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Sampletank Vs. Reason

Discussion in 'Recording/Live Sound' started by melondaoust, Aug 24, 2005.

  1. melondaoust

    melondaoust Member

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    pretty straightforward...

    I use "lite" version of both that came with my MBox.

    Problem is that I use both for their sounds, and I do both Pop/rock/mainstream music (so, need good bass, piano, orchestra, strings, brass, etc.) and tripped out stuff (synth heavy stuff, loops, etc.)

    I also know that both do good versions of those sounds.

    Just wondering which one you guys prefer?

    Thanks for the opinions and the help!
     
  2. Bassomatic

    Bassomatic Silver Supporting Member

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    Apples and oranges, no? Not too up on SampleTank, but isn't it primarily a sampler? Reason can be a sampler, but it's also a hell of a powerful, versatile synthesizer, f/x processer, etc. and features fairly open architecture for folks who want to get deep under the hood and roll their own.
     
  3. MichaelK

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    As mixed metaphors go, this is truly classic! :)
     
  4. melondaoust

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    Sorta right on the apples and oranges thing. Sampletank is pretty much a sampler with a large sound bank. Few FX/EQ's, that's about it.

    True that Reason has more to offer.

    Use it yourself? Big fan?
     
  5. juniorspecial

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    Reason!

    I think it's the one music software product that no computer should be without! With the new combinator in Reason 3.0, it's the coolest thing out there!



    :dude
     

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