Matt’s Monthly Eurorack Dig: MFB SEQ-02

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Every month, I’m going to pick a Eurorack Module I’m particularly excited by and attempt to share a few good reasons why I like it! Last month, I picked Noise Engineering’s fantastic little VCA & AR Envelope, Sinclastic Empulatrix. This month, I’m going to pick something I often use to trigger my SE: MFB’s SEQ-02… Read more »

Controlling the Controllers: A Primer on Using Max 4 Live to Repurpose Controllers, Part 1

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The world of controllers has evolved quite rapidly since I started using computers for music back in 2009. The choices are almost endless, and you can get your hands on almost any configuration of knobs, buttons, sliders, and even touch screens. Along with these controllers, integration options have evolved right along side. There are complex… Read more »

Softstep Single Clip

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This is an Ableton Live Control Script and a Softstep preset that allows you to navigate a Live session with a single clip in focus. Useful for recording Audio/MIDI loops into the session view. Simply drop the script into your MIDI Remote scripts folder, import the preset, and you’re good to go. Controls: Key 0… Read more »

Interview with Robbie Barr (Childish Gambino, Passion Pit, Ryn Weaver)

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Go to a big show, any show, and you’ll find a flurry of action in the wings, backstage and behind the scenes.  Key players and professionals who’s mastery of their craft ensures that, come hell or high water, the show goes on.  These are the technical wizards, lighting ninjas and superstar audio engineers who make the production a PRODUCTION. We recently interviewed… Read more »