This post was originally published at ask.audio
With the advancements in music technology and the software available, there have been some tools developed that have made their way into our prized DAWs that help assist us in coming up with chord progressions, melodies, bass lines and the like. The idea behind these tools is obviously to lessen the learning curve for beginners when getting into music production and the software tools available. But many advanced users have found these tools to be less useful, especially if you already know the theory and tricks behind music composition and songwriting.
Author : Gary Hiebner