Category: Tips and Tricks

Reassigning Program Change Messages to the Poly-Mod Filter Pro and the Bass Envelope Filter Pro

Monday, May 11, 2015

Reassigning Presets to new Program Change messages:   By default the 6 presets on the Soundblox Bass Envelope Filter Pro and the Soundblox Poly-Mod Filter Pro are assigned to the first 6 PC messages.     PC 00 --> Preset 1 PC 01 --> Preset 2 PC 02 --> Preset…

Jesse Williams demos the AfterShock Bass Distortion and Gemini Chorus with Bass

Thursday, April 23, 2015

We recently had the pleasure of spending the afternoon with Jesse Williams, an amazing bass player from the Boston area. Jesse was kind enough to swing by our office/studio with a fine sampling of basses from his collection and record some sweet low-end with the Gemini Chorus, Lunar Phaser, and…

10 Muse Bass Riffs in 2 Minutes with Help From the Manta Bass Filter and OFD Bass microModeler

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Our man, Adam Aarts recently posted a fantastic video in which he blasted through 10 Muse bass riffs in 2 minutes with some help from the Soundblox 2 Manta Bass Filter and the Soundblox 2 OFD Bass microModeler. Adam is a big fan of freezing the filter modulation on the…

The Kingmaker Fuzz, L.A. Lady Overdrive, and AfterShock Bass Distortion: Signal Routing Options

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Amazing tone is Job-One for our new line of overdrive/fuzz pedals. Pull the Kingmaker Fuzz, AfterShock Bass Distortion, or L.A. Lady Overdrive out of the box, plug them in and killer tone is just a stomp away. However, there is more to these stompboxes than one might think – with a…

The Secret of the Gemini Chorus, Lunar Phaser, and Mercury Flanger

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

We would like to let you in on a little secret about the Gemini Chorus, Lunar Phaser, and Mercury Flanger. Out of the box these state-of-the-art stereo modulation pedals are ready and roaring to hit the stage. Just plug 'em in and effortlessly dial up killer phaser, flanger or chorus…

The Hot Hand USB Demo Video Mini-Series

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The Hot Hand USB Mini-Series is a collection of short videos that delve into the unlimited possibilities of the Hot Hand USB. We’ve seen the Hot Hand control the modulation on a filter (wobble-sauce!), we’ve heard it control the pitch of an oscillator… what else can we do? The idea behind…

How to Get Modern Bass Sounds - Featuring Nathan Navarro

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Nathan Navarro continues to push the envelope in terms of expanding the sound palate for bass players.  We recently challenged him to come up with a composition which could blend a variety of traditional effects with some of our new cutting edge products such as the Orbital Modulator, Hot Hand…

Starter Settings for Hot Hand Wobble

Monday, January 07, 2013

One of the most common questions we get at Source Audio is, 'how do I set up my pedals to get the best wobble sound?'.  To answer that question, we've dialed in the most sensitive starting settings for the BEF Pro and Hot Hand.   Our recommendation is always to…

5 Promotional Tips For Giving Your Music Video A Shot At Going Viral!

Thursday, November 29, 2012

So you've created your Hot Hand Video Contest Entry and you've been watching the charts hoping to see your video at the #1 spot.  How do you get it there? At Source Audio, we've been making and promoting our videos for a while now and I'd like to share some…

Why Choose the Source Audio Programmable EQ?

Tuesday, October 04, 2011