Video: Gary Numan Full Performance from Recent Appearance on KEXP

I'm really looking forward to Gary Numan's next studio Album "Spinter" which is due out Oct 14th. Here is a video which includes some of the new songs to give you a taste of what's to come - "Gary Numan - Full Performance (Live on KEXP)". Thanks to friend and electronic musician Scott Patire for … Continue reading Video: Gary Numan Full Performance from Recent Appearance on KEXP

Anthony Distefano Celebrates Steve Reich’s Birthday with NI Absynth Video “Pulses from Music for 18 Musicians”

My friend and Absynth guru Anthony Distefano shared a video in celebration of Steve Reich’s birthday. My Absynth version of Steve Reich's Pulses from Music for 18 Musicians.This was all done using Absynth's envelopes. Links: http://www.stevereich.com/ http://anthonydistefano.bandcamp.com/ Mark Mosher Electronic Musician | Composer | Sound Designer | Performer Boulder, CO

Ableton 9.1 Beta – Dual Monitor Support, Push Melodic Step Sequencer

Others have reported on the Ableton Live 9.1 beta but I wanted to mention it here in light of the Maschine updates and since I use both Live and Maschine. First off here is the announcement page - https://www.ableton.com/en/blog/live-91-announced-dual-monitor-support-push-step-sequencer-and-more/. The big features are: Dual monitor support allowing. Push can new dew melodic step sequencing as … Continue reading Ableton 9.1 Beta – Dual Monitor Support, Push Melodic Step Sequencer

Modulate This! Synth Blog Turns 8

Modulate This! just turned 8 years old – woot! Looking Back In looking back at last year’s posts here are some categories which were areas of focus and also were were popular with readers. http://www.modulatethis.com/ableton_live/ - With the launch of Live 9 this category was quite popular. One article of note was “View Mindmap of … Continue reading Modulate This! Synth Blog Turns 8

Native Instruments Video: Announcing Maschine Studio and Maschine 2.0

Just saw this video on Create Digital Music’s “Hands-on Visual Tour: What’s New in Maschine 2 Software, Maschine Studio Hardware“ post and wanted to pass it along. Man the screens look gorgeous and NI really is doing some interesting things with the displays and the visual feedback. Watch embedded video If you'd like to following … Continue reading Native Instruments Video: Announcing Maschine Studio and Maschine 2.0

New Native Instruments Maschine 2.0 Software + Maschine Studio Controller

Well I was just about to close the lid on my laptop and I saw the above photo on Amazona.de facebook page! Yes folks, that’s the brand new Maschine Studio. Well I jumped right over to their site and found a preview article loaded with photos and details of this new hardware along with details … Continue reading New Native Instruments Maschine 2.0 Software + Maschine Studio Controller