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Meet the Makers: Ableton Developers at Work

sapofrio - Cool With Me (original mix)

Go behind the scenes at Ableton with a documentary on the developers behind the software - FACT Magazine: Music News, New Music.

<b>Code is human too.</b><p>Since its first release in 2001 <b>Ableton Live</b> has become an industry standard, especially for those seeking to take their music from …

Guitar Chalk Sessions: A Clean Guide to Understanding Seventh Chords

<i>This is a compressed version of The Complete Guide to Actually Understanding Seventh Chords, which is published at guitarchalk.com. Both versions</i> …

Electric Guitar

How to use a spectrum analyser to help with EQing

<b>While our ears are the ultimate judge of whether or not a mix is satisfactory, no human ear or item of reproductive equipment is perfect. As such,</b> …

Review: Novation Audiohub 2x4 Audio Interface and USB Hub

The Artiphon INSTRUMENT 1 Is A Symphony, Rock Band And DJ In The Palm Of Your Hand

It’s just four days in and Artiphon INSTRUMENT 1, the electronic device that can become almost any instrument you want it to be has already surpassed its Kickstarter goal by almost $250,000.<p>The Artiphon INSTRUMENT 1 allows you to play hundreds of instruments on one device in a number of different …

Music Festivals

How to optimise your DAW for better performance

<b>Once you've got all of the power-hungry kinks worked out of your system, you may still need to optimise your projects in your DAW in order to get the</b> …

32 photos that will make you want to travel to Iceland

Most of the island is an uninhabited landscape of jagged lava rock, fields of bright green moss, hot springs, towering waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.<p>Many visitors say that the country is reminiscent of another world.<p>Plus, it is a perfect place for any adventurous traveler — visitors to the …

European Travel

Perfect Guitar Pedal Order with Steve Vai

Guitar

10 útiles consejos para combatir la procrastinación

Se dice fácil pero combatir la procrastinación no es tarea sencilla, se requiere esfuerzo, compromiso y unos pequeños consejos que aquí te …

Tips for Creating House Remix Beats - Sample from a New Course

Así es el rockstar más grande de la industria de los videojuegos

Todo empezó como un hobby. Algo a lo que el joven sueco Markus "Notch" Persson se dedicaba en su tiempo libre, después de su jornada laboral. Él …

Las sorprendentes desventajas de ser demasiado bello

<b>¿Se puede ser demasiado hermoso? Aquellos con la suerte de tener unas facciones simétricas y una figura llamativa, ¿viven en una nube de halagos? ¿O deben pagar un precio por ello?</b><p>Seguramente es un problema que difícilmente tendremos que enfrentar muchos de nosotros. En todo caso, quizá podríamos …

Your Brain On LSD

For some people, they’re the recipe for one heck of a party. For others, they’re dangerous, one-way tickets to trouble that deserve their illegal …

Coachella Who? 16 of the Coolest, Most Affordable Summer Music Festivals

Music makes the world go ’round, making us feel productive, inspired and energized. We’re huge fans of powerhouse music festivals like Coachella and Bonnaroo, except for when tickets sell out fast and are oh-so expensive. This year, try switching up your music game and experiencing an …

Festivals

10 pensamientos que te pueden ayudar a conseguir más proyectos

<b>El pensamiento es la mayor de las libertades que pueden existir y nunca deberíamos permitir que nos lo secuestren. A pesar de que la sociedad o</b> …

Leonard Charles Improv no 1: Ableton LIVE Push, D50, Shruthi

5 herramientas para mantenerte concentrado mientras trabajas

Si eres de los que se distraen fácilmente cuando más trabajo necesitan realizar, estas herramientas para mantenerte concentrado te serán de mucha …

Cómo evitar los antojos o esos impulsos irrefrenables por comer algo dulce o salado

¿Presentas antojos con frecuencia?<p>Aunque las ganas de comer por antojo se suele relacionar con periodos de ansiedad, en muchos casos son señales que …

What Makes an Electric Guitar Sound Like an Electric Guitar

A series of happy accidents and analog technologies led to the weird sound effects of the 1950s and beyond. An Object Lesson.<p>There’s an old joke in the technology industry: If a product has a problem, simply sell it as a feature. The electric-guitar-effects industry is no different. Music has often …

Guitar

7 errores evitables antes de ir a la imprenta

<b>Ya tenemos nuestro trabajo diseñado. En la pantalla tiene muy buena pinta, pero ¿saldrá de la imprenta cómo yo me lo he imaginado en mi cabeza? Hace</b> …

Sam Sloan - 4U Live Performance

How to widen a mix using mid/side processing

<b>Mid/side processing is a hugely powerful but widely misunderstood concept, originating from a microphone technique designed to emulate the way in</b> …

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …