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Waves Have Modeled Original Abbey Road Studio Vinyl Gear In A Warm Digital Plug-In

Waves Audio and Abbey Road Studios have released the Abbey Road Vinyl plugin. They've modelled the Abbey Road vinyl cutting & playback gear & added a TG12410 mastering console emulation too!

Review: Squarp Instruments Pyramid MIDI Sequencer on Steroids

The Squarp Instruments Pyramid is a unique hardware MIDI sequencer capable of multitimbral MIDI sequencing. MIDI effects, Euclidian sequencing, and polyrhythmic programming and performing. Wow...

Analog Synthesis 3: Envelope Generators

In part 3 out our essentials of subtractive / analog synthesis, Peter Schwartz takes us on a journey in sound programming using the envelope generator.

New Standalone Akai MPC Live Details Leaked By US Government

When a US government organisation leak photos of an upcoming Akai MPC unit, you know the world is topsy turvy. Here's details & photos on the Akai MPC Live standalone and computer MPC controller.

Detroit Is An Analog Drum Machine Based On Original 909 Circuits

Another clone of the famous Roland TR-909? Yup, but we're still waiting to find out if AcidLab have nailed it with the new Detroit analog drum machine.

This Stereo Spreader From Klevgränd Turns Mono Tracks Into Natural Sounding Stereo Tracks

If you want to transform a mono recording into a convincing stereo track or widen the stereo image of an existing stereo track on iOS or in your AU/VST supporting DAW then check out Klevgrand Haaze.

Review: Sony UWP-D16 Wireless System

The Sony UWP-D16 is an integrated wireless microphone and lavalier system that we were hoping would provide good audio quality in a small, rugged package. Here's what we discovered...

DIY: How To Repair & Build XLR Cables

If your studio XLR cables is damaged and in need of repair, or your fancy building your own XLR to 1/4" TS plug, you've come to the right place. Joshua Casper shows you how in this useful tutorial.

Improve Your Ableton Live Workflow With Isotonik Follow Arrange

This Max for Live device from Isotonik is a follow up to their Follow series focusing on Session View. Follow Arrange scans for locators and allows you to loop a section before moving on to the next.

ROLI Announces Seaboard 5D

Just one week after causing tremors with Blocks, their modular-style, playable gesture based music making devices, ROLI have unleashed a new app to support the Seaboard RISE with free sound packs.

A Brief History of Music, Part 6: House

In part 6 of our series exploring musical genres, and the defining artists, tracks and gear that have been instrumental in them, Hollin Jones puts House under the microscope.

Wave Alchemy Tease Sexy New Revolution Drum Machine Instrument

We love teasers. Today, Wave Alchemy have revealed a new Revolution instrument for Kontakt Player (free) coming later this year. There's some excellent new features... here's the info we can share.

Ableton Loop Summit 2016 - Collaborate + Connect = Create

Ableton describe Loop as an exploration of what it is to make music today and what it could be tomorrow. With big performances, industry pro discussions, and workshops we found out what it's about.

KRK Announces New V Series 4 Studio Monitors

The latest near field reference studio monitors from KRK come with a decent price tag, Kevlar drivers, 3 different models and have been developed in conjunction with hundreds of pro engineers.

Behringer Reveal $899 DeepMind 12 Desktop Synth, But Do You Want It?

The DeepMind 12 polyphonic analog synthesizer caused much debate when it was announced by Behringer. Now a desktop prototype has been revealed... but would this make your synth shopping list?