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Amp & Cabinet FX In Live

Ableton Live Tips & Techniques
Published July 2017
By Len Sasso

Screen 1: These Amp and Cabinet settings were used to process six individual tracks. MIDI CC 11 mapping along with a modulation clip-envelope activate and deactivate individual effects (bottom).Screen 1: These Amp and Cabinet settings were used to process six individual tracks. MIDI CC 11 mapping along with a modulation clip-envelope activate and deactivate individual effects (bottom).

We show you why Live’s Amp and Cabinet effects aren’t just for guitarists.

Live’s Amp and Cabinet audio effects model seven classic guitar amps, five speaker cabinets and six miking configurations. Both effects were developed in conjunction with Softube and are included in Live Suite or available together as a paid add-on to Live Standard. You shouldn’t overlook Amp and Cabinet even if guitar is not your thing. Both are useful with material ranging from drums to strings to all points in between.

Amp’s control panel starts with buttons for choosing one of seven guitar amplifier models: Clean, Boost, Blues, Rock, Lead, Heavy and...

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Published July 2017