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Garritan Announces Half Price Sale On Virtual Instruments

Great news for composers and producers of all kinds - many of Garritan's virtual instruments are now up to half price - but grab them while you can as it's a time limited offer.

Red Light District Is An Analog CV/Gate Sequencer For Eurorack

Red Light District from Golt! Synths is an 84hp traditional cv/gate sequencer that can be synchronised at different ratios to MIDI clock. There's also much more to it...

Rigid Audio Hypernode Is A Modular Music Arranger For Kontakt

Hyerpnode is designed to enable you to create complete, finished songs and tracks inside Kontakt. From designing sounds to sequencing and arranging all parts of a song!

Review: DreadBox Whiteline - Affordable Route Into Eurorack

Starting a modular synth system can be expensive. What to get, and how far to future-proof yourself? Jade Wii finds out if the Dreadbox Whiteline series balances sound and affordability.

Audio-Technica Now Shipping ATH-M50xBB Blue/Black Pro Monitor Headphones

Audio Technica tells us the new limited-edition ATH-M50xBB has been added to their highly regarded M-Series line of pro monitoring studio and DJ headphones. Here's what you need to know.

Music Theory: How To Recognise Musical Phrases By Their Rhythmic Pattern

Ear training is crucial to becoming a better player and producer. Here, Gregg Fine explains how to listen to the rhythm and phrasing of musical parts to better understand them.

Multiband Mastering Tips With 4Dyne & Mixing And Mastering Rig 3

This powerful multiband mastering Rack Extension gives you complete control over the shape of your tracks in Reason. Mo Volans explains how it works.

Get That Classic Akai S950 Sound With The RX950 Plugin

Now you can experience that classic Akai Pro S950 warm, vintage, 12-bit sound in VST, AU and Reason Rack Extension (RE) formats and for a snip of the price of the original!

Mastering In The Box: Which EQ Type To Choose?

Standard, Character or Linear Phase? Joe Albano explains each of these EQ types as they relate to the mastering process, and what they bring to the table.

Review: Folktek Mescaline

The Folktek Mescaline system is back on pre-order - let’s take a deep dive into this unusual (and somewhat crazy) modular synth and sequencing system.

Arturia To Raise MatrixBrute Prices Worldwide

Sometimes the best things in life become more expensive, not cheaper. That appears to be the trend with the Arturia MatrixBrute analog synth which will soon be more expensive than when it was released

Mini Modular Synth Q&A: Tangible Waves

Tangible Waves makes bespoke modular synthesizers that aim to take up less space than eurorack systems and offer "synthesis for everyone". Here's a chat we had with them recently.

Review: Arturia 3 Preamps You’ll Actually Use

Need the sound of a legendary console but without paying a fortune? Arturia has you covered with its 3 Preamps You'll Actually Use collection. Hollin Jones gets rolling...

Nektar Technology Announces PACER: DAW & MIDI Footswitch Controller

Nektar Tech have a brand new MIDI controller that is less hands on, but more feet on, than we expected. It's for musicians and producers of all genres and includes full MCU and Nektar DAW support.

You Want Polyrhythms In A Eurorack Synth Module? Check This Out

Stepping outside the 4/4 rhythms we've been told to make doesn't have to be easy, and can be fun and inspiring. That's what the Mito by Moffenzeef is designed to do for eurorack synths.