Working without a preset system can help you to learn the controls of your instrument in a particularly deep and intuitive way. Here, we look at the Korg Arp Odyssey.
With a new, infinite modulation system and a bunch of new devices, Bitwig Studio 2 opens up an incredible world of creative possibilities. Thavius Beck explains how it works.
We have nothing against Paris Hilton... but her video demo of the ROLI Seaboard RISE and Blocks really doesn't do justice to the innovative features and functionality of said gear unfortunately.
Hot on the heels of their popular U530 plug-in, Mercuriall have released Spark. Will its sound and features '˜marshal' your tonal desires? Matthew Loel T. Hepworth takes it for a spin.
Slovenian musicians and producers TORUL are involved in every stage of their creative process from mixing music through to producing videos. Ask.Audio CEO Martin Sitter finds out what makes them tick.
Modelled virtual (and some physical) instruments have gone from strength to strength. Here are seven of the most authentic-sounding ones around today.
Fancy a clone of the coveted Minimoog Model D for somewhere between $500-$1000? Behringer have their sights set on making an affordable version of this classic analog synthesizer.
If you have a Moog Sub 37 and want to give it a boost of some 354 professionally crafted presets, this collection from Hello Samples could be just what you're looking for.
If you need a bunch of construction kits to help you jump start your live Deep Tech set, Function Loops' latest could be well worth a look. Joshua Casper finds out whether it is one for the future...
Hammond organ emulations have improved immeasurably over the years. Here are four pro tips to help you make your organ playing sound as authentic as possible.
SEQ is primed to become the king of hardware sequencers, and now you can find out just how impressive this polyphonic sequencer is. Yes, Polyend SEQ is finally available to order.
If you're not a fan of slim keys on your synths you might not be a fan of this super, super small (but functional) synthesizer, Micro-TS, But it appears to be the world's smallest synthesizer now!
After years of producing music under various guises, Jon Charnis found his true calling in the slower, darker, and deeper shades of house music. We asked him about all things musical.
Maschine Studio is a capable music production system and control surface with powerful sampling and sequencing features. So, what could make it better? A price drop certainly helps!
The Combinator is one of Reason's most powerful devices. Here's how to take advantage of it to unlock truly creative live performances.