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This Online Library Of Free 808 Drum Machine Patterns Will Blow Your Mind

This new free resource of classic and modern 808 drum patterns is invaluable for those wanting to program their 808 / 808-style drum machines and instrument plugins.

Review: Intellijel Morgasmatron

Intellijel's Dual Multimode Self-Oscillating VCF and Crossfader has enough sound shaping capacity to keep you coming up with new ideas for quite a while. Scott Riesterer checks out Morgasmatron.

First-Look: Modal Electronics CRAFT Rhythm Drum Sampler Kit

In this video we look at the new drum sampler kit, CRAFT Rhythm from Modal Electronics. It's surprisingly easy to build (no soldering required) and sounds much larger than you'd expect too!

Scaler 1.2 Is A Plugin For Scale Detection And Chord Building From Plugin Boutique

Never struggle for ideas or inspiration again with this clever MIDI detection plugin that can determine the key you are playing in and make suggestions as to where to go next.

Red Room Audio Release SAGA - Acoustic Trailer Percussion

Take your movie and trailer scores to the next level with this new cinematic percussion scoring tool kit from Red Room Audio - on sale for a limited time.

3 Excellent Workflow Tips For Ableton Live 10

Live 10 brings some great new timesaving workflow enhancements to the party. In this quick tutorial, Noah Pred shows you three of his favorite ways to take control of your Live sessions.

Hear NI Featured Artist Ikonika Sketch With Maschine

NI's Sketches are bite-sized tracks put together with their software and hardware, and performed by featured artists. Here's London-based Ikonika on how she works.

New Apple GarageBand iOS Update Lets You Control Effects & Synths With Your Face!

Getting hands-off with GarageBand for iOS is now easier than ever. iPhone X owners can use their faces to control effects and synths. No, really.

ROLI Releases Songmaker Kit

With the releases of Seaboard Block, Lightpad Block and Loop Block, ROLI now provide a Songmaker kit for all your musical needs - and it's available worldwide.

Here's How To Unlock The Power Of Omnisphere's Arpeggiator

See how to use Omnisphere's arpeggiator to add movement and life to sample and synth-based sounds in Spectrasonics' legendary virtual instrument.

Amadeus Code Uses AI To Generate Melody & Chord Ideas For Songwriters

So you need help with the latest musical melody you're working on? Free app, Amadeus Code, brings influential songs since the 17th Century to your iOS device with the help of Artificial intelligence.

Superbooth 2018 Full Program Announced

For those of the synth and/or modular leaning there's one event you need to attend this year to get your fill of workshops, hands-on with over 250 exhibitor's synths, concerts and more. Superbooth18!

EQ Shootout: Logic Pro 10.4 Vintage EQs VS UAD Emulations

The new Vintage EQ plug-ins that come with Logic Pro's 10.4 update may punch above their weight, but can they take on UAD's mighty DSP-powered emulations? Jay Asher finds out.

How To Avoid Bad Contracts: Advice For Musicians, Producers & Sound Designers

It can be a minefield out there when trying to negotiate the best deal for your work. Here's some invaluable advice from a producer who's seen all the tricks...

Tascam Upgrades DA-6400 Multitrack Digital Recorder

This free v2 firmware update for Tascam's DA-6400 brings two significant new features to the hardware multitrack digital recorder and some useful enhancements also.