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Review: Waves TG12345

Waves recently updated their excellent Abbey Road bundle with a modeled version of the EMI TG solid state console, the TG12345. Joe Albano gives this plug-in version a thorough examination.

5 Tips for Getting the Most Out of the Softube Amps in Reason 8

Getting a great guitar or bass sound is easier than ever, thanks to the new modules in Reason 8. Developed in association with processing experts Softube, they can work their magic on almost anything.

Positive Grid Releases Guitar Production Bundle for iPad

Positive Grid have something enticing for iPad guitarists and producers. Their app bundle includes JamUp multi-effects, BIAS amp designer, and Final Touch audio post production at a special price.

Bitwig Studio Updated to 1.1, Plus End of Year Sale

Bitwig Studio is becoming a big player and the first major update (1.1) introduces some tasty new features, from 6 new devices, multiband FX2 & 3, true latency compensation & enhanced timestretching.

Review: UAD 7.11 Software Update

With the UAD 7.11 software update, Universal Audio plug-in users were treated to 4 new plug-ins that are quite unique. I ran them through the gauntlet on my latest project and here’s what I found.

5 Helpful Cubase Productivity Tips

To help you focus on the music and creative side of Cubase, Hollin Jones has come up with five excellent and useful tips to boost your productivity in Steinberg's popular DAW.

Output Releases REV Update v1.1

Output Sounds REV instrument isn't just a bunch of sounds in reverse. The 14GB library is a very playable collection of "reversed" instruments. Version 1.1 adds to the experience with fixes.

Image-Line Releases FL Studio 12 BETA

The FL Studio 12 BETA is now available from the Image-Line forums for anyone with an Image-Line account. Check out the details and a video introducing it and some of the new features.

Exclusive Review: Sample Logic XOSPHERE

Is Sample Logic XOSPHERE the new king of creating impressive sonic and musical atmospheres? Hollin Jones puts it to the test in our world first, in-depth review.

5 EDM Mixing Tips for Logic Pro Users

There are few definitive solutions when mixing EDM. Though there's no “magic sound good button,” the 5 tips below should help toward perfecting the sound of your mixes. Open a mix you're working on...

Enter Sandman Delay Plug-In by Unfiltered Audio

We've been hearing good things about unfiltered Audio's new plug-ins from friends in the industry. So, we're naturally intrigued to learn more about their new delay and loop-mangling plug-in, Sandman.

Mastering Music: Achieving Loudness Without Ruining Dynamics

The Loudness Wars continue to rage. Some might say they've been won by the "loud as possible" group. But making your tracks louder need not ruin the dynamics as Joe Albano explains in detail.

TILT Show How They Produced new hit, Falling Again, in Logic Pro

Legendary hit-makers, TILT, propel you deep into the production of their new release “Falling Again.” Follow along as they deconstruct their creative process in these Logic-based production videos.

Solid State Logic XL 9000 K for Softube Console 1

Softube have updated a new version of their plug-ins for Console 1, bringing it to 2.1.45 and brings the new channel—the Solid State Logic XL 9000 K-Series for Console 1 and other requested features.

How to Pack a DJ Bag

The title may sound odd. Surely we all know how to pack a bag? Why would a DJ bag be any different? Sara Simms seeks to show what it means to pack your bag for your next DJ gig and what to bring.