We're sad to report that one of the greatest synthesizer designers and makers, Don Buchla, has passed away today.
If you have the Roland Boutique JU-06 synthesizer then you can get a standalone and VST MIDI editor and remote control for less than 6 Euros! Watch the video below to see this in action.
Think of controllers and Novation and you probably think about their capable Launchpad and Launchpad Pro Ableton Live controllers/instruments. If you want keys? The Launchkey mkII aims to please.
If you feel intimidated by synthesis and patch bays and find you're excusing yourself from conversations about them, now is the time to face your fear and discover your inner synth power.
The widely praised earphones, previously featured in natural brass and palladiumÂ colorways, are now available PVD-coated in black chrome for $199
Melo Audio, creators of the excellent Tone Shifter 3, have turned their attention to innovative microphones. Lolly is a portable & easy-to-use digital 3DÂ mic with adaptive recording for smart phones.
Do you need all the latest and greatest gear to create the perfect guitar or production sound in general? The gear can help, but as Rich Tozzoli explains it's about choosing the right gear for you.
Not all free audio plugins are created equal. But you can be sure when iZotope release a freebie it's going to be useful. Neutrino is a spectral shaping plugin that you can download now. FREE.
Ableton Certified Trainer Timo Preece is holding a 2 day Master Class for Ableton Live users in Edinburgh, Scotland on 24/25 September 2016.
IK Multimedia tell us their new iRig HD 2 provides plug & play simplicity with 96kHz sound, integrated headphone output, a 1/4" amp out with dual mode switch, plus full AmpliTube versions and more.
OK. Maybe he's slightly exaggerated the age (we won't trust him about his vintage wine collection now), but this Ableton Live Drum rack from AfroDJMac is well worth checking out.
Output are back with a bang. Their new instrument, Substance, is a new type of Bass Engine for producers and sound designers alike. As you'd expect Output have created something pretty impressive.
Many guitarists have switched to virtual plug-ins for studio recording and live work. Mercuriall hits the scene with the U530 plug-in, so how does it stack up against the real and virtual competition?
Handclaps can be heard in all genres and styles of music. In this quick tutorial, Jay Asher explores how to easily and quickly create handclaps that sound great.