Slate Digital's new Virtual Mix Rack looks set to really shake up the mixing plug-ins industry and this is just the beginning. Rishabh Rajan explores VMR in immense depth with audio examples.
Cubase is a DAW power users dream machine. In this article, Hollin Jones shares six quick tips to help make you make the most out of the powerful VST plug-ins in Cubase.
Abuser is an extremely powerful hybrid analog virtual instrument for NI Kontakt from AudioModern. Check out the video demo to see it in action and get it for the introductory price until 27 December.
Don't get too excited yet. There's no official "Yes" from the FL Studio team for now. But, they've been working on it and explain the challenges and potential for FL Studio for Mac becoming a reality.
Imagine an audio effects plug-in which uses the modular synth paradigm as its base... Glichmachines are one step ahead with Quadrant. Toby Pitman checks out whether it's as cool to use as it sounds.
Now is a great time to buy a Maschine Studio or Maschine Mikro. Why? Aside from getting the hottest hardware rhythm and melodic controller around, NI will give you 7 Maschine expansions FREE!
Create a free account (or sign-in) to grab this incredible collection of Complextro Apple Loops by Darren Burgos. These green Apple Loops contain MIDI and instrument settings for Logic Pro users!
Ah, Cyber Monday. It's the icing on the Black Friday weekend sales cake! There's 12 deals for musicians and producers we've collected for you. Enjoy and spend your money wisely!
An Ambience effects plug-in? If this sounds a little too esoteric for you... think of Tone2's UltraSpace as a multitap delay, echo and other multi-useful mixing tools in one convenient plug-in.
If you've been considering a new mixing desk then you'll likely have come across the PreSonus StudioLive AI Series. Here's the good news: the AI series and Nimbit now support 96kHz via a free update.
Ever wondered just what kind of realistic sounds you can design in Logic Pro's Sculpture? Sure it can do the weird and wacky but here's how you can make an authentic electric guitar sound.
Fancy getting down with the coolest new DAW on the block, Bitwig Studio? Have you had your eye on a Nektar controller? If you buy Bitwig before 31st December you've got a chance to win a Panorama P4!
One of the favorite pastimes of many musicians and producers is to compare their DAWs features to another. Doing so you may find yours isn't so different for audio editing, for example, after all.
Mellotoon is the latest release in Toontrack's EZKeys range and brings you the sound of the original 1963 Mellotron in software format. Toby Pitman checks it out.
If you're into synths and the current trend of building your own musical devices, then the littlebits and Korg collaboration, Synth Kit, may be known to you. Now Korg are expanding its distribution.