Chord Pitcher is a Max for Live audio effect that can re-pitch a sound to 4 different ratios in real time, to up to four octaves up or down. This can be great to use with any monophonic instrument, synth
If you master your own tracks in Ableton Live and have Max for Live, you're gonna like this free Max for Live audio effect by Alex Philipp. Referencer helps you compare your mastered track to commercial tracks or pink noise.
Last week, a new cat has been added to the Max for Cats collection. BENGAL, a semi-modular FM synth, available on Ableton. As you may know, there are also great Max for Live devices to be had on Sonic Bloom.
This week I have another simple, yet effective free Max for Live effect to mention. TransPan is a transient driven panner. This means depending on the transients of the incoming signal, the audio is panned left or right. This can
After a fairly long break due to ongoing health issues I'm back with regular posts about cool new Max for Live devices. A lot of them free. Autosputter by ldmdevices is one of them. It's got a design more in
Verbotron by Max for Cats, a great free Max for Live reverb, got overhauled. Version 1.1 now features Push mappings and a redesigned interface which features a handy visual representation of the reverb parameters. It uses the original Gigaverb algorithm by Juhana Sadeharju which is also known as "Gverb" in Audacity.
Updated: Random seed function now also MIDI and key mappable Electronic music needs some wild sounds thrown in sometimes. That’s why Max for Cats created the Ploid! device. And best of all, it's free for all Max for Live users. We hope you will have lots of fun with it!
There are a lot of free Live Packs available from Ableton alone, but a lot of people don't even realise it and thus, miss out on some quality presets and loops. Not all of these Live Packs listed below will be available for everyone. This depends on the type of license you have for Ableton Live. Just follow the links and see if you can download them for free.
When you download and install Live 9 Suite, only the Core Library is included. What a lot of people don't know is that you can download and install further individual Live Packs from Ableton for free. By now, there are 16 more packs for Max for Live you might not have, but want.
While the Simpler now offers pad slicing, you still can't record into it, but need to drop samples in. This is where SlicR by Benjamin Van Esser comes in. It's a simple slicing device, great for some quick and dirty slicing. It's supposed to be used in conjunction with the included SendSlicR~ device. The device enables performers to play slices of live recorded audio (or pre-recorded samples) on the fly.