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by micksmuse
Thu Feb 13, 2014 7:57 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: NOVATION :LAUNCHKEY 49 syncing to LIVE 9
Replies: 3
Views: 1004

NOVATION :LAUNCHKEY 49 syncing to LIVE 9

how many other people out there are pulling what little hair they have left out trying to get launchkey 49 to sync with LIVE 9 on a windows 8 computer? back and forth with novation and ableton support endlessly for the last 3 months. hundreds of ableton crashes later and 3 usb cords from novation st...
by micksmuse
Thu Dec 05, 2013 6:26 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Epic Drum Racks Vol. 1 (free drum machine library/drum rack)
Replies: 70
Views: 17663

Re: Epic Drum Racks Vol. 1 (free drum machine library/drum rack)

thanks so much yoyodyne. got it going and no sample missing errors. one last question. on the 4 bank selector knob. i am assuming i use that to switch banks. when i incrementally go up the bank selector knob nothing happens. i don't have any understanding of this function by the way. i guess it has ...
by micksmuse
Thu Dec 05, 2013 2:41 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Epic Drum Racks Vol. 1 (free drum machine library/drum rack)
Replies: 70
Views: 17663

Re: Epic Drum Racks Vol. 1 (free drum machine library/drum rack)

hi, first off, thanks so much for all your work and for sharing. ok, newbe question. i have never used drum racks. (yea, i know i am nuts or lazy). but this looked too good to pass up so i downloaded the sampler zip opened it. crashed ableton twice when loading but on third try got it to open. i go ...
by micksmuse
Thu Nov 28, 2013 3:10 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: My Launchkey 49 does not auto-map to the pad
Replies: 2
Views: 1173

Re: My Launchkey 49 does not auto-map to the pad

my suggestion is to start a protest and get everyone who is stuck with the same issue to swarm on novation and ableton because i have been suffering from the same annoyance since i got the launchkey. after hours (and i am being kind by saying hours) with novation tech support (who by the way were mo...
by micksmuse
Sat Nov 16, 2013 12:26 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: how to separate individual drum sounds to indiv. midi tracks
Replies: 3
Views: 823

Re: how to separate individual drum sounds to indiv. midi tracks

thanks for taking the time to get back to me. ok, confessions first. i am a neophyte at this. (actually good with oldschool recording) i work mostly in arrangement view on ableton, but i switch to session veiw. and then i click on the midi track i have the drum track from kronos on. i go to browser ...
by micksmuse
Fri Nov 15, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: how to separate individual drum sounds to indiv. midi tracks
Replies: 3
Views: 823

how to separate individual drum sounds to indiv. midi tracks

i am using ableton live 9 with a kronos and using the drum tracks off the kronos. have been recording them direct to ableton on a midi track and then bouncing that midi track through the kronos onto a stereo audio track on ableton as a reference track (so i don't have to keep the kronos on when i am...
by micksmuse
Wed Oct 02, 2013 5:18 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: NOVATION :LAUNCHKEY 49 syncing to LIVE 9
Replies: 2
Views: 702

Re: NOVATION :LAUNCHKEY 49 syncing to LIVE 9

thanks for your response. i checked out the other thread and it seems like the same issue though with launchpad which i would think is the same driver. i will see what i can find out. any other info in the future on it is appreciated. mick
by micksmuse
Wed Oct 02, 2013 4:44 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: NOVATION :LAUNCHKEY 49 syncing to LIVE 9
Replies: 2
Views: 702

NOVATION :LAUNCHKEY 49 syncing to LIVE 9

got a launchkey 49 about a month ago. managed to get it hooked up and working with everything functioning including controls and drum pads. occasionally the pads and controls and faders would not be recognized but unplugging the launchkey and plugging back in would solve that. about two weeks ago i ...
by micksmuse
Tue Jun 25, 2013 10:55 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: Settings between kronos & live 9 please, i am begging
Replies: 0
Views: 288

Settings between kronos & live 9 please, i am begging

so i have a new kronos and want to use it with ableton as my keyboard and as a vst (with the kronos editing software that they finally released.) i have drivers installed and everything is working fine in stand alone. ableton recognizes the kronos plug in and i can pull it up on an audio track but t...
by micksmuse
Wed Jun 19, 2013 12:40 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: ZOOM G3X with ableton live
Replies: 0
Views: 502

ZOOM G3X with ableton live

hi, just got a zoom g3x and want to use it via the usb interface to live 9. has anyone out there used this stompbox direct into live bypassing it's line outs to an interface like focusrite? any hints/advice/experience would be appreciated. my general questions are monitoring through the daw outs vs....
by micksmuse
Thu May 30, 2013 2:03 am
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: ableton live 9 with yamaha mox ???
Replies: 5
Views: 1297

ableton live 9 with yamaha mox ???

am contemplating buying a yamaha mox6 and want to know if anyone is using one with ableton and using usb interface to record audio direct to audio track and midi to midi track to avoid cpu overload. currently use saphire interface for vocals & guitars & using live suite for most sounds but want to l...
by micksmuse
Sun May 26, 2013 1:00 pm
Forum: Music and Audio Production
Topic: synth with tons of sounds & arp for al9
Replies: 0
Views: 194

synth with tons of sounds & arp for al9

hi, new to forum and al9suite. love the sounds on suite but don't want to overload cpu so want to get a good synth to take up slack. i need a good b3 & good reeds (all sax's & flutes). have looked at yam mox6 & roland g1 but don't really need the workstation features since using al9. want a great ar...