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Roland To Celebrate D-50 Synth 30 Year Anniversary With 6 Days Of Product Launches

Roland have new releases for percussion, piano, wind, organ, and guitar categories to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the legendary D-50 Synthesizer, with music trivia and more.

Review: UVI Vintage Vault 2

A $2600 bundle for just $399 sounds too good to be true, right? But sometimes miracles do happen as Matt Vanacoro found when he checked out the gargantuan UVI Vintage Vault 2 collection.

Bastl 60Knobs Is A €129 DIY MIDI Controller For Just About Everything

This new MIDI controller from Bastl Instruments is available only as a DIY kit and, as its name suggests, has 60 independent and customisable controller pots and a whole lot more.

Creative Cubase MIDI Programming Tips

Cubase is one of the most powerful MIDI environments around yet is still approachable enough for even less experienced users to get to grips with . Here are some top MIDI programming tips.

Did DJ Jazzy Jeff Just Leak Ableton Live 10?

We can't be 100% sure, but it looks like an early build of Live 10 made its way out of Ableton HQ in Berlin and found its way to the studio of DJ Jazzy Jeff if this video is to be trusted.

UVI Releases Vintage Vault 2 & OB Legacy

UVI releases Vintage Vault 2, a massive update to their premier vintage synth collection and OB Legacy, a 6-instrument suite inspired by an American luminary. A full review is coming VERY soon...

Review: Akai MPC X

AKAI's MPC X promises to let you make music entirely without a computer - but can it really replace your DAW? Rishabh Rajan put it to the test to find out.

5 Tips to Make Your Keyboard Sound Like a Guitar

Keyboard players don't always have a guitarist on speed dial to lay down some tracks for them. Here's how you can fake it with keyboards, and get away with it!

Moog Music Replace Sub 37 With Subsequent 37, Full Review

We go beyond the news that Moog Music have discontinued the modern classic Sub 37 analog synth and replaced it with the Subsequent 37 by providing a full video review of the Subsequent CV 37.

Free Live MasterClass: Novation Peak Sound Design & Synthesis

Learn the secrets of Novation's latest synth with a hands-on live video masterclass from product specialist Chris Calcutt. Enrol for free to watch and ask questions!

Dave Smith Instruments Announces Prophet Rev2 Desktop Synth

The 16-voice polyphonic analog synthesizer, Rev2, from Dave Smith Instruments just got a desktop version. Here's more about it.

FingerSonic EXP1 Is a Pocket Sized Synth Workstation, Drum Machine, Sequencer & MIDI Controller

FingerSonic, an Italian music instrument maker, have announced the EXP1- a powerful, portable instrument / synth workstation that ticks a lot of boxes and threatens to shake up the synth market.

Here's How To Sculpt The Perfect House Music Kick Drum In Logic Pro X

Your kick drum is key to the sound of your house track. In this short video, Olav Basoski breaks down how to choose, shape and sculpt the perfect bass drum in Logic.

LANDR Launches Easy, Affordable, Artist-Friendly Music Distribution

Artists can now get their tracks on Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play, Tidal, Pandora and other music stores for next to nothing thanks to LANDR. We speak to their CEO to find out more.

Ableton Releases Iota Granular Synth

Iota is a new granular synth Max for Live device by Dillon Bastan perfect for reconstructing sounds using micro loops, creating endless evolving soundscapes and so much more.