Modulation & Automation Tutorials

These Maschine tutorials teach you how to modulate and automate fx and plugin parameters within your productions.  Learn how to create patterns to automatically change and modulate your sounds over time in sync with your tracks.

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

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 […]

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