Find out how to write the basis of an electro house dance track in Ableton Live with this screencast. Arrangement and synthesizer programming videos will come soon!
April 28, 2010 tronaudio.com Shows How To Make A Dub Step Bass With Ableton Live Courtesy of Synthtopia. In this video, Andrew Snook of TronAudio, takes a look at designing a Dubstep Bass in Ableton Live: I use multiple instruments to construct the sound. I use FM syntheses to create some really interesting tones and […]
April 28, 2010 Blip Drums Releases Ableton Live Drum Machine – “Magenta” The great folks over at Blip Drums have released a new Drum Machine for Ableton Live known as Magenta. Here are some samples: http://www.blipdrums.com/blipplayer/MAGENTA/all_night.mp3 http://www.blipdrums.com/blipplayer/MAGENTA/criminal.mp3 http://www.blipdrums.com/blipplayer/MAGENTA/flashrobot.mp3 http://www.blipdrums.com/blipplayer/MAGENTA/freeformblip.mp3 http://www.blipdrums.com/blipplayer/MAGENTA/partymouth.mp3 Magenta is a powerful fusion of Blip Drums’ world class electronic drum library and Ableton […]
April 22, 2010 New Update Available: Ableton Live 8.1.3 A new Ableton Live update, version 8.1.3, is now available. This update is free for owners of Live/Suite 8, Live Intro and Live Lite. To get it, select “Check for Updates…” from Live’s Help menu or visit Ableton’s official updates page.
April 21, 2010 R.I.P Guru After battling health issues related to cancer, the legendary MC and founding member of Gang Starr has passed away at the age of 43 on April 20th, 2010. He is survived by his son KC. Guru will live on through his influential music, which helped pave the way for countless […]
April 21, 2010 MIDI Effect Tutorial: How To Use Abletonâs Scale Abletonâs Scale is a powerful MIDI effect that allows you to constrain every note on your keyboard to a specified scale. For example, if you wanted all of your keys to play only notes within an A minor scale, Abletonâs Scale can do this. […]
April 20, 2010 How To DJ In Ableton Live Part 2: Clips, Effects And Mixing Songs Here is the second and final part of a series on how to DJ in Ableton Live. This tutorial goes over how clips work for DJing, setting up the effects, and how to do basic blends. Here is a […]
April 19, 2010 How To Warp And Save Loops In Ableton Live 8 Warping could be argued as Ableton Liveâs bread and butter. Live treats the audio almost as if itâs a rubber band, shifting and pulling to conform to whatever tempo you have set. Warping Audio in Ableton Live 8 is much easier when […]
April 19, 2010 Coachella Q&A: Richie Hawtin Talks About Using Ableton Live In His Setup LA Weekly got a chance to catch up with Richie Hawtin at this years Coachella festival to discuss technology and the state of american electronic music. Here is an excerpt from the interview: LA Weekly: Are you still using Ableton […]
April 16, 2010 How To Control The Low End Of Your Mix In Ableton There is a fine line involved when it comes to mixing the low end of your tracks. Itâs easy to teeter on the brink of making the mix too muddy, or clip the low peaks. Here is how you get the […]