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D16 Hit Hard With PunchBOX Kick Drum Creator Instrument

PunchBOX from D16 is designed to help you craft your ideal kick drum sounds using analog modelling synthesis and plenty of processing. Here's more info and audio demos.

Flintpope Offers FREE Demos For Ableton Live Instruments & Effects

Flintpope offer three demo-packs to showcase their premium Ableton Live content. Hit the direct links below and get these free!

Vocal Production Tips: Danny Kirsch, Top 10 Producer, Shows How To Tune The Chorus

There’s a lot more than meets the eye when it comes to vocal production. Fortunately, Danny Kirsch with credits for multiple world-wide top 10 hits is here to share his tips in this video.

Everything You Need To Know About MIDI Messages But Were Afraid To Ask

MIDI. There's a lot of musicians and producers who don't know how to use this protocol to improve their musical performances and add more expression to their instruments. Let's take a closer look.

Womb, Multidimensional Electronic Instrument Ideal At Shaping & Sculpting Sounds

A guy called Tom (that really is how we refers to himself) has created an alternative way to interact with sound and instruments. It’s called «WOMB» and is a real hands on experience.

Review: Sinevibes Alternator: Alternative Synthesis

Sinevibes latest synth plug-in, Altenator, is rather unique. Every control of this monophonic synth plug-in is sequencer controlled. Noah Pred puts this synth through its paces step by step.

Music Theory: Using Parallel Harmony

If you've been advised to avoid parallel harmony in your music compositions, think again. When used carefully, parallel harmony can be a useful tool for every modern composer.

This Machine Turns Red Lasers Into Glitchy Sounds & Rhythms

vtol’s Divider is a Laser Powered Rhythm Machine inspired by Rhythmicon, the world's first rhythm-machine created by Léon Theremin in 1931, powered by Arduino and with interesting results.

Wave Alchemy FREE, Lite Version of Upcoming Spectrum Synth

Wave Alchemy are excited. I’m excited. And if you like vintage synths in a plugin instrument (for free) you can be excited too.

Pure909 is a TR-909 Style Sample-Based Plugin

Another 909 plugin? Monade Sound feel there’s room for theirs, and after listening to it, they might be right. It’s not going to empty your wallet either!

Review: IK Multimedia iKlip AV - Smartphone Broadcast Mount For Pro-Quality Audio & Video?

If you're shooting video using a smart phone or a DSLR and want better shots, less camera shake, mic phantom power and much more in an easy to use and clever device, then you need to check this out.

6 Reasons Line 6 Helix Could Become Your Guitar's Best Friend

Find out why and how the Line 6 Helix has become the must-have, go-to gear in Rich Tozzoli's studio for creating guitar sounds and tones.

Video: Dave Smith Instruments OB-6 Module With Poly Chain Feature

At Summer NAMM Carson from Dave Smith Instruments shows their new DSI OB-6 desktop synth module with an extra feature over the OB-6 keyboard version.

Mini Oramics Synth Designed By Electronic Music Pioneer, Daphne Oram, Now Finally Built

It took 40 years before Daphne Oram’s visionary synth and sequencer was ever built. And it took Tom Richards, PhD student from Goldsmiths University London 3 years to make it happen.

Review: UVI Thorus Polyphase Modulation Effect

Today UVI announced their latest audio effect plug-in, Thorus, a polyphase modulation effect. In this world-first review Joshua Casper discovers whether this truly is next evolution of chorus effects.