Ableton Live's Sampler is capable of much more than basic sample playback. Here, Joshua Casper takes you through some of its more advanced applications like creating your own instruments.
New streamlined mixing surfaces offer Lexicon digital signal processing, and USB I/O connectivity for computer-based music recording and playback.
Akai Pro's VIP update offers universal compatibility, arming producers and performers with the ability to really make their controllers command their software instruments and effects plugins.
Learn how to get up and running with Steinberg's Dorico notation and scoring software with this free live MasterClass from Dorico product specialist John Barron.
Mono Müller has made a long list of software MIDI editors for hardware synths and has turned his attention to the new Roland Boutique TB-03 to allow automation and stored presets in your DAW!
Antelope Audio continues to release high end audio interfaces for the discerning producer and the latest, the Orion Studio HD, has special Pro Tools features included. Matt Vanacoro explores...
What could possibly be better than 8 Korg volca machines all synced up? How about 8 Korg Volcas with a specific mixer designed for them! And that's what KVGear are about to release next week.
Great news for fans of Reaktor instruments - all of Blinksonic's innovative creations will now work in the free version of Reaktor Player, and they're affordable too. Here are the details.
The Teenage Engineering OP-1 is one of the most respected and loved synthesizers around. We're thrilled to offer you a free sound pack of 34 sounds by JAde Wii for use exclusively with the OP-1.
The latest machine from Modal Electronics is a DIY, solder-free, drum and percussion sampler and fits into the CRAFT range nicely. Here's what this portable synth can do.
Today Roland celebrate D-50 day. And guess what classic, iconic synthesizer has been recreated in the Boutique synthesizer format? Yup, the D-50 is soon to be available as the new D-05.
What if you could get both the sound and the actual playing of some of the world's top drummers in your productions and then edit them? With DrumCore4 Ultra, that's just what you can do.
If you're looking for Mongolian, Bulgarian and Western-style, multi-sampled vocal instruments, then look no further than the new Voices of the Empire from EastWest.
Gadget doesn't have audio tracks, but there's a clever workaround for slicing and sequencing audio loops anyway, and it harks back to the days of MIDI triggered hardware. Here's how it works.
Wireless is the way of the future for earphones, but has RHA cracked the problem of everyone having differently designed ears? They certainly think so with their new MA750 Wireless models.