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Subtractive arrangement in Ableton Live 9

From a great 8 bar loop to a complete track can be a huge step for some of us. In the video below Music Production Tutorials’s Danny Lewis shows the method of subtractive arrangement to create a complete track with an 8 bar loop. By copying the loop over the entire length of the track, and by taking snippets of clips away you can create the basic structure of a new track.
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Glitch edits tutorial using follow actions in Ableton Live 9

Vespers shows how to create glitch percussion to accompany a drum beat in the Ableton Live 9 Session View. He uses Follow Actions in the clip launch mode settings to randomize the percussion clips. Continue reading

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Trance track produced with Ableton Live 9

It is always interesting to see how others create their tracks. In this video Sadowick produces a basic arrangement of a trance track in about an hour with Ableton Live 9, a few sample packs, Sylenth and an Access Virus Snow. Remarkably, he starts in the (linear) Arrangement View of Ableton Live, where many others start in the Session View to sketch some of their first ideas. Continue reading

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Daft Punk Skrillex Remix – Conte

With the Novation Launchpad and Ableton Live you can have a lot of fun. This is demonstrated by the American artist Jack Conte in the video below. It is going pretty viral on YouTube. An impressive amount of over 1 million people watched the video within one week time. Continue reading

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Freemasons demonstrate parallel processing in Reason 7

James Wiltshire of Freemasons demonstrates the benefits of parallel effects processing in this video. Freemasons produce their mixes in Reason 7, which will be released on April 30. Parallel processing is enhanced with the introduction of Reason 7 as Wiltshire shows in the video. Continue reading

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Free FX sample packs by Boyss

Boyss gives away three free fx sample packs for free. These sound fx are made to spice up your tracks. Continue reading

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