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iZotope Announce Nectar 2, Coming October 2013

There's something about producing vocals with good plugins... And the folks at iZotope certainly know how to help us make them sound sweet. So Nectar 2 is on its way and here's what we know.

AskAudio Mag $10,000 Launch Party Contest

The $10,000 Contest that trumps all others is here! WIN gear by NI, Steinberg, Ableton, FL Studio, u-he, Propellerhead, IK Multimedia, Presonus, Sony, Sennheiser, FXpansion SONiVOX, Air Music and more

Deep and Downright Dirty Dubstep Bass in Reason

So you know how to make a dub step bass patch in Propellerhead Reason? But maybe it's not as deep and dirty as you'd like? Have no fear, Hollin Jones is here to take your processing to the next level.

PreSonus Acquires Notion Software

There's big news out of Baton Rouge, Louisiana! PreSonus, famous for audio hardware and the DAW, Studio One, has acquired Notion Music - famous for notation software. Here's what Presonus have told us

Review: Numark Electrowave Heaphones

Aside from monitors, a good, comfy pair of cans can make all the difference when mixing and DJing. Hollin Jones tries a pair of Electrowaves by Numark on for size.

Apogee ONE, Duet and Quartet Now Shipping with Lightning Cable

Apogee are now shipping their awesome iPad/Mac audio interfaces: ONE, Duet and Quartet audio with iOS Lightning Cable. What does this mean for you and your iOS device? Read on to find out more.

Manipulating Sampled Grooves With Maschine

Fancy grooving out on your Maschine? Of course you do! In this tutorial-article Mo Volans demonstrates how to split up your samples across Maschine's pads and get grooving!

Combining Synth Types In Logic Pro X

The new Track Stacks in Logic Pro now gives us instant access to easily create a layered sounds, synths and textures. In this tutorial, Mo Volans explores how to combine different tasty synth types.

123creative.com Release Epralux ORB7000 - Octave Reverb System

123Creative have released what they describe as an artistic octave/pitch-shifting reverb plug-in. If you're into experimental sounds and textures read their press release and download the demo!

Review: Native Instruments DrumLab

Native Instruments DrumLab promises to make beat creation quick, easy and immediately gratifying. Hollin Jones takes a deeper look. Scroll to the bottom of the see Toby Pitman's DrumLab intro video.

Akai Introduces RPM500 and RPM800 Studio Reference Monitors

Just hours since the MPC Element announcement, Akai have introduced two new studio reference monitors, the RPM500 and RPM800. Find our more about these sexy beasts in their press release below.

Akai Unveils MPC Element: Most Portable and Affordable MPC

The brilliant minds at Akai have come up with the next big for MPC users... MPC Elements! They tell us it's the most portable and affordable MPC yet. We, at AskAudioMag, can't wait to get hands on...

Native Instruments Updates Traktor Kontrol S4 and S2 DJ systems, Adds TRAKTOR DJ Compatability

Native Instruments tell us that Traktor S2 and S4 have just had important upgrades. These babies combine a DJ Mixing interface, built-in soundcard, and are fully compatible with Traktor DJ for iOS!

Creating a Dubstep-style Wobble Bass in FL Studio 11

Used by high-profile artists and musicians (like BT), FL Studio 11 is taking the music world by storm. In this tutorial, Gary Hiebner shows how to create dub step wobble basses with ease.

Review: iZotope RX3 and RX3 Advanced Audio Restoration Suite

Three years since the release of RX2, iZotope have upgraded their acclaimed & unique audio suite with more speed and capabilities. Matthew Loel. T Hepworth dives in to see just how good RX3 really is.