Ableton Live: The Ultimate Guide available now!

Ableton Live: The Ultimate Guide brings you 132 pages of lavishly produced tutorials on Ableton's amazing music production/performance package, taken from the archives of Computer Music magazine and Computer Music Specials.

Divided into four main sections - 'Live Essentials', 'Live Masterclasses', 'Get Creative' and 'Quick Guides' - The Ultimate Guide covers a hugely diverse range of subjects, including using Live's built-in effects and instruments, getting started with Max For Live, meta-recording, live performance, sound design, arrangement, mixing and much, much more.

Also included is a DVD-ROM packed with exclusive royalty-free samples from some of the biggest names in the soundware industry, free plug-ins, tutorial files and audio examples.

Ableton Live: The Ultimate Guide is available in UK newsagents now, and can be ordered online at MyFavouriteMagazines. Overseas dates are roughly: USA + 4 weeks after UK / Australia +8 weeks / Europe +2 weeks / South Africa +6 weeks / Canada +4 weeks. Alternatively, order online at

Computer Music

Computer Music magazine is the world’s best selling publication dedicated solely to making great music with your Mac or PC computer. Each issue it brings its lucky readers the best in cutting-edge tutorials, need-to-know, expert software reviews and even all the tools you actually need to make great music today, courtesy of our legendary CM Plugin Suite.