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Modular Synth Patching Basics (with VCV): Setting up a Classic Synth Bass

Modular synthesis patching, whlie complex, can be satisfying on a creative level with the number of possibilities for those open to sound exploration as Joe Albano demonstrates.

Top 5 Guitar Plug-Ins For Keyboard Players

Are you a keyboard player who just can’t wrap your head - or hands - around the guitar? Fear not, Hollin Jones has just the thing…

Say Hello To Threequencer, World’s First 3-Dimensional Step Sequencer

Threequencer is a playable 3-dimensional step sequencer created by Ray Interactive.

PreSonus Adds Nearly 10 GB of New Sample and Loop Libraries to PreSonus Sphere

PreSonus has added 19 new sample and loop libraries—nearly 10 GB—to its PreSonus Sphere global online community.

Turn Color and Gesture Into Music With Orbita - A New Device From Playtronica

Who said interesting objects should sit silently on shelves? Playtronica announces their newest device Orbita: a playful music device that lets you access creativity through sound and colors.

6 Fun Tricks With Ableton Live 11’s New Hybrid Reverb

The new Hybrid Reverb in Ableton Live 11 combines the best of convolution and algorithmic reverbs in one device. Noah Pred shares 6 fun tricks with it you probably don't know.

A Music Producer’s Guide To Sampled Instruments

So, you want your samples and loops to bemore expressive and perhaps easier to play? Creating your own sample-based instruments could be the solution.

Fluid Pitch Is A Creative Pitch Bending Plugin

Fluid Pitch from Pitch Innovations introduces three new super powers in a plugin, for music producers. It adds intelligence to the pitch bend wheel on your MIDI controller, Micro tuning edge and MPE.

Dynamic vs. Condenser Microphone Shootout: Which is Better for Voiceovers?

There's a common misconception that the best voiceover microphones are condenser mics. But there are a number of fantastic dynamic mics available too.

Audified Releases Rip-Roaring AmpLion 2 Rock Essentials Plug-In

Audified have revamped its long-lived AmpLion Pro with three legendary amplifier models, four cabinets, 15 stomp boxes, and 10 microphones using state-of-the-art component model and a new GUI.

Cool Hardware Synths You Can Get Cheap Online

In synth world, it’s easy to spend lots of cash on hardware. But it’s not always the right way to go and here, Hollin Jones shows you some affordable but cool instruments…

Review: Eventide Clockworks Bundle

So, you want to bring more modulation effects into your arsenal of audio effect plugins...? Matt Vanacoro checks out the new Clockworks bundle from Eventide - a rather tasty sounding collection.

Experience Arturia’s V Collection 8 + Huge Savings!

Arturia have announced that all users will be able to benefit from massive discounts on V Collection 8 from March 17th to April 6th, 2021.

Toontrack EZDrummer Electronic Edge Expansion Review

If you’re looking for something new and unique for your electronic productions, Tootntrack’s Electronic Edge might be just the ticket. Hollin Jones makes the beats…

Focusrite Group to Launch New Commercial Audio Brand - Optimal Audio

Focusrite's new brand, Optimal Audio, is setting its sights on creating easy to use, streamlined solutions for the commerical audio marketplace.