How do you make a tune? Do you start with samples? Instruments? In Session View or Arrangement? This post on Answers asks these fundamental questions, and we're curious to see what the community has to say ourselves. So what works for you, and what do you think it might help ...
Performing electronic music live can be tricky - how much do you want to use loops? How much do you want to play in live? How do you want to use controllers, or external hardware effects/acoustic instruments?
It might seem daunting to think of what you need for a live performance - thankfully, Certified Trainer and experienced live performer Timo Preece has your back. In a new tutorial article for AskAudio Magazine, Timo shares his process for brainstorming and then fleshing out what is needed for a live performance setup.
Plus, don't miss another recent article in AskAudio, reviewing the functions of the Max for Live-based sequencer, Instant Haus.