If anyone can take high-quality, organically sampled world instruments and give them a cutting-edge breathe of new sonic life, it's Sample Logic. Lynda Arnold explores Bohemian and is impressed.
Teased at Miami, 2015, the Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol D2 has now been officially announced. Check out the video and lots more info below.
Steinberg have released Cubase Elements 8, the entry-level music production system for sound recording, editing and mixing, with new features & enhancements.
Imagine being able to stream audio seamlessly between your iOS and desktop music software via an audio unit plug-in that lives in your DAW? Audreio does just that!
From today you can get Tony Coleman, the Iconic drummer's, classic style captured in new software title from SONiVOX, and available for immediate download.
Livid Instruments' Guitar Wing already offers so much for those who want to control synths, samples and effects from the guitar. Now it supports Bluetooth LE MIDI for OS X and iOS 8 devices.
The new Brush tool in Logic Pro X is simply fantastic for quickly entering in notes into the Piano Roll. Jay Asher shows how to easily create custom scale and mode patterns using it.
The Squarp Instruments Pyramid is a dedicated hardware sequencer with real-time MIDI effects and polyrhythmic capabilities. On pre-order, this lovely machine now has demo videos showing it in use.
Elias Composer's Studio 1.5 is a collaborative tool for game composers, giving them the ability to adapt musical scores dynamically in real-time depending on the player's movements in the game!
The unique Circle from Future Audio Workshop was a hugely popular software synth, and now CircleÂ² (or Circle 2) is here with a focus on usability, flow and experimentation.
In the final part of our series on studio acoustics Joe Albano digs deep into soundproofing from both a recording and mixing perspective. Essential reading for all small and home studio owners.
Arturia's V Collection Classics is an affordable way to immerse yourself in the analog warmth of True Analog Emulation technology with recreations of 5 legendary synthesizers with power of Analog Lab.
Handpans have caught the imagination of musicians world-wide since the first 'hang' was created by PANArt. Lynda Arnold visited Dave Beery and Stevan Morris' workshop to see Ohm Handpans being made.
If you use Native Instruments' Komplete you may wonder whether how useful the Komplete Kontrol hardware could be. Matt Vanacoro shows workflows using the keyboard which make browsing sounds a breeze.
Following up on our news story detailing the new handmade DJ controller, Versus from Magda & NYMA, here's a video showing Versus in action with the creators talking about the concept.