This set of videos takes a look at using the new Ableton Push MIDI controller with hardware synths.
In the videos, Ableton Product Specialist Jesse Abayomi demonstrates calling up presets, polyphony, after-touch and a some other functions that Push can perform with a variety of synths. Continue reading
Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via Rheyne, captures a live looping jam with Ableton Live.
Technical details below. Continue reading
Ableton today released Live 9.1, an update to its performance-oriented DAW that adds dual-monitor support, new sequencing options, improved audio rendering and more.
Here’s what Ableton has to say about Live 9.1: Continue reading
Samplephonics recently unveiled their new analog(ue) synth emulator, Nevo Analogue Machines, in collaboration with producer Yoad Nevo.
The virtual hybrid analogue synth contains over 17,000 recordings from 6 “classic” analog synths: Mini Moog, JX10, SH-101, Oberheim M6R, Juno 106 and the Korg MS10. Analogue Machines also includes a ton of presets (1000+), along with an arpeggiator, a sequencer, a chord generator, stereo and chorus effects, reverb and delay effects, as well as an LFO and ADSR envelopes. Continue reading
Fadefox introduced DJ44, a suitcase MIDI controller for Traktor Pro and Ableton Live.
The DJ44 is designed to be compact, powerful and quick to set up. And the suitcase design looks pretty bad-ass.
Here are the details: Continue reading
This video, via Uriel Yehezkel, demonstrates using the Leap Motion controller & GECO MIDI to control Ableton Live with hand gestures.
Here’s what Yehezkel has to say about it: Continue reading