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Audio Mogul & Forever Cacao

When I arrived in mid-Wales many moons ago with my partner Rose we attended an event in a beautiful old mill building with the local DJ’s at the helm including Mark Burnett (Ableton Certified Trainer) and music producer setting up his live set for the evening ahead. We chatted Ableton and our love for electronic […]

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Audio Mogul and Machina Coffee

Coffee is a science and a true alchemistic experience when done correctly. Vacuum coffee was invented by a Scottish marine engineer in the 1830/40’s. So you might ask what has this got to do with creativity? I have been working with Steve Glencross: DJ, Music producer, and label owner in the nineties and the organiser […]

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Audio Mogul @ Pikes Hotel

We were invited once again to Cosmic Pineapple at the world famous Pikes Hotel in Ibiza. This time we had the privilege of DJ-ing in Chez fez from 9pm – 1am, the Audio Mogul team Gavron, Fourfourfour, Enon and So Sash created a soundtrack for the events theme of “Get your freak on”. Cosmic Pineapple […]

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Audio Mogul: Elixir Bar

Our elixir bar was road tested yesterday at Pikes Hotel Ibiza in partnership with Cosmic Pineapple. Our DJ’s played cosmic beats from out of this world and we served organic coffee and cacao shots to guests of the hotel and those who came to party. This was no ordinary experience as we had planned ahead […]

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Analog PT 1 & 2: Phelan Kane

Welcome to a new series of articles in which we look at Live’s fabulous Analog synth and explore techniques and tips aimed at patch creation and enhancing your workflow. We will look at each section of the synth and explore the majority of its features. It is expected through the series that you have a […]

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Coffee Houses, Culture and Music

Coffee culture has a rich history and music has been a part of this since the 16th century and this is where the story of coffee and creativity begins…. There were some places in the entertainment life of Ottoman addressing to various cultural levels and nearly all of them were musical in nature. Coffee houses […]

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Pioneer: Bekka Rawkins

I have been DJ-ing for over 25 years and I still haven’t properly ventured into the rabbit hole of electronic music production. I’ve dabbled with a few track edits here and there but I wouldn’t call myself a music producer, I know what I like and enjoy experimenting with using software such as Ableton Live. […]

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Wavetable Synthesis: Phelan Kane

Over the last few years, Wavetable synthesis has become increasingly popular. Synthesis devices such as Abelton’s Wavetable device puts the power and palette of wavetable synthesizers into a software instrument that’s accessible and playful. It brings the deeper levels of sounds design within reach, without sacrificing the profound possibilities brought by this classic form of synthesis. With […]

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Designing a brand: Warren Crawford

AUDIO MOGUL is a record label, training courses, coffee and chocolate based in Ibiza. They engaged me to create their brand and logotype for their first vinyl release and line of clothing. PRELIMINARY SKETCHES I always start with pen and paper, as it’s a lot freer. And it means that you can go and sit […]

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Pioneers of Production

We have successfully completed our Pioneers of Production Course here in Ibiza with Ableton Certified Trainer Phelan Kane (MSc, MA, PGCert).His credits include sources as diverse as Placebo, Radiohead, Fad Gadget, Depeche Mode, Moby, Snow Patrol, Mute, Sony BMG, Universal, EMI and Warner Bros.  In 2006 he completed an MA in Audio Technology from the […]

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Audio Mogul Essential Ibiza Feature

We are super stoked to be featuring on the Essential Ibiza website, our Pioneers of Production Ableton Certified Course starts on the 4th of March with Phelan Kane. Audio Mogul is a creative collective that explores electronic music production, Ableton live, sound design, culture, coffee and cacao. The brainchild of Ibiza resident Gavron McKenzie – […]

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Ableton Live 10.1 update

Amazing news from Ableton with the 10.1 update in beta testing and vespers gives us a walkthrough of all the new features including importing of wavetables, EQ and delay. Not forgetting the new automation features and key commands, this update is truly special. Enjoy! We have decided to include this in our Pioneers of Production […]

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