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Preparing for a Mix: Adjusting Musical Hit Points for a Slide Bass Part

There’s plenty of useful tips and tricks for getting the timing of your productions just right in Eyal Amir's new Cubase video course. Here's one video showing how to musically adjust hit points.

iZotope Announces RX Loudness Control

iZotope tell us their new automatic loudness correction tool aptly named, RX Loudness Control, delivers loudness-compliant mixes at the highest quality. It's a plug-in designed for broadcast Pros.

7 Workflow Enhancements In Logic Pro X 10.1

Logic Pro X 10.1 has been out for a few weeks, but there's new features many Logicians may not be fully aware of. Joe Albano takes you through his top 7 improvements and explains how they work.

New Compact NI Traktor Controller Exclusive: Photos from WMC 2015 Miami

A new Native Instruments Traktor controller was on show (and in use) at the WMC 2015 Miami event yesterday. Here's a glimpse of the new DJ Kontrol in action and some info we've gleaned for you.

Soundtoys Pitch-Shifting Fun AlterBoy Plug-In is Free

Free for a limited time, Soundtoys have introduced Little Alterboy, a cool plug-in for pitch & formant shifting. Think pitched robot voices with a classic tube saturation model for extra warmth.

Harman dbx 676 Tube Mic Pre Channel Strip Now Available

The new Harman dbx 676 Tube Mic Pre Channel Strip, a vacuum tube-based microphone preamp is now available. In the UK you can purchase it from Sound technology Ltd.

New Look Moog Minifoogers: MF Chorus & MF Flange

There's two new Minifooger Analog Effects Pedals – the MF CHORUS Bucket Brigade Time Modulator & MF FLANGE Bucket Brigade Harmonic Manipulator. They look great & we're told they sound the part too.

Review: MONO Guitar Sleeve

The MONO Guitar Sleeve is the latest addition to the MONO family. Featuring modern, minimalist design for those who only want to take the bare essentials with them on the road safely.

Spectral Audio Editing in Adobe Audition

Editing audio waveforms had become run of the mill. If you want to get into editing frequencies of audio files, then spectral audio editing is for you. Gary Hiebner shows how using Adobe Audition.

BACH To MOOG: The Cyber Synth Orchestra Realised

Described as "a Realization for Electronics & Synthesizer" the new album "BACH TO MOOG" uses the Moog Modular System 55 to re-create the works of Bach in a contemporary way. (Excellent video below)

The Cutting Edge Tech Behind Arturia’s AudioFuse

At NAMM 2015 we got our hands on the new Arturia audio interface: AudioFuse. It looks great and we're told it'll sound better than anything... find out what's powering this device in the video below.

The Radial J48 Stereo Active Direct Box Now Shipping

Radial tell us their J48 Stereo can be used with two completely different instruments and the low crosstalk makes it a great choice when doubling between bass, acoustic guitar, fiddle or mandolin.

Concubine Interview Themselves, Free Album & Track on Splice

Better known as Deepchild, Rick Bull is an accomplished Australian electronic producer based in Germany, while Canadian techno and house producer Noah Pred made the leap to Berlin a few years later.

How to Create a REX Drum Kit in Propellerhead Reason

Using recycled loops to create new drum kits is what we've got on the menu for you here... and all you need is Propellerhead Reason to do it. G. W. Childs is your guide.

Noise Cancelling Microphone: Sing Loud Without Disturbing the Neighbors

You've heard of noise-cancelling headphones, here’s a noise-cancelling microphone designed for Karaoke enthusiasts who don’t want to disturb the neighbours and might extend to recording musicians?