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Spitfire Bolsters BML Symphonic Strings Series with MURAL, VOLUME 2

If you're a composer with Kontakt and not heard for Spitfire Audio BML series you're in for a treat! MURAL, Volume 2 is here and features carefully sampled strings recorded at AIR Studios, London.

Sample Logic Announces Arpology

Sample Logic tell us that their new Kontakt instrument, Arpology, is the next step in music. If you're into creating arpeggiated sequences without boundaries, you NEED to check this out.

Waldorf Introduces Analogue Filter 2-Pole

Waldorf's new 2-pole filter is shipping! We're doing our best to get a unit for review. In the meantime, here's what all the fuss is about!!

Logic Pro X 10.0.7: Advanced Automation Commands at Your Fingertips

One of the more exciting features in the recent Logic Pro X 10.0.7 free update are the new automation capturing commands. Being able to create automation points will only make mixing more fun!

Review: Nektar Panorama P4

With the recent updates for the Panorama P4 including full support for Logic Pro X and Bitwig Studio, Mo Volans puts Nektar's 49-key controller through its paces.

Building Dynamic Layered Claps From Scratch In Ableton Live 9

Where would modern music, to say nothing of electronic music, be without a heavy downbeat accent on the second and fourth beats of a 4/4 bar? Noah Pred shows how to create stacked claps in Live 9.

Wavesfactory Releases W-TubularBells for Kontakt

Wavesfactory tell us their new Kontakt instrument, W-TubularBells, provides instant emotion, soul and epicness! If you're looking for mallets, check this out.

Native Instruments Introduces Session Horns Pro

Realistic sections. Authentic & natural sounding solos. That’s what this Kontakt instrument is about! Learn about Native Instruments’ Session Horns Pro & bring a “real” brass section to your tracks.

Elektron Analog Rytm Gets New OS

Swedish music machine makers Elektron has just released a big OS update for the analog drum machine Analog Rytm. Check out the video and new features.

Darker Digital releases Kickboxer: Drum Machine for Kontakt 5

Berlin based Darker Digital have released their latest instrument for Kontakt 5 users: Kickboxer. As its name suggests, it's a fully featured drum machine you'd better not ignore!

How to Achieve 'True' Zero-Latency Monitoring in Your DAW

Latency is part & parcel of everyday life when recording and mixing in our DAWs. Joe Albano gives a thorough tour of what latency is and the different ways to reduce its impact when monitoring.

How to Train Your Ears with New AskVideo Course

Being able to physically play an instrument is only half the musical battle won. Training your ears to help you learn music more effectively is priceless in your quest to become a better musician.

Review: CuteDJPro

With the DJ app landscape becoming increasingly more crowded and saturated, what can a relatively new app like CuteDJ Pro bring to the party which hasn't been done before? Sara Simms gives it a spin.

AudioFile Releases Spectre 1.7

The latest major update to leading audio analysis suites, Spectre by Audiofile, is currently a Featured App and named a “Best New App” on the Mac App Store. Find out more about it.

Review: Zoom iQ5, Mini Mic for iPhone

There are a growing number of pocket-sized microphones aimed at musicians you can attach to your iPhone. Matt Vanacoro took the iQ5 out for a spin. Find out if it's the best of the bunch!