The original Strobe from FXpansion was a very capable analog-modeled software synth with an eye on accessible and powerful programming. Does the new Strobe 2 come up trumps? Hollin Jones finds out.
To anyone that says there's no money in music anymore you can tell them there is where scoring for film, TV and video games are concerned. Here's 9 steps to scoring to picture in Cubase 8 Pro.
Pete Townshend talks about the process of mixing with a console, his love and use of the Audient 4816 and the big console sound in this exclusive video interview courtesy of Audient.
When Ableton announced Link along with Push 2 & Live 9.5 yesterday, it probably didn’t get the attention it deserved. This video featuring Elastic Drums shows just how impressive it is.
A new collaboration between Mannequins and Monome sees the introduction of “isms”, an extensible electronic instrument and composition system.
iZotope RX5 is out. So how does the fifth iteration of the incredibly useful post-production, audio-clean up tool measure up to past versions? Joe Albano finds out in this in-depth review.
The new R80 studio monitors from PreSonus offer the Air Motion Transformer (AMT) tweeter which PreSonus tell us provides highly detailed resolution. Find out more about the R65 and R80s below.
Ever wonder what the mysterious Q-Range settings actually do and how they work when quantising parts in Logic Pro X? Prepare to be educated! Darren Burgos unveils this lesser-known feature here.
The Steinberg UR22 audio interface has just got a big upgrade, making it USB 2 class compliant, fully iPad compatible and includes the Cubasis LE app for iPad. The D-PRE mic preamps are great too.
OK. Before you get too excited, these ideas for a Moog Model D and Moog Voyager made from Lego are tiny and won’t make sound if you could use a toothpick to press their keys. But they’re super cool!
Good news for Ableton users... Ableton Push 2 and Live 9.5 have now been officially released by Ableton. Also there's a new tool called Ableton Link. Full details below.
From a blurry photo of Ableton Push 2 over the weekend to today's official announcement... click the link in this article to find out all the info on Push 2, Live 9.5 and new Ableton Link.
In March 2015 we posted a teaser story about Kilohearts' Multipass modular plugin platform. I'm pleased to tell you that it's finally nearing release! Here's what Kilohearts tell us about Multipass.
Many aspects of music production can be automated which can make our workflow much easier. But for the art & science of mastering, can advanced artificial intelligence replace the human engineer?
With their recently released Dual Oscillator proving a hit and 16 Step Sequencer causing a buzz, Sputnik Modular’s Roman Fillippov, has revealed two new modules that look just awesome.