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Review: Apple iPad Pro - The Ultimate Tablet for Music Makers?

With the Microsoft Surface Book taking aim at musicians and producers, we were curious to see how the new bigger, better, faster iPad Pro fares in the battle for the hearts and minds of music makers.

10 Annoying Habits Performing Musicians Should Avoid

Musicians. We're an odd lot! Creative, musical... and often misunderstood. There's times when we can put our foot in it playing live, so here's 10 things to avoid from veteran performer, Hollin Jones.

IK Multimedia iRig Acoustic - First Acoustic Guitar Mobile Microphone & Interface

IK Multimedia tell us their iRig Acoustic brings studio-microphone quality sound recording from any acoustic guitar which is an industry first for a mobile mic/interface for iOS, Mac & Android!

ROLI Unveil Two New Products for Seaboard RISE: Flip Case & Equator for iPhone

The Seaboard RISE has gone mobile. ROLI have announced two new products "that keep ROLI at the forefront of how music is made in the digital age." Introducing Flip Case and Equator

Download FREE Juno 106 Analog Synth Ableton Live Pack from AfroDJMac

Like warm pads? Like the classic Roland Juno 106 sound? Like Free Downloads? Would you like both, but in the form of an Ableton Live pack, for Free? Then this is for you.

Review: Arturia KeyLab 88

If you're looking for beautifully constructed 88-key MIDI controller with a quiet keybed, excellent included software and a large soundset, then you might be in luck with the Arturia KeyLab 88.

3 Synth Secrets Every Logic Pro X User Should Know

If getting the most out of Logic Pro X’s excellent built-in synths is the name of the game, then these 3 synth secrets (as video tips) from Mo Volans should be in your playlist.

Waves Releases Greg Wells VoiceCentric Plugin

Waves Audio are not slowing down with their plug-in releases! And we’re glad that’s the case with the release of their new Greg Wells VoiceCentric: delay, doubler and reverb settings for vocals.

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.