5 Free Max for Live Devices to Enhance Ableton Push’s Features

This week I've been checking out various Max for Live devices for you that were made to add to or improve Push's functionality. Here are the ones I liked best.

Keyboard Control

Keyboard Control

Adds Mod Wheel, Sustain, After Touch, Foot Control, Patch and Bank selection, mod reset and panic buttons as well as note and MIDI CC display.

Download Keyboard Control



A similar, but simpler device, that when placed before a synth gives you a knob for Modulation wheel (cc01) and another knob to scale aftertouch from 127 to zero.

Download Putility

Safe Performance Push

Safe Push Performance

This device provides the ability to individually disable potentially dangerous or useless buttons on Push during a live performance.

Download Safe Push Performance


Audio Clip Trimmer - Push

A little helper tool to make trimming audio clips with Push (or other midi controllers) easier.

Download Audio Clip Trimmer - Push

Parameter Masher

Parameter Masher

Gives you the possibility to send 64 fixed values to 8 possible parameters by one of three triggering modes (two different momentary ones). It also works with other MIDI controllers.

Download Parameter Masher


Which Max for Live device is your favourite? Any good ones that should be included?

This way for heaps more Max for Live devices & tips.

By |2017-02-02T20:18:09+00:00November 8th, 2013|Max for Live|2 Comments

About the Author:

Madeleine Bloom is a musician, producer, multi-instrumentalist and singer from Berlin. She studied Electroacoustic Music at the Franz Liszt Conservatory. In the last few years she's worked as a technical support for Ableton and has helped countless people with her in-depth knowledge of Ableton Live, various other music apps as well as audio engineering.


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