VIDEO: How to set up a parallel compression Effect Rack in Ableton Live

Ableton Live's Effect Racks are really powerful tools. They're great for carrying out parallel processing, one of the best examples of which is parallel (or 'New York-style') compression.

This technique is excellent because it combines the loudness of a compressed sound with the punch of an uncompressed one. Find out how it works in the video above.

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