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Roland's New SH-01A Is A Polyphonic-Capable SH-101 Hardware Synth

Today Roland announced the TR-08 and their digital recreation of the iconic SH-101 analog synthesizer in the Roland Boutique format. Here's all the latest details on this new synth.

Review: Black Lion Audio Universal Audio Mod

Modifying your audio gear can be a great way to make it perform to an even higher standard than it already does. Matt Vanacoro found out what Black Lion Audio could do to supercharge his Apollo 8.

Overcoming Your Inner Critic: 5 Tips To Stepping Past Your Creative Conscience

Sometimes it can be hard to ignore that nagging voice inside your head that's holding you back. Here are five tips to help you better understand your own creativity.

Audio Damage Releases QuatroMod Multi-Modulation Effect Plugin

The latest plugin from Audio Damage is QuatroMod which, as its name suggests, combines four powerful modulation engines in one excellent plugin. Here's the info you need to know.

How Many Of These Logic Pro X 10.3 Workflow & Exporting Stems Tricks Did You Know?

Did you know you can now insert text-based tags into the file names of stems as you batch export them? This and many other up-to-the-minute tips can be found in this short video.

Here's 128 Chiptune Sounds For Elektron Analog Keys & Analog Four

There's not many better feelings than loading new sounds onto your favorite synthesizer. The new sound pack from New Wave Presets gives you 128 chiptune sounds to satisfy your game playing desires.

Review: Writer’s Session, Essential App For Every Songwriter?

Bringing together a bunch of tools that can help you write and develop songs, Writer's Session offers most of its functions for free and lives on your iOS device. Matt Vanacoro checked it out.

Monitoring Latency (How Low Can You Go?)

Most people know that latency can be the bane of a producer's life, but how much do you know about how and why it happens? Joe Albano has this handy explainer.

Stunning DIY Sawtooth Wooden Panels For Moog Mother 32 & Other Synths

Bringing together the best of form and function, Jens Paldam has created these sawtooth wooden panels for the Moog Mother 32 and other eurorack synth modules... and shows you how to build your own!

Diyagaskai: From Online Music Production Tutorials To Online Success

In just a couple of years, Toronto-based producer Diyagaskai has gone from being a novice to having hundreds of thousands of streams of her music and videos. She tells us how she did it.

Percussa Launches Super Signal Processor With Eurorack Compatibility

Based on the same synthesis platform (Percussa Engine) revealed at NAMM 2017, the Super Signal Processor is a positive response to the modular community and features eurorack compatible ports.

Review: KRFT

KRFT from Studio Amplify is a multi-talented application that brings a whole new perspective on music creation and sequencing. Matt Vanacoro took it for a test drive...

Three Key Ways to Optimize Kontakt Player & Instrument Libraries

Save RAM, save CPU and get lightning fast load times in Native Instruments' Kontakt Player for all your sample libraries with these optimization techniques!

Ableton And Undrgrnd Sounds Release Synthology

So you want some classic analog and digital synthesizers in your productions? How about 8GB of Roland, Sequential Circuits, Korg and more vintage machines in a multi-sampled Ableton Live pack?

Review: Steinberg Dorico

Steinberg hired some of the developers behind Sibelius to work on its very own dedicated notation application. But what did Matt Vanacoro think of Dorico?