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Why is Massive not responding to MIDI velocity (in my pianoroll)?

With some patches Massive doet not respond to velocity changes that are being inputted by the piano roll or midi keyboard. This can be a very annoying little thing taking the fun out of playing a synth really quickly. Massive is so modular and flexible some simple features are just a bit hidden. Some of[…]

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Bass resampling tutorial pt 2 (Macro automations)

While doing my usual routine, lurking on production forums and occasionally posting about production, I got asked to do a tutorial showing my bass resampling technique. [info] Update: A list of granular tools has been added – click here [/info] So I’ve decided to split this up in 3 parts. Next part we will be using massive[…]

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Massive Arpeggiated Lead

I love NI’s Massive synth. It’s sounds rich, has an intuitive UI and some unique functionality. In this tutorial we will learn how create a dubstep or drum and bass lead in NI’s Massive. (watch in HQ). In this tutorial we will learn how to create a dubstep or drum and bass lead in NI’s[…]

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Can’t open a preset in Massive? Good patch keeping practices

Some new changes by NI lead me to update this post: Original Article (everything written down here applies to the new file format too!) Opening a patch in Massive is quite easy. Yet I get many questions about it. I guess it’s a combination of compatibility and unfamiliarity.  Nothing wrong with having a bit of[…]

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10 Free Patches for NI Massive

I love NI’s Massive synth. It’s sounds rich, with an intuitive UI and has some unique functionality. Like the stepped LFO and drag and drop on virtually any parameter. These patches are a teaser of what is still to come. I am working on some tutorials an perhaps a preset bank for Massive.  For now[…]