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Stereo Microphone Recording Techniques

Stereo mic'ing can add depth and vitality to your productions. Joe Albano explains the various different techniques and which ones you should use.

This DIY Synth, Noisy Bstrd, Screams And Spits A Rainbow Of Noise

The name says it all. But if you need more of an indication about what this harsh noise making DIY synth is best suited for... well, probably not ideal for conventional meditation music.

FL Studio 12.5 Pattern & Clip Playlist Feature Revealed

Imagine being able to switch between clips and patterns in FL Studio using a playlist... Image Line have unofficially announced an excellent new playlist feature coming to FL Studio 12.5.

Meet The Woman At The Top Of The Mastering Business

Mandy Parnell has worked with countless artists including the Chemical Brothers, Max Richter, Jamie XX, Björk and Brian Eno. Her story is an inspiring one.

Review: Slate Digital VMS Virtual Microphone System

Getting hold of multiple high-end classic microphones is a daunting task. Luckily, Slate Digital has come up with a hardware and software alternative. We put it to the test.

Exploring the new Sampler Track in Cubase 9

Ever wished you could trigger and mess with samples without having to dive into a complex editor? With Cubase 9 and the new Sampler track, you can!

UVI Releases Vintage Analog Korg PS-3200 Synthesizer Library, UVS-3200

UVI releases UVS-3200, a new library featuring sounds from the rare Korg PS-3200, a semi-modular 48-voice polyphonic analog synth. Check out all details below and stay tuned to our review next week.

Free Today: Building Custom DJ Effects Racks in Ableton Live

Join us today (Thursday February 16th 2017 at 11am Pacific Time / 7pm UK / 8pm CET) for a free Masterclass on creating your own custom multi-effect racks in Ableton Live with expert trainer DJ Kiva!

This Mini Paper Balloon Powered Pipe Organ Will Blow You Away

Pipe organs are powered by air / wind. But, it might surprise you to see this mini, paper organ that uses an ordinary balloon to provide the steady flow of air and makes a decent sound.

Tony Visconti Talks About Working Relationship With David Bowie

Legendary producer Tony Visconti reveals aspects of his working relationship with David Bowie and shares tips for young producers.

Add VHS Tape Noise and Flutter With This Free Reaktor Effect

The VHS Degradation Suite for Reaktor 6 is an incredible suite of audio effects that helps add authentic VHS tape-style imperfections to your music. It's free and well worth checking out.

Review: Contour Designs ShuttlePro v2

What if your software controller could work across all kinds of different apps? The Contour Designs ShuttlePro v2 may have the answer…  

5 Serious Audio Editing Tips That Could Keep You And Others Alive (Literally)

You probably never thought that sloppy editing could get people killed. G.W Childs reports from the front line with news of how to avoid danger.

Watch Richie Hawtin DJ With Only A Cowbell Sample?

Just how far can you go with one cowbell? If you're Richie Hawtin, going the cowbell minimal route will still get the crowd jumping as this "real" video shows.

Antelope Audio Releases Zen Studio+ Portable Audio Interface

Antelope Audio has reinvented the Zen Studio portable Thunderbolt audio interface with enhanced FPGA effects and is about to debut it at Pro Light + Sound Guangzhou, China.