DAW Grudge Match

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
150 Mass Ave, Media Center
A battle for DAWmination between Live, Logic and Pro Tools with Jackson "Holy" McGrail, EPD; Wesley "The Lantern" Coleman, FS/EPD; Luca "Lyptus" Zadra, MPE Megan "MC" Chase, Master of Ceremonies Joins us as three of the Media Lab's Peer Trainers go head-to-head in a grudge match between Ableton Live, Apple Logic and Avid Pro Tools in a brutal battle to determine exactly which is the top DAWg. The contenders: Jackson "Holy" McGrail, w/ Ableton Live Wesley "The Lantern" Coleman w/ Logic Luca "Lyptus" Zadra w/ Pro Tools Megan "MC" Chase, Master of Ceremonies This contest will feature several trials: Slice & dice a 4 bar drum loop into interesting new samples Sequence MIDI and record audio from an external bass synth Add a part using stock virtual instruments Import audio files then comp vocal track Time stretching & pitch correction workflows Rough mixing Secret weapons