so reason or fruityloop and which version, and right now all i got is a mouse and a keyboard =/
Reason 3.0....FL 6.5somethin
you can still make a beat without a Controller(piano)...especially in Fruity Loops. It's how I started out.
Just go to
"Typing to Keyboard"
you basically are confined to the letters on the keyboard...if you start making and messing with chords and melodies then you will definately need a controller.
It makes the work flow faster, and you can get sick with the keys.
But you can still tap beats out with the computer keyboard.
Or...you can pencil em in with the mouse.
Just work with what you got for now, learn it, and then decide if you wanna break bread for other pieces.
Like right now, i'm just getting into the way things sound and how to get that right mix. I got some @#%$ computer speakers and am seriously thinking on dropping 5 bills on some Monitor speakers, but with all the V releases, it's making it hard to do.
...I Got a Baron Davis flow and that's a