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by dead_money
Fri Feb 25, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: APC20 and Live 8.1 - Trouble getting started
Replies: 1
Views: 277

APC20 and Live 8.1 - Trouble getting started

So out of the box the APC20 I just bought (brand new) doesn't seem to be working. I turned on all the right controls in the preferences, and one thing seems peculiar which may be causing it to not work properly. And that is in the controller surfaces menu the only option is APC40 for some reason in ...
by dead_money
Sun Aug 08, 2010 2:23 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Sound quality issues
Replies: 6
Views: 410

Sound quality issues

Here's a simple problem: I've been noticing that the music I have been producing (via Live) doesn't have that full sound that you get from professionally mastered music (a 320 kbps mp3 for example). Usually I'll record what I've made in Live through a mixer to digital 8 track where I have more contr...
by dead_money
Thu Jul 29, 2010 9:03 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: padKontrol vs. MPD
Replies: 18
Views: 3567

Re: padKontrol vs. MPD

Yeah, I've already ordered the nanoKontrol. Thanks for all the great advice!
by dead_money
Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:39 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: padKontrol vs. MPD
Replies: 18
Views: 3567

padKontrol vs. MPD

Anyone have experience with using Korg's padKontrol drum pad midi controller and Akai's MPD series? I've been using the padKontrol for a while now but I sometimes find myself wanting more knobs and maybe a few sliders to work with, especially for live manipulation of sounds. The MPD26 looks alright ...
by dead_money
Tue Jul 13, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Trouble assigning pads with padKontrol in Ableton 8 suite
Replies: 4
Views: 673

Trouble assigning pads with padKontrol in Ableton 8 suite

I know this is probably a very basic question to answer and has probably been asked a million times but here is my problem: I am using a Korg padKontrol (the white one) midi controller, and whenever I try to assign pads in midi map mode I get very little to no response. I can assign knob 2 to some o...