Avid Pro Tools: Beat Detective Up Close

One of the great features of Avid’s Pro Tools software is the Beat Detective plug-in, which allows you to adjust timing on multiple audio tracks at once using just a few mouse clicks.

Here is a sample of a sloppy drum track before it was edited using Beat Detective.


Here is what the same recording sounds like after being quantized with Beat Detective.


The complete Electronic Review of Avid’s Pro Tools recording software is on page 26 of the January 2012 issue of Modern Drummer magazine.