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Watch these makers of hybrid physical-digital music instruments – a talk from Ableton Loop

Imagining a future of instruments now can involve combinations of electronics, voltage, computation, and the physical. Grab a virtual seat at this talk from Ableton Loop for more. The post Watch these makers of hybrid physical-digital music instruments – a talk from Ableton Loop appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.

Bastl’s new Midilooper is like a Loop Station… for MIDI jamming

After three years of development, testing, and messing around with it in their own live performances, Bastl say they’ve hit on a recipe for making audio-style looping work with MIDI. The post Bastl’s new Midilooper is like a Loop Station… for MIDI jamming appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.

Loop to your heart’s content with TC Electronic’s DITTO+

TC Electronic has announced an upgrade to its revered DITTO loop pedal – DITTO+. The new pedal lets you store loop sessions, so when that spark of genius hits, you can save it directly into DITTO+’s memory bank. There’s also a new hi-res visual display for realtime feedback. DITTO+ has 99 memory slots for storing … Continue reading Loop to your heart’s content with TC Electronic’s DITTO+

How to Make a Tape Loop in 9 Steps

There’s something special about the sound of a cassette, they produce this amazing warmth and warble as they pass the electromagnetic reader heads that amplify the electric signal. Tapes can be used for much more than listening back to music in an old boombox or car stereo. In fact, the cassette has been used to … Continue reading How to Make a Tape Loop in 9 Steps

Cancellation and reschedule updates guide: Musikmesse, SuperBooth, Loop, WWDC, more

Obviously, most near-term public events are canceled, as efforts to reduce transmission of COVID-19 ramp up. Some events already have new dates in 2020, however. Here’s the latest: (photo at top – Hanna Parrott, for Synthplex in LA USA / gallery) SuperBooth, Berlin – no 2020 event. Statement: “Due to the current health situation and … Continue reading Cancellation and reschedule updates guide: Musikmesse, SuperBooth, Loop, WWDC, more

L7 is what the Loop Station would be like as an iOS app, not hardware – and now it’s just $4

For years, musicians have asked for software to do what the BOSS RC-505 Loop Sta­tion does, and make looping easy. The Audiokit L7 does just that. Okay, before this sounds like it’s an emulation of the RC-505 with some fake pedals and knobs and such, don’t worry – they didn’t do that. Coming from the … Continue reading L7 is what the Loop Station would be like as an iOS app, not hardware – and now it’s just $4