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Native Instruments Launches SUMMER OF SOUND Sales Special

The summer sales are about to begin... and Native Instruments products are usually pick of the bunch with some massive (sic) savings arose the board for existing Komplete and Maschine owners.

code:MONO Teaches You How to Produce Glitch in Ableton Live

Want a stunning & hands-on tutorial video on producing glitch in Ableton Live? Rishabh Rajan (code:MONO) is here to help in this excellent course. Also check out his remix of Ali Aiman's Breathe.

Using a Graphics Tablet as a MIDI Controller

Ever played with a Wacom graphic tablet for Photoshop/graphic design? If you have one to hand, now's the time to use it for music production as a MIDI controller! Keith Crusher shows you how.

Kenton Cultivates More MIDI Connections with GPI-Compatible Converter

All the serious MIDI buffs, geeks and hackers out there take note! Kenton's new bi-directional GPMX-16 MIDI to GPI and GPI to MIDI converter is here.

Exclusive 70% Discount on ARIA Catalyst for Kontakt 4

Are you searching for 3GB of professionally created Cinematic & Epic Drums/Percussion Library for Kontakt 4 (and above)? Do you want a BARGAIN price? We've teamed up with ARIA to offer you just that!

Review: ModeAudio Trailblaze, Loops and Samples for Trap Music

If you're looking for a tidy bundle of audio, MIDI and REX samples and loops for the Trap genre then ModeAudio have you covered. GW Childs puts their latest pack, Trailblaze, to the test.

Recording Guitar Using Real Amps

When there are so many stellar software plug-in amp emulations why would you want to record guitar using a real hardware amplifier? Rich Tozzoli rips up the rule book and explains. [with audio]

M-Audio and Toolroom Records Take Your Music to the Global Stage

Leading music production equipment manufacturer, M-Audio, and dance music label, Toolroom Records, announce an international competition for Trigger Finger Pro users.

Review: Akai Pro MPK249

Lights? Check. MIDI? Check? MPC pads? Check. Studio and live performance Ableton Live controller you won't be able to keep your hands off? GW Childs finds out in our in-depth review.

Accelerated Mixing Tricks In Ableton Live 9

Don't let mixing feel like a chore! Using some of Ableton Live 9's handy commands and features you can cut through the clinical aspects and make your tracks sound great in the process.

FL Studio Launches Protafield Remix Contest with BIG Prizes

Fancy a remix contest with some sweet prizes courtesy of Image Line (FL Studio)? It'll be a good use of time during the warm summer nights especially with the swag you can win.

Learn Pro Singing and Vocal Techniques with Tammy Scheffer

AskVideo have upped the game of music training online with their new superb course, Vocal Techniques 101: Singing with Tammy Scheffer. If you want to improve your singing technique watch this now!

8 Essential Steps for Mastering in Pro Tools

Once your mix is finished you may decide to practice the dark art of mastering yourself. Interested? Then this tutorial by Matt Vanacoro will guide you safely through the process.

Eventide Releases UltraChannel: FREE Channel Strip Plug-In Until 8th July

If, like most of us, you're interested in high-quality mixing plug-ins - especially of the free variety - Eventide's UltraChannel is FREE until July 8, 2014. Grab it now before it jumps to $249!

Review: Wave Alchemy Digital Revolution Drum Machine for Kontakt

Wave Alchemy are well-known for their beautifully sampled and constructed Kontakt instruments. Digital Revolution, a vintage style drum machine, is no exception as G. W. Childs discovers.