Ableton Certified Trainer DJ Vespers starts a new series of tutorials with a special guest, renown sound designer Myagi. Follow along as Myagi demonstrates how to use Analog, Ableton's analog modeling synth, along with Live's native devices, to create a riser effect for transitions in your tracks.
Your bass sound could use some more character - how about a...sample of a toilet flushing? Using granular synthesis, filters, and other sound design tools, everyday sounds can be sculpted into textures that enhance your music. In a new tutorial, Ableton Certified Trainer Vespers demonstrates how to create these textures, using the Granulator II by Monolake for Max for Live, and Live 9's effects:
Vespers has also made a selection of foley samples for granular sound design available as a free download from his site.