Device Details

Device Overview

Name/Version: STING by SKINNERBOX 1.0
Author: skinnerbox  
Description: 2022 UPDATE: the latest and live 11 compatible version of the device can be downloaded for free here:

the classic acid pattern generator that we released back in 2013 is online again. click the eyes on the smiley face for a new pattern, and use the other controls to sculpt the results. demo video here:

Device Details

Downloads: 47522
Tags sequencer, utility, other
Live Version Used: 9.6.2
Max Version Used: 7.2.4
Date Added: Aug 03 2017 03:59:53
Date Last Updated: Sep 08 2022 10:37:12
Average Rating (13) 5
Rate this device: (must be logged in to rate devices login)
Device Type: midi_device
URL (optional):
License (more info): AttributionNonCommercialNoDerivatives

Device Files

Device File: STING!64 by SKINNERBOX.amxd


Always loved this device!

Just out of curiosity, is anything changed in this version since the last version was released?

This is probably my favourite 3rd party mfl device of all time, certainly of the free ones! It's right up there with the Convolution Reverb as a must-have.

I recommend this to everyone getting into MFL. It started me down a whole path of making my own version that suited the needs of our band even more. Our version is - lovingly - called "The Police", hehe.

Thank you so much for sharing, guys. Good stuff.

@wetterberg, is yours hosted /available? :)

Cool staff!
It is very important to make the parameter OFF SET that would move the pattern!
I would be glad if you did it)

thank you all for the loving comments! please note that this is a legacy device from 2013 which we are not intended to work on, we did however released "Time Sting!" which has a lot more functionality including offsetting patterns, creating midi clips and what not:

hey thanks, very cool!

where i found the acid frendly sequencer?

I download and receive (not compatible with this version of Ableton). Is that due to not having 11 live?

is this compatible with mac os big sur ?

Have used this a lot, although I think the last ableton update has stopped this working correctly

Hey, it's saying "this device is not available with this version of Live".

I have Live 11 Standard. Do I need suite version to be able to use this?

Login to comment on this device.

[ browse device library ]