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Compression Trick That Boosts Loudness Without Destroying Your Music

The loudness wars are upon us! Rory Furr shares 4 steps to using serial compression to boost your mixes without causing clipping or major distortion. In short get louder and keep your dynamics intact.

Logic Pro X Articulation Switcher Script, Art Conductor, Now Available

With the new scripting abilities in Logic Pro X there's the potential for some truly innovative tools to be created. Art Conductor is one such script which allows for articulation switching.

Audio Quality Test: Can You Identify the Uncompressed Song?

Are you confident in your ability to hear the difference between uncompressed wav, high-quality MP3 and low-quality MP3 of the same song? NPR have a quiz so you can prove it.

Review: FabFilter Twin 2

Just how good exactly are FabFilter Twin 2’s oscillators, "award-winning" filters and innovative GUI? How easy is it to program? How powerful is this synth? Hollin Jones puts it through its paces.

10 Ways to Unlock the Power of Chord Pads in Cubase

Not yet an accomplished keyboard player? Cubase’s Chord Pads can come to your rescue… Hollin Jones is on hand to show you this powerful feature in Steinberg's flagship DAW.

Black Lion Audio Releases Micro Clock MkIII

Black Lion Audio tell us the Micro Clock MK3 provides unparalleled accuracy that not only can be measured, but heard. Anyone serious about their digital audio home or studio setup should check it out.

RELOOP BEATMIX 2 MK 2 Gets You Mixing beats Out of the Box

The popular Beatmix series from Reloop is now also available in a complete black edition. BeatMix 2 MK2 is a performance pad controller designed for Serato.

Brighton Music Conference (BMC) Reveals Full Programme Schedule

If you're interested in making it as a producer or DJ, with advice from successful music industry pros and tips on the studio and live gear you need then the Brighton Music Conference is for you.

Is this Video How You Feel When You Need to Upgrade Your Audio Interface?

How do you feel when you know you know your audio interface just isn't doing it right? And when you discover the answer? This video explores the emotional rollercoaster ride every producer feels...?

Review: u-he Hive is Buzzing With Potential

Are you looking for an excellent sounding, intuitively designed, and CPU efficient software synth at a reasonable price? Noah Pred finds out if u-he's Hive fits the description.

FREE Ableton Live Racks: ModeAudio’s House Generator (Lite)

House Generator - Ableton Live Racks (Lite) is a free version of the biggest & most extensively-customized sound pack from ModeAudio to date—and, it’s available exclusively to readers of AskAudio!

Korg Cuts Price on MS-20 Mini Monophonic Analog Synth

A sweet price cut on the Korg MS-20 Mini monophonic analog synth makes it more affordable, but still as desirable. Find out all the details and remind yourself why you want one with this video.

8x8 Novation Launchpad 2 Now RGB & Industrial Design

The iconic grid instrument for Ableton Live. The 8 x 8 grid - ubiquitous with the evolution of electronic music - gets updated with RGB pads and a new industrial design.

Native Instruments SUMMER OF SOUND Komplete Sales Special

Native Instruments usher in the summer sun with a pretty significant sale. Until June 30th you can get 50% off Komplete 10 or Komplete 10 Ultimate bundles.

Review: FL Studio 12

FL Studio 12 has always danced to the beat of its own drum—