taylor mcferrin interview

Q&A: Taylor McFerrin (Brainfeeder / Brooklyn)

Since dropping his debut album ‘Early Riser’ on Flying Lotus’ Brainfeeder label last year, Taylor McFerrin has been globetrotting non-stop with his improvisation based live show.

Liveschool’s Josh Panakera-Molony (aka Setwun) caught up with Taylor to discuss how he’s improvised his way out of on-stage laptop crashes, the process of working his ”200-ish demos” down to a 12 song album, how …

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Eric J Dubowsky

Photo Gallery: INPUT March 7th 2015

Thanks to everyone that came to last Saturday’s INPUT: Music Production Masterclass, including our amazing presenters – Jono Ma, Elizabeth Rose, Eric J Dubowsky and Mr. Bill.

INPUT is the public face of our ongoing quest to develop local music culture. By connecting the most current music innovators to those who will be the next …

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genius of time live setup and interview

Watch: Genius of Time (Sweden) Interview

In this video interview, Swedish duo Genius of Time take us through their hardware based live setup as well as revealing some of their studio and live performance workflows.

In just over 5 years, Swedish duo Genius of Time have perfected their own brand of hardware-driven house music. Alongside a handful of …

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Free Synth Pack #2: Korg MS-20 Multi-Sampled for Ableton Live

Taking inspiration from our free drum sample series, Liveschool trainers Francis Xavier (Motorik) and Yama Indra (Gloves) have been getting busy in Motorik’s studio again – sound designing and recording thousands of samples from Francis’ incredible synthesizer collection and turning them into Ableton Live ready multi-sampled instruments, which Liveschool and our friends at Stoney Roads …

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Inner West Soundsystem

The Inner West Disco Reggae Machine Story

Sound system culture is not something that usually goes hand in hand with Sydney or even Australia for that matter. Popularised in Jamaica in the 1950’s then exported by Caribbean communities who immigrated to the UK shortly after, sound system culture, reggae music and parties are all inextricably linked. The …

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Inside RÜFÜS’ Live Performance Setup

RÜFÜS’ James Hunt and Jon George take us and the live audience at INPUT behind the scenes of their live performance setup.

Watch and learn in these three videos about RÜFÜS’ creative process and the technical solutions they used to solve some of the most common challenges in live on-stage performance.

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Photo Gallery: INPUT November 29th 2014

Thanks to everyone that came to last Saturday’s INPUT: Ableton Production Masterclass, including our amazing presenters – Mike Huckaby, Jensen Interceptor, Moon Holiday, Philipp Lange and Tom Cosm.

INPUT is the public face of our ongoing quest to develop local music culture. By connecting the most current music innovators to those who will be the …

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