Review: Samplitude Pro X3
Samplitude Pro X3 may not be the best known Windows DAW, but could it actually be one of the best performers?
How To Apply Groove Files In Ableton Live To Get Different Vibes
Grooves can be used to change the feel of any part, and they’re quick and easy to work with. AfroDJMac shows you how in this short video.
Antelope Audio Announces Orion32 HD Audio Interface At NAMM 2017
So you want a 64 channel HDX & USB 3.0 audio interface? NAMM 2017 sees the new audio interface from Antelope Audio coming to market.
Flintpope Brute Is A Free Subtractive Synth For Reaktor 6
Flintpope has announced the release of Brute for Reaktor 6, a subtractive synth that delivers a rich, deep sound. It's free... or you can give a donation should you wish.
Elektron Tease New Music Machine
One the 19th January 2017 at NAMM Elektron are going to reveal their latest music machine. We don't know what it is, even from looking at this blurry teaser picture... but perhaps we could guess...
Percussa Unveils Powerful Wireless Hardware Digital Modular Synthesizer
With NAMM 2017 so close we can almost taste it, Percussa have announced their new hardware digital modular synthesizer system, Synthor System 8. Here's what we know so far.
Review: KRK V8 S4 Studio Monitors
KRK's studio monitors are known for their striking design. But do the new V8 S4 models sound as good as they look? Joe Albano finds out.
Discover How Oscillators Can Help You Create A Signature Bass Sound
How do oscillators work when designing bass sounds? Multiplier demystifies the process with a quick and easy-to-follow video.
Smart & Modular MIDI Controller, Specialwaves Mine, Preview, Features & Kickstarter Info
Here's a scoop on the latest news for the modular MIDI controller, Mine, from Specialwaves first revealed in late November 2016. Interest was astronomical, so we spoke with the team who reveal more.
Review: Surreal Machines Transient Machines for Ableton Live
Drums sound best with plenty of punch. We put Surreal Machines' latest Max for Live effects, Crack and Impact, through their paces.
6 Mastering Apps All Producers Should Consider
Mastering is the crucial last step in the production process. Here are some mastering apps that you should definitely check out.
Is Social Media Really Ruining Music? Trent Reznor Thinks So
The impact of social media networks on the world is being felt acutely of late. From politics to social justice (or injustice), but also on the music industry as Trent Reznor explains.
Hands On Video of Akai MPC Live & MPC X
Two of the biggest announcements for NAMM 2017 have come to us before the NAMM show has begun. Here's hands-on video previews of the new Akai Pro MPC X and MPC Live.
Review: IK Multimedia Modo Bass
Spoiler alert: The new Modo Bass from IK Multimedia is an incredibly good physical modeling bass instrument. The sound is excellent and it has a high level of tonal flexibility too.
5 Tips for Opening DJ Sets
An opening DJ set is an art form and considered one of the most challenging DJ sets to play. Opening DJs need to set the mood, warm up an empty venue and gradually coax people onto the dance floor.