It's been quite a while since I made these video tutorial about all the extra features you can unlock with the help of the Options.txt in Ableton Live. Back then they made a huge splash. You may already know them,
Hard to believe, but Sonic Bloom already turns 3 today. A big thank you to everyone who’s been following this blog, registered or got one of my courses or Max for Live Packs by Max for Cats. Thanks as well for joining me on Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and YouTube.
It's dark and cold here in Berlin, the smell of frost already in the air. Not such good time for outdoors activities perhaps, but a great time for the creative minded. For the entire month of December you can save 20% on all courses and Max for Live Packs on Sonic Bloom. You can save even more on bundles.
Now that summer in the northern hemisphere is drawing to a close and the weather isn't as inviting anymore to do stuff outdoors, it's the time we start spendinf more hours in the studio making music again. From now until September 23 - the autumn equinox this year - you can save 20% on all courses and Max for Live devices on Sonic Bloom. You can save even more on bundles.
Ned Rush has created quite a few nice Max for Live devices. Now you can get them as one neat bundle. They're sound design tools and performance enhancers and are used by artists like Richard Devine and Moldover.
Matthew Davidson, better known as Stretta, has created a suite of 10 Max for Live devices for Live 9 containing 3 audio and MIDI effects each as well 4 MIDI instruments. He calls them 'Live 9 Inspiration Tools'.
Whitebox Synth Makers have made quite an impressive collection of free Max 4 Live Plug-ins. There's a lot of synths, a sample player, an ambient and percussive instruments.
Suite 9 will come not only with Max for Live, but also with quite a lot of fantastic new Max for Live tools. To make things more thrilling, there's a new video by Ableton showing those devices in action.
Did you ever want the possibility to detach the Session View mixer in Live so you don't have to toggle between the views anymore? Well, you can now, provided you also have Max for Live.