That Sound has announced the release of its latest sample library, Boots + Claps. Boots + Claps is the latest That Sound
Loopmasters has launched a sale on two video tutorial courses from Producertech. Chill Trap and Future Bass Production with Maschine is a
For those interested, Soundfly has a post up explaining granular synthesis here. Click through for the full post and be sure to check out their other tutorials.
“When it comes to sampling and Ableton, there are an overwhelming number of methods for turning almost any recorded sound into a functional musical tabula rasa. From simply dragging and dropping a recording into a track and splicing
Why do you make music? You make music because you feel something – and you found it because you felt something.
And what’s the point of music technology? It’s to put us in that space, to give us access to those feelings, and then to translate them to others.
That’s the message in a TEDx video from Perth, Australia, by stellar electronic one-human performer Claudio. And she puts it perfectly, in a way that perhaps people who love music but haven’t become full-time musicians can fully understand. So she walks through her performance rig – if you’re reading this site, you know all about that part. But she also puts perfectly what the essence of all of this is. Quote:
It’s technology, and technology is fickle …
But it’s the price that I’m willing to pay for this feeling as close to the source as electronically, technologically, humanly possible right now, for as little as possible to be lost in the conversion. For the essence of who we are to not be lost in translation.
Thanks to King Britt for sharing this. King for his part recently debuted an intense and emotional performance of his own, relating to police abuse and violence, and always reminds me of the importance of being true to your deepest feelings.
Claudio is Rachel Claudio, now based in Paris, France. She played with King at Ableton’s first Loop event.
Catch her latest music:
(Ha, great tagline – “Frustrated ninja. Buttons & knobs.”)
She’s perhaps best known for covering Sia – check out her terrific, tight performance (which also made a big splash on French national television, with far more views than this YouTube vid):
Meet her in this bio, covering her journey from Australia to France. In French:
Or in English:
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Version 11.0 of the Blocs music making app for iOS introduces Blocs Export, allowing you to send your Blocs Wave creations directly
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Ableton has announced the release of Beat Tools, a sound pack featuring more than 120 Drum and Instrument Racks, over 180 loops
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