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Check Out This Wearable 8-Bit Music Visualiser, Quantum VJ

Russian programmer and artist, Alexander Zolotov, has unveiled a brand new project called the Quantum VJ. Described as a wearable, “glitch-style audio visualiser”. And it's very cool.

How to Build a Wireless Visual Metronome that Synchronizes with your DAW

Learn how to build your own wireless, visual metronome that flashes along (multi-coloured) to your music in a DAW with MIDI out. Liam Lacey uses Processing, Spark Core and a bit of DIY magic.

Solve Studio & Stage Sync and Timing Troubles with E-RM Multiclock Multi-format Sync Box

E-RM want you to forget about sloppy slave machine delays, unreliable MIDI sync, and terrible timing troubles in your music gear setup. Their Multiclock wants to be the ultimate MIDI, DIN, Sync box.

Review: Roadie, Great String Winder and Ordinary Guitar Tuner

The Roadie is both a guitar and bass string winder and tuner. It's rechargeable and automatic and syncs with smart phones... but just how useful is it? Andy Bowen puts it through a tight test.

Music Theory Tips: Using the Major Modes in Contemporary Styles

Following on from his article on how modes are constructed, Matt Vanacoro explains how you can utilize the major modes in your improvisation and melodic compositions. Music theory made easy.

Watch Teenage Engineering Pocket Operator Cover of Eurythmics Sweet Dreams

mmag.ru’s cover of Sweet Dreams by the Eurythmics using the teenage engineering Pocket Operator’s is both a great live performance and a demo of what the POs can do.

Elektron Grammofon Limited Edition with Plaid Analog Rytm Creations

In this first "Grammofon" from Elektron, there's a strictly limited one-off pressing of 300 copies containing 3 songs from Plaid all related with Elektron Analog Rytm.

Audiomodern Glitchee Instruments Updated, New Interface, Advanced Effects

There’s three Gitchee instruments currently on offer from Audiomodern, and they’re pleased to let us know all three have received free updates that go beyond interface changes.

Review: Cerwin-Vega P1000X Powered Speaker

If you're in the market for a loud, clean, compact speaker system for your next live performance or for a venue, then the Cerwin-Vega P1000X speakers will grab your attention as Joe Albano finds out.

2 Ways to Solve Recording Mistakes in Logic Pro X: Overdubbing and Auto-Punch

Nobody is perfect, even you! So, when you next make a mistake when recording audio in Logic Pro X, don't give yourself a hard time. Instead these tips on overdubbing and auto-punch by Matt Vanacoro.

Roland AIRA Modular EFX Units Now Available

If, like us, you’ve been waiting with twitchy fingers for these modules to land, then today is a good day. 4 AIRA EFX modules are available to buy from today!

Livid Instruments Minim: Fully Funded and Available on Kickstarter for $99

Back on July 25, 2015, we got an exclusive first look at the upcoming portable, wireless MIDI controller from Livid Instrument, Minim. You can pick one up for just $99 if you act quickly…

Review: Arturia BeatStep Pro

The original BeatStep from Arturia has been a big hit for those wanting to sequence synths and software. So, how does the BeatStep Pro compare with its multiple CV outs and standalone capability?

Music Production Techniques, Part 6: Compression

Dynamics are a hugely important part of the mixing process. If you've just started mixing your own projects or have not had any formal training, dynamics processing seem mysterious. Time to demystify!

Numark Takes a Spin at DJ Expo With TT250USB DJ Turntable

Nunmark, one of the leading DJ manufacturers, has debuted a new DJ turntable at DJ Expo. Retailing at just £199 GBP / aprox. $299 USD the TT250USB has a classic heavy-duty feel with modern convenience