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DJ & Producer Tips: Staying Creative On The Road

Whether you're playing live as part of a band, solo or as a DJ, traveling can seem like a drain on your creative process. So, here's some tips to staying creative on the road by DJ/Prodcer, Noah Pred.

How Sound Affects You: Toning

Continuing her series on the relationship between sound and health, Lynda Arnold focuses on the instrument we all have—our voice—and how it can be used to positive effect.

Review: sE Magneto Condenser Microphone

There's certainly no shortage of good quality studio microphones of late, and the good news is you can pick up a decent condenser mic for a very reasonable amount too, like the sE Magneto.

How to Design Drums in Logic Pro X's Ultrabeat with AskVideo

As a follow up to Steve H’s hit Logic course: Ultrabeat Unleashed, AskVideo have "unleashed" Logic expert Rishabh Rajan to focus on drum sound design to help you take your chops to the next level.

Review: Modern Grooves for iZotope BreakTweaker from Black Octopus

iZotope and BT's BreakTweaker caused quite a stir earlier this year when it was released. If you've had a chance to play with it, you've probably enjoyed yourself a lot. Get ready for the next level.

Focusrite Unveil Scarlett Solo Audio Interface

Today Focusrite announced the new Scarlett Solo which adds to the already highly popular Scarlett range, but is designed as a 2-in/2-out interface. As soon as we get hands-on, you can expect a review.

Interview: Miro Pajic on Techno Music and his New Electronic Artists Revealed Series

Lazerslut artist, Miro Pajic is well known on the Techno circuit for his sci-fi infused, sexy rhythmic Techno. Find out more about him & his new video course showcasing his personal production tricks

Denon DJ MC6000mk2 with Serato DJ, Immediate DVS Support

Just 90 days into acquisition by inMusic, renowned DJ company, Denon, provides more capability and value with Serato DJ now included with its MC6000mk2 controller.

Review: Samson C01U Pro USB Mic

It appears USB mics are now being accepted as potentially good recording solutions in many home studios. Does Samson's "budget" C01U Pro USB mic defy its price?

10 Killer Features
 for NI Maschine 2.0

The Maschine hardware from Native Instruments is popular and with good reason! What about the software side of things? Well, version 2 contains some tasty features which Mo Volans outlines here.

Ableton Free Stuff Friday: Loops and Effects for Live from Three Pros

To celebrate the release of AskVideo's EAR series, Ableton featured loops & effects from 3 pro artists involved in their recent Free Stuff Friday. It may not be Friday, but you can still download 'em.

Review: Twisted Tools Ultraloop Expansions

What could make Twisted Tools excellent loop remixing sampler, Ultraloop, better than it already is? There's 3 possible answers and they come in the form of expansion packs which may blow your mind!

Useful Tips for DJing with Ableton Push, Part 3

Continuing with his tips on DJing using Ableton Push, Tadhg Leonard looks at how to use Push to record and replay your FX automation data in the third part of this mini-series.

‘Slice’ Kickstarts Homemedia With Raspberry Pi Compute Module

A KICKSTARTER project launched today seeks to bring to market the first media player powered by the Raspberry Pi Compute Module. But this is more than a media player. Check this out now!

Watch ill Factor Control Ableton Using Novation Launch Control XL

ill Factor, best known for his work with Timbaland, Nelly Furtado and Kelly Rowland, shows his workflow using Novation Launch Control XL, Novation 25 SL MKII and Ableton Live in this cool video.