Ableton Live 8

Ableton has released version 8.2.1 of Live (and Suite), the music production software for Windows and Mac.

Changes in Live/Suite 8.2.1

  • Improvements and feature changes
    • Improvements to Amp presets including better folder organization, additional guitar and bass amp presets and various other changes.
    • Improvements to sound quality in Drum Machines.
    • Performance optimizations on many Rack presets.
    • Many delay devices now use the “Fade” Delay Transition mode, to avoid clicks.
    • All Latin Percussion sounds are additionally available as chromatically tuned Simpler presets.
  • Bugfixes
    • Amp is now available in the trial version of Ableton Suite.
    • Removed duplicate Amp presets.
    • Fixed Hot-Swap behavior for a number of Session Drums and Drum Machines presets.
    • Fixed a bug that prevented the use of soundcards with only one input on OS X.
    • Fixed a crash that occurred when using a ReWire slave such as Reason and manipulating devices in the slave that were referred to by clips in Live.

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