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Analog Drum Kit Generator Released by Greynote Music

Greynote Music have just released a new drum module plugin called "Analog Drum Kit M01". It's a vintage-inspired drum module plugin which comes in both Mac Audio Unit/VST and PC VST formats.

Watch Arturia BeatStep Pro Sequencing 10 Analog Synths and Ableton Live, Now Available

Arturia's Beatstep Pro is more than an upgrade of the original Beatstep. The good news is it's now available and you can watch this excellent video showing it in action controlling 10 analog synths!

Yamaha Reface Mobile Mini Keyboards Full Details: Bringing Back Sound of the 1980’s

Yamaha have launched their new range of Reface mini keyboards which have redesigned and reimagined four classic keyboards used by artists from Stevie Wonder to Pink Floyd, Queen to Michael Jackson.

Review: Blue Hummingbird Microphone

A studio microphone with a B1 capsule and a head that rotates180 degrees? You won't be surprised its from Blue Microphones, known for their innovative designs. How does it perform? Read the review...

AKAI Professional Releases New MPD MIDI Pad Controllers

Akai Pro tell us their new feature-packed MPD MIDI pad controllers give artists unprecedented creative musical firepower with Thick Fat backlit MPC Pads, multiple controls and included software.

Exploring FL Studio 12’s New Vector Mixer

Now that FL Studio 12 is upon us, Gary Hiebner takes a look at the new Vector-based Mixer. We're not just talking pretty to look at, the new Mixer brings lots more to the table than you might think.

The Ploytec Synthesizers „πλ² Pi L Squared“ and „πλ² Pi L Squared Leukos“ get firmware

There's new firmware for Ploytec's duophonic synthesizers to be released on July, 9th 2015 at Summer NAMM, Nashville, Hall A booth #649. Not long to go now. Check out the video below to see more.

Positive Grid Releases Three New Expansion Packs For BIAS FX iPad

The cross platform amp-and-effects processor, BIAS FX for iPad gets an arsenal of effects with three new expansion packs: Essential Analog, Classic Effects, and Effect Powerhouse.

Yamaha Reface Synths Images & Details Leaked

Yamaha have teased and teased us for a few weeks now about their new synths, Reface, due to be launched officially tomorrow. But now the cat is well and truly out of the bag.

Review: Korg Kronos 2 Workstation Synth

A keyboard synth workstation that will evolve? Does the Korg Kronos 2 represent a large paradigm shift in the evolution of keyboard instrument development? Matt Vanacoro finds out in our review.

Logic Pro X: A Guide to Multitrack MIDI Recording

Logic Pro X has simplifed the process of recording multiple MIDI tracks. That being said, you need to know the correct settings and quirks which is why Joe Albano is on-hand to show you how.

Acid House Pioneer, Charanjit Singh, Has Died Aged 75

Where would we be without Acid House? Have you considered there could be a connection between it and Indian ragas? Pioneer, Charanjit Singh did as far back as 1982. Today he has passed away.

IK Multimedia releases Future Synths & Hugh Padgham Drums for SampleTank 3

Now musicians can power-up their productions with club-ready synths and mixable "stone room" drums from the engineer-producer behind Phil Collins' "In the Air Tonight".

Music Production Techniques Part 1: Delay And Echo

Welcome to part 1 in this series on music production techniques. You could think of these as essential audio concepts every self-respecting producer should know! Let's start with Delay & Echo.

Vinyl Sales Up 56%, CDs Fall 4% in 2015

In case you hadn’t already guessed, music streaming is on the rise and most physical music sales (CDs) are on the decline. But would you have guessed Vinyl sales are up 56%?