Ableton Tutorial: Making the Endless Smile VST w/ Live Devices

In this video tutorial I will show you how to make something similar to Dada Life’s new VST – Endless Smile – using only Live Devices!

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The Endless Smile plug is supposed be some sort of build up enhancer. It washing out the sound, adds some noise, reverb and delay… We can make something similar with nothing but stock devices in the Ableton Live Suite!

We will use the Following Devices and everything will be Controlled with one Macro Knob

  • Audio Effects Rack
  • Resonator
  • Ping Pong Delay
  • Reverb
  • Limiter
  • Utility
  • Over Drive
  • Auto Filter

Finished Racks

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Watch the Video Tutorial

*screen shots below

Screen Shots

Macro Mappings and Effects Device Chains


Endless Smile in Live v.1 Chain


Endless Smile in Live v.1 Macro Mappings


Endless Smile in Live v.1 Chain

Endless Smile in Live v.2 Chain


Endless Smile in Live v.2 Macro Mappings

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Author: Joshua Casper

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