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CME XKey Air MIDI Keyboard Shipping End of Jan 2016

If you think about a thin (very, very thin) MIDI keyboard that is playable you might think of the CME XKey. Now imagine wireless version with bluetooth connectivity and you're thinking Xkey AIR.

7 New Years Resolutions Musicians and Producers Might Find Helpful

2016 is beginning to settle in so, it's a good time for musicians and producers to take stock of how to make 2016 more productive than the year gone. Here's 7 resolutions you might find helpful.

New Korg Minilogue Synth Details Leaked

NAMM 2016 hasn’t even begun, but the leaks have. Korg’s new Monilogue 4-voice polyphonic synthesizer pics and details are already across the inter webs. Here's what we know about this new synth.

Soundmondo Social Sound-Sharing Website For Reface Synth Users With WebMIDI

One of the first websites to folly implement WebMIDI, Soundmondo lets reface synth users store, recall, organise and share their sounds with other users. This looks like a promising portal.

Is This The World’s Smallest MIDI Synthesizer?

Can you imagine what the world's smallest MIDI synthesizer looks like? You might be very, very surprised just how small (and capable) it is.

Watch Out, Rats Make Electronic Music Too

If you think music making is solely the domain of two-legged humans, think again. Rats are laying down esoteric and experimental electronic beats, rhythms, and melodies too. Take a listen.

Guitar Tips: In The Studio Vs Playing Live

OK. So, you don't need to be a god to play guitar well... and here Rich Tozzoli shares tips and techniques on how to approach shredding your axe successfully whether in the studio or playing live.

Numark’s Party Mix Merges DJ Controller And Lights In One

Numark tell us the new Party Mix DJ Controller is an easy-to-use—yet full-featured—DJ controller specially made for aspiring DJs looking to scratch and slide and impress party-goers with party lights!

Tracktion Launch BioTek Organic Synthesizer

Imagine a synth where you could quickly morph sounds through different environmental modes. BioTek is that synth and it sounds pretty unique from early tests we've seen and heard.

Review: Air Music tech Mini Grand

Can't find space for a grand piano in your studio? There's always piano software instruments. AIR Music Tech's Mini Grand will fit in any studio and won't break the bank. Hollin Jones investigates.

11 Vintage Synths That Helped Shape Modern Music

Synthesis has come a long way since its humble beginnings and certain vintage synths are still influential on the sounds we listen to today. Here are 11 synths that have stood the test of time.

D16 Decimort 2 Analog-Style Filter Bit-Crusher Now Available

If you're the kind of producer that gets excited by analog-style bit crushing and sample rate reduction effect plugins, then prepare to be very excited by D16's new Decimort 2.

Pete Townshend on The Beauty of Writing and Recording on a Console

Pete Townshend talks about the process of recording and writing with his ASP8024 console, and how a large console affects his recording workflow in this video interview.

Micro Clock Mk3 Giveaway (Signed by Tony Maserati) From Black Lion Audio

If you want Tony Maserati in your studio... well you can't have him. You could, however, win a Black Lion Audio Micro Clock Mk3 signed by him instead! Just enter this contest. It's quick and easy.

Guitar Harmonics And 3 Arpeggiators Make Fluid Harmonics A Unique Instrument We’re Lusting After

There's something about guitar harmonics that makes me feel good about life. What if you could arpeggiate three layers? In Session Audio Fluid Harmonics does that and more as these teaser videos show.