Month: October 2013

Tune in to Live Streaming Halloween Electronica Show Oct 31st at 6pm Mountain / Midnight GMT

I will be streaming live October 31st at 6PM Mountain/Midnight GMT to bring you a special Halloween Edition of SciFi Electronica Live with all original music. Segments on the show will include music and sound from: Recordings of sound design cues I composed/produced for haunted houses Recordings from the album NO GHOSTS. JUST FEAR.which released…

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“9 Box” AudioCubes Interactive Installation will be at Mountain Oasis Festival 2013 at Dr. Bob’s Interactive Sonic Experience

HUGE news! I’ll be helping out the awesome The Bob Moog Foundation at the Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit. I’ll be flying out to bring my multi-player "9 Box" Percussa AudioCubes casual instrument/interactive installation to be a part of the “expanded Dr. Bob’s Interactive Sonic Experience”. What an honor! I can’t wait. If you'll be…

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Elektron Releases Octatrack OS 1.25B

Elektron has released OS 1.25B. Octatrack OS 1.25b introduces small usability tweaks and squashes a few bugs. Read more and download from the Octatrack Downloads page. According to the readme file in the zip file here is what’s new. List of changes from Octatrack DPS-1 OS 1.25 to 1.25B Changes Holding [FUNCTION], snap functionality has…

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MacProVideo.com Videos on Ableton Push Will 1) Help you Decide if Push is Right for you 2) Shorten Your Learning Curve

I waited  to buy an Ableton Push until recently as I wanted the dust to settle a bit knowing there would be incremental updates. The 9.1 beta offered more Push features which piqued my interest. Of course before taking the plunge I went back and watched the Ableton videos on push and some user videos.…

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Tune-In to SciFi Electronica Show #2 Sunday Oct.13th at 3pm MDT (21:00 GMT)

I’ll be live streaming Sunday Oct 13th at 3PM MDT (21:00 GMT). Tune in and chat at  http://mixlr.com/markmoshermusic. http://mixlr.com/markmoshermusic/embedMarkMosherMusic is on Mixlr Update: If you missed the show listen to the replay here https://soundcloud.com/markmosher/scifi-electronica-episode-002, or here http://mixlr.com/markmoshermusic/showreel/scifi-electronica-episode-002-with-mark-mosher/. I'll be doing a segment focusing on some of my remix work and will be joined by guest…

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How to Use ElectraX Synth with Ableton Push Pad Pressure and Use Ribbon Controller Like a Mod Wheel

I finally got my hands on a Push. I’m going through songs in my existing live show and tweaking synths to be even more expressive with Push’s aftertouch and ribbon controller. In this post I’ll be focusing on the wonderful ElectraX synth by Tone2 Audiosoftware but the same concepts apply to any synthesizer that allows…

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Ableton Announces Four New Premium Max for Live Devices Including Video FX

Ableton just announced new premium Max for Live devices. Note, I think this is the first time Ableton has released “premium” devices and prices range between $24 and $39. The embedded video below offers an overview.   Here is a description of the effects from the Ableton site. Spectrum Effects by Amazing Noises Spectrum Effects…

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How to Run Your Elektron Octatrack (and Other Elektron Gear or Gear that Runs on DC) on Battery Power with the Tekkeon myPower ALL Plus MP3450i

Almost immediately after buying my Octatrack I wanted to go mobile with it. I saw a post on the old Elektron-User forum where a user BIRDSINBRANCHES mentioned the Tekkeon myPower ALL Plus MP3450i Battery. I picked one up at B&H fro $139. Options The unit ships with a little bag of 5 tips (you can…

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