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Custom Ableton Racks: Lo-Fi Drums

Ableton Racks are a powerful tool. Not only is it possible to map complex features and functions to a single knob, but the ability to stack…

Production Tips: Sound Design Techniques

Separating the sound design process from writing and producing can help to focus each task. When trying to finish your latest arrangement you don’t want…

Top 5 Ableton Live Racks

Top 5 Ableton Live Racks

When Ableton Live dropped back in 2001, it changed the way many producers thought about creating electronic music with computers. Instead of trying to imitate the…

Producer Talk

Producer Talk

In our latest Producer Talk, we sat down with Simon who’s produced a number of popular Sample Magic releases. In this interview Simon speaks of…

Adding Depth to Your Mixes

Adding Depth to Your Mixes

Making full use of the stereo field can make the difference when mixing your tracks down, and provide that spacious feel you’re after with your…

Ableton Instrument Racks is out now!

Ableton Instrument Racks is out now!

Our latest Ableton pack contains five powerful sample-based instrument racks for dance music production. See them in action here...

2014 in Review

2014 in Review

It has been another big – and busy – year for Sample Magic.  Our goal for 2014 was summed up in one word: more.  More products, more formats…

Tips for better dance mixes

Tips for better dance mixes

Every year we ask our sound design talent to outline their top production techniques. Here we present their tips on everything from EQ to compression, layering…

Ableton Magic Racks: Mixing & Mastering Reviewed!

Ableton Magic Racks: Mixing & Mastering Reviewed!

The Future Music team put the second edition of our chart-topping Ableton Racks series through its paces.