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Air Instrument Pack Now with Hybrid 3.0 and VST, AU, AAX Support

Leading software developer, AIR Music Tech, expands its premium collection of virtual instruments with a powerful virtual synthesizer and universal plugin support.

How to Overcome Writer's Block, Even Love it!

As musicians, producers, (or many creatives) tell us, writer's block is a feared stated. However, it doesn't have to be as Josh Aker, composer for the Infinity Blade series of iOS games explains.

Katy Perry Mashup using MIDI Fighter Twister and Ableton

Rishabh Rajan is a prolific controllerist these days. Armed with a MIDI Fighter Twister, he performs a mini-mashup of Katy Perry tunes and shows how to create any mashup using grid based controller.

ModeAudio Releases Trailblaze, Deep Trap Loops

ModeAudio are continuing to churn out quality presets and loops, and their latest loop pack is for Trap enthusiasts. 120 audio Loops, 120 MIDI patterns and 43 drum hits.

Native Instruments TRAKTOR DJ 1.4 for iOS with Mixcloud Integration

Native Instruments' much admired Traktor DJ for iPhone and iPad has been updated to version 1.4. Alongside many improvements is integration with Mixcloud which allows for easy sharing of your mixes.

Exclusive Review: AIR Music Tech Hybrid 3

If you’re a dance producer, composer, or DJ, you’ll likely be extremely interested in AIR Music Tech's Hybrid 3. It’s a synth that can fill many different roles as G. W. Childs discovers.

The Best Max For Live Devices, Part 4: Four More Cool Devices

Continuing our exploration of the Max for Live community's vast offerings (for Ableton Live 9 users), we'll take a quick peek at four cool devices destined to spice up your work flow.

Cakewalk Announces Free Z3TA+ iOS Update for iPad

Cakwalk tell us that the version 1.1 update for their popular Z3TA+ for iPad includes numerous user-requested enhancements, additional language support. Find out more from their press release.

Interview: TILT on Gear, DJing, New Album and the Resurgence of Dance Music

TILT have been in the club scene for over 20 years! As well as big releases and DJ performances, TILT are also behind a number of high-profile remixes. Here they talk about their new album and more.

Essential DJ Tech: The Art of The Mix

Are you preparing a new mix for your next DJ set? DJ and producer, Sara Simms, shares some sage advice on the art behind a good DJ mix.

Native Instruments Introduces LUCID MISSION Expansion for MASCHINE

Maschine users take note: Native Instruments have released the latest in their line of excellent expansion packs for all your EDM, dub step, trap & modern pop needs. With a version for iMaschine too.

Upgrade to Toontrack EZdrummer 2 and Receive FREE Tutorial Video Course

What could be better than getting a good price on upgrading to Toontrack EZdrummer 2? Time + Space giving out FREE AskVideo EZd 2 tutorial videos of course!

Review: BlueCat Audio Patchwork

Are you a fan of super complex effects setups or monster instrument stacks? If this sounds like you then you may want to check out BlueCat Audio’s PatchWork. Mo Volans connects the dots.

How to Get Organized in Logic Pro X with Project Alternatives and Note Pad

If you used Logic Pro 9, you may have used the built-in Notepad. It is certainly useful. But, Logic Pro X breathes new life into its organised workflow techniques thanks to project alternatives.

Arturia Announces Availability of Breakthrough BeatStep Sequencer/Controller

It's unusual to see a press release arrive after we've reviewed the same gear, but this is the case for Arturia's wonderful new sequencer/controller. Here's what Arturia have to say about BeatStep.