I do have to get a new laptop anyway if I take this rig on the road. I'm also getting a new interface no matter what cuz my old art is known for latency issues.. That being said in excited to say I've gotten Ableton clips in session mode to behave almost like the boomerang 3 by switching launch mode to toggle. With monitoring to off I have no latency, everything syncs and I think on the cusp of a workaround of effects by setting up a dummy track.
A better computer won't fix that kind of latency. You simply must
avoid to run real-time live audio through the software. Loops are ok,
because they won't make sound until the latest recorded layer loops
back again (given the software applies latency compensation).
The solution is like I mentioned in my first post in this thread; use
direct monitoring of your live input. If you want synced effects run
them in a pedal or rack device BEFORE the looper and have the looper
(or its host appl) send a tempo sync signal back to the effect
devices, first in your audio chain. (Instrument --> synced effect
devices --> software looper tempo master)
Greetings from Sweden
On Sat, Dec 5, 2015 at 2:44 PM, Josh Elliott <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I used jbridge and got mobius in there. I think my old dell laptop is making
> the latency be a problem that is making this experience difficult. Example:
> to use live's effects or plug ins on a live instrument channel you have to
> monitor the input which causes you to hear the latency. And the latency is
> like 30 milliseconds..enough to severely affect the timing. So I'm at a
> crossroads. I have to consider if I want to continue down this road I'll
> have to invest in a better computer. The power and possibilities of this
> system are endless but its definitely not plug and play. I was reading that
> Ed Sheeran went to software and it it took him and his tech months to get it
> all working..(Mobius in Ableton)
> On Dec 5, 2015 4:23 AM, "Per Boysen" <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Sat, Dec 5, 2015 at 4:37 AM, Josh Elliott <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> > Does she use Mobius in Live or just Live?
>> She composes and produces the recordings in Logic. For live show
>> preparation she has been using Ableton Live. She also has an
>> Eletrixpro Repeater, a discontinued rack looper machine that plays one
>> loop with four tracks. Several alternative loops can be cues to switch
>> between them. I had a Repeater long ago, great device.
>> >It looks like for me Mobius is out
>> > as I have the 64 bit version of Live and it wont recognize Mobius.
>> There is a software adapter for running 32 bit plugins in 64 bit
>> hosts: http://www.soundradix.com/products/32-lives/
>> You can also use Bitwig instead of Live, as Bitwig is a 64 bit DAW
>> that also supports 32 bit plugins. http://www.bitwig.com/
>> Greetings from Sweden
>> Per Boysen