Tutorials

Quickstart Guide: MagicPitch

Quickstart Guide: MagicPitch

Let’s shed some light on what makes MagicPitch so magic and different from other pitch and frequency shifting effects. The overall effect is much more noticeable with tonal inputs like a singing voice but you can go really wild with percussive inputs like a drum beat.

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Dynamic Feedback - What it is and why you need it

Dynamic Feedback - What it is and why you need it

The feedback type switch in our MagicDelay is a new concept and probably not that straight-forward to grasp. While you can (and you should) adjust this by ear, I’m going to shed some light on this answering the following questions:

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Quickstart Guide: Automation of a Macro Modulator in Ableton Live

Quickstart Guide: Automation of a Macro Modulator in Ableton Live

In this short video we demonstrate how to assign a Macro Modulator to two curve controllers and how to record changes to that Macro in Ableton Live using automation. First we choose MagicDelay and the Macro parameter in the automation lane of Ableton Live’s Arrangement View.

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Spectral Audio Processing - What it can do for Musicians and Sound Designers

Spectral Audio Processing - What it can do for Musicians and Sound Designers

If you look up “Spectral Audio Processing” it’s possible to feel overwhelmed by mathematical formulas, lot of technical jargon, and deep dives into something called the Fourier Transformation or its speed-optimised cousin, the FFT.

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