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Review: Prime Loops Virtual Riot

Prime Loops are well known for producing loop and sample sets which are ready for... well, prime time! Their new Virtual Riot pack got our EDM, Trap, Dubstep and Glitch Hop juices flowing.

Arturia Brings Back Mighty Matrix-12 Analogue Polysynth as Authentic Soft Synth

Arturia's new Matrix-12 V software synthesizer take a look back to the past by emulating the classic sound of the Oberheim Matrix-12 analogue polysynth... with a few extra additions.

Review: Fredric Effects Zombie Klone

Toby Pitman puts the Frederic Effects Zombie Kome overdrive. Boost guitar pedal to the test against the original, but rare, Klon Centaur pedal. Find out why he's pleased with himself.

5 Top Secret Tips for Reason 8

Hollin Jones reveals some of his favorite insider tips, weird techniques and top tricks that you probably didn’t know about for Propellerhead Reason users.

Kurzweil Expand Artis Series Stage Pianos

Kurzweil have announced two new models in its Stage Piano range. The Artis 7 and Artis SE bring a host of new features. Find out more below.

Native Instruments Launches HEAVY HOLIDAYS – TRAKTOR KONTROL Z2 Sales Special

For a limited time only in December 2015 you can grab Native Instrument’s advanced DJ controller, Traktor Kontrol Z2, for $200 USD / £200 GBP off. More details plus video below.

5 Ways to Alter the Groove in Bitwig Studio

Move over robotic beats, it's time to welcome in shuffles and humanized grooves. And Bitwig Studio allows you to do just that. Gary Hiebner shows you the way to the dance floor.

Review: Steinberg Cubase 8, Pro and Artist version

Cubase 8 comes in two flavors: Artist and Pro. Is version 8 really great, or is it just a bunch of bait? Matt Loel T Hepworth puts all the new features to the test.

Zerodebug Release touchAble 3 with 42 New Templates for Controlling Ableton Live via iPad

The new version of touchAble 3 brings easy plug and play USB connectivity and 42 new templates for Ableton Live’s Instruments and FX. Check out the video below for more details.

5 of the Best Bluetooth Speakers for Musicians

With the winter holidays just round the corner, we felt it would be a great time to explore five of the best Bluetooth speakers, designed for musicians, available right here, right now.

5 Confidence Building Techniques for Live Musicians

It's completely natural for musicians to feel nervous or shy about performing live. So, here's 5 tips to help build your confidence for your next live performance.

Steinberg Announces Cubase Pro 8 and Cubase Artist 8

One year after releasing the point update, Cubase is back with major updates boasting a vast range of studio-grade audio and MIDI tools for composing, recording, editing and mixing and a new name!

Musician's Institute Now Powered by NonLinear Educating's New Video Platform

AskVideo & macProVideo's new online educational platform has been specifically designed for music and production learning at the Musician's Institute, College of Contemporary Music in Hollywood.

Arturia Announces V Collection 4 Reference Software Collection

A new version of Arturia's V Collection is here! If you're looking for faithful emulations of vintage keyboards, synths and drum machine instruments, then this is one to seriously consider!

Review: Slate Digital Virtual Mix Rack

Slate Digital's new Virtual Mix Rack looks set to really shake up the mixing plug-ins industry and this is just the beginning. Rishabh Rajan explores VMR in immense depth with audio examples.