Ableton Live 7.0.5 Free Update Available

Ableton has released Live 7.0.5, a free update for registered users. You can download the update from or by using the 'Check for updates...' command from Live's help menu. While the list of improvements and fixes is rather small (see below), users on the Ableton forum are reporting that 7.0.5 improves stability and performance... Continue Reading →

Notes on Upgrading from Live 6 to Live 7 on Windows Vista

I just upgraded from Live 6 to Live 7 and wanted to pass on some notes and tips about my upgrade. I have plenty of VSTs Synths so I opted to upgrade just Live 7 and pass on a Suite. I was on the hunt for some fresh drum samples so I did add Drum... Continue Reading →

Ableton LIVE 7 Now Shipping!!!

Ableton has released LIVE 7. I fell in love with the new features while beta testing and consider this a must have upgrade for existing users. If you've never used Live, you should download the demo and give it a try. Here are some helpful links: What's new in Live 7 Watch a video on... Continue Reading →

Video Shows a Glimpse of Ableton Live 7 and the New Drum Rack

The new Drum Rack goes WAY beyond Impulse. It combines beat slicing and midi-automapping of slices (like Fruity Slicer or pHATmatik PRO) with kit building. It also supports REX files. It has a great system for supporting multiple grouping of pads (looks like in groups of 16). There is a vertical scroll-bar interface that allows... Continue Reading →

Ableton Live 7 Announced – Release Date Before the End of 2007

After much anticipation (and speculation on the forums), Ableton has announced Live 7. Along with Live 7 Ableton announced new add-instruments that integrate with Live. The release date is before the end of 2007". After spending about 30 minutes on their site (it's actually a fair amount of information to "get your mind around"), I... Continue Reading →

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