Knock 7 Minute Workout Thanksgiving Edition

Hey what’s good fam, hope all is well. If you’re celebrating the holiday hope you’re enjoying your weekend and all the sales Knock dropped a 7 minute workout on YouTube and I just wanted to share it with the fam, make sure you’re subscribed to his channel as well. As you know, he samples from a […]

7 Minute Sample Challenge – Make Believe

Knock is back to tackle another 7 minute sample challenge, this one is from the forum and the requested song was “Make Believe” by Meghan and Lucas. So you know the process, within 7 minutes Knock tries to sample the song, chop it, and make a beat. Always a good way to work on your […]

Maschine 2 How To Make A Sample Glide In Pitch As You Play It

Hey what’s good MT fam? Got a question in the forum on how to make a sample’s pitch glide up or down as you play it. I answered the question but wanted to do a video just to show it for others that may be interested. This will work on any sample you have loaded, […]

Maschine 2 Chopping Samples to Control the Speed for Boom Bap Production

Sampling and working with samples is one of the most powerful aspects of Maschine We had a member request some help on getting his samples/chops to sound right for boom bap style production. Of course each person will have their own ways of chopping and working with samples and in this video Knock shows one […]

Creating custom drum sounds by drag and drop or resampling

Hey what’s good MT Fam? Just wanted to share a little tip on quickly creating new custom drum/percussion sounds in Maschine You could even use this method for creating hits and stabs as well. Maschine makes it easy to sample, and re-sample so I wanted to show a few workflows for layering your drums and […]

Maschine Studio sampling and editing samples from the controller

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

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

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 […]

Knock 7 minute sandwich workout with Maschine Studio

A new 7 minute sample workout in Maschine 2.0 with Maschine Studio Find a record, sample it into Maschine, chop it up, and try to make a quick beat in 7 minutes. You know what it is, so let’s have some fun!

Using the sample record and sample history tab in Maschine 2.0

The main place you will be handling all of your sampling is from the record tab in Maschine 2.0 This is where all of your input is taken, where all of your sample history is stored, and where you start for editing and manipulating your sample content. It’s pretty similar to the original Maschine software […]

Understanding the sample edit section in Maschine 2.0

Sampling, slicing, and editing samples of course is a large part of what makes Maschine so fun Thankfully there have been some really nice workflow improvements in the editor tab of Maschine 2.0 One of the main options is the ability to choose a “selection range” which is independent of the play range. This options […]

Understanding the slice section in the Maschine 2.0 sampler

Sampling, specifically slicing, has always been a major part of Maschine. In Maschine 2.0 there have been a few changes in this area that make a bit more flexible. The ability to have your slice markers independent of each other means one slice doesn’t dictate the size or location of another. You also get better […]

Maschine 2.0 sampler slicing, layering, and editing overview with Maschine Studio

Here’s a free preview video I did before the Maschine 2.0 release to give an overview of some of the changes in the Maschine 2.0 sampler. There’s been some workflow improvements as well as some new additions to the editing, slicing, and general sampling workflow in Maschine 2.0 Of course we will go over every […]

Sample yourself playing plugins live in Maschine

Hey what’s good MT Fam? Just wanted to share a quick little fun tutorial I made one night while playing around and answering some questions. This video shows you how easy it is to sample your improvisation and freestyle playing live in Maschine. Why would you want to do this? Well sometimes when you’re just […]

7 minute sample workout – Cutting Crew

Hey what’s up MT Family? Back with another 7 minute sampling workout, this one was a request from a member in the forum. So I take this song by Cutting Crew, chop it up and make a beat in Maschine within 7 minutes. This is something I like to do to exercise my sampling skills. […]

Sampling Tip: Working with live instrument samples and riffs

Sometimes you want to work with a live instrument sample or riff, and most times there will be some fluctuation in the tempo and groove. There are many ways to work with it, and you don’t always have to use timestretch to get it to fit into your track. In this video I just show […]

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 […]

How to get classic a sampler sound using Vintage mode

So we know Maschine has the MPC 60 and SP1200 emulation modes, but they can be very subtle if all you do is just turn them on. They also sound different depending on what type of sample material you use. In this video I want to show you how to really get that classic sampler […]

7 Minute Challenge: Beatles Eleanor Rigby

Hey what’s up MT family! Back from the holiday with another 7 minute challenge requested in the forum. This one is Eleanor Rigby, taking it and chopping it up to make a quick beat in 7 minutes in Maschine If you have any requests make sure you put them in the 7 minute workout forum: […]

Timestretching samples with different tempos in the same project

Hey what’s good fam, back with a creative workflow tutorial for you in regards to using timestretch with your samples in Maschine. Had some questions about using multiple samples of varying tempos with the timestretch feature, and wanted to make a quick video for it. This is something that can open up new creativity and […]

Maschine 1.8 Tip – Timestretching and Pitch Shifting tutorial

Maschine 1.8 software update is out, go download it from service center! Here’s a public tutorial I posted on using timestretch and pitchshifting in the new update