By any stretch, the Drummer Instrument in Logic X is an interesting breakthrough in Software Instruments. It generates reasonably convincing, albeit quite ordinary drum patterns and fills, synced to your track automatically. Magic! But, for many of us, Drummer is just a bit too close to GarageBand, and just a bit too far from music making. The story ends there. Or does it? Logic still has a few hidden backdoors and workarounds. It's one of the reasons I still find it interesting. In this tutorial I am going to show you how to hack Logic's Drummer, spank it around some, and use it with any software instrument.
Step 1 - Add a Drummer Track
Add a Drummer track to a new Logic session. Drummer defaults to Rock, with Kyle playing a SoCal drum kit, using the Half-Pipe preset. This is a perfect drum track! Perfectly and amazingly boring that is'