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Roland Fantom 8 Keyboard Workstation Review

Does the new Roland Fantom 8 drop a marker for other keyboard synth workstation makers to measure up to? Matt Vanacoro finds out and discovers there's some futuristic features inside.

Comping Audio in Bitwig Studio

When it comes to recording and comping audio, Bitwig Studio might not be the first DAW that comes to mind. Don't let past perceptions put you off as Noah Pred shows how capable it is.

Black Lion Audio Announces PG-XLM and PG-X, Best-In-Class Power Conditioners

Black Lion Audio is proud to announce availability of the PG-XLM Power Conditioner and PG-X Power Conditioner — providing best-in-class professional power conditioning as affordable 1U rack- mounting.

Review: TC Electronic Brickwall HD Native DT

When TC Electronic's excellent Brickwall HD plug-in is paired with its hardware controller, it doesn't just lead to a more convenient mastering audio workflow but encourages experimentation too.

Rigid Audio Releases Metawave, Free Kontakt Instrument

This new, free, cinematic instrument for Kontakt provides granular shaping, random waveform playback, 2 step sequencers, 64 sound sources and much more.

5 Ways To Make Your Vocal Tracks Shine

A great vocal makes a track the best it can be. Here are five things to remember to make your vocal tracks really shine.

Best of 2020: Hardware Synthesizers

From accurate, analog recreations to delightful digital machines and hybrid hardware units that push the sonic boundaries, 2020 has seen some excellent new hardware synths released.

Mixing Essentials: The Highs & Lows of EQ

Joe Albano shares his years of mixing and production experience for beginner and intermediate level producers in this enlightening tutorial on the frequency ranges needed for EQ adjustments.

Best of 2020: Virtual Instruments

2020 saw a heavy focus on classic synth recreations, scoring collections and ever more advanced instrument designs. Here’s 9 of the best…

Best Of 2020: MIDI Controllers

Despite the global pandemic, closure of factories and general mayhem, 2020 has seen some great, new MIDI controllers announced and/or released. Here's nine of our favorites (in no particular order).

Reloop Releases Reloop Buddy, DJ Controller for iOS and Computer

A new 4-channel DJ controller from Reloop and Algoriddim hits the spot as you can see in the video by 2-time DJ champion, Carlo Atendido.

5 Pro Tips for Mixing On Headphones

Working from home studios can mean some compromises when it comes to making noise. Here are 5 things to think about when mixing on headphones.

Bitwig Give New Free Sound Package: Bass-08

Bass-08 is a digital resurrection of the 808 drum machine, made with Bitwig Studio's advanced device technology. Each note triggers a subtly different sound, breathing life into classic circuits.

Rock That Party With Beat School's New DJ Gear & Features

DJs and gamers are finding common ground with Beat School, the hybrid DJ simulator and video game on Steam. The latest version adds features to get the dance floor pumping.

ZERO-G Releases Ethera Gold Intimate Vocals

Zero-G has announced the release of Ethera Gold Intimate Vocals – the latest addition to the hugely popular cinematic vocals series.