Guitar Rig 2 Native Instruments

Guitar Rig 2 Native Instruments


Total Run Time: 0.8 hrs

Recreating authentic guitar and bass sounds in the studio is more affordable than ever and in reach with Native Instruments Guitar Rig.

Topics include

  1. Setting Up Guitar Rig 2
  2. Guitar Rig 2 Quick start
  3. Control Center Overview
  4. Setting Up Your Preferences
  5. Rack Controls
  6. Banks, Presets and Templates
  7. Fixed Rack Components
  8. Main Components
  9. Tools
  10. Modifiers
  11. Amp and Pedal Setups of the Rich and Famous

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In this Guitar Rig 2 tutorial, Kevin Bazell demonstrates how to easily integrate various modifiers with Native Instruments’ robust foot controller for real-time layering of loops, recording and playback of tracks. You will learn that Guitar Rig’s sonic possibilities are limitless and its ability to deliver unique tonal qualities by selecting and combining various presets of meticulously sampled distortion/volume effects is unparalleled. You will be exposed to a variety of rig presets which help to deliver the unique tonal quality and sound that you desire whether it be grunge, pop or heavy metal.

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Course Outline

Chapter 1: Setting Up Guitar Rig 2 (3 min)

  1. Setup Software Only/ Setup With the Rig Controller/ Setup Rig Control for Audio and Software-Hardware Updates
  2. Different Tuning OPartions/Mute Sound/Cent and Strobe OPartions/Expanding Modules/Drop Tune/Tune Fork
Chapter 2: Guitar Rig 2 Quickstart (39 sec)

  1. Overview/ Preset Area and Component Area
Chapter 3: Control Center Overview (1 min)

  1. Minimize Display/Show-Hide Components/Previous-Next Preset/Show-Hide Rig Kontrol/Show-Hide Preset Area/Save Setup/Show-Hide Tune
Chapter 4: Setting Up Your Preferences (1 min)

  1. Setting Window Height/Adding Time stretching to Tape deck 1/Calibrating Your Rig Kontrol/Choose Preset Bank Directory
Chapter 5: Rack Controls (2 min)

  1. Adding MIDI and Keyboard Controllers/Using Your Rig Kontrol
Chapter 6: Banks, Presets and Templates (2 min)

  1. Loading and Saving Banks-Presets and Templates/Setting Up Preset Properties/Search Function
Chapter 7: Fixed Rack Components (10 min)

  1. Signal Settings/Learn/Noise Gate
  2. Preset Volume/Clipping-Limiter
  3. Setting Tempo or Sync/Choosing Different Metronome Sounds/Tap Tempo
  4. New-Load-Save/Loop In-Out & Dragging Loop Points/Hide-Minimize/Tempo-Tune-Transpose/Play at Input-Output
  5. Overdubbing with Tape deck 2/Transfer to Tape deck 1/Sync Start
Chapter 8: Main Components (17 min)

  1. Loading Components Into Rack/Remove-Minimize/Expand/Moving Components Around
  2. Drag Amps Into the Rack/Cabinets and Mics/Adding Extra Cabinets/Various Amp Demos
  3. Fuzz Ace/Big Fuzz/Screamer/Distortion/Treble Booster
  4. Tremolo/Chorus-Flanger/Stoned Phaser
  5. EQ Shelving/EQ Parametric/Wahwah Pedal/Talkwah
  6. Volume Pedal/Tube Compressor
  7. Spring Reverb/Psyche delay
Chapter 9: Tools (5 min)

  1. Loop Machine
  2. Split Mix
Chapter 10: Modifiers (3 min)

  1. Modifier Overview/LFO/Step Sequencer
Chapter 11: Amp and Pedal Setups of the Rich and Famous (3 min)

  1. Stevie, Jimi and Company

Presenter Info

Kevin BazellKevin Bazell, known as Kazell, has been on the American club scene as a DJ for more than 16 years with his unique brand of electronic dance music. Originally from the UK, now living in LA, Kazell has established himself as a master of creating a mood and building suspense in his DJ sets with a synthesis of tough percussive beats, melodic breaks and rhythmic waves of Electrofunk. He has performed with such headliners as Sasha, John Digweed, Deep Dish and Sander Kleinenberg and has toured the UK, Japan, Germany and the US to promote his acclaimed album “Driven”. Kevin has also established himself as an expert clinician, product specialist and user of Native Instruments products.