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Interview: Monolink, Blending Songwriting With Electronic Production

Berlin-based Monolink combines traditional songwriting techniques with modern electronic production to create a live show that's compelling and rich. We caught up with him to ask how it works.

Meet The Author Of Push Turn Move, Book Exploring Music Instrument & Controller UI Design

We'd been eagerly anticipating getting hold of the book, currently on Kickstarter, but managed to get an exclusive interview with its author.

Giorgia Angiuli: DIY MIDI Controllers, Synths, Ableton & The Female Touch

Combining serious synths, dreamy vocals, evocative melodies and playful musical toys, Giorgia Angiuli adds her authentic feminine touch to electronic musical styles dominated by men with flair and fun

Creator of Arduino-Based Nozoid OSC-2 Synth With Moog Style Sound Speaks Out

What happens when a synth fanatic decides to build the kind of instrument he's always dreamed of, and then puts it on sale? We caught up with the man behind Nozoid to find out.

Interview: TORUL On The Obsession Of Producing, Mixing & Mastering

Slovenian musicians and producers TORUL are involved in every stage of their creative process from mixing music through to producing videos. Ask.Audio CEO Martin Sitter finds out what makes them tick.

Interview: Jon Charnis

After years of producing music under various guises, Jon Charnis found his true calling in the slower, darker, and deeper shades of house music. We asked him about all things musical.

Behind The Scenes Interview: Blocs Wave

Blocs Wave and Launchpad for iOS are some of the coolest and most innovative apps around. We caught up with the team behind them to get their thoughts on the app business...

Justin Martin On Creative Remix Techniques

Remixing is both creatively and often financially rewarding. But what does it take to make a success of it? We caught up with House DJ and producer Justin Martin to find out.

Interview : Sandy Turnbull Discusses The Secrets Behind His Creative Process

House producer Sandy Turnbull has enjoyed a 15 year career culminating in a year suddenly thrust into the spotlight. We caught up with him to talk production, performance and his studio secrets.

Interview: Disfunktion on Secrets Behind Signature Big Room Sound

Disfunktion shares the secrets of creating big room house and so much more in this revealing interview.

Will This Organic Modular Controller Enable Greater Expression Than Classic MIDI Keyboard?

Music controllers tend to be based on traditional interfaces. The Joué aims to make our performance interaction more flexible and allow us to change the layout. Founder, Pascal Joguet tells us more.

Interview: Native Instruments On Genesis & Future of Maschine JAM MIDI Controller

The latest addition to NI’s Maschine hardware family has a whole different focus to its siblings. We caught up with Steffen Dierolf who knows more about it than anyone else, for the inside track. 

Synth Stories: Quarry Composer Kris Dirksen on Buchla Music Easel

Kris Dirksen, known for scoring music or trailers for Mad Max: Fury Road & Breaking Bad, talks about how the Buchla Music Easel synth came to be at the heart of his score for Cinemax's Quarry series.

Celldweller on 5 Favorite Vintage Music Gear & Talks New Scandroid Album

80s synthwave are back and Celldweller needed not further invitation to dive deeper into his analog synths with new project, Scandroid. Plus he reveals his 5 fave vintage audio hardware gear.

Interview: Danjel van Tijn From Eurorack Synth Maker, Intellijel

Intellijel are a well-loved name behind many crazy synthesizer modules those in Eurorack synth circles know. We caught up with Danjel van Tijn to find out more the company and the synth landscape.