Review: Liquid Music 1.6.1 by WaveDNA
Version 1 of WaveDNA's Liquid Rhythm was pretty impressive. When Liquid Music arrived we were also impressed by its potential. Now in version 1.6.1 AfroDJMac digs in to see what all the fuss is about.
How to Build a Basic Tech House Beat in Ableton Live
Starting with the four standard sounds: kick, snare, hi-hat and clap in a drum rack, Multiplier takes you through the basics of creating a Tech House beat.
5 steps To Turn Your Favorite Sampler into a Monster Synthesizer
After reading this you'll never think of your sampler and synthesizer as separate beasts ever again. Here's 5 steps to turning your sampler (hardware or software) into a powerful synthesizer.
Embertone Introduces Recorders for Kontakt To The World
Embertone tell us Recorders, their latest virtual instrument brings carefully and lovingly sampled recorders (over 6,900 samples) to Kontakt. They sound great too. Here's the press release and video.
Pioneer DJ XDJ-1000MK2 Arrives
If you were dreaming of an upgraded version of Pioneer DJ’s XDJ-1000 USB-only multiplayer with touch screen and so much more, then you’ll be happy to read this!
Review: Apogee Symphony I/O MKii Thunderbolt
The new Apogee Symphony I/O KM2 Thunderbolt audio interface doesn't just look, sound and feel great, it's highly configurable and definitely high quality too. Matt Vanacoro got hands on.
Musician & Producer Techniques: How To Boost Creativity and Focus
Making music is more accessible than ever due to the low cost of gear. But it's not without its pitfalls. The difficulty is in learning how to use the equipment and be creative and focused with it.
WaveDNA Liquid Music 50% SALE, Composition Tools For Modern Producers
If you like the idea of creating song (melodic, harmonic and rhythmic) ideas in seconds, then you'll love WaveDNA's Liquid Music. And at 50% off for a limited time ONLY it's a no-brainer!
Probably The Most Expressive and Interesting Analog Instrument You’ll See Today
Thanks to Mesmerising Instruments and Sounds on Facebook for sharing this captivating video of Koka Nikoladze new musical creation made from a single stepper motor, a contact mic and more.
Arturia MatrixBrute Video 4 Explores Analog Effects
Since January 2016 we've been waiting patiently for the MatrixBrute to arrive. With the release of their 4th video explaining and demonstrating the analog effects it feels like we're getting closer...
Review: CableGuys VolumeShaper 4
CableGuys Volumeshaper 4 does more than just shape the volume for an audio source. It can also make some very complicated modulations to anything you run through it as GW Childs discovered.
Pro Tools 12: Catching Up To HD
In days gone by there was a large difference between Pro Tools standard vs Pro Tools HD. Joe Albano explores the features Avid's current powerhouse DAW standard edition can brag about.
Excellent Tutorial on Moog Model 15 921A & 921B Oscillator Section
Moog released the Model 15 app earlier this year to great acclaim. Rightly so. This modular synthesizer app is possibly the best and most accurate analog synth emulation app for iPad/iOS.
Roland Teaser Video for 909 Day, 30 New Products Coming
It turns out 909 Day is very real. This teaser video “A Future Redefined” is a glimpse into a number of big product announcements from Roland and a live streaming event.
Review: Audiothingies Micromonsta Standalone Polyphonic Synthesizer
How can a synthesizer be small and huge at the same time? When it’s a Micromonsta… Hollin Jones puts this tweaking friendly, accessible, and excellent sounding synth through its paces.