Here's a collection of the most recent Cockos Reaper Technique articles from SOUND ON SOUND magazine. The most recently-published 5 workshops are locked and accessible only to subscribers, but the others are now free for all to enjoy.

(Use the SEARCH page to find even more past articles.)

Making The Most Of REAPER

Glorious Technicolour

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Glorious Technicolour

Use Reaper's SWS Extensions to automatically add colour and icons to your tracks.

Make Some Noise!

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Make Some Noise!

Create striking new sounds using Reaper's ReaSynth plug-in.

Setting The Screen

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Setting The Screen

Discover Reaper's powerful Screensets feature for faster editing.

Stretch In Time

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Stretch In Time

A recent Reaper update gave users something they'd been clamouring for: Stretch Markers.

Previous Cockos REAPER techniques

Variations On A Theme

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Variations On A Theme

Give Reaper a make-over with a change of graphic theme...

Jesusonic Plug-Ins

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Jesusonic Plug-Ins

The Jesusonic collection might not be the prettiest of Reaper’s plug-ins, but there’s more to them than meets the eye.

Drum Editing, Part 1

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Drum Editing, Part 1

In the first of this two-part series on drum editing in Reaper, we look at getting your transients to land perfectly on the grid.

Groups, Folders & Matrices

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Groups, Folders & Matrices

Use Reaper's groups, folders and matrices to organise your mix project.

Soften Guitar Tracks

Reaper Technique

Thumbnail for article: Soften Guitar Tracks

Cut out nasty noises and soften your spiky guitar tracks in Reaper.

Soften Guitar Tracks | Media

Reaper Technique

Audio files to accompany the article.

M/S Mastery | Media

Cockos Reaper Tips & Techniques

Audio files to accompany the article.

M/S Mastery

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: M/S Mastery

Learn some Mid/Sides tricks in Reaper to open up your options at mastering time.

Loop Recorder

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Loop Recorder

Build your own loop recorder in Reaper and test the limits of your creativity.

WALTER: Customisation In Reaper

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: WALTER: Customisation In Reaper

Customise your controls and layouts in Reaper, with our beginner’s guide to the WALTER interface engine.

ReaVerb, Part 2

Reaper Notes

Thumbnail for article: ReaVerb, Part 2

Record your own impulse responses with Reaper’s ReaVerb. • Read Part 1

ReaVerb, Part 1 | Media

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Audio files to accompany the article.

ReaVerb, Part 1

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: ReaVerb, Part 1

In the first of a two-part series on using impulse responses in Reaper’s ReaVerb, we look at the basics: selecting, loading and editing. • Read Part 1

Snap Function

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Snap Function

Venture beyond Reaper’s default Snap settings to discover a world of techniques to speed up your workflow.

Snapshots SWS Extensions Mixing | Media

Cockos Reaper Tips & Techniques

Audio files to accompany the article.

Running Multiple Plug-ins

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Running Multiple Plug-ins

Reaper’s ability to run multiple instances of plug-ins is impressive, but how do you keep track of them all and maintain optimum performance?

Channel Splitting | Media

Cockos Reaper Tips & Techniques

These audio files accompany the Reaper Techniques column that featured in SOS June 2011.

Channel Splitting

Cockos Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Channel Splitting

If you’re new to Reaper’s channel‑splitting abilities, here’s a neat exercise to get you started.

ReaGate Noise Reduction

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: ReaGate Noise Reduction

Reaper's ReaGate has hidden talents that make it much more than a simple noise-reduction facility.

ReaGate Noise Reduction | Media

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Audio files to accompany the article.

Comping

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Comping

Take a razor blade to your vocal tracks and learn the art of comping in Reaper.

Route Master

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Route Master

Get your audio applications talking to each other with Reaper's ReaRoute.

Hiding The Edit

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Hiding The Edit

Make sure your edits go unnoticed with Reaper's audio editing features.

Hiding The Edit | Media

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Audio files to accompany the article.

Hiding The Edit | Editing Walkthrough

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Hiding The Edit | Editing Walkthrough

This audio editing walkthrough accompanies the Reaper Techniques column that featured in SOS January 2011.

Master EQ Plug-in

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Master EQ Plug-in

Discover the power of Reaper's EQ plug-in and become an EQ master in the process.

Takes & Items

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Takes & Items

We show you how to emulate Reason's Dr OctoRex loop player with Reaper's Takes and Items.

Parameter Modulation

Cockos Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Parameter Modulation

Use parameter modulation to create clearer mixes.

Parameter Modulation | Media

Cockos Reaper Tips & Techniques

These project files accompany the Reaper Technique column that featured in SOS October 2010.

Non-stop Recording

Reaper Tips & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Non-stop Recording

Use Reaper to create an always-on recorder that captures all the inspiration, but none of the chit-chat.

Reaper Notes: Multi-Band | Files

SOS August 2010: Split & Polish

Here are effects chain files for some of the multi-band processing setups described in our SOS August 2010 Reaper workshop.

Reaper: Creating Multi-Band Processors

Reaper Notes & Techniques

Thumbnail for article: Reaper: Creating Multi-Band Processors

Our very first Reaper workshop explains how to use band-splitting to create your own multi-band processors.

CockOS REAPER | SOS Tutorials, Techniques, Reviews & Workshops

Great content from SOUND ON SOUND

A landing page dedicated to Cockos REAPER - bringing a collection of all great SOUND ON SOUND regular tutorials, guides, and audio examples we feature in SOS magazine and on www.soundonsound.com

 

 

Home | Search | News | Current Issue | Tablet Mag | Articles | Forum | Blog | Subscribe | Shop | Readers Ads

Advertise | Information | Privacy Policy | Support | Login Help

 

Email: Contact SOS

Telephone: +44 (0)1954 789888

Fax: +44 (0)1954 789895

Registered Office: Media House, Trafalgar Way, Bar Hill, Cambridge, CB23 8SQ, United Kingdom.

Sound On Sound Ltd is registered in England and Wales.

Company number: 3015516 VAT number: GB 638 5307 26

         

All contents copyright © SOS Publications Group and/or its licensors, 1985-2014. All rights reserved.
The contents of this article are subject to worldwide copyright protection and reproduction in whole or part, whether mechanical or electronic, is expressly forbidden without the prior written consent of the Publishers. Great care has been taken to ensure accuracy in the preparation of this article but neither Sound On Sound Limited nor the publishers can be held responsible for its contents. The views expressed are those of the contributors and not necessarily those of the publishers.

Web site designed & maintained by PB Associates | SOS | Relative Media