In advance of a new version of their DrumK device, Max for Live developers K-Devices have released EXT, a free step modulator for Max for Live with some experimental options. Check out a video of EXT in action below:
If you have Max for Live, then chances are you've already spent some time with the wealth of ready-made devices available for it. There's 100+ devices that come with Max for Live, plus over 800 more available for free online.
In a new tutorial series, Anthony Arroyo, the blogger behind The Ableton Cookbook, takes on small introductory projects that are perfect for dipping your toe into creating new devies with Max for Live. In the first entry, watch as Anthony builds a simple arpeggiator from scratch:
You can follow the series, featuring tutorials from Anthony and collaborator Nate Crepeault, at The Ableton Cookbook.