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Back to the Future Max for Live Device

Yehezkel Raz, creator of, has made a really cool device to celebrate Back to the Future Day. In case you don't know, today is the day Marty McFly arrived in the future, in Back to the Future Part 2. 

The Back to the Future Max for Live device allows you to dial in a date and it will make your music sound like it was released that year. Basically how it works is, the more you travel into the past, the more filters, saturators, and modulators are applied to the sound. It's a really fun idea and you can get it here for free.

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I always thought this was a problem with the story-line in Back to the Future! Nonetheless, it's still one of my favorite movies.