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You Won't Believe What This Aussie Virtuoso Can Do

The next time someone tries to tell you that electronic/dance music requires no skill to compose, tell them to go look up M4SONIC. This Adelaide-based, classically-trained virtuoso shreds a Novation Launchpad in a way that needs to be seen to be believed.

An Novation Launchpad, for those playing at home, is a square box with soft keys on it that can be pushed to trigger samples in Ableton, an awesome music editing and production platform.

There are a whole bunch of live Launchpad mashups on YouTube, but M4SONIC is one of the best.

This latest vid is by no means his first. He stormed onto the scene a while ago with this amazing piece called Virus

…and Weapon (which has over 6 million views right now)…


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