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Behind the Scenes at zemaGamez: Making the Music that Made 'Primary' a Game Hit

Alison Cociani & Martin Sitter reveal how they set about creating the music soundtrack for iOS and Android Game, Primary - the latest addictive game hit from zemaGamez.

Interview: Moldover on Guitar Wing and Controllerism

Known as the Godfather of Controllerism, Matt Moldover, sat down with AskAudio Mag to talk about his latest projects: Four Track and the exciting collaboration with Livid Instruments, Guitar Wing.

Interview: Composer Walter Mair on The List and Killzone: Mercenary

Ivor Novello nominated & Telly award winning composer Walter Mair is the creator of scores for feature films and AAA video game titles, like Killzone. In this interview he talks gear, tech and more.

Matt Vanacoro on Music, Tech and iOS for Musicians

Matt is a distinguished educator and lecturer at state and national conferences on music technology & education. He's got a wealth of experience playing with famous musicians and consulting in MI.

Interview: Damian Taylor on Working With Björk, The Killers, Arcade Fire, Gotye

Björk, Prodigy, Guy Sigsworth, The Killers, Arcade Fire, Gotye are amongst Damian Taylor’s credits and collaborations to date. He sat down with AskAudio Mag to chat about all things tech and more.

Interview: Josh Aker on Composing the Music for Infinity Blade 3

How do you create the music for Infinity Blade III: the latest, most visually and sonically stunning game for iOS to date? Composer, Josh Aker, knows the score and reveals all to us in this interview.

Interview: James Wiltshire (The FreeMasons)

James Wiltshire from popular remixers, The FreeMasons, talked to AskAudioMag about studio hardware, Reason, Ableton Live, working on remixes with Beyonce & Sophie Ellis-Bextor and the music business.

Interview: Rob Papen, Synthesis Pioneer Talks Tech

From a young age, Rob Papen set himself up as a musical pioneer. First with his involvement with band Peru and then as a sound designer for hardware synths and his own popular plug-ins.

Machinewerks CS X51 MIDI Controller

Searching for a new MIDI controller? Uninspired by what's on offer? UK based company, Machinewerks, have placed their vision of the perfect bit of kit on Kick Starter. Mo Volans finds out more...

Interview: BT Talks Music Tech and The Future of Rhythmic Programming

BT, arguably one of the most phenomenal composers, musicians & performers of our time, joined us to chat about his life in music, the tools he uses, plug-ins & his new album, A Song Across Wires.

Behind the Scenes at Livid Instruments

Do you use (or lust after) Livid Instruments' many controllers/instruments? Have you ever wondered how they are made, and by who? What's it like inside Livid HQ? We snuck in to find out...

Interview: PHON.O on Ableton Live, Push, Thom Yorke and Sampling Unique Sounds

If you've ever seen Thom Yorke DJing, you may have heard the intriguing beats of the track, Fukushima. We caught up with PHON.O, the artist responsible, and talked about Ableton Push, sampling & more.

Interview: Jonathan Goldman Talks Sound Healing and Chakra Tuner App

How does sound affect us? Can sound be used as a healing tool? Lynda Arnold sits down with sound healing pioneer, Jonathan Goldman, to discuss this and more (including his new Chakra Tuner iPad app).

Interview with Benny Burtt: Assistant Sound FX Editor, Skywalker Sound

You may be familiar with Ben Burtt who created the Star Wars light sabre sounds. Well, his son, Benny Burtt, is just as talented and is making a name for himself as a sound editor for big films, too.

Interview: David Earl On Creating Music for Games

David Earl is a composer/producer and Logic Studio guru living in the San Francisco Bay Area. You've seen him on YouTube & macProVideo.com, now read about his approach to game audio composition.