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Katie Gately On Making Music With Environmental Sounds

This video, via Ableton, offers a profile of LA-based producer and sound designer Katie Gately.

It follows Gately around LA, as she records environmental sounds, explores the evolution of her creative process and shows how she incorporates field recordings and voice to create her signature mixture of beats, vocals and electronic textures.

In the second video, Gately demonstrates some of her methods for processing and transforming sounds in Ableton Live.