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smog g
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sidechain eq?

Post by smog g » Tue Jan 31, 2006 11:04 pm

a sidechain compressor reduces the volume of the track, where the sc-comp is placed, when it recieves audio input from another source as an indicator.
is there somthing that reduces user selected frequencys in the same way?

lets say i have a fat reece bass with hi tones in a track, where allso the plugin that i desire is located. the signal that controlls the action, the plug shall do is a fat bassdrum without any hi freqs.
when the bassdrum hits, only the frequencys of the bassdrum are subtracted from the reece bass. this way you could achieve very fat stuff i think.

how can i do this?
is there a plugin for me?

if not you can buy the copyright of my invention for a very low amount :-)

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Post by Inductive » Wed Feb 01, 2006 12:02 am

just use a multiband compressor for the bass/kick sounds, do it like submix style. comp II built into live can do a sort of funky multiband compression. i personly use endorphine vst for that kind of thing alot, or any of the other neat compressors on www.digitalfishphones.com they are free too.

[edit] ie: compress the low freq's (start at like 300hz and below, adjust to sound) while not compressing the highs much

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Re: sidechain eq?

Post by DeadlyKungFu » Wed Feb 01, 2006 12:14 am

smog g wrote:is there somthing that reduces user selected frequencys in the same way?

You mean the autofilter, EQ3, EQ4, and Filter Delay?

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Post by leisuremuffin » Wed Feb 01, 2006 2:07 am

whoa whoa whoa.

this is exactly what comp II is for.

It has a sidechain eq.

so put compII on a track.

turn on sidechain eq and set eq to low pass.

now turn sidechain eq to a negative value.


ahha! now compII affects low freqs more than high freqs.



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Post by leisuremuffin » Wed Feb 01, 2006 2:09 am

uhhm, but everything is compressed when the bass freq hits, not just the bass freqs.

sound hack makes dynamics effects that are frequency specific. maybe you should check them out.



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Post by smog g » Wed Feb 01, 2006 1:15 pm

@leisuremuffin: can you give me a link, please?

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Post by leisuremuffin » Wed Feb 01, 2006 4:56 pm

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Post by smog g » Thu Feb 02, 2006 10:50 am

the download area is in reconstruction right now. would you mail the plugins to my e-mail adress, when i give u it to you in a pm?

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Post by leisuremuffin » Thu Feb 02, 2006 6:02 pm

works fine. i was just there:


http://www.soundhack.com/download.php




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Post by smog g » Thu Feb 02, 2006 7:58 pm

yeah they work again!

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Re: sidechain eq?

Post by Lye » Thu Oct 03, 2013 5:31 pm

How did sidechain eq not make it into A9. I guess I could build a max thing that does it?

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Re: sidechain eq?

Post by Valiumdupeuple » Sun Oct 06, 2013 3:53 pm

You can use Live's "multiband dynamics" audio effect.
With m4l you can also use the envelope follower assigned to the gain of your eq band.

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Re: sidechain eq?

Post by benjamingordon » Tue Oct 15, 2013 2:02 pm

I swear by WavesFactory Track Spacer.. check it out...

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Re: sidechain eq?

Post by alpertt » Tue Oct 15, 2013 6:09 pm

leisuremuffin wrote:uhhm, but everything is compressed when the bass freq hits, not just the bass freqs.

.lm.
You can cut "only bass frequencies" from compressor.
* open sidechain area. Do not choose sidechain, choose eq.
* activate "blue headphones" and lo cut
* adjust the frequency you want to cut
Now its only compressing below the selected frequency range, not all.

I prefer wawes c4 for this purpose, you can try demo here.

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