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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Editing MIDI

MIDI is extremely flexible, but using it to its fullest potential means being aware of some of the less obvious pitfalls you can encounter when editing. Joe Albano shares his expert tips.

Polyend SEQ Video Review: One Sequencer To Rule Them All?

If you desire an 8-track, 32-step hardware sequencer for your DAW, plugins, hardware synths, and even eurorack modular system, the Polyend SEQ may be on you radar. Loopop reviews it in this video.

Umlaut Audio Intros CLOUDS

If you want wispy atmospheric sounds that hang in the air like the end of a sound with a volume pedal then you'll be interested in what Umlaut Audio's Clouds sound pack can offer.

The Fairlight CMI Cost $32,000 But You Can Get Its Sound For Much Less

Arturia's recreation of this classic multi-instrument makes capturing its sound a reality for almost anyone. Here, Nigel Broad explains why it is so revered among musicians and producers.

Review: PMC Result6 Monitors

The Result6 monitors from high-end manufacturer PMC aim to bring the company's advanced design technologies to a broader section of the market. Hollin Jones cranked them up to see how they fared...

Sonar DAW Is Reincarnated As Cakewalk by BandLab... And It's 100% FREE

When BandLab announced they were saving Sonar from extinction there were questions and concerns. Having answered those in the Cakewalk forums a new version of this DAW is available now for FREE!

Roland Releases TR-8S 1.03 Update, Fixes Tempo Sync Issue, New Improvements

Do you remember that minor tempo sync bug affecting some Roland TR-8S drum machines when five faders were moved at once? Well, Roland just fixed this via the new 1.03 firmware update!

Roland Releases TR-909 Software Rhythm Composer

If you'd like authentic sounds of the classic Roland TR-909 Rhythm Composer combined with the convenience of an audio plugin inside your DAW, you're in luck. Roland just released the official plugin.

Apple Dropping Intel Chips: What This Might Mean For Mac Musicians

All the signs point to Apple transitioning its Mac computers away from Intel and onto its own processors. And the implications for musicians could be huge.

How To Clean Up Audio Recordings In Cubase

There are dedicated plug-ins you can buy to clean up audio files, but Cubase has some great tools already built in. Here are some techniques for using them to their fullest.

Propellerhead Releases Reason 10 Intro

You can now get the Reason 10 experience at a truly affordable price. For just $99 you can download Propellerhead Reason 10 Intro with 10 instruments, 11 effects and pro features and workflows.

Here's What Happens When You Pair Elektron Digitiakt & Roland AIRA TR-8S

Here's what happens when you put a Roland TR-8S, Elektron Digitakt, and Nick de Friez in a room together. Spoiler alert: It sounds really, really good!

Get iZotope RX6 Certified And Receive A $50 Gift Coupon

This comprehensive live course will give you all the skills you need to become an RX6 expert, with real world audio repair assignments, quizzes and a $50 iZotope gift coupon on completion.

Black Corporation To Release KIJIMI 8-Voice Analog Synthesizer Soon

KIJIMI from Black Corporation is going to be a recreation of one of the rarest 8-voice analog polysynths of all time, RSF Polykobol II. Only 30 of the original French synths were made...

Review: Heavyocity Scoring Guitars 2

Heavyocity have expanded upon what the original Scoring Guitars Gravity Pack brought us with version 2 which for $99 will add another feather to your cinematic cap.