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overhishead
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173 posts since 21 Jan, 2007

Postby overhishead; Thu Feb 14, 2013 8:35 am Is there any reason to use Reason anymore?

I want to hear people extol the virtues of Reason right now. They are one of the grandaddys of virtual instrument scene.
Cheeso
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484 posts since 15 Apr, 2003, from Alhambra, CA

Postby Cheeso; Thu Feb 14, 2013 8:40 am

If you don't like it, don't use it. No one cares.
CrunkNationEnt
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21 posts since 17 Jul, 2010

Postby CrunkNationEnt; Thu Feb 14, 2013 8:59 am

I'm seriously thinking about abandoning Reason for NI.
I'm discovering the functionality that I need in Cubase.

Reason is still killer if it fits your taste, what other DAW are you considering and why?
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whyterabbyt
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Postby whyterabbyt; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:02 am

is this a zen koan?
If you find some objection to the existence of this post, please report it to PC Numbo, who will be along shortly to crayon your statement into his notebook. Respect his authority!
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SJ_Digriz
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3405 posts since 4 Jul, 2001, from Prattville, AL

Postby SJ_Digriz; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:05 am

was there ever?
I'm not insane. I'm reality challenged.
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vurt
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34180 posts since 25 Jan, 2003, from through the looking glass

Postby vurt; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:10 am

is there a reason not to use reason?
that is the question...
Kriminal
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Postby Kriminal; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:10 am

Reason is awesome
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SJ_Digriz
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Postby SJ_Digriz; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:11 am

Kriminal wrote:Reason is awesome

that's a good reason
I'm not insane. I'm reality challenged.
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ariston
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Postby ariston; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:12 am

People put way too much faith in reason. Humans are not capable of pure rational thought, much as they aren't capable of seeing the world as it really is. That's not to say that reason doesn't have its place, just that its worth and the impact of its conclusions shouldn't be over-exaggerated.
ostfront
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Postby ostfront; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:12 am

overhishead wrote:I want to hear people extol the virtues of Reason right now.


No.
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SJ_Digriz
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Postby SJ_Digriz; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:13 am

I've noticed that our governments quit using reason a long time ago. I would very much like it if they found a reason to use reason again.
I'm not insane. I'm reality challenged.
robogone
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Postby robogone; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:19 am

whyterabbyt wrote:is this a zen koan?

What is the sound of only one end of a back panel cable connected?
progtronic
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Postby progtronic; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:22 am

It really depends on your style of music.

I had to move on from it a few years ago. The kind of electronic music I wanted to do couldn't really be done with Reason.. and I didn't want to deal with re-wire'g into another host.

So, with Studio One and Komplete.. I can get the basics that I used to get from Reason alone done.. plus I have the advanced sample library options I needed with Kontakt, and all the advantages of a world of VST options.

And I hate that freaking dongle.. wtf were they thinking?!..
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vurt
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34180 posts since 25 Jan, 2003, from through the looking glass

Postby vurt; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:24 am

robojam wrote:
whyterabbyt wrote:is this a zen koan?

What is the sound of only one end of a back panel cable connected?


which end?
robogone
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Postby robogone; Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:32 am

vurt wrote:
robojam wrote:
whyterabbyt wrote:is this a zen koan?

What is the sound of only one end of a back panel cable connected?


which end?

When you can take the cable from my hand, it will be time for you to leave...
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