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Sound Design Challenge: Recreating the Kygo / Matoma / Thomas Jack Style

Ableton Massive Remake Sound Design Tropical House

We were asked to and worked out a new tutorial showing you how to make the sound of Matoma, Kygo, Thomas Jack and others with Ableton Live. We used Ableton Live 9 Suite, Massive 1.3.xx and the ableton packs The Forge by Hecq, The Grand Piano, Sound Objects Light, Orchestral Woodwinds.     Audio preview of our remake (using other MIDI files):    Grab your copy of this tropical style template here (instrumentals (midis) differ from the video version):  http://bit.ly/pml_s_tmp_tropical We also offer a complete Tropical House Pack.    Keywords: Ableton Live Template with saxophone, saxo, kygo style, .als file download, free kygo .als...

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Sound Design Challenge: Remake of Coyote Kisses Revive - Future Bass ChillTrap Style - using Ableton and NI Massive

Ableton Massive Remake Sound Design Vst

  We received some requests on a remake for Coyote Kisses' track "Revive". We really enjoyed the tune and accepted the challenge to design a remake using Ableton Live 9 Suite and NI Massive - no other third party plugins. Their style might be described as something between future bass, chillstep and trap. We've put together a couple of tutorials showing the in-depth work on vocal chops, drums, bass and instrument layer shaping.   Grab your copy of this advanced style template here (instrumentals (midis) differ from coyote kisses version):  http://bit.ly/pml_s_tmp_neon   Keywords: Ableton Live Template, .als file download, coyote...

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Challenge: Remaking the Ten Walls signature sound using Ableton only

Ableton Remake Sound Design

We handed ourselves another production challenge. We listened to the new track "Sparta" by Ten Walls and decided to give it a shot a remake the basic feel and the signature sounds using only Ableton Live 9 Suite (and 2 Ableton Packs: Orchestral Brasses and Orchestral Woodwinds). We worked with 3 grouped stems in this project. Stem 1 for the drumming, #2 for the bass sounds (the bass sound is pretty similar to the bass sound in Ten Walls' 2014 banger "Walking with elephants") and #3 for pads, woodwinds and brasses. So the tutorial below consists more or less equally of...

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Turning your 8 bar loop idea into a fully arranged track (Ableton Live Tutorial)

Ableton Creativity Music Production Skills

  We got this message the other day: "The biggest issue for me is how to take a cool 8-bar loop (which I've made many of!) and turn it into a good 120-bar song. Arrangement, transitions, variations in chords, melody, drums, etc." You're probably familiar with the problem. You have a nice idea for a beat that lasts 8 bars (sometimes 4 or 16 as well). You like the idea, but you're not sure how to make a full track out of it. So in this video we're going to try to help you come up with some ideas for...

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Remaking Disclosure - You & Me Flume Remix

Ableton Remake

While on vacation with Tom, we were messing around with some sounds and ended up remaking Flume's remix of Disclosure "You and Me" on a simplified scale. I thought I'd share that with the producers among you guys.     Related Files: Midi Files: Download them through a like on our facebook page Ableton ALS Project-File (instrument only, other MIDIs used): Go to project files   Keywords: Ableton Live Template, .als file download, free .als midi files download, ableton alp free download, massive vst chillstep chilltrap future bass presets free download, zipped ableton file zippy, What So Not Style Template .als Ableton, Flume Style ableton, Disclosure - You &...

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