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Strymon Magneto Eurorack Effects Module Now Shipping

Magneto is a eurorack multi-head tape delay that also functions as a looper, phrase sampler, vintage spring reverb unit, phase-aligned clock multiplier, chaotic oscillator, sub-oscillator and more!

Roland Releases Their First Official TR-808 Software PlugIn

After yesterday's big announcement of the new TR-8S which fuses the TR-808, 909, etc with a sample player and excellent performance controls, Roland has announced the official 808 audio plug-in!

Watch Polyend Seq Hardware Sequencer, Immediate, Intuitive & Grooving With SLG

Polyend have released a video of the Seq unit in action with electronic music producer Łukasz Seliga, also known as SLG at the controls.

Roland Announces TR-8S Rhythm Performer - Next Generation Drum Machine

The Roland TR-8S brings back the most classic of drum machines, TR-808, and combines it with new sound design features for the modern musician, producer and performer.

Bitwig Studio 2.3: Down and Dirty With Phase 4

Matt Vanacoro has been road testing Bitwig Studio's new synth, Phase 4, and likes what it has to offer. Read on to find out exactly what he made of it...

6 Logic Pro X 10.4 Workflows & Features You Might Not Know

The 10.4 update to Logic Pro X brought a whole raft of features, tweaks and upgrades. Here, Joe Albano shares six new tools and techniques that might have escaped your attention.

Best of 2017: Eurorack Synth Modules

Yes, we know it's 2018 already. But with so many great synth modules to choose from, picking 2017's best took a little longer than expected. So here's our favorites, with something for everyone...

Microrgan is a Vintage 50s Analog Synth Instrument For Kontakt

What do you get when you bring a rare 50's Italian analog synthesizer back to life in software form as a Kontakt Instrument? Soundiron's Microrgan with lots of sound design potential.

Roland Teases New AIRA Machine. What Is It?

You can have three guesses what Roland are about to release, but we still won't tell you if you're on the money until the official announcement on Monday 8am UK time / midnight PST. It's exciting!

Review: Krotos Audio Reformer Pro

Turning simple sounds into completely different effects suitable for use in foley for film and TV is Krotos Audio Reformer Pro's bread and butter. G.W Childs took it for a test drive.

Music Studio Ergonomics: Are You Sitting Comfortably? Good Keyboard Posture Explained

In this short video from his course covering all aspects of keyboard skills for producers, Matt Vanacoro shows you how to avoid the physical stresses of long term keyboard playing.

Say Hello To Ableton Session Controller

They've got a wooden, steam punk look, and give you control over Ableton Live like no other controller can. Welcome to the new wonderful workflow world of Ableton Session Controllers.

Review: Malekko Heavy Industry Varigate 4+

A standalone sequencer for your modular setup, the Malekko Heavy Industry Varigate 4+ packs plenty of punch without taking up lots of space. Find out what Jade Wii made of it...

The Beatles Chord Sequences: Understanding How They Wrote Songs

The Beatles pioneered the use of chord sequences that came to define popular music. In this short video, Matt Freiman reveals how they did it - and its simplicity may surprise you.

ELTA Music Announces Polivoks Mini Desktop Synth for $500

The original Polivoks was a duophonic, analog synthesizer made in the Soviet Union between 1982 and 1990. Now you get a mini desktop version for just $500.