Photos and Video From the Pacific Northwest Spring 2013 Synthfest

I finally got around to gathering and posting photos from my trip to Seattle. There are videos popping on YouTube of my performance as well. I also wanted to give a shout out Lunchbox Audio who were kind enough to loan me a Theremin for the show!!! Definitely checkout their store and web site. PHOTOS … Continue reading Photos and Video From the Pacific Northwest Spring 2013 Synthfest

What Will U-He Announce at Musikmesse 2013?

I just saw this on KVR - http://www.kvraudio.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=377987. - we'll showcase Bazille 1.0 (to be released in June/July) - we'll showcase Satin (tape machine emulation, due in May) - we might showcase Presswerk, a massive compressor (ui pending) - we'll have a Digital oscillator module for Diva - we'll have a new "Uhbie" filter module … Continue reading What Will U-He Announce at Musikmesse 2013?

Great Pairing FabFilter Plugs + AudioCube

I’m arriving late to the FabFilter party, but I did bring an AudioCube. It’s super easy to map AudioCubes to FabFilter plug parameters. Just hit the plus sign, add a “New MIDI Source” for each cube face you want to be a modulation source. Set the source to “Controller” and match the MIDI CC setting … Continue reading Great Pairing FabFilter Plugs + AudioCube

View Mindmap of What’s New in Ableton Live 9

Every month I host the Boulder Synthesizer Meetup which is the 2nd Tuesday of every month. This month I delivered a “What’s New in Live 9” talk along with Darwin Grosse from Cycling ‘74. To prep for the meetup, I dug through the Ableton web site and Live 9 manual and then documented the new … Continue reading View Mindmap of What’s New in Ableton Live 9

Listen to “Falling” Sound Design Experiment with Live 9 + Max for Live Convolution Reverb Pro Using IR Made with Pitch-to-MIDI Absynth Patch

I was experimenting with Live 9’s new pitch-to-MIDI and Max for Live Convolution Reverb Pro a few days back and come up with this idea.     Here is the process I followed. I started with a vocal sample by the wonderful artist Snowflake (CC-BY-NC faccmixter.org/files/snowflake/37827). BTW I remixed one of her tracks last year … Continue reading Listen to “Falling” Sound Design Experiment with Live 9 + Max for Live Convolution Reverb Pro Using IR Made with Pitch-to-MIDI Absynth Patch

Watch Max For Live Mono Sequencer Primer Videos

Via http://cycling74.com/. Matthew Davidson, the developer of the new Mono Sequencer device, gives us a quickstart primer on using this creative MIDI effect. Watch for new videos over the coming weeks! Live 9 Mono Sequencer - Episode 1 Live 9 Mono Sequencer - Episode 2 Mark Mosher Composer, Performer Synthesist Boulder, CO

Watch 45 Minute Depeche Mode Set from Live on Letterman Webcast

Depeche Mode performed a 45 minute set on Live on Letterman webcast series to promote their upcoming album Delta Machine. Here is a video of the entire performance. More on the tour and album here http://www.depechemode.com/  Watch full concert performance. http://can.cbs.com/thunder/player/chrome/canplayer.swf?pid=zp7H75bY6OpK&partner=cbs&gen=1 Here is the set list via Consequence of Sound. Intro Angel Should Be Higher … Continue reading Watch 45 Minute Depeche Mode Set from Live on Letterman Webcast

Live 9 + M4L Tips: Modulating Buffer Shuffler 2.0 Patterns with LFO

I’ve really been enjoying the new and refreshed Max for Live devices in Live 9.  Buffer Shuffler 2.0 is really great. Here is a fun tip. 1) Create a variety of patterns 2) To cycle through the patterns, drop in the LFO M4L device. Click the map button and then click on one of the … Continue reading Live 9 + M4L Tips: Modulating Buffer Shuffler 2.0 Patterns with LFO

See You at The Pacific Northwest Synthfest March 16th in Seattle

I’ll be flying up from Boulder to Seattle next weekend for the Pacific Northwest Synthfest on March 16th. I’m playing my Dark SciFi Controllerism set with original songs from my albums along with some unreleased material. I’ll be debuting my new 2013 show with interactive visuals with live camera input (teaser photos here) and will … Continue reading See You at The Pacific Northwest Synthfest March 16th in Seattle

Alien Vanguard Soundset for Waldorf Blofeld by HG Fortune and Dimitri Schkoda

Waldorf has released a new sounds set - Alien Vanguard Soundset for Waldorf Blofeld by HG Fortune and Dimitri Schkoda. What sets this Alien Vanguard soundset apart are the waves by HG Fortune, extending the sonic range of the Waldorf Blofeld into far outer space. This soundset features mostly patches for Ambient, Soundscapes and Atmospherics, … Continue reading Alien Vanguard Soundset for Waldorf Blofeld by HG Fortune and Dimitri Schkoda