Novation announces M4SONIC video interview, free M4SONIC soundpack, and competition to win Launchpad S, Launch Control, and M4SONIC masterclass
Today Novation has announced another trio of treats – (what shall we call it? a threebie? maybe not?) – 1) an interview with Australian producer M4SONIC, 2) a free M4SONIC soundpack for Launchpad App users, and 3) a remix competition with prizes of a Novation Launchpad S, Launch Control, and M4SONIC master class.
Today Sonic Faction debuted their new Mutant Synth Pack, a collection of classic synthesizers for Ableton Live. The pack features meticulously sampled iconic synths, reactivated from the 70s, 80s, and 90s.
The bundle includes new 3 instruments:
The Clone, based on the classic Roland SH-101
Puls8or, sampled from the notorious Waldorf Pulse+
and Rouge-One, modeled after the legendary Sequential Circuits PRO-ONE.
Novation has announced the release of its new Launchkey Mini, a mini-key instrument/controller and the latest in Novations family of “Launch” products. It works with the new Novation Launchpad and Launchkey iPad apps, and delivers hands-on control of major Mac and Windows music software including Ableton Live, FL Studio, Pro Tools, Cubase, Reason, and Logic.
Launchkey Mini features 16 velocity-sensitive, tricolor launch pads – used to trigger sounds, effects, transport controls, and more. In addition, Launchkey Mini also features a 25-note keyboard, eight assignable rotary controls plus seven function buttons and another two performance buttons. Continue reading →
POJ Studios has released iTRIGGER, a new grid-based MIDI controller application for iPad.
It is designed specifically for use with Ableton Live, but also works with other music software. iTRIGGER allows bi-directional communication to mix music, launch clips, change parameters like levels and panning, and provides feedback to the user through the multi-coloured grid display.
When you connect iTRIGGER to your computer either by WIFI or a compatible iPad hardware MIDI accessory, iTRIGGER becomes a standard x-y midi controller. Once iTRIGGER is synced with Ableton Live, though, all of the buttons are automatically assigned and lit up by the software in 4 separate modes, selectable within the app: Continue reading →