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Drum Dirketor Tip Of The Day #1: Adding more cowbell by slicing it from a loop.
Step 1. Find a drum loop with cowbell in it. Step 2. Turn loop mode off and adjust the slice marker to trigger a single cowbell sample. Step 3. Use the step sequencer to create a hi hat-ish pattern using the cowbell sample.
Drum Direktor Tip of The Day #2: Get hi-fi with the low-fi
1. Load lo-fi loops and hi-fi samples into the pads. 2. Trigger them together via the step sequencer. 3. Voila. An entirely new groove.
Drum Direktor Tip of The Day #3: Get synthy with acoustic samples
Step 1. Find a short, acoustic drum sample with the drum pads. Step 2. Use Drum Direktor's internal filter, bitcrusher, drive and pitch shifting knobs to create melodic & "synthy" rhythmic stabs. Step 3. Use the step sequencer to create melodic grooves inside of the drum beat.
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