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UVI Announces Scratch Machine Individually with Enhanced Library for $39

UVI Scratch Machine, a highly-expressive scratch instrument previously exclusive to the Urban Suite bundle, is now available stand- alone with an enhanced library for $39 USD.

Softube Transient Shaper Released

It's a dual-band transient shaping tool from Softube. What else do you need to know? OK, there's a video below to show it off in action.

Innovator & Audio Engineer, Joseph Grado, Founder of Grado Labs, Passes Away

One of the most influential innovators in the area of high-fidelity headphones and cartridges for vinyl and founder of Grado Labs has passed away. His story and that of his company is fascinating.

WIN: Novation Launchpad S and Launch Control XL

Do you want to win a Novation Launchpad S and/or a Novation Launch Control XL? Of course you do! Good news: it's easy to enter... simply answer the question below.

Maschine 2: Bass Production Tricks (Video)

In this tutorial-video Liam O'Mullane (aka. The Sound Tutor) opens up with Machine 2.0 secret playbook to show how to create bass rhythms that sync perfectly with the kick drum and a lot more too.

Remote Music Collaboration Software Roundup

In the space of a few short years online music collaboration software has begun to really take off. Gary Hiebner takes a look at the most interesting apps and services available for collaborators now.

Universal Audio Apollo Twin Thunderbolt Audio Interface Wins TEC Award at NAMM 2015

The Apollo Twin was awarded Outstanding Technical Achievement in Computer Audio Hardware at the recent NAMM 2015 TEC awards ceremony. This wasn't a big surprise for us really!

Moog Theremini Advanced Software Editor Now Available For MAC & PC

If you've got (or are thinking of getting) the Moog Theremini, then this will make you smile. The Moog Theremini Advanced Software Editor gives you access to new layers of its synthesis engine.

Review: Audiofile-Engineering Triumph, Mastering for Everyone

Outside of your DAW, there's not as many options available for mastering music as there used to be. Matt Vanacoro delves into Triumph by Audiofile Engineering to see if it fills the gap.

Dr Octo REX Sound Design Tips for Reason

You may not think of Dr Octo REX as a sound design tool but it actually has some great features you can use to tweak your loops and slices and make your tracks sound more unique and interesting!

Deadmau5 is Building a Modular Fort in Basement

It doesn’t take much to get a modular synth fan excited… but this picture of Deadmau5's mega modular wall is going to cause some fainting and swooning no doubt. Sure looks like fun!

Electronic Pioneer Morton Subotnik to Feature in Synth Nights Series in New York

If you’re a fan of noise-based electronic music and love experimental live performance then you probably know of Morton Subotnik. If you haven’t been introduced to his pioneering work here's a treat.

In Conversation: NAMM 2015 Synth and Controller Highlights

NAMM 2015 was quite an event with some tasty new gear announced and demoed. JD from AskVideo and myself sat down to chat about some of the most impressive new gear.

FREE Synth Presets for Xfer Records SERUM

To celebrate the in-depth new video course by Rishabh Rajan on Xfer Records awesome wavetable synth, Serum, we’ve got some tasty presets for you to download… for FREE!

How to Record Logic Pro X’s Arpeggiator Notes

Logic Pro X has an impressive Arpeggiator plug-in. It's one limitation? Arpeggiator notes can't be recorded as MIDI in the Piano Roll... or can they? Peter Schwartz shows us how!