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A Brief History of Music Part 4: Pop

In part 4 of our series exploring musical genres and the influential artists and songs that have characterised and inspired them, Hollin Jones explores Pop music from its birth to now.

Watch Projekt Dataline Demo Elektron Analog Heat, Roland TB-03, RYTM, Four & Octatrack

This live video demo of the Elektron Analog Heat by Projekt Dataline with the new Roland TB-03 and the RYTM, Four and Octatrack will make you feel toast warm inside.

Review: BAE 1066DL 500 Series Module Preamp & EQ

The BAE 1066DL is a 500 series module that does the work of 2 processors, providing both a 1073 style mic preamp and a vintage EQ. Matt Vanacoro puts it to the test.

Novation Celebrates The Evolution of Circuit

It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since the Novation Circuit was released. Within that time there have been numerous updates or milestones in its journey and Novation want to share these with you.

Morphing Between Lock States in Maschine JAM

Maschine Jam isn’t just a great controller, it has some truly unique features like the ability to transition between different setups…

Watch How To Create A Stunning Sync Lead With Kilpatrick Audio’s Analog Patchable Phenol Synth

The Phenol synthesizer offers the power and flexibility of a modular system in a sleek, portable form factor. Rishabh Rajan takes you through the process of patching together an awesome sync lead.

This Man Is Creating Harmonicas Like Classic Nintendo Game Cartridges

Not only has Canadian Brady Grumpelt created a harmonica out of an old Nintendo game cartridge, he's looked into ways to produce more, put it on Kickstarter and you too can buy one.

Review: Gothic Instruments DRONAR Guitarscapes

Following on from their successfully DRONAR Kontakt Instruments, Gothic Instruments' Guitarscapes provides an excellent sound design platform for scores and much more.

Watch How Richie Hawtin Integrates Ableton Push, Traktor & Model 1 In His Live DJ setup

Ever wonder how well-respected, world-famous DJ and producer Richie Hawtin integrates Native Instruments Traktor and Ableton Push into his DJ setup? This video shows you.

Using AIRA Customiser To Unlock Your AIRA Eurorack Synth Modules

Available for iOS, Android, Mac OS X & Windows, the Roland AIRA customiser allows you to re-program the internal signal path of Roland AIRA Modular effects. Scott Reisterer gets his custom hat on.

Exclusive First-Look: Shakmat Modular 4 Brick Rook Quad Trigger Sequence Generator Eurorack Module

Imagine a quad output trigger sequence generator synth module that you can play, record, save and recall sequences... this is Shakmat Modular's 4 Brick Rook. And here's an exclusive 1st look video.

Joué Is An Expressive, Modular MIDI Controller From The Co-Inventor of The JazzMutant Lemur

The Joué is an expressive, modular MIDI Controller, but probably not in the way you might imagine. Created by the original JazzMutant Lemur co-creator, Joué has unique features that promise so much.

Did Image Line (FL Studio) Destroy A Genuine Roland TB-303 Bass Synth? Watch The Video Here.

Remember how FL Studio were asking for ways you'd want to see a Roland TB-303 destroyed? Well, here's the video showing the results of that vote.

Launchpad 4.0 for iPhone & iPad Is Major Free Update

Novation/Blocs have released a major update for Launchpad for iPhone & new iPad version. Update 4.0 makes it possible to edit pads and import your own audio on iPhone and pan per pad on iPad.

Review: Audio Ease Indoor Reverb

Audio Ease's Indoor is a convolution reverb designed to take understated or over-done studio recordings and make them sound more real than you'll believe possible. Rich Tozzoli gives it a spin.