MakeMusic tell us that GPO 5 is a major update to their award-winning sound library and includes additional instruments and techniques in an accessible and affordable package.
During Metal Month 2015 Toontrack released a whopper! It comes in the form of a new SDX expansion for Superior Drummer called The Progressive Foundry. Toby Pitman checks it out.
Dubstep producer Adam Pollard (Multiplier) shows how to use snare doubling to create a sonically unique snare hit that appears to be moving through the stereo field… but really isn’t.
Ukraine-based producer Histibe, shares his personal experience creating a sample pack library for Loopmasters. From initial ideas to advice on finalising and promo, there's lots of useful tips here.
This mammoth 32 minute video from Image Line at Dancefair 2016 has experienced producer, Nucleon, sharing advanced automation tips for FL Studio users.
IK Multimedia's Lurssen Mastering Console for iPad now has full-functionality time options designed to give you mastering freedom whether you need to master tracks for 2 days, 1 week/month or more.
When it comes to creating melodic parts for electronic dance music productions don't be left scratching your head, or feeling uninspired. Here's 5 essential tips to help you create better melodies.
Developer James from The Musicology Group recently contacted us to let us know about his new app that brings vintage guitar sounds and effects to an iOS device near you.
Propellerhead are giving everyone the chance to save up to 80% with three custom-curated Rack Extension collections for Reason, plus you get hours of video training on these free from AskVideo!
In exploring the 432 Hz debate at Ask.Audio, we soon realised this topic wasn't going to be resolved in one article. Here Assaf Dar Sagol explores the fact and fiction behind tuning to 432 Hz.
Now ModStep for iPad 18.104.22.168 is out, Jakob Haq has released a video showing how to get started and the main functions available in ModStep. In short, it can be the center of your music studio.
The new BioTek virtual instrument from Tracktion is not your run of hybrid synth and sample-based software offering. It's truly unique as Timo Preece discovers in this in-depth review.
With the continuing evolution of audio editing tools within major DAWs, some think that the dedicated audio editor has had its day. Matt Vanacoro shares 5 reasons Adobe Audition should not be ignored.
The good folks at Make Noise Music have released a video showcasing their complete modular synth system, System Cartesian, with the René sequencing module.
In part two of this excellent Native Instruments video interview series with living legend of electronic music, Jean-Michel Jarre, the focus is on sampling, delays, and how to keep music making fun.