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Steinberg’s New Analog House Retrologue 2 Expansion Pack Is An Energising Powerhouse

Steinberg has released a new expansion set of presets for Retrologue 2 VST instrument, delivering fresh sounds to the forefront of House music productions.

Watch AVP Synth MAD-5 Analog Drum Machine, Inspired by Soviet Era In Action

A few days ago we broke the news about the AVP Synth MAD-5 analog drum machine. All we had were a couple of photos. Now we have more details and a long demo video so you can hear this analog machine i

Review: Color Bots for Ableton Live by Diego Stocco

If you're looking for something a little different to add to your arsenal of tools, and are tired of just another VST effect or instrument, I’d like to introduce you to Color Bots for Ableton Live.

Novation Circuit v1.3 Update Includes Sample Flip & More New Features

We got a sneak peek of the recent Circuit update yesterday and now it's officially been released. Some big new features which are bound to make Circuit users very, very happy!

Spend More Time Making Music With These Sample Libraries Maintenance Tips

Do you find your music making flow is interrupted by not being able to find the right sample you need from your sample library collection? Here's how some maintenance tips will help your workflow.

Erica Synths Demonstrates Pico Trigger Synthesizer Module And Online Pattern creator

For some reason I do love the web-based sequencers. And now Erica Synths have created one who can use to design patterns for their Pico Trigger module. It’s fun!

Splice Offer Rent-To-Own Plan For Xfer Serum Synthesizer

In an interesting move in the music making industry, Splice has introduced a ‘rent to own’ plan for Xfer Records Serum, one of the most popular synth plugins available. No strings attached!

Roland To Re-Issue TB 303 Bass Synth Without Resonance Knob? We Doubt It!

Take this with a pinch / shovel of salt. We’re not sure Roland would see value in re-releasing an analog TB 303 to compete with the AIRA TB-3, but many companies are re-issuing classic synths...

Review: Levels by 29Palms, Mixing & Mastering Just Got Easier?

29Palms have come up with an ingenious plugin. Levels is designed to analyse what's wrong with your mix and help you fix it in a very visually attractive way. Joshua Casper puts it to the test.

NEW Low Price for VocALign Project 3 

If you edit audio and need to align double-tracked vocals, ADR, instrument tracks, etc, then you'll probably know about Synchro Arts Project 3. It's just got cheaper by 50% and easier to use.

Cubase Start to Finish, Part 5: Effects and Mixing

Effects are essential to getting a great sound for your tracks. And when it comes to mixing, Cubase is a powerhouse. Let’s look at how it works in part 5 of this start to finish series for Cubase 8.5.

FL Studio 12.3: New Plugins, Real-Time Stretching, What’s New

Good news from the good folks at Image Line. FL Studio 12.3 is here with some big new features, new plugins and updated plugins. This video goes through what’s new.

Pioneer DJ PLX-500 Are Vinyl Turntables At A Price DJs Will Love

Driving down the price of vinyl turntables for DJs and vinyl lovers, what's not to like about the new Pioneer DJ PLX-500s? Check out the video below to learn more.

Behold The Korg MS-20 Retro Expansion, A Magnificent Synth Mod

Martin Walker has created an expansion for the Korg MS-20 that looks to take it to new heights… literally. If you don’t immediately mutter “wow” you need to check your pulse.

Video Sneak Peek: Novation Circuit Update To Add Impressive New Features

Novation are preparing an incredible new update that has some of the Circuit community wowed. This video preview of the update in action shows what is making so many Circuit users so happy.