Using Loops and Samples in Ableton LIVE Arrangement View

IV ThinkLab instructor and house music producer Brian Boncher demonstrates how to use loops, samples, and one hits in Ableton LIVE. It’s an alternative way to produce digital music coming from a more traditional editing background. This is a great way for beginners and intermediate producers coming from other software platforms to learn Ableton LIVE’s […]

Ableton LIVE EQ8 – Mid Side Processing

IV ThinkLab instructor Brian Boncher explains how to use Ableton LIVE 9 EQ8 Mid Side mode. Brian gives an example of how Ableton’s EQ8 helped eliminate competing frequencies while balancing the mix of one of his recent deep house sessions. Hear and compare the difference with before and after demonstrations. Video Key Subjects Ableton LIVE […]

Ableton LIVE – EQ tip for Full Percussion Loops

IV ThinkLab instructor Brian Boncher demonstrates how the EQ8’s high pass mode helps removes low end from full percussions loops. A very handy tip when layering multiple loops together. This is a great video for dance producers trying to create quick mashups or remixes in Ableton LIVE. Brian builds a beat from scratch using a […]

Welcome to our blog!

Welcome to our blog! IV ThinkLab is now an Ableton Certified Training Center with Ableton Certified Trainers amongst our staff. Through our blog we hope to pass on some bits of wisdom from our instructors. Stay tuned to keep informed about IV ThinkLab events around Chicago and in our studios as well as mini-lessons on a […]