Newest Articles

/ 8287 Articles

Review: Ploytec PL 2 Leukos USB Subtractive Synthesizer

So, you want a hardware synthesizer, preferably subtractive, but it needs to be extremely affordable and able to fit in even the smallest pocket? Ploytec's PL2 aims to please as Timo Preece discovers.

Using Reason 9's Convert Audio To MIDI Feature

One big new feature in Propellerhead Reason 9 is the convert Audio to MIDI feature. In this tutorial, GW Childs demonstrates some interesting ways to make it part of your production workflow.

Now Everyone Can Create 3D Sound Mixes For ANY Multiple Speaker Setup With MNTN

After AES Paris, it was clear that immersive audio is the next big thing in the music industry. And producing 3D audio, even on headphones, is now possible for everyone thanks to MNTN.

Arturia Explore MatrixBrute Filters In This Video

Arturia have released the first over view tutorial video for their up coming MatrixBrute hardware synthesizer. If you haven't heard of the MatrixBrute before you'll find links to more info below.

Is This How to DJ At Euro 2016 Closing Ceremony??

David Guetta fans (and the man himself) can you ever forgive us? This tongue-in-cheek video shows his final performance at Euro 2016 with funny overdubbing by Aldrig Kede Sig and more buttons to push.

Review: TBProAudio dEQ6

TB Pro Audio's dEQ6 is a 6 band stereo/MS dynamic equalizer with high quality oversampling and accurate spectrum analyser. Hollin Jones finds it powerful and easy to use, with great visual feedback.

5 Essential Key Commands for Speedy Workflow in Logic Pro X's Score Editor

We all know key commands and keyboard shortcuts make navigating and working in Logic Pro X quicker. So, here's some essential key commands to help you make light work of the Score Editor.

Ableton Announce Loop 2016 Full Program

The program for Ableton Loop has been announced. There's plethora of incredible musician and producer talks, events and workshops to attend. From Suzanne Ciani to Jazzy Jeff. Lots to be excited about!

Waves Reimagine Classic, Soulful Electric Piano With Electric 88

In an already saturated market (for electric piano instruments) Waves have launched Electric 88 which sounds soulful with bags of character. Check it out below.

Check Out This Beautiful Wooden Desk Stand For Ableton Push 2

If you're looking for an Ableton Push 2 stand, but you don't just want something functional, but something regal and sexy to show off the glory of your Ableton conrtoller/instrument, this could be it.

This DIY Drum Machine Made Using Mutable Eurorack Modules & Teensy Sounds Impressive

It’s not everyday you wake up and think, I’m going to make a drum machine in 3 days. But that’s what KBob has done. And It's using Mutable Instruments modules, Teensy, JIGMOD and a 3D printer!

Review: Orchestral Tools Metropolis Ark 1

You want epic cinematic sounds for film scores and trailer music, but also lots of control over the sounds? This. Is. It. Orchestral Tools Metropolis Ark 1 is simply stunning. Jay Asher delves deeper.

5 Things to Consider When Building Your Own Digital Hardware Synthesiser

Liam Lacey, winner of the Element14 Open Source Music Tech Design Challenge, for his hardware polyphonic digital synthesizer shares 5 pieces of advice for every aspiring DIY hardware synth maker.

Don’t Do This To Your Studio Microphone, Unless It’s An Aston Microphone

Head of Aston Microphones, James Young, shows just how “indestructible” the build quality of the Aston microphones is… by whacking it with a metal bar… on video!

Watch Erogenous Tones GateStorm Eurorack Gate Generator In Action

One of the most impressive Eurorack module we’ve spied of late is GateStorm gate generator. Just days after we first reported on it these 3 video tutorials arrive. You gotta love that screen!