This week, Cycling '74 starts a series on working with FFTs, and recommends a great book on visual and installation art.
This week, Cycling '74 visits with a biomedia artist about biomes and his (patching) life, and shows you some amazing tricks using the jstrigger object.
This week, Cycling '74 takes a look at the new Expert Sleepers ES-8, pairs it with a Max-based software toolkit, and shares a secret on the Link package.
This week, Cycling '74 celebrates the Kadenze Max tutorial and introduces you to a cool new Max for Live sequencer.
In recent MFL-related articles, I’ve been straightforward with you: I’m a little obsessed with sequencers, and especially with sequencers using unique interfaces.
Not all important Max projects exist in the Cycling '74 project gallery.
Get ready to control your Max patch from every device you own.... With Mira, we made it possible to control and mirror a Max patch on an iPad, giving multitouch control from any iPad on your local network.
This week, Cycling '74 recommends two volumes for your bookshelf on experimental audio and introduces you to Andrew Pask’s favorite MSP object.
This week, Cycling '74 explores the subtleties of the slide objects and sits down for a chin-wag with the Berlin duo Skinnerbox.
This week, Cycling '74 keeps you in the Loop and checks out an audio interface with some nice tricks.
This was my second time at Loop, a summit for music makers put on by Ableton in Berlin, Germany.
This week, Cycling '74 talks with a composer/Maxista and helps you build the better Throbbing Techno-donut.
Are you looking to dive into audio-responsive visuals, generative graphics, and multiples in Jitter? Rob Ramirez, Cory Metcalf, and I have been working on a package called jit.mo that combines our collective realtime wisdom to simplify the process and open up new possibilities.
It's been quite awhile since we had merchandise available for sale, so I'm happy to announce the release of new mug and t-shirt designs.
This week, Cycling '74 chooses a favorite Max object (and tells you why) and muses upon another oblique source of inspiration: a remixed Victorian novel.
This week, David Z.
Last week, we released a preliminary version of Max support for BLOCKS, an inexpensive modular system of controllers created by ROLI.
This week, Cycling '74 reports on a panel discussion about custom show designs, and takes a look at a hardware update (MSP/analog geeks take note!).
Last week, I was invited by to participate in a panel discussion at Live Design International (LDI) in Las Vegas, the leading conference and trade show for lighting and live design professionals.
This week, Cycling '74 shares the fruits of a rainy afternoon’s worth of patching, shows you awesome patching tricks, and celebrates the diversity of Max for Live sequencing devices.
One of my favorite categories in the maxforlive.com database is the “sequencers” group, which features the idiosyncratic designs of people like me: people chasing after the perfect step sequencer or percussion grid editor.
This week, Cycling '74 reports on a festival in Mexico, makes BEAP patches reminiscent of the Nord Modular, and highlights some packages for visuals.