Using Novation Launchpad with GENER8

Using Novation Launchpad with GENER8
As the format of the GENER8 Launchpad follows the style of Ableton's session view, it only seemed logical that attaching an Ableton MIDI controller to would make perfect sense, and for the most part, it has. Novation's Launchpad controller, a simple and reasonably inexpensive device provides us with a 64 pad grid along with some other navigational buttons. I have included support for the 1st 3 ...
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Video Tutorial – Strobe Module

Video Tutorial – Strobe Module
A little tutorial covering the new '(at) Strobe' module, which can be found in the online modules library. In this tutorial I explain how to use the Stobe module and sync it up to LFO's, MIDI clocks, and run strobe from sound triggers. Plus some other stuff. This is not a GENER8 module, but will respond to LFO messages from GENER8's. So if you are using GENER8, you won't need the the oth...
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Tutorial – Sequencing Clips with Follow Actions

Tutorial – Sequencing Clips with Follow Actions
One of the powerful but hidden delights of GENER8 is a sequencing method which can quickly produce small Clip sequences in a live situation: Follow Actions So, here’s a short tutorial to help you master it. Some salient points to remember: Each Clip can have its own ‘Follow Action‘. A Clip’s ‘Follow Action‘ will occur a set number of beats after that Clip has been triggered. The...
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Tutorial: Syncing GENER8 to an external MIDI clock

Tutorial: Syncing GENER8 to an external MIDI clock
One of the things I get asked fairly regularly about is how to sync Gener8 to other audio applications (Ableton, Traktor, Logic, Reason, etc.) via MIDI clock. So I thought I’d put this simple tutorial together to explain the basics. I don’t intend to get into the nitty gritty of producing MIDI clock signals from each and every DAW out there (there’s plenty of info on the web for that, or in you...
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