Creating send tracks to apply effects to your instruments in FL Studio
Route your tracks to reverb, delay and more with complete control.
Now that we’ve covered insert effects and signal flow in FL Studio, it’s time to take a look at send tracks. By loading an effect onto a send track, you can route multiple instruments to a reverb, for example, and have total control over how much your instruments are being affected. This could mean applying subtle reverb to your drums, or submerging your synths in a deep, luscious space.
In this tutorial, Max Venus shows you how easy it is to route your instrument tracks to a send track to apply effects such as reverb, delay, compression and more. You’ll learn the benefit of using a send track over an insert effect, and how to route multiple tracks to one send. You’ll also learn how to set up multiple effects on a send track.
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- Exploring the interface
- Audio and MIDI settings
- The Channel Rack
- Using the Playlist
- Exploring the Mixer
- Piano Roll
- Playlist Clips
- Insert effects
Max Venus has been using FL Studio for over a decade and has released music on various labels, including Liquicity, New State Music and GAWA Recordings, under multiple aliases. His current project is MXV, releasing progressive house tracks on MNL, Songspire Records, ZeroThree and more. He’s also written FL Studio tutorials for MusicTech.