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Behringer Model D Video Review

Here's a really good video review of the Behringer Model D analog synth, clone of the the Moog Minimoog Model D. There's so much to love about this $300 synth and some points to be aware of too.

Neova MIDI Ring Smashes Kickstarter Goal, Pre Orders Still Available

This interesting-looking expressive MIDI ring works to give you control over software and hardware instruments and effects. Here's all the details.

Synthstrom Audible Will Reveal Massive 2.0 Upgrade To Deluge Synth At Superbooth 2018

The developers of this unique instrument have teased some of the new features and they look really cool - but what else will be included? Here's what we know so far.

Native Instruments Releases Komplete Kontrol 2.0

Free KOMPLETE KONTROL 2.0 release extends the NKS standard to effects, for enhanced browsing, pre-mapping, and more.

10 Workflow Enhancing Keyboard Shortcuts For Ableton Live 10 (Arrangement View)

Here are 10 cool keyboard shortcuts and workflow techniques to effortlessly enhance your Ableton Live experience. How many did you know?

Are These Modular MIDI Controllers What Music Producers Want?

So you want to create your ideal MIDI controller, but don't want to go DIY and would rather have a system where each module fits together and looks really great? Say hello to GRID from Intech Studios.

Pittsburgh Modular Shows New 4-Track 32-Step Sequencer In These Videos

At Superbooth we'll have the chance to see, and try, the new 4 track, 32 step hardware sequencer from Pittsburgh Modular. It's eurorack compatible and you can see it in action in these videos.

Review: Positive Grid Bias Amp 2

Positive Grid has a reputation for making uniquely powerful amp simulations with more features than most. Joe Albano put Bias Amp 2 to the test.

Top 12 Most Popular DAWs (You Voted For)

Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs) are the center of most music studios. It's where we spend the most time recording, editing, arranging, mixing and mastering audio. So which is the most popular DAW?  

TC Electronic 2290 Classic Delay Reissued As Hardware Controlled Plugin

The classic TC Electronic classic digital delay unit from 1985 has been reborn. TC2290-DT is a hardware controlled plug-in. It's $349. And it's coming this June 2018!

Wave, Wearable MIDI Ring, Doubles Fundraising Goal & Used During Björk Rehearsal

The Icelandic startup raised over $60,000 for their debut product and was featured onstage during Björk's rehearsal for her upcoming Utopia tour.

What's New In Akai MPC 2.2: Warp Audio With NI Komplete Kontrol + Exclusive 50% Discount

New 2.2 update enables owners of non-MPC hardware to control MPC 2 Software, introduces other creative workflow features including Generate Random Events, Humanize! Here's a 50% discount for new users

Stylophone GEN X-1 Portable Analog Synthesizer Now Available

The Stylophone GEN X-1 analog synth was announced back in January 2017 and blew us away with its video demos. There's lot to love. It's now available for under $70. Here's more info.

Waves Brings 70 Plugins To Native Instruments NKS Maschine & Komplete Kontrol Format

Now they are in NKS format you'll be able to use over 70 of Waves Audio's plug-ins in an integrated way with Komplete Control and Maschine. Good news!

How To Use Logic Pro X’s Built-In Plugins Only For Mixing And Mastering

Logic Pro X ships with one of the most all-encompassing instrument and effect bundles of any DAW. But is it enough to fulfil all your musical needs? Joe Albano finds out.