If you're Live-curious and want to get a feel for the lifestyle before you fully commit yourself, check out Ableton's Live 8 tour 2009 where you'll get the chance to try out the software, get your hands on some free Loopmasters samples discs, and even win a Novation Nocturn.
Here are the spots the tour will be hitting. You can sign up for your local event here.
Sheffield College of Music - Friday 1st May, 1pm
Nottingham Confetti - Friday 8th May, 11am
Manchester Futureworks - Wednesday 6th May, 4pm
Manchester PMT (evening event) - Wednesday 6th May, 7pm
SAE Liverpool - Saturday 9th May, multiple sessions starting at 11am
Middlesbrough College - Wednesday 13th May, 2pm
Manchester Walrus (Livetek Event) - Thursday 14th May 1-5pm
Newcastle Sounds Live - Thursday 14th May, 3pm
Glasgow SAE - Friday 15th May, 1pm
Edinburgh Academy of Music and Sound - Saturday 16th May, 12pm
London SAE - Wednesday 20th May, 11am
Digital Village - Thursday 21st May, 11am