Hollin Jones was classically trained as a piano player but found the lure of blues and jazz too much to resist. Graduating from bands to composition then production, he relishes the chance to play anything with keys. A sometime lecturer in videographics, music production and photography post production, Hollin has been a freelance writer on music technology and Apple topics for well over a decade, along the way publishing several books on audio software. He has been lead writer at a number of prominent music and technology publications. As well as consultancy, full-time journalism, video production and professional photography, he occasionally plays Hammond, Rhodes and other keys for people who ask nicely. Hollin is Contributing Editor at Ask.Audio.
Get UJAM’s Beatmaker EDEN plugin for free, and a 30% discount off the Hiphop-Bundle (Beatmaker Hustle and Beatmaker Dope) from 6 June to 1 August.
Get the sound and feel of classic soul tracks with this new, affordable collection of MIDI parts from Toontrack, with hooks and melodies galore.
Get control over your sounds in ways you never thought possible with this new plugin that advances the Build Your Own Modular Effect system.
Using pure analog modeled synthesis instead of samples, this brand new soft synth from Rob Papen is available with a discount at launch, so check out the details here.
Watch Matt Cellitti demo and explain some of Komplete's most powerful and unusual Reaktor Ensembles and learn much more about the wonderful world of Reaktor.
Get special advanced pricing on this hardware compressor from newcomers SUONOBUONO. Check it out on Kickstarter today.
If you want rich, multi-layered, deep and varied bass from top-end stereo boutique hardware instruments the latest offering from Softube is going to appeal.
New portable system easily handles the most demanding assignments with 100 watts of dynamic power, 8-in 2-way speaker, Bluetooth streaming, multiple ins/outs and 45-hour rechargeable battery.
Get this sci-fi inspired software instrument for just $21. But hurry - the deal is strictly time limited. Here's how it works.
Check out this extra special deal from Waves but hurry - there is a time limit on getting an extra 50% off existing sale prices. Here's the details.
Rode's latest release brings premium sound to your recordings with a beautifully matched pair of high-end cardioid condenser mics. Read on for more details.
With PolyStep Sequencer you can record in real time, with step input or graphical input. And easily transpose your sequences in real time from MIDI input, always staying in scale.
Shift the timing of any audio part to create a looser or more urgent feel, all without touching a clip on the timeline. Mo Volans explains how.
It's finally appeared - and some of the specs have even leaked. So will it look and sound like a real ARP 2600? Here's what we know so far.
Redesigned workflow and the new Sculptor module are just two of the major updates to this brand new version of Neutron, iZotope's dedicated mixing plug-in. Here's what else is new.
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