There are some amazing free plugin and standalone software instruments out there, if only you could find them. Luckily we have compiled a list of the top 55 - so now you can!
Every month there's stories on the demise of music, the quality of music, or, in this case, the futility of making an album. Stevie Nicks has given an interesting opinion. Matt Vanacoro investigates.
Isotonik Studios have released a new patch pack for the Novation Circuit synth and groove box. This one is from Jim Drones and provides a lot of variety.
Musicians, producers and sound designers might all want to consider this Kontakt collection to pad out their sound library with some great ambient textures.
The newly designed DIY modular synthesizer system from Erica Synths, A Polivoks, is now available. Here's everything you need to know about it.
These six synthesizers in production now that you can buy today fall into the category of 'look, but don't touch'. Even if your finances don't stretch far enough... it's nice to have a dream synth.
Large projects can mean lots of zooming and scrolling, but there's a feature in Cubase 9 you may not have known about that can save you a bunch of time and effort...
Moving from Apple's free GarageBand to the much more advanced Logic Pro can be easy if you know the tricks of the trade. Booker Edwards Jr. explains how it works.
Racks are one of Ableton Live's most powerful features. In this workshop, Noah Pred shares his pro tips for building them bigger and better than ever.
TORUL have dropped their latest track, Monday. And with our recent interview and tutorial in mind, here it is for you to enjoy on a Thursday!
The new élastiqueAAX plug-in for Pro Tools from zplane offers synchronous pitching of up to 8 audio channels and a whole lot more.
Elbow is a portable music player which takes the iconic cassette tape into a new and exciting future.
Don't underestimate the power of sound. Set to the right frequency sound waves can be powerful enough to hack your Fitbit or your smartphone... and perhaps even an aeroplane.
Elektron's highly anticipated 8-track digital drum machine and sampler, announced at NAMM 2017, is now available for pre-order. We can finally see it and hear it action.
DIY synth building and hacking is increasingly popular. The PISound interface from Blokas aims to provide you with pro ins and outs for your Raspberry Pi system.