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Review: Yamaha HPH-MT8 Monitor Headphones

The HPH-MT8 studio monitor headphones may be Yamaha’s boldest headphone design in years. How do they sound, especially when compared to the competition? Matthew Loel T. Hepworth ‘phones’ in the result

5 Hacks Every Recording Musician & Engineer Should Know

The recording process can throw all kinds of curve balls at you, however well prepared you may be. Joe Albano shares some industry secrets that can save your bacon if the worst happens.

7 Minute Documentary Explores Creative Strands From Lee Scratch Perry To Daedelus

Filmed at Ableton Loop 2016 this engaging mini-documentary, Crumb 2.0, from Stuart Holt explores the creative strands between five artists

DeJa Vu Is An Analog FX Pedal For Synths & Guitars Bursting With Character

Effects pedals are not just for guitarists. Synthesists can join the fun, especially with one that sounds as good as the Glou Glou De Ja Vu. Prepare yourself for classic and experimental sounds.

Soundmit International Sound Summit 2017 - All The Details Here

Italy's biggest music tech show is on the horizon once again. And Kraftwerk will be playing while it's on! Here are the details plus everything you can expect to see!

Bitwig Releases Free Studio 2.1 Update: Here's What's New

A new amp model, enhanced sound collection and improved MIDI connectivity. What more could you ask for?

Review: Aroma by Ploytec

What do you get if you combine salt, pepper, sugar and chili? Something that smells interesting. Joshua Casper checks out Aroma...

The Final Mix: Using Your Car

Of all the mixing tools you can think of, your car probably doesn't feature very high on the list. But it should! Here's why.

New DIY Eurorack Skiff & Power Solution from Befaco

Power solutions for Eurorack tend not to look too sexy. That is until Jumpskiff was introduced by Befaco. It's lovely to look at, a portable Eurorack power supply, and DIY which keeps cost down.

Here's The First Videos Of The New Moog Drum Machine, DFAM, In Action

One highlight from Moogfest 2017 was Moog's new drum machine, DFAM. The Drummer From Another Mother was available only as build your own via DIY workshops. Here's some videos of it in action.

Review: Antelope Orion 32 HD

It's a serious piece of gear with an amazing feature set that bridges the world of home and pro studios. Matt Vanacoro gallops ahead with the Antelope Audio Orion 32 HD.

5 Ways To Improve Your Keyboard Playing Skills

We can all use some more ways to improve and refine our keyboard playing skills, whatever type of music we make. Here are five top tips.

Moog Engineer Describes Magic Of Synthesizers In One & A Half Minutes At Moogfest

With a nod to the history of synthesis with Bob Moog to limitless sonic potential and creating sounds from the imagination with synths, this video of a Moog Engineer at Moogfest 2017 is a must-watch.

Here's Why Your Music Machine Setup Needs Bastl Dude 5 Channel Mixer & Sound Processor

Not much thinking is required when deciding whether to purchase a Bastl Instruments module or synth. And in the case of Dude, this video shows you why it's such a useful 5-channel mixer and more.

Review: Ninja Jamm

What do you get if you cross loops from established artists with a video game-style music app, and make it free? Ninja Jamm takes no prisoners.