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The Art of Mixing Rock, Part 4: Keys

In this 5-part series, veteran rocker and music technologist, Joe Albano, takes you through the stages for mixing rock music. In part four it's time to bring on the keys and synths.

Arturia Teases Unveiling of Next-Generation Audio Interface

Just to be crystal clear, Arturia have not introduced a new audio interface just yet... but they introduced the unveiling for their "next generation" interface. Suffice to say, we're excited...

KORG Introduces the New Kronos Keyboard Workstation

Korg tell us their new Kronos is their most powerful version of their Flagship music workstation ever. It has a redesigned exterior, expanded piano engine and improved touch panel navigation.

Review: u-he Bazille

u-he are at it again with another excellent sounding synth at a great price. Noah Pred puts their digital modular beast, Bazille, to the test and finds lots and lots to like in this in-depth review.

Create Industrial Style Arps in FL Studio

Creating a complex and involved industrial style bass arpeggiator sound and pattern in FL Studio just got interesting! G. W. Childs shows how using Poizone 2's and LFO and Trance Gate.

Scarlett Solo Studio Pack: Everything You Need to Start Recording

Focusrite aren't standing still. To make it easier and more accessible than ever to start recording, the new Scarlett Solo Studio Pack provides everything you'll need for less than $200 USD!!

Liine Brings Lemur to Android Devices

Coinciding with Lemur’s 10th birthday, Liine have announced that the popular MIDI/OSC controller app is now available for Android. It includes recent fixes and feature updates from the iOS version.

KORG Releases New Volca Sample

Korg tell us their new addition to the popular volca Series features new functions, familiar workflow and iOS Integration. Basically, tweak, play and sequence samples in one nifty little box.

Review: IK Multimedia iRig Pads

Who doesn't enjoy banging out beats on pads? While these were once expensive, the cost of pad controllers has dropped and IK Multimedia's new iRig Pads brings pad control to iOS, Mac & PC.

Conforming Imported Audio To Session Tempo In Pro Tools

It's easy as pie to automatically match audio to the session tempo in Ableton Live, but it's possible to do this manually in Pro Tools as well. Joe Albano shows how to make it automatic!

UK Book Publishers and Malorie Blackman Launch Project Remix

Books are back! And if you're 13-19 years old and in the UK, you've a chance to enter a contest to remix books. Remixing isn't only music related. In this contest the focus is on being creative.

New Pro Tools Licensing Available Now

New Pro Tools Licensing Available Now, Giving Customers Access to Future Cloud Features and Software Upgrades through March 2016. Is this value added? Read on to find out.

Rob O’Reilly Guitars Launch Expressiv: MIDI Guitar System

Rob O’Reilly Guitars have launched their Expressiv: MIDI Guitar System via Kickstarter. Although already funded, this is an opportunity to support a guitar and synth in one convenient instrument.

What's New in UAD Software 7.11 (Manley Variable Mu, Brainworx and Massenburg Plug-Ins)

The Variable Mu Limiter Compressor plug-in, heralded unrivaled clarity, Vertigo Sound VSM-3 Mix Satellite, VSC-2 Compressor, Massenburg Designworks are part of Universal Audio's UAD Software v7.11.

Review: Rob Papen Punch-BD

We dare you to play a Rob Papen synth and not be inspired! Noah Pred puts Punch-BD virtual drum synth through its paces and finds it punches above its weight in our in-depth review.