Logic is a very "deep" program with sheer endless features and functionalities. But in addition to all that, there is more stuff, sometimes hidden...

Always-Available Rehearsal Piano

Thursday, August 4, 2016

When you record in Logic your singer or instrumentalist on an Audio Track and want to quickly play him or her the melody on your MIDI keyboard (for the 10th time!),...

Create an A-B Switch in Logic

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Were you ever in the situation during production when you wanted to compare your mix to a reference track? In this tutorial, I show some elegant solutions how to configure...

How to Open a Corrupted Logic Project

Friday, November 6, 2015

Your Logic Project is saved as a computer file on a storage device, and like with any file, things could go wrong and such a file could get corrupted. If that happens...

Logic 10.2 Update: Undocumented Changes

Monday, September 14, 2015

The release notes that came with the 10.2 update for Logic Pro X indicate how big of an updated this is. The list has over 250 items of new features, changes and bug...

Four Insights about Quantization

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Quantization might be one of the most important and often used features during MIDI editing. Everybody uses it and everybody seems to know how to use it. You play a...

Fader Event: A MIDI Event Wannabe

Thursday, July 23, 2015

There have been many changes and new features regarding Automation in the update v10.1 of Logic Pro X. If you are often working in Logic''s Event List when editing...

Pan Control: The Most Misunderstood Knob in Logic

Saturday, June 6, 2015

The Pan Knob. Virtually every Channel Strip on a Mixer has one. It is an essential element of every mix, and pretty much everybody uses that control in every Project....

WTF is a VCA ?

Saturday, May 23, 2015

When the "VCA" feature was introduced in version 10.1 of Logic Pro X, it caused a lot of confusion. Experienced users who were familiar with that concept questioned...

A Word about Windows

Monday, May 11, 2015

Logic Pro has so many features and functions, it can be overwhelming at times and it is almost impossible to know them all. Different users use different subsets of...

Flex Time: Four Markers and the Seven Tools

Sunday, October 5, 2014

If you have used the Flex Time feature in Logic Pro, then, for sure, you have encountered the Flex Markers already. These are the markers that you use to time shift...

Automation with Border Security

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Automation is an essential part of music production regardless if a project is mixed on a mixing console or on the computer using a DAW like Logic Pro. While a mixing...

Library: Controlled by a Tiny, Mysterious Triangle

Thursday, June 26, 2014

The Library Window got a big promotion in Logic Pro X. While in Logic Pro 9 it had to share its window with three other windows under the Media tab, now it moved to...

Capture Recording: Logic Pro is Always Listening

Friday, June 13, 2014

Similar to the NSA (America’s “National Security Agency”), Logic Pro is always “listening”. Without hitting the Record Button, Logic Pro is secretly recording your...

Media Browser: Super Browsing Power with Hidden Secrets

Saturday, May 31, 2014

The Media Browser in Logic Pro is one of those cool features that Apple came up with at some point. Apple implemented it, but then forgot to tell us about it, or even...

GarageBand X: The Reincarnation of Logic Express?

Monday, May 19, 2014

Besides all the excitement about the major Logic Pro X update last year, you might have heard that GarageBand also experienced a major update in October 2013. It wasn’t...

An Introduction to the 5 Rulers of Logic Pro X

Monday, May 12, 2014

In the following article, I take a look at the different Rulers in Logic Pro X. Maybe you will discover some features that you can add to your Logic Pro workflow.

Smart Strings: Who Needs a Stradivarius When You Have an iPad?

Monday, May 5, 2014

In the following article, I take a look at the “Smart Strings” patch in Logic Pro X, and how it can be played by utilizing the multi-touch gestures on an iOS Device.