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Sidechain Techniques in PreSonus Studio One

Sidechaining can be used for corrective and creative results in your music productions. Using PreSonus Studio One, Gary Hiebner shows how to pump & duck different elements to help them pop in the mix.

IK Multimedia Releases UltraTuner digital tuner for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

IK Multimedia tell us their UltraTuner™ utilizes a new patented detection engine making it the most accurate instrument tuner available for iOS - 10 times more accurate than a mechanical strobe tuner.

Review: PreSonus Eris E8 Active Studio Monitors

What makes a pair of active monitors stand out from the crowd? G. W. Childs IV uses his ears and experience to test drive the PreSonus Eris E8s in his studio. Read on to discover the low-down.

XILS-lab Releases Radical R.A.M.S.E.S. Rhythm and Motion Multi-Effect Plug-In

R.A.M.S.E.S. (Rhythm And Motion Stereo Engine System) sounds complex. Basically XILS-Lab tell us this is a multi-effect plug-in designed to make digital synth sound analog.

Recording Acoustic Guitar In Your Home Studio

You've got an acoustic guitar and you want to record your latest strum-song. So, what next? Sara Simms drops her decks to walk you through the basics you'll need in order to capture those strings.

Contest: Win Akai Pro MPC Studio Music Production Controller [CLOSED]

{CONTEST CLOSED] It's free to enter & you have a chance to win the iconic MPC Studio from Akai Professional! What are you waiting for? Enter this contest on AskAudioMag.com now and good luck!

Twisted Tools Releases DRON-E (Free Reakor Ensemble)

The good folks at Twisted Tools have brought Christmas forward and released a brand new snapbank & sample map for a legendary Reaktor Ensemble. In short download it now for FREE and get playing!

5 Tips for Mastering EDM

A mastering engineer’s instrument is a varied collection of hardware & software that brings out the best in any track. In this article Mo Volans shares 5 essential tips for mastering EDM or any genre.

Review: Liquid Rhythm: The Future of Rhythm Programming

Every once in a while something comes along that changes the way we approach making music. Find out why WaveDNA's Liquid Rhythm takes the prize as the most innovative and cool rhythmic generator yet.

Taking Logic Pro X Drummer to the Next Level

Logic Pro X's Drummer has been widely acclaimed for good reason. It rocks... literally! In this tutorial Darren Burgos explores how to add more pattern variations and customize its MIDI data further.

TONE2 Audiosoftware Releases Nemesis, Next Step in FM Synthesis?

FM Synthesis. It's been done already, right? Not according to Tone2 Audiosoftware who've released Nemesis, which they say takes FM Synthesis to the next level: NeoFM synthesis. Intrigued?

Learn Cubase 7.5 with New Online Video Course

We love the way Steinberg keeps upping the DAW ante! This latest version of Cubase is so jammed with cool updates that Matt Hepworth created a special 2.5 hour course to teach you how to use them.

Controlling DJ Paramaters with TouchAble’s XY Pad

Got an iPad? Got Ableton? Got TouchAble? (You really should have the later, too!) Tadhg Leonard shows you how TouchAble will fast become your app of choice for controlling Ableton Live from your iPad.

Review: Griffin StudioConnect Audio+MIDI+Charge Dock for iPad

Turning an iPad into your music studio is easier than ever. Apps like GarageBand and Auria can do the job. And devices like Griffin's StudioConnect are designed for the mobile recording musician.

Cableguys Announces 20% Sale on Cableguys Bundle

Until the 24th December you can get 20% off the Cableguys Bundle featuring their much loved and most popular plug-ins.