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Ableton Live File Management Guidelines

It's not the most glamorous part of being a Live user, but proper file management is essential to keeping everything running smoothly. Joshua Casper explains why.

Watch Steve H Perform A 3D Surround Immersion Concert Using The Buchla Music Easel And Logic

In his latest immersive performance featuring the Buchla Music Easel and Logic Pro, Ask.Audio publisher and musician Steve H performs a tribute to his mother.

Live Performer Is A FREE Audio Plugin Host With Some Nifty MIDI Features

This new Audio Unit host for Mac musicians, Live Performer, is ideal if you don't need a full-blown DAW when playing live, but want some advanced MIDI features and audio processing.

Review: Bastl Instruments Dude! - Battery Powered 5-Channel Mixer, That's More Than a Mixer

When is a mixer more than a mixer? When it's also capable of generating its own noise. G.W Childs gets up close and personal with the Bastl Instruments Dude!

This Trick Transforms Your Synth Sequencer From 32 To 512 Steps!

Imagine being able to increase the length of your synthesiser's step sequencer from 32 to 512 steps. Loopop has a nifty hack using the Arturia KeyStep which does so for the Moog Mother 32.

Heavyocity Announces Vocalise 2, Free If You Purchase Gravity!

The follow-up to the Gravity pack, Vocalise, version 2 is packed with 3 GB of vocal inspiration. And if you purchase Gravity before 25th July you get Vocalise 2 for free!

Lunaris Is A Dreamy Pad Instrument For Kontakt Player

Lunaris is an impressive sample-based instrument for pads, designed for sound designers to create analog style pads, cinematic pads and ambient soundscapes.

Korg MicroKorg XL & XL+ Now Have A MIDI Remote & Sound Editor Plugin

The KORG "MicroKorg XL and XL+ Midi Editor" is the first VST- PlugIn Editor / Controller for the Korg Synths "MicroKorg XL" and "MicroKorg XL+“ . Watch it in action here.

4 Popular Analog Consoles & Their Emulations

The sound of these legendary consoles can be heard on countless classic albums spanning many genres. Even in the software age you can still capture it, as Joe Albano explains.

Elektron Digitakt Vs Akai MPC Live: Which Is Better For You?

Which is better, brown bread or white bread? Apples or oranges? Elektron Digitakt or Akai MPC Live? Jade Wii explores the later in this useful video.

Rumors Of SoundCloud 50 Day Closure Put To Bed By CEO?

If you've been worrying over recent reports about music streaming giant, SoundCloud, not lasting beyond 50 days it may just be a storm in a teacup according to new statements.

Review: Surreal Machines Diffuse and Modnetic

Berlin-based Surreal Machines have come up with a couple of awesome new delay plug-ins and Noah Pred thinks they might be the last dub tools you ever need...

How to Setup Traktor with the Rane 62/64 DJ Mixer

Do you love Rane mixers but prefer to DJ with Traktor? Would you like to use Rane's custom Traktor mappings for Rane 62/64 mixers, but aren't quite sure how to start? You're in the right place.

Here's How To Quickly Comp Audio Takes In Logic Pro X

Compositing audio takes is an essential skill for crafting the perfect performance. In this video, Booker Edwards shows you how to do it in Logic Pro.

Mod Your Korg Minilogue Into A Desktop Synth In 2 Hours For $6?

Fancy transforming your Korg Minilogue into a keyboardless, desktop version? This man on reddit modded his own. He spent $6, two hours and a couple of beers and ended up with this.