Maschine 2.2 Update Recording MIDI Into Ableton Live 9

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Hey what’s good fam? As you may know by now, the 2.2 update for Maschine has released, and while many are excited about the chord, arp, and scale features, there’s some other things that got fixed. For those that used to record MIDI into their host in real-time, you know that Maschine 2 changed how […]

How to setup Maschine Studio for General MIDI Input in Studio One

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Hey what’s up MT fam! This is a quick answer to a question I received on how to make Maschine Studio show up as a MIDI device in Studio One. The way things are handled in Studio One, you have to setup each device manually before you see it as a MIDI input option. Luckily […]

Maschine MK2 copying and duplicating events between groups in Maschine 2.0

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Hey what’s good fam! Got a quick follow up to the video I did on copying events between groups on Maschine Studio Had a question specifically on how it works on the MK2 so I wanted to make sure that all the MK2 users were comfortable with the process as well. As usual, if you […]

Maschine Studio copying events between groups

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Hey what’s good fam? Had some questions from some members on how to copy data between groups properly so I wanted to make a quick video to make sure the process is understood. You can copy via the duplicate button or by using just the events, so I wanted to show both ways and also […]

Maschine Studio sampling and editing samples from the controller

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Hey what’s good MT Family? Had a request in the forum for a video going over the workflow of sampling from the Maschine Studio controller, as well as navigating the sample, zooming, scrolling, etc. This is a straight forward video that can be useful for those new to the Studio controller, or if you have […]

Maschine Studio quick adjust tune, volume, and swing

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Hey fam, here’s another quick tip for the Maschine Studio users, especially those coming from an MK2. I get asked a lot about how to quickly adjust tune, volume, and swing from the studio controller, since it used to be very quick on the MK2. There’s still a quick option to do this from the […]

Maschine Studio deleting sequences from single pads quickly

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Hey what’s good fam? This one is a quick workflow tip for the Maschine Studio users that like to do as much as possible from the controller. In this tutorial I show you how to quickly delete the sequence data for a specific pad quickly without having to select the events first. It’s one of […]

Maschine 2.0: How to assign your chops to multiple pads from the software

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Hey what’s good MT fam? This is a quick tip for Maschine 2.0 and those that are slicing/chopping their samples directly in the software. If you want to have each slice on it’s own pad instead of having all the slices applied to a single pad in keyboard mode this video is for you. When […]

Maschine Studio different ways to quickly delete sequence data from the controller

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There are a few different ways to quickly delete your sequence data on Maschine Studio. No matter if you want to get rid of the whole pattern, data for a specific sound, or a specific section of your pattern, it’s really simple. In this video I go over multiple ways to delete your data, which […]

Maschine Studio how to adjust project tempo from the controller

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If you’re new to Maschine Studio you may be wondering how to adjust the tempo, especially if you’re coming from the MK1 or MK2 controllers. There is no tempo knob so to speak, there is a tap tempo button, and there is a jog wheel. In this quick video I show how tempo is adjusted […]

Maschine Studio using the events button to edit individual notes or note ranges

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It’s much quicker to do things to individual events or even a selected range of events in Maschine 2.0, and doing this from the Maschine Studio controller is definitely very intuitive. In this tutorial I show how to quickly select all the events for a specific sound, a range of events, or individual events. Once […]

Maschine 2.0 adding your kits to the browser without importing the whole folder

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I’m very picky about my sample/browser organization and I feel currently there are a few limitations on the Maschine 2.0 browser when it comes to user content. I don’t like that we HAVE to import a whole folder and can’t import individual sounds or files. My prefered way of working with my kits is to […]

Maschine 2.0 how to make your pads and chops cut each other off

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One of the main questions I get about Maschine 2.0 is how to make your pads cut each other off since they removed the group polyphony setting. Many of us used this setting to quickly have our chops cut each other off as well as themselves. (really hope they bring this back) For now, you […]

Maschine 2.0 How to create new patterns quickly using quick record mode

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Here’s a little free video/tip I created to share with all Maschine users on how to quickly create a new pattern from the hardware. There is a new “quick record” screen that I think will improve the workflow for a lot of people. This is new in Maschine 2.0, and it works for the Maschine […]

Maschine 2.0 pulling up the mixer view from the Maschine Mikro

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Of course with the new Maschine 2.o update there’s a lot of new shortcuts and quick key combinations to help you move around. Now the Mikro screen isn’t large enough to actually show a mixer view, but you do have the ability to switch to the mixer in the software directly from the controller. In […]

How to drag and drop MIDI when using keyboard mode

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Hey what’s up MT fam? Got a quick Maschine tip for you today based on some questions I’ve been seeing with those using Maschine in a DAW. A lot of users love the MIDI drag and drop options in Maschine but it can get confusing when moving from kits and chops to keyboard mode or […]

Maschine Quick Tip: loading default fx modules from the hardware

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Hey I got a quick tip for you from a question I received recently from a member. The question was how to load the blank fx modules directly from the Maschine controller. So if you don’t wish to load any of the factory presets, but say you want to load the factory reverb with a […]

Maschine Mikro: How to enable 16 level velocity pad mode

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I had a question from a member on how to enable Maschine Mikro to play the same sound at different velocities across the pads. Basically this is called 16 velocity mode or “16 level” mode. It will take whatever sound you are currently on and spread it across all 16 pads with different velocities. Similar […]

How to set high and low velocity response for a single pad

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Hey what’s good MT family! Had a question from one of our members on how to setup the pads so that they respond to a specific high and low velocity. Now there isn’t a pad mode that does this in Maschine, you can do a fixed velocity but not a specific velocity range. However, in […]

Creating new custom kits from the factory library kits

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Sometimes you may only like certain sounds from certain kits in the Maschine factory library and don’t want to load the whole kit to use those sounds. Well it’s very quick and easy to build your own custom kits out by loading and pulling sounds from the factory kits and putting them into your own […]

Maschine MK2: How to adjust the metronome level

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This is a quick video tip I put out for the public on a recurring question I get, how to adjust the metronome level from the Maschine MK2 hardware. The process is somewhat similar to how you adjust it on the MK1 but there is a slight difference you have to make sure you are […]