Some of the Best Free Live Packs

From exotic instruments and soundscapes to weird Operator patches and strange sounds, tight kicks and glitchy blips, here are some of the best free Ableton Live Packs and Presets collected for you.

Instrument Presets or Racks:

Free Effect Racks:

Anything I've forgotten that should be included? Any favourites?

By |2017-02-02T20:21:33+00:00March 14th, 2013|Freebies|17 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.


  1. AfroDJMac February 27, 2013 at 00:00 - Reply

    I’ve got a ton of stuff on my site.
    I just found your site recently and love it. Thanks for everything you do!

  2. Andrey March 3, 2013 at 20:32 - Reply

    + 111 :) Deliciously selected items are posted here.

  3. Jethroe March 15, 2013 at 20:50 - Reply

    Thanks for the traffic love your site too.

    • Madeleine March 15, 2013 at 21:14 - Reply

      You’re welcome. Cheers from a former colleague. :)

  4. Nick Dwyer April 1, 2013 at 13:19 - Reply

    Just for your readers, as I know you are already aware of these via Twitter…

    Free Ableton Live 9 Instrument Packs available by Whitebox over at

    Thanks for driving the increase in my web visits to date.



  5. Will May 4, 2013 at 14:06 - Reply

    Thanks for the links M, much appreciated! The Moog drum machine one seems to be down though. Would you be able to link it some other way?



    • Madeleine May 4, 2013 at 15:45 - Reply

      Thanks for letting me know. I found a working link and updated it.

  6. Sanjo October 24, 2013 at 07:33 - Reply

    I’ve had the “NY Style Compression FX Rack” for awhile now and it is great!

  7. Ander December 25, 2013 at 18:41 - Reply

    Analog Anomalies seems to be no longer available from Puremagnetik… Does someone have a link to share?

  8. mj.vishwa July 20, 2014 at 11:54 - Reply

    please provide latest music samples for free download

  9. Paul July 21, 2014 at 20:32 - Reply

    Here is a free pack from us here at The Minimal System Group. Studio Tools –

  10. Vivienne November 22, 2015 at 05:33 - Reply

    Hi Madelein.
    Thank you for your work … i really appreciate it :)
    but how can i download the ableton packs … ?
    when i click on the link i come to the ableton page but there is no downloadlink …

    • Madeleine Bloom November 22, 2015 at 06:14 - Reply

      Then you’re not logged in yet. If you log in, then you’ll see the download link at Ableton.

  11. Branden J Saager October 16, 2016 at 23:27 - Reply


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