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Audified Updates U73b Rare German Analog Compressor Limiter Emulation Plug-In

Audified have released version 2 of their truly excellent U73b Compressor plug-in which faithfully emulates a rare classic German hardware compressor/limiter which sounds great on many sources.

Watch Erica Synths Give A Eurorack & Modular Synths MasterClass!

If you have been in the eurorack or modular synth game you will have undoubtedly heard of Erica Synths. If you are new to the game, you should check them out and watch this video.

Review: Vermona Mono Lancet 15 Monophonic Synthesizer

So you want an analog monophonic synthesizer for lead, bass and effect sounds for around $500 USD? Vermona's Mono Lancet '15 is a portable, upgradeable great sounding synth with lots of personality.

Ableton Live Performance Tip: Dummy Clips for Quantized FX

Dummy clips, despite their name, can be intelligently used in Ableton Live. Joshua Casper sows how to use them to add variation to drum & synth loops by syncing them to tempo and quantise parameters.

The Heat Is On. Elektron’s Analog Audio Enhancer Machine Now Shipping

Elektron's latest machine, Analog Heat, has caused some hot discussion since its announcement. It's certainly more than the sum of its parts as the videos demonstrate and now it's shipping.

Remotify Makes Creating Ableton Live MIDI Remote Scripts Easy, Free, Dynamic & Browser Based

If you've been relying on the built-in MIDI mapping engine to map controls on your MIDI hardware to parameter in Ableton Live, there's another way that can be even easier and more flexible, Remotify.

Review: iSymphonic Orchestra

A professional orchestra sound module/sample library with effects for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch? Matt Vanacoro finds out if Crude Byte's iSymphonic Orchestra app delivers.

This Buchla 200e Live Synth Performance From Steve H Is Pure Inspiration

If you only watch one synth performance video today make it this one. Steve H improvises with his Buchla 200e with some external processing provided by Logic Pro X. It's inspiring and expansive.

7 Classic Hardware Character EQs in Software

The beauty of analog music hardware, especially EQs, is the unique character they can impart on your mixes. Fortunately, there's a number of faithful emulations in the plug-in world. Here's 7 for you.

Producing Bass House? Here's How To Get the Bass To Stand Out

Bass House is a genre where your bassline has to be the centre of attention. Watch Adam Pollard (aka. Multiplier) explain how to capture your listeners’ ear and keep them interested. 

Ian Boddy & Time+Space Release Dark Ambience Library for Omnisphere 2

Crafted from vintage and rare analog modular synthesizer, UK sound designer Ian Boddy's latest sound library is a Time+Space exclusive and designed for Omnisphere 2's powerful engine.

A Brief History of Music Part 4: Pop

In part 4 of our series exploring musical genres and the influential artists and songs that have characterised and inspired them, Hollin Jones explores Pop music from its birth to now.

Watch Projekt Dataline Demo Elektron Analog Heat, Roland TB-03, RYTM, Four & Octatrack

This live video demo of the Elektron Analog Heat by Projekt Dataline with the new Roland TB-03 and the RYTM, Four and Octatrack will make you feel toast warm inside.

Review: BAE 1066DL 500 Series Module Preamp & EQ

The BAE 1066DL is a 500 series module that does the work of 2 processors, providing both a 1073 style mic preamp and a vintage EQ. Matt Vanacoro puts it to the test.

Novation Celebrates The Evolution of Circuit

It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since the Novation Circuit was released. Within that time there have been numerous updates or milestones in its journey and Novation want to share these with you.