Using Maschine 2 as an Arp inside of your DAW

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Hey what’s good fam? This tutorial is sort of a follow-up to the one I did on using Maschine as a chord or scale generator in your DAW. This one focuses on using Maschine 2’s arp function to trigger plugins or other instruments inside of your host. I’m using Ableton Live in this video but […]

Use Maschine as a Scale or Chord Generator for Plugins in your DAW

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Hey what’s good fam! Just wanted to share a way you can use Maschine without actually using it’s internal sequncer, sounds, etc. For those of you working in DAWs with the proper routing, you can send MIDI from the Maschine plugin to whatever else you have loaded in your DAW. That means you can use […]

How to sync Trigger Finger Pro with Maschine 2 using MIDI clock

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Hey what’s good fam? This is a video for those that use or may be interested in the Trigger Finger Pro from M-Audio I show how to set it up so that you can sync the clock of the Trigger Finger with Maschine. This will allow you to use the roll function as well as […]

Maschine 2 Recording MIDI Directly into Cubase 8

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Hey what’s good fam! Here’s a video for the Cubase users on how to use Maschine 2 for recording MIDI directly into the sequencer without going into controller mode. The updates made to the routing options in 2.2 make it a lot easier to do so. In this video Knock shows how to setup the […]

Maschine 2.2 in Bitwig Studio Recording Live MIDI and Routing Multiple Audio Channels

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I’ve got something for the Bitwig users, or those that are curious as to what you can do in Bitwig. In this video I show how to use the new MIDI options of the Maschine 2.2 update to allow realtime recording of MIDI directly into Bitwig. It’s very smooth to setup and I also show […]

Maschine 2 recording keyboard mode MIDI into Ableton Live 9

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Hey what’s good fam? This is a follow-up video to the one I did on recording MIDI in realtime from Maschine 2 into Ableton Live 9 I received some questions in regards to how to set this up for recording keyboard mode. So if you’re playing an instrument from the pads and you want to […]

Maschine 2.1 recording pattern or scene performance as MIDI in Studio One

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Hey what’s good MT Fam? Hope everyone is well, got a new tutorial for those of you that like to capture your performance in realtime. Of course we can’t currently record pattern changes or scene changes as automation, but there’s still a way to get this data captured. In this tutorial I show how to […]

Maschine 2.1 Midi drag and drop instruments into Ableton Live 9

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Hey what’s good fam, just wanted to do a quick video to make sure you understand how to drag multiple instruments into Ableton from Maschine. Many users get hung up on the “sounds to midi notes” option and try to use that to drag instruments, but this will not work if you have actual instruments […]

Maschine 2.1 midi batch drag and drop in Ableton Live 9

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Yo what’s good fam! Finally Maschine 2.1 has been released and they brought back the MIDI batch setting. This makes it super quick to drag and drop MIDI into your daw without having to go through all the transpose and other settings we had to do in 2.0 In this video I quickly show how […]

Maschine 2.0 MIDI out to sequence external gear

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Here’s a quick video showing how to setup MIDI output to your external synth gear when using Maschine 2.0, in this video I’m using the Korg Volca Keys We’ve covered MIDI output in a few different videos, but I wanted to do a really basic one showing how to use it for sequencing external gear. […]

Maschine 2.0 recording MIDI live into Cubase

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Here’s a tutorial for the Cubase users that prefer to record/sequence their MIDI directly into Cubase from Maschine Of course we know they changed the MIDI setup in Maschine 2.0 so that the old way of working caused a MIDI feedback loop and just was a pain to work with in general. In this tutorial […]

Maschine 2.0 recording MIDI into Studio One 2 in real-time

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Hey Fam! This tutorial is for those using Maschine 2.0 with Studio One 2 and you want to record your MIDI in real-time. As you know, the MIDI setup within a DAW was changed drastically in 2.0 and it messed up the workflow for a lot of people due to not being able to route […]

Maschine 2.0 recording MIDI into Ableton Live 9 workaround

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Hey what’s good fam! This tutorial is for the Ableton Live users that are frustrated with Maschine 2.0 in terms of recording MIDI into Live in realtime. You know they changed a lot with the MIDI integration that makes our old way of working basically useless. Well until they give us an update I’ve got […]

Maschine Studio multi channel MIDI and Audio routing with Phalanx

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With the updated MIDI and Audio routing in Maschine 2.0 it makes using multi channel plugins a lot easier This video shows how this works with the Phalanx plugin from Vengeance Sound It’s a really nice electronic style plugin, not sure if you guys know about it or not but just wanted to show how […]

Maschine 2.0 in Studio One 2 drag MIDI and quick bounce to audio without routing outputs

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Hey what’s good fam! Here’s another tutorial for those using Maschine 2.0 with Studio One. There are many ways to work with Maschine in a DAW, this one will allow you to get a basic idea scratched out in Maschine, drag the MIDI into S1 for arranging, and then quickly bounce that MIDI to audio […]

Maschine Studio sequencing multiple channels of Reason via ReWire on Mac

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Here’s an update for the Reason users that are on a Mac and want to use multiple channels of Reason with Maschine 2.0 We did an older version of this tutorial but it’s much easier to setup now with Maschine 2.0 and the multi channel MIDI routing internally. This video goes over how to set […]

Maschine 2.0 routing multiple channels of Reason 7 Audio and Midi using Rewire

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We’ve been getting a lot of questions from the Reason users on any updates to how we can use Reason with Maschine 2.0 Luckily there have been some improvements with the MIDI and Audio routing in Maschine 2 so that it’s much easier to use multiple channels of Reason in Maschine. In this video I […]

Maschine 2.0 MIDI sequencing in Logic Pro X with Maschine Studio

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Here’s a video showing how to record and sequence your MIDI data for Maschine 2.0 directly into Logic Pro X In this video the Maschine Studio controller is being used but this will also work with the MK2 and the Mikro The tutorial shows how to setup the MIDI environment properly, how to setup the […]

Maschine 2.0 MIDI drag and drop in Ableton Live 9

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Here’s a Maschine 2.o tip for our Ableton Live users, this shows how to properly drag and drop MIDI from Maschine into Live 9 Now, there have been some changes of course in terms of drag and drop, specifically with regard to how you have to setup your MIDI settings in Maschine so that the […]

Maschine 2.0 sequencing in Cubase via MIDI drag and drop

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So we used to be able to record the pads in realtime in Cubase, however with the MIDI changes in Maschine 2.0 it’s not as simple as it used to be and causes a bunch of MIDI feedback or you have to do too many workarounds to make it happen. I made this video to […]

Maschine 2.0 routing multiple channels of MIDI and audio from Kontakt internally

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One of the MAJOR updates to Maschine 2.0 is the ability to route multiple channels of MIDI and audio internally. What this means, is that you can use a multi channel plugin like Kontakt, and load up a bunch of sounds in one instance, yet route the audio and midi to different channels in Maschine. […]