Posts with tag ableton-external-controllers

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Review: Ableton Push 2

Push 2 is the new incarnation of Ableton's Live controller and instrument. There's improvements all round and Noah Pred dives in to discover what's changed and how it'll improve your Live workflow.

touchAble 3.1 Celebrate 5 Year Anniversary With Special Deals

Zerodebug announced today that in honor of touchAble's fifth birthday, it is offering 5 days of special deals and discount on its IOS controller app dedicated to Ableton Live. Celebration time!

Review: M-Audio Code 49 MIDI Controller

If you're looking for a solid MIDI controller with lots of lights and great keys and pads, then M-Audio have a treat for you in the shape of their new Code 49. G.W. Childs deciphers the code.

Hacking Novation Launchpad Pro: Quantizing Notes by Scales, Keys and More

The Launchpad Pro is a worthy successor to the Novation Launchpad. And,with an open firmware/API environment, its more customisable with the help of hackers and devs, like Stagecraft Software.

Review: Novation Launchpad Pro

The Launchpad became THE controller for Ableton Live. Now the Novation Launchpad Pro aims to become THE grid instrument for expressive performance in Live & other DAWs. Hollin Jones follows the lights

SENSEL The Morph, The Future Pressure Sensitive Touch Device For Musicians & Artists?

The first of its kind, Sensel Morph promises limitless open-source creative expression for makers and creators and musicians everywhere.

Novation Launchpad Pro Now Available

Novation call it, “The professional grid instrument” and it hardly needs further introduction. This music controller takes the next step up from its ubiquitous predecessor.

AKAI Professional Releases New MPD MIDI Pad Controllers

Akai Pro tell us their new feature-packed MPD MIDI pad controllers give artists unprecedented creative musical firepower with Thick Fat backlit MPC Pads, multiple controls and included software.

Inside Novation: Launchpad Pro Controller from Concept to Completion

Novation's Launchpad is an iconic music controller for Ableton Live and other hardware and software. We talk to Olly Burke, product manager, on how the Launchpad Pro was created & designed on video.

Watch Novation Launchpad Pro On Show in UK at BMC 2015

We’re getting more and more excited by the imminent arrival of the Launchpad Pro by Novation. We first got hands-on with it at NAMM 2015 in January, and so almost 6 months later it’s about to drop…

8x8 Novation Launchpad 2 Now RGB & Industrial Design

The iconic grid instrument for Ableton Live. The 8 x 8 grid - ubiquitous with the evolution of electronic music - gets updated with RGB pads and a new industrial design.

LTC-1 is a Free Lemur & M4L Mixer Touch Controller for Ableton Live

If you're looking for a free iPad touch mixer for Ableton Live which includes a Lemur template and Max for Live device and is FREE, then DSRT Sound's LTC-1 is for you.

Review: LK (iPad and Android Ableton Live & MIDI Controller)

The app formerly known as LIVKONTROL has had a BIG update and a name change. LK is more than an Ableton Live controller and more than an iPad app (it's Android too!) Here's what makes it great.

Creative Sequencing Techniques: Using Push & Ableton Live to Control Elektron Analog Rytm

Ableton Live, Ableton Push, Analog Elektron Rytm. All three are capable and great by themselves. But, what happens when you sync them all together? Timo Preece gets inspired in this tutorial.

Music Controllers: To Map or Not To Map?

Are you distracted by too many choices when it comes to mapping your MIDI controller to your DAW? Exerting too much effort on non-musical tasks? Timo Preece explores auto and manual mapping in-depth.