News about Ableton Live & Max for Live, music gear & software as well as site news.

Live 9.7 Beta Comes with New Features for Push, Simpler & Link

By | July 23rd, 2016|News|

The latest beta of Ableton Live has just been released to all testers, version 9.7. And I can tell you, Push users are really getting spoiled lately. Live 9.6 just came out with plenty of great new features for Push

Lots of Push Improvements with Ableton Live 9.6.2 Update

By | July 8th, 2016|News|

The latest update for Ableton Live was quietly released and it brings a host of improvements for Ableton Push. Things like Scales Layout settings being stored within a Live Set, but lots of small, but incredible workflow changes. It is now possible

Color Bots by Diego Stocco – Fantastic Sound Design Tool For Ableton Live

By | June 23rd, 2016|News|

Some of you may already be aware of Diego Stocco's work for Spectrasonics, various scores and his own idiosyncratic compositions. Now he's developed a Live Set called Color Bots with a new technique he calls Adaptive Tonal Processing. A combination

House Operator Vol. 1 – New Ableton Live Pack by Max for Cats (Full & Free Version)

By | May 31st, 2016|Freebies, News|

Max for Cats is generally known for his fantastic Max for Live devices. What many may not know is that he also has a passion for synths that borders on obsession. He indulges it with the new Ableton Live Pack,

New Look for the Sonic Bloom Website

By | May 30th, 2016|News|

A long time in the making, the redesign of Sonic Bloom is finally finished. It took me so long, because I was sick for a very long time, but also because a lot of things had to changed in the

Free Max for Live Hacker Connection Kit by Ableton Coming Soon

By | February 5th, 2016|Max for Live, News|

The CTM is in full swing at the moment in Berlin. One rather interesting event amongst the many is the I/O Explore: Drop-In Workshop with Ableton. There, Ableton employees are currently showcasing an exciting soon to be released new Max for Live Pack. 

Ableton Live 9.6 Released & Link Included

By | February 3rd, 2016|News|

With the release of Live 9.5 we also heard about Link. The new and ingenious way of syncing Ableton Live instances on different computers as well as apps supporting the technology when running on the same wi-fi network. Even without Live running.

Drum Articulate by Max for Cats: New Max for Live Drum Design MIDI Effect – Free for Arp One Users

By | January 6th, 2016|Max for Live, News|

Quite a long time in the making, the new Max for Live Pack by Max for Cats is finally out today. Drum Articulate is a MIDI effect for sophisticated drum and rhythm design for any musical style. Create drum rolls, flams, random triggers and more with ease.

Happy New Year 2016

By | January 1st, 2016|News|

First of all, happy new year to all of you who’ve been following this blog, registered or got one of my courses or Max for Live Packs by Max for Cats. Also to all who have been joining me on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and YouTube. May the new year be an awesome creative one for all of us! 

Ableton Say Thanks with a Free Preset Live Pack for 500,000 Likes on Facebook

By | November 6th, 2015|Freebies, News|

Ableton have passed half a million likes on Facebook and as a thank you are giving away a free Live Pack containing 100 specially-made, new presets for the Live devices Operator, Simpler, Impulse, Electric, Analog, Collision, and Tension. All these new sounds and effects will work with any version of Live 9.

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