Hollin Jones

Hollin Jones

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.

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The latest version of Presonus' flagship DAW comes with a bunch of tweaks, additions and upgrades and it's free for existing users.

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Recapture the sound of classic 1980s and 1990s reverb hardware units with this new expansion library - and it's available at a discount until November 11th.

Studiologic Offers Camelot Pro Bundle

With Studiologic's new Camelot Pro bundle, Sledge and Numa Compact 2x owners can try the acclaimed live performance management software for three months at no charge.

Novation Announces Free London Events For December 2019

Hands-on demos, advice and instruction and all for free - here's how to get tickets.