New Photo Album and Notes On Social Media and "Home Turf Brand Equity"

I just started publishing pictures into a photo album off of one of my hosted accounts. There are some fun pics of me with gear and wearing swag in different locations. I’ve posted some of these shots on various social media sites in the past and some shots are exclusive to this album. Obviously, there … Continue reading New Photo Album and Notes On Social Media and "Home Turf Brand Equity"

Ableton Live 8.1 Now Online – New File Format Introduced

I just saw this on the Ableton Forum: We just released the latest Live 8 version, Live 8.1. The main focus of that 8.1 version is the release for the "Max for Live" product. Additionally, Live 8.1 contains a bunch of bugfixes compared to Live 8.0.9. (A corresponding change log will follow soon). Please ONLY … Continue reading Ableton Live 8.1 Now Online – New File Format Introduced

A Video Roundup of Sampling Past and Present

I’ve been sampling since the 80’s when I got an Ensoniq Mirage. I’ve since moved on to software and now use Ableton Sampler, and Camel Audio Alchemy for sample-based work these days. I still find sample-based sound design fascinating and recently found some cool videos which illustrate how far we’ve come over the last few … Continue reading A Video Roundup of Sampling Past and Present