Sidechain filter + gate = Superchaining

Superchaining (sidechain compression + filter + gate) – I came across sidechain filtering in ableton after discovering two new musicians; Purity Ring and Breakbot. The first time I heard Purity Ring ‘Lofticries’ [listen here] I had never heard a sound like it, the combination of organic vocal sounds paired with electronic modulations intrigued me. I …

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Leapmotion – Hands on ableton control

Leapmotion + GECO + Ableton control script  A colleague and founder of Enable Music education lent me his leapmotion controller for a little while (thanks Tom!). Leapmotion is an infrared sensor that detects your hand movements which can then be turned into HI or MIDI data.  I found it pretty cool but wanted it to …

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