Drum Roll

Discussion in 'Production' started by Beckz MC, Jul 9, 2012.

  1. Beckz MC

    Beckz MC Member

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    How to do a drum roll in a build up.
    Like every 1st and 3rd bar then every bar then every half bar u know what i mean?
    Mine never sound right when i just place kick drums where i want them to be wondered if there was a trick to it?

    Im using Nuendo 4 btw, same as cubase enit?
     
  2. Beckz MC

    Beckz MC Member

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    Tbh i dont have a clue if im talking about bars write hahahaha but u lot will know what i mean
     
  3. Beckz MC

    Beckz MC Member

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    right* oh lord
     
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    Mess with the velocity and edit your posts.
     
  5. lostnthesound

    lostnthesound Burns Easily in the Sun

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    It's as simple as placing either kicks or snares one after the other either on the 1/8 or 1/16th. I prefer to do rolls in MIDI, that way I can control/adjust velocity, attack/release etc. the make sure it sounds smooth and is free of "click" noises.