Understanding how loudness standards work can be crucial to mixing and mastering correctly for different target media. Shane Berry is here to guide you through the terminology.
We checked out HEDD's new Type 07 studio monitors at NAMM but couldn't wait to try a pair for ourselves. Here's what we discovered.
There's nothing worse than a slow computer clogging up your workflow. Get a speed boost with these expert tips!
A 6-voice poly digital synth using the Raspberry Pi platform? Here it is from R-MONO Lab and it's quite impressive. Spoiler alert: No code or purchasing info available.
Novation users can be a little bit smug today with good reason. Owners of Impulse, Launch Key, SK MKII and/or a Launchpad Pro qualify for a free Addictive Keys instrument from XLN Audio.
Some plugins go beyond regular processing and open up whole new worlds of time-based sound mangling. Could Cableguys' latest offering take you to another world?
There's four new synth modules announced by Erica Synths including a new LFO, high-end crossfader module, a stereo mixer, and a pre-fade listener expander. Check out the details and videos below.
All kinds of factors affect the way you perceive kick drums when designing and mixing sounds. Multiplier is here to help you make sure you're doing it right.
How are an Atari ST, MIDI, and one of the earliest First Person Shooter Video games connected? A multiplayer first person shooter, death match style video game experience.
Flintpope's free Reaktor and Live releases are becoming more and more frequent and polished. Here's WAVCLOUD, a sample morphed for Reaktor 6 that does fantastical things to your sounds. Oh, it's FREE!
Anyone wanting major bass extension when mixing has traditionally needed a subwoofer to provide it. But can this new wearable device provide an alternative? Timo Preece finds out.
Logic Pro X has a wealth of synths bundled with it, but they all have their own unique character and potential uses. Matt Vanacoro sheds some light on exactly what those are.
Ever wondered how your favorite photos or images would look as MIDI? Owner no longer. Tom Cosm's new Max app converts images right inside Ableton Live.
Focusrite have been busy with new releases and collaborations and high-quality free plugin offers recently. The latest from Focusrite HQ are the Scarlett OctoPre & OctoPre Dynamic mic preamps.
Electronic musician and producer Dusty Kid gets hands on with the Specialwaves Mine and Mine S, tests it out in Ableton Live and shares its potential in this video.