Rane had the privilege to meet and work with James Patrick at Seattle's Decibel festival in 2013. James is founder of the SlamAcademy, Timefrog Recordings and The Great Magnet. Jame is also a Dubspot instructor, curator of the international Spark Festival of Electronic Arts, and an Ableton Certified Trainer. Watch as James runs through how he uses the MP2015 in his live setup; incorporating a Moog Minitaur, Ableton Push, and Ableton Live.
One of the biggest challenges of digital DJing has been seamlessly changing over from one DJ to the next and playing back-to-back DJ sets. Now, with the next-level architecture of the Rane Sixty-Four mixer, swapping between digital DJs has never been easier.
The acronym, MIDI, can be a daunting one to wrap your head around and diving into the world of MIDI can be overwhelming. Fortunately you don’t have to be an audio engineer or rocket scientist to control your software with a MIDI controller these days. This article is intended to give you the bare bones information you need to get up and running with your ideal MIDI controller and take your performance to the next level.
Are you ready to dig a little deeper and further optimize your Mac for live performance? Within the previous Mac optimizations article—Quick Mac Optimization for Live Performance—I walked you through a few basic system adjustments. This next article takes the Mac tweaks one step further by guiding you through advanced Mac optimizations and recommended application add-ons to help fine-tune your Mac for live performance.