Category: Ableton live

  • Tritonet: A Revolutionary Way of Learning Music Harmony

    Tritonet: A Revolutionary Way of Learning Music Harmony

    Tritonet Musical Calculator is a musical abacus that provides an innovative way of learning and applying music harmony. It makes learning music theory much more accessible by focusing on building the intuition behind harmony. Tritonet is a musical abacus that provides an innovative way of learning and applying music harmony. It makes learning music theory […]

  • Which Daw Is Best for You?

    Which Daw Is Best for You?

    Which DAW Is Best? This is a question that is often asked by people who are new to the world of music production. The answer, however, is not always black and white. In fact, the best DAW for you may vary depending on your individual needs and preferences. That being said, there are some general […]

  • Ableton Live 11.1 Update Adds Native Apple Silicon Support

    Ableton Live 11.1 Update Adds Native Apple Silicon Support

    Ableton Live 11.1 is now available as a free update for all users. This update adds native support for Apple computers running on the M1 Silicon chip. The new version also includes several bug fixes and performance improvements. Native Apple Silicon Support This update adds native support for Apple computers running on the M-series processors. […]

  • Save 25% on Ableton Live 11, upgrades, and Packs

    Save 25% on Ableton Live 11, upgrades, and Packs

    Save 25% on Ableton Live 11, Upgrades, and Packs Ableton Live 11 Sale: Upgrades, New Purchases, and Crossgrades. Ableton is offering a 25% saving on all software for five days only! The offer is available from now until Monday, November 29, and applies to new purchases of Ableton Live 11 Suite, Standard and Intro, Upgrades […]

  • INSPIRED RAVE STABS by Euphony Sound Labs for Ableton Live 11

    INSPIRED RAVE STABS by Euphony Sound Labs for Ableton Live 11

    INSPIRED RAVE STABS for Ableton Live 11 This is Euphony Sound Labs’ first pack of instruments specifically for Live 11, they make the most of the new macro options including snapshots and up to sixteen dials to allow you to truly craft a unique sound out of these iconic rave sounds. Inspired Rave Stabs is […]

  • Free Ableton Live Set of Merrin Karras’ New Track “Still Life”

    Free Ableton Live Set of Merrin Karras’ New Track “Still Life”

    Merrin Karras’ New Track “Still Life” Ireland-born musician and producer Brendan Gregoriy is known for his distinctive style of melodic house and techno under the alias of Chymera, with releases on influential labels such as Cocoon, Ovum, and Delsin.  Gregoriy’s more recent, ambient productions under the pseudonym Merrin Karras reflect an evolution of his musical […]

  • Slink by Hypnus Records – A Rippling Filter Bank Inspired By Water

    Slink by Hypnus Records – A Rippling Filter Bank Inspired By Water

    A Rippling Filter Bank Inspired By Water Slink is an automated filter bank that creates anything from extreme spectral stereo morphing to subtle tonal variations. It is designed to give fast results while allowing plenty of in-depth tweaking for the curious explorer. Slink uses an algorithm to control the amplitude of 32 bandpass filters. These […]

  • Ableton Launch Free Sound Design And Music Production Sessions

    Ableton Launch Free Sound Design And Music Production Sessions

    Ableton’s Free Webinars Ableton is hosting two Free Webinars on 27th April and 4th May 2021 at 19:00 GMT (20:00 CET), hosted by Ableton Certified Trainers, Anna Lakatos, and Thomas Glendinning. Ableton, makers of innovative software and hardware for musicians, are delighted to announce another TWO FREE WEBINARS demonstrating how to get more from their powerful Ableton Live software. The sessions will […]

  • Arushi Jain on Traditional Ragas and Modern Machinery

    Arushi Jain on Traditional Ragas and Modern Machinery

    “I’m the Space in Between” Arushi Jain Indian classical music may date back centuries but it’s in a perpetual state of flux. The tradition revolves around a complex melodic matrix known as a raag, or raga, that has no real translation in the Western classical system. There are countless raags, each of which contains a […]

  • Free Introductory Webinars For Ableton Live & Push 2

    Free Introductory Webinars For Ableton Live & Push 2

    Webinars For Ableton Live & Push 2 Ableton, makers of innovative music software and hardware, are delighted to announce two FREE webinars offering the ultimate introduction to their flagship products, Ableton Live and Push 2. Ableton Live is a unique program for music production and performance, and Push 2 is a powerful, expressive controller which gives users hands-on access to […]

  • The Percolator – V1.1 an Update for Live 11

    The Percolator – V1.1 an Update for Live 11

    New Update to The Percolator The Percolator is a versatile and powerful, highly performative, semi-modular audio multi-effect processor and loop sampler. Containing 5 serial effect slots which can house a variety of included effect modules, Split Frequency Band Audio Routing, a Loop Sampler, and Granular Player as well as a Modular Snapshot System with 4 way […]

  • How to Create Submarine Sonar Sounds with field recordings!

    How to Create Submarine Sonar Sounds with field recordings!

    Throughout our time recording sounds in Malta, we’ve been blown away by the history and architecture. If you’ve visited the island then you know what we mean! Just yesterday, we explored the forgotten tunnels and headquarters for WWII and the Cold War. It’s hard to put into words, it’s just something you have to experience. […]

  • Live 11 – coming February 23, 2021

    Live 11 – coming February 23, 2021

    Upcoming Live 11 Starting February 23, Live 11 will be available at Ableton.com, or from retail stores worldwide. Try the Live 11 Beta If you’re a Live 10 Standard or Suite owner, you can try the beta version of Live 11 now: Join Ableton’s beta testing program.  Comping Live organizes multiple passes of an audio […]

  • How To Make Scary Sounds With Field Recordings (Ableton tutorial)

    How To Make Scary Sounds With Field Recordings (Ableton tutorial)

    How To Make Scary Sounds With Field Recordings Spooky and scary sounds with field recordings! In this video, I show you how to record and make a scary ambiance with an underwater microphone. I’ll take to you an unexpected place where I record sounds in a pipe next to the sea using a hydrophone. We […]

  • Ableton Presents Free ‘Ableton Live for Drummers’ Webinar

    Ableton Presents Free ‘Ableton Live for Drummers’ Webinar

    ‘Ableton Live for Drummers’ Webinar Ableton has arranged a Free Webinar on Wednesday 3rd February 2021, 19.00 GMT hosted by Joe Clegg, drummer & Musical Director for Ellie Goulding, Clean Bandit and Mumford & Sons. In the 90-minute session Joe and special guest Adam Marcello – drummer and Musical Director for Katy Perry – will discuss their take on hybrid drumming and how they […]

  • How to Make Drone Sounds in Ableton with Geofón and Free Plugins

    How to Make Drone Sounds in Ableton with Geofón and Free Plugins

    Make Drone Sounds in Ableton How to Make Drone Sounds in Ableton with Geofón and Free Plugins We wanted to show you the wonderful world of drone sounds. In this video, we record audio from the Lom Geofón and use Ableton to create some of the eeriest sounds! Just because drone sounds can sound scary […]

  • What is Impulse Response and what is it used for?

    What is Impulse Response and what is it used for?

    Impulse Response & Ableton Convolution Reverb Pro What is Impulse Response and what is it used for? In this video we show you how to record impulse response and use it in Ableton using the Convolution Reverb Pro plug-in to recreate the authenticity of a space. Thanks to our friends at Zoom for sponsoring this […]

  • Ableton Beginners Complete Music Production Collection

    Ableton Beginners Complete Music Production Collection

    Ableton Beginners Complete Music Production Collection This massive bundle combines the Music Production Essentials Collection (6 Courses) and The Beginner’s Guide to Music Production in Ableton Live, to give producers a complete package for learning production with Ableton Live. The Ableton guide covers all the basics of working with Live, from first steps right through to exporting a […]

  • Maze – Time Lag Accumulator Inspired Max for Live Looping Device

    Maze – Time Lag Accumulator Inspired Max for Live Looping Device

    Free Maze by NOISS COKO For Ableton Live Maze is a simple Max for Live looping device, inspired by the Time Lag Accumulator system developed by electronic music composer Terry Riley. Known as one of the earliest live recording technics, it is constructed around a short tape loop and two reel to reel tape machines. […]

  • Repeat Pro 1.2 & Sempler Pro 1.2 – UPDATES Available for Download

    Repeat Pro 1.2 & Sempler Pro 1.2 – UPDATES Available for Download

    Repeat Pro and Sempler Pro v1.2 Updates Repeat Pro & Sempler PRO by Noiss Coko have been both updated to Version 1.2. For if your product download includes an Ableton Live Pack – To install simply remove the current installation from the packs section within Live and double click the provided .alp file. New in Version […]

  • The Percolator by Chaos Culture and Do The Thing

    The Percolator by Chaos Culture and Do The Thing

    The Percolator – The Ultimate Max For Live Fx Module The Percolator is a versatile and powerful, highly performative, semi-modular audio multi-effect processor and loop sampler. Containing 5 serial effect slots which can house a variety of included effect modules, Split Frequency Band Audio Routing, a Loop Sampler, and Granular Player as well as a […]

  • LDM DESIGNS – Chance TEN Pack TWO

    LDM DESIGNS – Chance TEN Pack TWO

    LDM DESIGNS – Chance TEN Pack TWO Following on from the successful Chance TEN pack, LDM DESIGNS brings you another set of modular tools to load up some controlled chaos into your set. Here you can find devices to create random note sequences, randomize note lengths, humanize, sequence probability values, and randomize chords. This time […]

  • killihu’s Master Pitch updated to v1.2

    killihu’s Master Pitch updated to v1.2

    Master Pitch – Free plugin for Ableton Live This plugin transposes all MIDI tracks in the project at once. It is designed to help with the tasks of musical composition, not to automate it. Master Pitch is an audio effect so you can load it into the master track. It does not process audio, it […]

  • Ableton Live 11 is Happening

    Ableton Live 11 is Happening

    Ableton Live 11 is coming Ableton today announced the coming release of Live 11. The latest version of their music creation and performance software lets you create your perfect take with comping, compose with more feeling using MPE, experiment with new devices, and much more. Ableton is currently offering a 20% discount on purchases of […]

  • Free Lo-Fi 808 and Synths Ableton Live Pack

    Free Lo-Fi 808 and Synths Ableton Live Pack

    Free Ableton Live Pack and Tutorial A few months ago Brian Funk did a presentation on using Lo-Fi recording mediums for the Philadelphia Ableton User Group. During the talk, Brian made a few Ableton Live instruments by recording samples to VHS tape and MicroCassette tape. Today Brian Funk wants to give you those instruments for free […]

  • How to Write Film Music in Ableton Live

    How to Write Film Music in Ableton Live

    How to Write Film Music I normally write film music in either Logic or REAPER, but the feature I just finished scoring was written completely in Ableton Live. In this video, I go over everything you need to know about how to write film cues in Ableton Live: how to import video, how to sync […]

  • I’m Obsessed With Granular Synthesis

    I’m Obsessed With Granular Synthesis

    Granular Synthesis Tutorial In this video, I show how I use granular synthesis to create unique sounds. In the process, I end up creating a full electronic track. All of my obsession with granular synthesis is owing to Granulator II, a fantastic Max4Live patch by Robert Henke (Monolake). In order to use Granulator II, you […]

  • LOOPER:MODE when you want to Loop in Ableton Live.

    LOOPER:MODE when you want to Loop in Ableton Live.

    SONG:LOOPER:MODE KB LIVE Solutions first release through the Isotonik store was SONG:MODE, a unique way to use a Push or a LaunchPad to perform your Ableton Live set with a Push or LaunchPad. Taking scenes or arrangement view locators and grouping them together into selectable songs based on their names meant you could perform spontaneously […]

  • How I record rock songs quickly in Ableton Live.

    How I record rock songs quickly in Ableton Live.

    How I record rock songs quickly in Ableton Live Can you take a piano piece and turn it into a rock song? Let’s find out! Also: I walk through how I record a rock song from start to finish using Ableton Live & REAPER.

  • Rachel K Collier Teaches HOW TO PRODUCE MUSIC WITH ABLETON LIVE

    Rachel K Collier Teaches HOW TO PRODUCE MUSIC WITH ABLETON LIVE

    HOW TO PRODUCE MUSIC WITH ABLETON LIVE Join Mary Spender in learning how to produce original music within Ableton Live; an incredibly versatile and intuitive Digital Audio Workstation made for macOS + Windows users. Hosted by Ableton expert and electronic music producer, Rachel K Collier, start your producing journey here. This course is for anyone and is a complete […]

  • NOISS COKO – Make NOISS Bundle

    NOISS COKO – Make NOISS Bundle

    NOISS COKO – Make NOISS Bundle The Make NOISS Bundle is a collection of all of NOISS COKO’s MaxforLive devices released to date on IsotonikStudios. Isotonik Studios bundled them all together and taken 25% off the price of buying each pack individually! The Make NOISS Bundle collects together all of NOISS COKO’s MaxforLIve Packs released […]

  • Factorsynth 2 Machine Learning in Ableton LIVE

    Factorsynth 2 Machine Learning in Ableton LIVE

    Machine Learning in Ableton LIVE Machine learning comes to Ableton Live with Factorsynth, a Max For Live device that uses a data analysis algorithm called matrix factorization to decompose any audio clip into a set of temporal and spectral elements. By rearranging and modifying these components you can do powerful transformations to your clips, such […]

  • Walkthrough – The Spellbook by Hypnus Records

    Walkthrough – The Spellbook by Hypnus Records

    Watch along as Michel from Hypnus Records takes you through this new and unique MaxforLive modulation device called The Spellbook created in partnership with Chaos Culture the developers behind Modulat. The Spellbook is a Max for Live device inspired by sacred geometry. It converts esoteric symbols into LFO signals, enabling you to weave the fabric of nature […]

  • Enter the Temple of Boom: Acoustic Kicks

    Enter the Temple of Boom: Acoustic Kicks

    Enter the Temple of Boom Late last year, David Abravanel took us on a journey through the history of the electronic kick drum. Now, he’s back with a look at acoustic kicks. This article also features insights from Abe Seiferth, a producer, engineer, and musician whose credits include Yeasayer, Neon Indian, RAC, and many others. The thud. […]

  • The Spellbook – Sacred modulations for Ableton Max users

    The Spellbook – Sacred modulations for Ableton Max users

    The Spellbook – A Modulation Device Inspired By Sacred Geometry The Spellbook is a Max for Live device inspired by sacred geometry. It converts esoteric symbols into LFO signals, enabling you to weave the fabric of nature into your projects. Spellbook outputs 8 mappable modulation signals based on the X/Y position of a dot moving […]

  • Sequencer-Ki – a 16 Tracks Sequencer for Ableton Live

    Sequencer-Ki – a 16 Tracks Sequencer for Ableton Live

    Sequencer-Ki – a 16 Tracks Sequencer for Ableton Live Sequencer-Ki is a 16 tracks sequencer with randomization options and envelope lanes to control velocity, map Live controls, or output MIDI CC. Sequencer-Ki Features 16 tracks with independent length and speed, velocity and random velocity, note length beat synced and time-based, swing and random swing. Selectable […]

  • Korg Volca Drum Editor by Tobias Hunke

    Korg Volca Drum Editor by Tobias Hunke

    Korg Volca Drum Editor by Tobias Hunke Created by the leading man in the world of E-Drumming and Ableton Live the Korg Volca Drum Editor from Tobias Hunke. The Volca Drum Editor is a Max for Live device which lets you edit, control, save and recall every parameter from the Korg Volca Drum digital percussion […]

  • 40% Off Brian Funk’s Ableton Live Packs

    40% Off Brian Funk’s Ableton Live Packs

    40% Off Brian Funk’s Ableton Live Packs This weekend you can get any of Brian Funk’s Ableton Live Packs for 40% off the normal price. Just use the code: memorial here. This offer ends Tuesday at 12:01 am EST 2020.

  • NES Light Zapper – Free Ableton Live Pack by Brian Funk

    NES Light Zapper – Free Ableton Live Pack by Brian Funk

    NES Light Zapper – Free Ableton Live Pack by Brian Funk Brian Funk just released Free Ableton Live Pack #199. Nintendo’s Light Zapper was an exciting part of Brian Funk’s 80’s childhood. While getting blown away in a wild west gun dual in Wild Gunman and desperately firing away in Duck Hunt (often at that […]

  • Review of Launchpad X and Launchpad Mini mk3

    Review of Launchpad X and Launchpad Mini mk3

    Review of Launchpad X and Launchpad Mini mk3 Over the last year or two years, I started to perform more and more with Ableton Live. To be honest, in the beginning, it was a struggle to learn Ableton Live mainly as I was used to DAWs like Studio One, Logic, and Cubase. The concept of […]

  • Free ABLETON DRUMMER DRUMRACK TOGGLE by Isotonik Studios

    Free ABLETON DRUMMER DRUMRACK TOGGLE by Isotonik Studios

    Free ABLETON DRUMMER DRUMRACK TOGGLE by Isotonik Studios The initial solo MaxforLive device from the Ableton Drummer Collection ONE lets you toggle loops on/off in a Drumrack via included Simpler Instrument. If you are using a midi controller like an electronic drum kit this could come handy as you can easily re-pitch midi notes inside a midi […]

  • Free Ableton Live Pack: Isolation Instruments by Brian Funk

    Free Ableton Live Pack: Isolation Instruments by Brian Funk

    Free Ableton Live Pack: Isolation Instruments by Brian Funk Hainbach gave Brian Funk his blessing to make some Ableton Live Instruments using Hainbach’s incredible Isolation Loops Sample Pack. In total, there are 3 Instrument Racks and 2 Audio Effect Racks inspired by our conversations. You can download Brian Funk created here: Isolation Instruments Ableton Live […]

  • MARK TOWER – Euclidean Mode

    MARK TOWER – Euclidean Mode

    UPGRADE THE AKAI FIRE TO EUCLIDEAN! Originally designed to integrate with the AKAI Fire via the Crossfire control surface script from native KONTROL, Mark Towers Euclidean Mode sequencer has been very popular. Whilst it’s completely controllable using the mouse Isotonik Studios had plenty of support requests asking us to make it compatible with the Ableton […]

  • CONTROL PACK by NOISS COKO – FREE UNTIL 29th APRIL

    CONTROL PACK by NOISS COKO – FREE UNTIL 29th APRIL

    CONTROL PACK by NOISS COKO – Control Pack FREE UNTIL 29th APRIL The Control Pack is a collection of three MaxforLive Devices designed by NOISS COKO, developer of the Modulation Pack. Control Pack consists of three MaxforLive Devices, CC Manager, CC Random and Random (The Audio Device Version of CC Random) this pack is designed to […]

  • PerforModule Releases Social Isolation Freebie: “Secret Weapon” Racks

    PerforModule Releases Social Isolation Freebie: “Secret Weapon” Racks

    PerforModule Releases Social Isolation Freebie: “Secret Weapon” Racks PerforModule “While we’re going through some crazy times right now, it has been heartwarming to experience how humans have upped their compassion game in response to the shared crisis. I’ve seen more freebies and crazy deals going on this past week than any other time I remember, […]

  • Ableton Ideas and Offers for Making Music at Home

    Ableton Ideas and Offers for Making Music at Home

    Ableton Ideas and Offers for Making Music at Home Ableton updated their Ideas and Offers for Making Music at Home (Update: April 8, 2020) Ableton reduced the price on all editions of Live by 30%. This offer includes new licenses as well as upgrades. Log in to see your available upgrades. In collaboration with Max for […]

  • Free Ned RUSH – Knobulator

    Free Ned RUSH – Knobulator

    Free Ned RUSH – Knobulator Ned’s background in sound design has put him in good stead to create a range of MaxforLive devices that can glitch, twist, destroy and rebuild your audio stream. As part of the Glitch Pack & Ned’s Audio Collection, Knobulator remains one his most popular to date! The Knobulator is a MaxForLive device for […]

  • Free DRONEPADS FOR SIMPLER by Nick Dwyer aka Flintpope

    Free DRONEPADS FOR SIMPLER by Nick Dwyer aka Flintpope

    Free DRONEPADS FOR SIMPLER by Nick Dwyer aka Flintpope Nick Dwyer aka Flintpope released a FREE set of 8 SIMPLERs loaded with some fruity toothy drones that actually sound nice. You need Ableton 10. CONSIDER SUPPORTING FLINTPOPE ON PATREON BY CLICKING THIS

  • Casio SA-20 Ableton Live Pack

    Casio SA-20 Ableton Live Pack

    Casio SA-20 Ableton Live Pack The Casio SA-20 is a fun “toy” keyboard from the 1980s. It’s loaded with far-fetched emulations of real-world instruments, as well as strange effect sounds, and a few charmingly simple drum kits. This Sounds Ableton Live Pack contains 100 Instrument Racks made from samples of every note of every preset on the […]