Propellerhead Newsletter

Yes, it's newsletter time again. At the Propellerhead office there is an air of calm concentration as people are trying to finish some really cool projects that you all will learn about eventually. Or maybe people are just busy planning their costumes for the upcoming office Halloween party. Expect to see coverage of that in the Propellerhead blog shortly... This month we have a bunch of interesting shop offers for you, a handful of EQ tips from Mattias and a reminder to check out the Propellerhead blog. Did we mention that already?

In this issue:

  • FXpansion Tres Mono synth in the Propellerhead Shop
  • Four EQ tips for a better mix - tutorial video
  • BFD Core ReFill Birthday Sale - 40% OFF!
  • Making Trap in Reason Tutorial
  • Staff picks from the blog


FXpansion Tres Mono synth in the Propellerhead Shop

Tres Mono Synth

FXpansion's Tres is a monosynth Rack Extension for Reason featuring DCAM circuit-modelling technology and advanced TransMod modulation. The oscillator section's complex timbral output is sculpted by filter and VCA sections full of warmth and characterful tone. All important parameters can be modulated with internal LFOs and envelopes or external CV sources to produce fresh and original bass, lead, percussion, drone and FX sounds.

Try it out today!


Tutorial: Four EQ tips for a better Mix

4 EQ tips for a better mix

EQ is probably the most important tool to make sure your mix sounds good. But how do you know where to cut or boost? What frequencies are important? In this video, our product specialist Mattias will let you in on four EQ tips for a better mix. Learn basic EQ usage, what frequencies matter in a kick drum and more!

Watch the tutorial!


BFD Core ReFill - 40% off!

BFD Core ReFill - 40% off!

SALE - 40% Off until Nov 16th! Grab this best selling drum collection from Nucleus Soundlab & FXpansion at a 40% discount. Whether you need an incredibly detailed and produced drumkit for your mix or quality samples to produce a drumkit of your own, BFD Core ReFill delivers - now at a bargain price.

Get BFD core at 40% off!


Tutorial: Making Trap in Reason

4 EQ tips for a better mix

Join Reason 7 super user Al Swettenham as he shows you how to use Reason 7 to create a killer Trap track. With 11 tutorials, and over 2.5 hours total runtime, this is a must-see for anyone who wants to learn all the key elements of this hugely popular and successful genre of music.

Get it from the Propellerhead Shop!



Staff picks from the blog

Here's an assortment of interesting posts from the Propellerhead blog in case you have missed them.

Tommy Rogers Interview
Tommy Giles Rogers is the lead vocalist, keyboardist, and founding member of Between the Buried and Me.

Figure Track: Em One – Jaded Mirrors
Mobile music maker Em One made this cover of his original track ‘Jaded Mirrors’ by using Figure as the only sound source besides the vocals. Take a listen, the result is amazing!

501 Interview
Finnish DJ and Producer, Jussi Leväsalmi stakes his claim in the music industry with a strong musical background which has seen him play and write music for various bands over the years, leaving a significant mark in 501’s sound. His single “Headrush” (via Never Say Die Records) spent four weeks at #2 in March 2012 on Beatport’s Dubstep chart.


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