Novation has today announced an all-new revamped USB-C bus‑powered Launchpad Pro MK3 controller to its range of interactive controllers. The pads in the unmistakable 8×8 grid are bigger and integration with Ableton Live and hardware appears to go even deeper, with the introduction of dedicated
Tutorial: Ableton Live Workflow – Using the Max For Live Step Divider to Generate Rhythm & Melody Ideas
It’s holiday season and you’ve got some free time to start working on some tracks. You open up Live hoping some inspiration will hit, but nope – you got nothin’, zero, nadda. If you’re using Live 10 Suite, here’s a sure fire way to get things rolling
In early September, the Noisegate team went to the BIGSOUND festival/conference in Brisbane to host music-making workshops with Ableton Live. In my ‘Push New Ideas’ presentation, I demo’d a performance setup using Ableton’s Push controller, that was controlling external hardware synths and drum machines (see
The Launchpad line has been quite the success story over the last decade for Novation, and today they’ve announced 2 new additions/updates to the line: LaunchPad X and Launchpad Mini MK3. Aside from a thinner body and updated aesthetics, both models sport some clever upgrades
In early September, the Noisegate team went to the BIGSOUND festival/conference in Brisbane to host music-making workshops with Ableton Live. In my ‘Push New Ideas’ presentation, I demo’d a performance setup using Push 2, that was controlling external hardware synths and drum machines (see video below).
CV Tools is now available in Ableton Live 10 Suite CV Tools has been beta-tested recently but now is finally available to the public! Goes without saying, Ableton have really connected hardware to their software paradigm and vice-versa. There are some very cool tools that
Regarded as the Holy Grail of music production software suites, Native Instruments Komplete 12 Ultimate features a wide variety of sounds, samples, instruments and effects that can be used for anything from complex sound design and film score composition to making beats in your bedroom.
Initially teased back in early February, Ableton Live’s 10.1 upgrade has gone through a lengthy Beta period and is now officially out. This is a free upgrade available to Live 10 users, available from within your account at ableton.com, and it brings some incredible new
Have you ever thought what a graphic image could possibly sound like? With the upcoming Ableton Live 10.1 and its updated user-generated Wavetable synth device, it is possible to add your own custom wavetables to “Wavetable” using any suitable audio file. You can now get
M/S mode is a really handy mixing feature available in Ableton Live 10 on the EQ Eight and Utility modules. It’s a mode that tends to remain a mystery to budding producers for longer than it should — there’s a lot going on under the