Essential Backup Techniques For Musicians & Producers
Backing up – some of us are better at remembering than others, but there’s always more to learn about keeping data safe. Here’s a handy guide to backing up your Mac, PC or mobile device.
Review: Metagrid for iOS, Improving Your DAW Workflow
Macros and shortcuts are one of the best ways to speed up your DAW workflow. Metagrid for iOS aims to bring control of all your DAWs together in one handy location.
After Charlottesville, Spotify Removes Neo-Nazi & White Supremacist Hate Music Bands
The recent violent rally and ultimate murder of a peaceful protester in Charlottesville, Virgina, US has led to Spotify and Deezer to remove hate music bands from their services.
If Roland Made A D-50 Boutique Synth...
Should Roland make a reissue of the original D-50 synthesizer, but in Boutique or desktop format? Here's a concept for the D-05, a D-50 inspired synth module that looks the part.
Review: Endorphin.es Grand Terminal Eurorack Module
This unique Eurorack module has Scott Riesterer all in a spin. Would he find it took his music to new heights, or brought it back down to earth? Let's hope the Grand Terminal was all plane sailing.
Redesign Any Sound Using Sonic Shapeshifting In iZotope RX6
RX6 is a highly capable sound design tool in its own right. In this video, Timo Preece demonstrates how it can be a creative as well as a forensic tool.
BAE Audio Ships 500C Lunchbox FET Compressor
BAE tells us their new 500 series FET compressor sounds good on anything. It features high pass, and 'gain reduction off' so you can get the benefits of the transformer path without any compression.
Here's Every Single D'Angelo Song Groove Available For Ableton Live
This free groove pack for Ableton Live allows you to apply humanisation, swing and timing from every D'Angelo song to your own productions.
Review: Black Lion Audio MicroClock MK3
Could adding this small but powerful device to your hardware rig really improve clarity, latency and audio performance? Matt Vanacoro road tests the Black Lion Audio MicroClock MK3.
Is This A Sneak Peek Of A New Teenage Engineering PO Synth?
Teenage Engineering's Pocket Operators are popular synths. These diminutive portable digital synths pack a lot of power in a small playful form factor. And perhaps there's a new one on the horizon?
Interview: Denney On Re-Imagining A Classic Track
Hailing from the north east of England, Denney has played his unique blend of house and techno around the world and alongside some big names. We caught up with him to discuss his latest release.
Mixing Drums For Dance Music? Make Sure You Consider This...
Pay attention to your drum mix, and your track will surely benefit. In this short video, Multiplier breaks down how to address different kinds of drum sound when mixing.
Review: ESI U168XT Audio Interface
ESI's U168XT high speed recording interface couldn't sound as good as it looks, could it? G.W Childs puts it through its paces to find out. (Spoiler alert: he liked it).
A Guide To Creating Vocal Harmonies (From A Musical Perspective)
Creating good harmonies for vocals involves more than just tweaking some plug-ins. Joe Albano explains the musical theory behind getting harmony just right.
Here's 6 FREE Kontakt Instruments From Flintpope
This time-limited offer gives you six Kontakt instruments totally free. And if you're feeling generous you can even contribute a little something to say thanks.