At least in the northern hemisphere, the cold season is coming closer and closer. A great time to start a new indoors project. Like learning how to programme Push with Max for Live. The folks at Cycling '74 have started a tutorial series about exactly that.
The first tutorial shows you how to create an 8-band EQ/mixer, then connnect it to the pad grid of Push. This way you can adjust the level of different frequency ranges for some nice frequency mixing. Once you know how it's done you could control almost anything via the pads.
Here's the result:
This way for heaps more Max for Live devices & tips.