Maschine 2 Recording Linear Automation Across Multiple Scenes


Hey what’s good fam! Got a new tutorial for today for those that want to record more of a linear style of automation in Maschine. Even though Maschine is mainly pattern based, there’s actually a really easy way to record automation across multiple scenes and patterns. I show you how to do it in this […]

Maschine 2 Mapping Custom Plugin Parameters


Hey what’s good MT Fam? Got a question about how to map parameters for third party plugins, or how to setup your own mapping for plugins in general,  so I wanted to do a quick video to show you the proces in Maschine 2. It’s pretty flexible once you know where to look and how […]

Maschine 2.2 Komplete Kontrol Integration Automating FX


Hey what’s up MT fam? Just a follow up to the video I did on the Komplete Kontroller integration with Maschine 2, I wanted to show that you can also control fx as well. After the video I got some questions in term of control so just wanted to do a quick video showing you […]

Maschine 2 Adding Filter Movement Using an LFO


Hey what’s good fam! Had a question in the forum about how to add movement to a filter without using automation. This is a really easy thing to do using an LFO. In this video I show how to use the internal filter module to set this up. As always if you have questions on […]

How to automate your fx on and off with patterns using aux routing


Hey what’s good fam! This is a follow up to the tutorial I did on automating your fx on and off with patterns. I got some questions about using different types of fx that were a bit more character driven in that anytime you put them on a sound it changes it drastically. There’s still […]

How to automate your fx on and off between patterns


Hey what’s good fam! Got a question in the forum about how to automate your fx so it’s only turned on for specific patterns and off in the others. The questions was pertaining to fx that do not have an on/off switch or an amount knob to automate. In this video I show how you […]

Maschine 2.0 How to record automation from an external controller


Hey what’s good fam! I get this questions often when it comes to automation in Maschine, how to map and record automation from external gear. Now I’ve shown how to map your external controller to macros in Maschine and this will allow you to tweak and adjust, but you will not be able to actually record […]

Maschine 2.0: How to automate Maschine parameters in your daw (Ableton Live 9)


This is a tutorial for those trying to figure out how to automate Maschine 2.0 parameters in your DAW. In this specific video I’m using Ableton Live 9 as well as Maschine Studio, however the process is pretty  much the same for other hosts in terms of making sure the Maschine plugin is showing it’s […]

Maschine 2.0 configuring macros and mapping them to external controllers


Hey what’s good fam! Had a question from a member on how to map macros to their external MIDI device. They use the Mikro and have another controller full of knobs that they want to map to different macros in Maschine. It’s really a lot more flexible in Maschine 2.0 as the macro pages are […]

Maschine 2.0 how to map custom Kontakt parameters to the knobs on your controller


So if you use a lot of Kontakt libraries there may come a time where you want to setup an instrument to be controlled and ultimately automated in Maschine. There’s a few steps you have to follow to be able to map custom parameters properly, but you know we will make sure you understand how […]

Using Sugar Bytes Effectrix as a master effect


Hey what’s up MT Family? Just sharing a quick video to show how to route Effectrix as a master effect with the option to sequence or record the midi automation for the effect into the sequencer. I showed this concept more in depth with the Sugar Bytes Artillery 2 tutorial, and said I would show […]

Using Artillery 2 as a master effect and recording automation

artillery 2 in maschine

We’ve done many videos on routing fx and how to use multi fx, automate fx, etc. However I recently received a question specifically on using Artiller 2 on the master so you could perform with it. This would be similar to any other “playable” effect like The Finger, Stutter Edit, etc. In this quick video […]

Assign filter cutoff of any pad to your modwheel


There are a lot of small tools and tricks you can use inside of Maschine to gain further control over your sound. One such trick is being able to quickly assign a filter to your sound/sample and then assign that filter cutoff to your modwheel. In this quick tip I show you how to set […]

Maschine in Ableton: drawing automation to modulate plugin parameters


Hey what’s good fam, hope all is well. In this tutorial I’m showing how to setup Maschine in Ableton Live so that you can draw in automation for modulating various parameters of sounds and plugins that are loaded inside of the Maschine VST. As always, let me know if you have any questions *access this […]

Automating and modulating sample start time for live chopping


Hey what’s good fam! Got a fun tip for those that like to get crazy with their sounds and samples in Maschine Many may not realize you can actually change the start point of your samples in realtime, and this can also be automated. I can see your gears turning so lets just get into […]

Maschine 1.8 recording automation on the Maschine Mikro MK2


So the new controllers are hitting the streets as Guitar Center is selling them today. One of the new improvements for the Maschine Mikro users with the 1.8 update is the ability to record automation of parameters from the controller. This was previously impossible but you can now do this directly from the Mikro or […]

Mapping the controls for FXpansion Tremor in Maschine

mapping fxpansion tremor in maschine

Yo what’s good fam, back with a quick tutorial on midi mapping for FXpansion Tremor inside of Maschine When you first load it, you may notice that you get 4 pages of blank knobs auto-mapped This video will show you how to get those mapped to whatever you want to control inside of Tremor I […]

Automate your own pauses, slow downs, and tape stops

automating tape stops

As I said before, there is so many automation and modulation things you can do directly in Maschine. Another one of those that may be good for transitions and build ups is creating your own pauses, slow downs, or tape stops. Like other fx and modulation in Maschine, it makes sense once you see it. […]

Automating your own loop and stutter effect

loop and stutter effect automation

There are a lot of automation and modulation things you can do directly in Maschine. One of those that may be good for transitions and build ups is creating your own loop or stutter fx. This can help move your track from one section to another and give you just enough change to keep it […]

How to create your own gate sequence and stutter fx in Maschine

automating gate fx

Had a question of how to make your own gate/stutter effect in Maschine without using external plugins This tutorial shows you how to automate Maschine’s internal gate effect to get that rhythmic/sequenced gate sound on your pads and leads, or whatever else you want Of course there are many more flexible fx and plugins out […]

Sound design in Maschine with Spectrasonics Omnipshere

sound design with omnisphere

What’s good MT fam! You know our main goal is to make sure you can make the music YOU want to make with Maschine. So if we need to do a tutorial on a third party software that you have we will….if we have it Had one of the MT fam ask about Omnisphere and […]