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Qu-Bit Intro Rhythm, 4-Channel Pattern Generator Synth Module

A 4-channel rhythm generator with infinite rhythmic variations and a BPM. Qu-Bit's Rhythm promises complex beats in a simple to use synth module.

Review: Cableguys MidiShaper

G.W. Childs finds out if MIDIShaper really adds versatile and powerful modulation to your tracks like Cableguys promise it does. Spoiler alert: It does.

Tutorial + Download: Multiband Mid/Side Compressor Mastering Rack For Ableton Live

So you want a free Ableton Live rack that features a multiband mid/side compressor ideal for mastering? You're in the right place. Here's how to use it, build it... and you can download it for free!

Top Secret New Product From Arturia Coming Soon

Is it a synth? Is it a controller? Is it analog? Is it a software plugin? Is it an audio interface? What is this new thing from Arturia? We're not allowed to tell you yet. But we can report this...

Exploring The Instruments Inside Air Music Tech AIEP 3 Complete

The Air Music Tech AIEP 3 Complete collection of instruments and effects is huge. How many of these can Joshua Casper cram into a 12 minute video? Not all of them... but at least you get a taste

Roland DJ-808 Dj Controller, TR-09 Drum Machine, TB-03 Bass Line & VP-03 Vocoder Now Available

Almost one month on from the slew of new product announcements from Roland, the following gear is available: DJ-808 Serato DJ controller, TR-09 Rhythm Composer, TB-03 Bass Line & the VP-03 Vocoder!

iZotope Neutron Review

iZotope's Neutron promises a leap forward in how we use software when mixing music and audio. There's been plenty of buzz about it since its announcement, but does it live up to expectations?

5 Alternatives To A Human Drummer

So you want your drum tracks to sound convincing... or at least good? But you don't have a drummer to hand and your own arrangements leave a lot to be desired? Here are 5 viable alternatives.

Abbey Road Studios Backs Audio Gear and Services Marketplace The Audio Hunt

The AudioHunt is a service that allows you to connect to engineers, producers and their studio gear around the world to process your sounds through their gear. And now it's part of Abbey Road RED!

Behringer Add Augmented Reality Interface to DeepMind 12 Synthesizer

Behringer might have scored a 1st with this. It's an augmented reality interface for controlling their upcoming DeepMind 12 analog poly synth. We're not just talking navigating the menu either ;)

Free Tim Exile SLOW Reverb Plugin For Reaktor / VST / AU

If you enjoy creating long, lush drones, washed up noise and more using a reverb processor, then you'll love S L O W from Tim Exile. Even better... it's FREE!

Review: Pioneer DJ TORAIZ-SP-16

Featuring a 16 pad sampler & step sequencer & Dave Smith Instruments analog filters, Pioneer DJ's TORAIZ-SP-16 is aimed at forward thinking DJs & producers. Sara Simms finds out if they hit the mark.

Erica Synths Eurorack Module Contest + Free Live Video Presentation

We're thrilled to partner with our friends at Erica Synths who will be presenting our 2nd FREE, live Masterclass on Eurorack & Modular Synths today in the AskAudio Academy. And you an win a module!

Build An Awesome Bass Line Using U-He's Free Synth Podolski's Arpeggiator

Not every good synth plugin need cost an arm and a leg. Podolski from U-He is a very capable FREE synth with an awesome arpeggiator. Watch GW Childs design a cool bass pattern inside this beast.

Sinevibes Releases Shift 2.0 Animated Shifter Plugin for Mac

The new Shift 2.0 from Sinevibes takes a step-sequencer envelope generator as its source for controlling either a frequency shifter or a ring modulator. Be prepared for some very interesting sounds!