By now, I'm fairly well known for my quirky free Live Packs. I've got another one for you, and it's based on the sound of... frogs. Yes, you've read that right. It's based on frog croaks, contains a Drum Rack, and
When the Push update with the 64 pad layout came out, I made a tutorial showing the quickest way to combine Drum Racks for it. Recently Sonic Bloom follower Pol Tow shared his way to quickly throw together Drum Racks.
There are a lot of free Ableton Live and Max for Live Packs available at Ableton's website alone, and there are tons of premium packs to choose from. Most of them come with an included help lesson that is opened
The free SB Clicks & Pops Live Pack is yet another one based on sounds from my own library. The name reflects the source samples, namely clicks and pops. I recorded them ages ago, when I was still using Fruity
One of the many tutorials on this website explains how to create your own template set for Ableton Live. Recently someone asked, if it was possible to use multiple template sets. Sonic Bloom reader Michael DeLisio gave a useful tip,
This video tutorial shows an often overlooked feature in Ableton Live, an easy trick to keep your tracks always correctly numbered, even if you reorder them. I was reminded of it when a producer who'd been working with Live for
Another year is coming to a close. 2016 was another difficult one for me due to health issues. There'll be lots to look forward to for next year though - for you and me... Let's have a look at the
By now, I've released a lot of free skins for Ableton Live. 47 to be exact. In the last few months, I've gone over all of them individually and improved them, as there are so many details to consider. Different
In this new tutorial in my Ableton Live Insider Tips video series it's all about the clip launch modes, that are only available for clips in the Session View. I explain the four available modes: Trigger, Gate, Toggle and Repeat.
I'm currently working on a collaboration with a good friend. For our first song together, we rummaged through my sound library under Machines and Mechanical. It inspired this free Live Pack that includes two racks, one Drum Rack, one Instrument