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Free Max For Live Device, Variation Stepper, Lets You Sequence & Randomize Variation Settings

Kinesotronic has introduced Variation Stepper, a free Max For Live device that lets you sequence variations of settings in Ableton Live.… Read More Free Max For Live Device, Variation Stepper, Lets You Sequence & Randomize Variation Settings

How to create polymeters and automate tempo and time signature in Ableton Live

As creatures of habit, we often stick to the things we know when making new music. It might be using the same set of instruments or effects, or the same time signature and tempo. We might find, however, that a whole world of creative possibilities and interesting potential lay outside of 4/4 and 120bpm. And, … Continue reading How to create polymeters and automate tempo and time signature in Ableton Live

Learn how to go modular with Ableton Live’s Max For Live modulator devices

Max For Live is an incredibly useful feature for Ableton Live. As well as allowing users to create and share their plug-ins, Ableton has included its own Max For Live devices in its DAW. The five devices included are perfect tools for turning Live into a modular environment, allowing you to modulate parameters on multiple … Continue reading Learn how to go modular with Ableton Live’s Max For Live modulator devices

The 5 Best DJ Controllers for Live Performance at Any Budget

More and more, the idea of showing up somewhere to perform with just instruments isn’t working for today’s musicians. As more music gets created within DAWs (digital audio workstations), many performing musicians struggle with how to play their songs live. DJ controllers are devices that can solve this problem. Don’t let the name fool you … Continue reading The 5 Best DJ Controllers for Live Performance at Any Budget

How Brands Can Use Instagram Live Rooms

With over 1 billion monthly active users, Instagram is one of the liveliest social media platforms in the world. The problem? Huge volumes of traffic can make it harder for brands to stand out and reach consumers in the most effective way possible. What’s more, it’s challenging to generate income from a platform with over … Continue reading How Brands Can Use Instagram Live Rooms

Master Macro Variations in Ableton Live for a more exciting arrangement

Many of Ableton Live‘s Devices come with a plethora of parameters. This is an incredibly positive thing, giving us plenty of options to manipulate in search for the perfect sound. When stacking multiple Devices into an Instrument, MIDI or Drum Rack, though, things can quickly get confusing. Macros are essential for organising complicated Racks, and … Continue reading Master Macro Variations in Ableton Live for a more exciting arrangement