Check out how to create a chunky house loop in Ableton Live! This video is part of this weeks collection of Tech Tips from Volume 16! http://www.sonicacademy.com/Training+… You can watch more free videos from this course athttp://www.sonicacademy.com/Training+…

Today we’ve got an exclusive quick Maschine video from live performer and finger drummer Bass Kleph. In this tutorial, he’s sharing some of his favorite techniques for taking a single sound from a full song and creating dynamic, playable samples out of that sound. Maschine makes it incredibly easy to get sounds ready to sample, with just a few steps to quickly get a few copies of your starting sample into the unit’s pads. Load a full song into the first position on a Maschine group Hit the Sampling button to enable sample-trigger mode. Hit the Edit button, and then adjust the start/end points to find the single sound you want to isolate Switch to “Truncate” in the left Maschine LCD and press “Apply” – this puts the sound into a standalone file and removes the rest of the song. Use Duplicate to make two more copies of the sample Then you’re set to use one of the ways that Bass Kleph outlines in the video above to length a sample and make it more usable for a live routine or a remix. Changing the play type to ADSR and link two of the samples together – making one short and punchy and one time stretched Read more…

Catch Gigabeat artists Pantoja and Miami Bryce at  You and I Are Love Sat Feb 1st!   Saturday February 8th at the TSL lounge ( The Social Lubricant) We will be curating 12 of Miami’s local emerging artists along with music, live painting and killer drink specials! DOORS OPEN @ 8pm : 8pm -10pm – with a $5.00 donation to You And I Are Love you will receive a complimentary drink from Miami Club Rum. !!!!!Drink Special!!!!!! $7.00 PBR & Jameson House Handcrafted cocktail specials!!! LIVE MUSIC: Ricardo Pantoja Miamibryce Wyatt Ydiz Meagher (Telekinetik Walrus) Denise Phaxas Brady Jacob (Skinny Hendrix) Komakozie LIVE PAINTING: Tesoro Carolina Leah Guzman Jon Free Yuhmi Collective Artists Line up TO BE ANNOUNCED….