With controllerism, DJs have adopted a mindset of constantly redesigning their setups to be lighter and more compact. Some DJs can get by on only a USB drive but others prefer the versatility of a controller. Bags and cases can make carrying a larger controller easier, it isn't always the most convenient option. Livid Instruments is aiming to help DJs and producers looking for compact setups with their new Kickstarter for their next innovation, Minim.
Livid's new BASE II controller is a refresh of the original, with updated RGBs and pads.
Livid Instruments is joining the NAMM announcement train, launching a Kickstarter for their new controller that attaches itself to a guitar and allows instant control of iOS apps, MIDI effects units, software plugins, and DAWs. Dare we call it the equivalent of a Novation Dicer for guitars? Watch the initial Kickstarter video overview below and […]
Looking for a controller with unique flavor, road-worthy toughness, or extreme portability? How about something with all three? The Livid Instruments Base gives you deep programmability with its touch-sensitive faders and buttons, and 32 velocity pads – read on for our full, in-depth review.
While details are slim as of right now, Livid Instruments has posted pictures on Twitter of a brand new controller, named BASE, that they’re planning on announcing next week at NAMM 2013. Judging by the layout, it looks like this controller will be focused around an Ableton Live workflow. Pictures tell a thousand words, so check […]
Livid today announced the release of their new modular controllers, allowing performers with advanced MIDI control needs to slide in custom modules into a Eurorack-style enclosure. While we’d seen a hint of this release at NAMM, the final details of the system, including price, weren’t released until today. Read on for the full press release […]
The result of a unique collaboration between Livid Instruments and Richie Hawtin, the brand new Livid CNTRL_R is a fully mappable, open-source boutique MIDI controller. With a slew of programmable knobs, endless rotary encoders, faders, and buttons, there’s certainly a ton of tangibles to keep controllerists busy, whether you’re a DJ playing cuts from Traktor […]
In a move to open up the world of boutique controllers to the masses, Livid Instruments has recently unveiled its latest controller, the OhmRGB Slim. The Slim is essentially a more compact version of their flagship Ohm 64 RGB, repackaged into a slim gunmetal enclosure, and ditching the external MIDI and expansion ports. It comes with full […]