Using Push’s drum step sequencer and pads with the Maschine VST

I’ve seen some workarounds to use Maschine’s drum samples with Push, but I stumbled upon a way to use Maschine (or likely any drum plugin) with Push.

1) Drag the Maschine VST to a pad in a drum rack.
2) Go to the i/o view in the drum rack and set Maschine to receive All notes…
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3) Load up a kit in Maschine, and click on the little triangle by the kit name to change the “Sound MIDI Batch Setup”

EDIT: For Maschine 2, things are bit different. Go to this link to learn how to set this up for Maschine 2.

For Maschine 1.X, carry on…

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4) Select “Sounds to MIDI Notes” and set to C1.

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Make sure there is no scene in Maschine, or you will hear those notes too. Save the preset, and you’re good (I’m sure you can customize further with macros, etc…)


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