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FREE Tubes Creamer Stompbox Plugin From Mercuriall Brings Ibanez TS-808 to Your DAW

Based ona real circuit of the Ibanez TS-808 stompbox, the new Mercuriall Tubes Creamer 808 is a high quality VST/AU/AAX plugin for Mac and PC. It sounds impressive and it's free to download.

Native Instruments Hotfix Maschine 2.4.6 Update Released

Yay! NI have just released a HotFix update for Maschine 2.4.6 which resolves the issues with 2.4.5. It took Native Instruments about 24 hours to resolve and fix it which is impressive too.

This Cheap DIY TB-303-Style Hardware Bass Synth & Sequencer Uses Light To Control Pitch

If you want to open a box and start playing a hardware bass synth in seconds, this might not be for you. However, this 555 Javascript Bassline Synthesizer is, cheap, easy and unique.

What Every Modern Music Producer Can Learn From Picasso

It may surprise you that Pablo Picasso's philosophy on the creative process can be applied to music production. Shane Berry demonstrates how a world famous artist's vision can transform your sounds.

24 FREE Logic Pro X Sculpture Presets For Unique Morphing

Well known for providing free and paid for preset packs for Ableton Live and Reaktor, Flintpope are back with free otherworldly presets for Logic Pro X's Sculpture instrument. Here's how to grab them!

Review: World by Ned Rush – Max Visual Performance Tools

Isotonik Studios and Ned Rush are well known for their Max for Live visual performance tools. So how does the new World Max for Live device stack up? Joshua Casper finds out.

How To Use Logic Pro X’s Velocity Processor MIDI FX

In this video tutorial from his course, Logic Pro FastTrack 102: The MIDI FX, Booker Edwards demonstrates how to use Logic Pro’s built-in MIDI FX, Velocity Processor to adjust velocity in real time.

Joey Sturgis Tones Release “Conquer All VOL. 2” Guitar Impulse Pack

This Set of 136 raw and mixed Impulse Responses from Joey Sturgis Tones is available now for just $34.95

Review: UAD V8.6 New Plugins

If you're looking for a jaw-dropping simulation of the Fender '55 amp, a versatile limiter, and a precise and subtle EQ, Universal Audio's UAD 8.6 has you covered. Matt Vanacoro digs deeper.

How To Avoid Alienation As A Bedroom Producer

Music production can, ironically, often be a solitary experience spent in a home or bedroom studio for long hours. Here are 8 tips to help you get more connected to the music world around you.

Is This The World’s First Commercially Available Synthesizer? (Hint: It’s Not a Moog or Buchla)

If you thought that Bob Moog or Don Buchla made the first commercially available synthesizer, think again. Back in 1941 this Hammond NovaChord ruled the waveforms. Here's your chance to see & hear it.

DPA Microphones d:dicate Microphone Series Goes Wireless

DPA incorporates new gooseneck accessory and MicroDot Preamplifier to create wireless solution ideal for live music applications.

Image Line Releases Tevlo Vocals Resynthesized for FL Studio Harmor

Here’s what our friends at Image Line tell us about the new Tevlo Vocals Resynthesized pack for their very popular and capable synth, Harmor.

Wave Alchemy Spectrum Is a Hybrid Waveform Instrument Based on 14 Iconic Vintage Synths

14 of the most wanted analog and digital hardware synthesisers have been expertly sampled and combined to create the upcoming Kontakt instrument from Wave Alchemy. Spectrum is on our most wanted list.

Review: UVI Attack EP88

Electric pianos can be found in many styles of music these days. So, UVI's Attack EP88 (emulation of Fender Rhodes) is sure to have universal appeal? Matt Vanaoro puts it to the test.