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.
Ableton has determined that it’s currently unmanageable to hold an event like this, while ensuring the safety of attendees.… Read More Ableton Cancels Loop 2021 Because Of Pandemic
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.
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+
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
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
The pandemic has resulted in the cancellation or postponement of multiple music industry events, including SxSW, Musikmesse 2020 and Synthplex 2020.… Read More Ableton Loop 2020 Postponed Because Of Coronavirus Pandemic
This video explores making a tape loop track, using a Tascam 424 Portastudio.… Read More Making A Tape Loop Track With A Tascam 424
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
Olympia Noise Company has updated Patterning 2, its iPad drum machine app, introducing two new features.… Read More Patterning 2 Updated With Loop Pages, Default Song Features