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Native Instruments Introduces Cavern Floor Maschine Expansion

Aimed at the modern producer deep into sound design, Native Instruments' latest Maschine expansion set, Cavern Floor, adds drums, synths and Massive and PRISM presets to your sonic palette.

Design Your Perfect Kicks With Kickforge, Now Available For Kontakt 5

So you want to design the a kick that sits perfectly in the mix... but you'd rather not spend days doing this? Kickforge, from the creators of Drumforge, is a Kontakt 5 instrument that can help.

Review: Output Exhale – Bend & Twist Vocals Like Never Before

Output's REV and Signal, were both huge hits for modern music producers. In this world-first review, we got hands on with Exhale—that's a unique take on vocal production and manipulation.

Interview: Marc Houle

Marc Houle is an electronic live performer & producer. Using elements of his own productions to create his sets, he pushes the boundaries of the controllers. We chatted with him about his tech setup.

9 Ways to Create a Sound Design Landscape that will Stand Out from the Crowd

Do your sound design landscapes lack a little depth, feel less real than they could? G.W. Childs, sound designer and trainer is on-hand to help your sonic landscapes stand out from the crowd.

England’s Rock'N'Roll Hotel Collaborates With PRO7ECT for Songwriting And Music Production Reside

Between the 13-17th March, 2016, Pro7ect and Hotel Pelirocco will be offering song writing and production residencies in the heart of Brighton with a host of famous producers as mentors.

IK Multimedia Miroslav Philharmonik 2 - The New Orchestra with Soul For Mac And PC

IK Multimedia tell us that the new Miroslav Philharmonik 2 provides a more emotionally expressive orchestral library with over 1,000 new string, brass and woodwind instruments and is easy to use.

Softube Fix Flanger and Doubler Now Available

Created in collaboration with Paul Wolff, Softube's new Fix Flanger and Doubler plug-ins aim to bring the classic flanging and vocal doubling sounds of the 60s to your DAW in 2015 and beyond.

Review: KRK ROKIT 4 & 10-3 G3 Studio Monitors

If you're on the lookout for large or tiny studio monitors, KRK have two new ROKIT's out in the form of the solid and clear 10-3 G3 and ROKIT 4 G3 (which is super compact). We put both to the test.

Interview: Jean-Michel Jarre on Evolution of Music Technology

In this video from Native Instruments, Jean-Michel Jarre talks about the evolution of electronic music technology and how it shaped his recent album. If you only watch one video today, watch this.

Creating Staff Paper in Logic Pro X

Don't want to buy music paper to write out your music parts anymore? Do you use Logic Pro X? Good news! You you can do it all inside Logic. Here's how.

Motus is an Intelligent Wireless Musical Controller, Converts Motion Gesture to MIDI / OSC

Imagine a MIDI controller that fits in the palm of your hand that converts gesture and movement into MIDI/OSC and ultimately sound. Would you imagine this could be available for $100? It is.

Watch Olav Basoski Deconstruct a House Music Track in Ableton Live

In this short video tutorial, dance music legend Olav Basoski deconstructs the arrangement of a typical house music track in Ableton Live. The knowledge here can be applied to any DAW.

Staying Creative: 8 Things I Learned From Ableton’s Loop Conference 2015

Timo Preece, Ableton certified trainer and writer for Ask.Audio, experienced the recent Loop event at Ableton HQ in Berlin. Aimed at the creative musician, this event left quite an in impression!

Get 31 FREE Kontakt Instruments from SampleScience

Weighing in at over 350MB, SampleScience are offering up a collection of 31 Kontakt instruments for free download. More info below!