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Hear NI Featured Artist Ikonika Sketch With Maschine

NI's Sketches are bite-sized tracks put together with their software and hardware, and performed by featured artists. Here's London-based Ikonika on how she works.

New Apple GarageBand iOS Update Lets You Control Effects & Synths With Your Face!

Getting hands-off with GarageBand for iOS is now easier than ever. iPhone X owners can use their faces to control effects and synths. No, really.

ROLI Releases Songmaker Kit

With the releases of Seaboard Block, Lightpad Block and Loop Block, ROLI now provide a Songmaker kit for all your musical needs - and it's available worldwide.

Here's How To Unlock The Power Of Omnisphere's Arpeggiator

See how to use Omnisphere's arpeggiator to add movement and life to sample and synth-based sounds in Spectrasonics' legendary virtual instrument.

Amadeus Code Uses AI To Generate Melody & Chord Ideas For Songwriters

So you need help with the latest musical melody you're working on? Free app, Amadeus Code, brings influential songs since the 17th Century to your iOS device with the help of Artificial intelligence.

Superbooth 2018 Full Program Announced

For those of the synth and/or modular leaning there's one event you need to attend this year to get your fill of workshops, hands-on with over 250 exhibitor's synths, concerts and more. Superbooth18!

EQ Shootout: Logic Pro 10.4 Vintage EQs VS UAD Emulations

The new Vintage EQ plug-ins that come with Logic Pro's 10.4 update may punch above their weight, but can they take on UAD's mighty DSP-powered emulations? Jay Asher finds out.

How To Avoid Bad Contracts: Advice For Musicians, Producers & Sound Designers

It can be a minefield out there when trying to negotiate the best deal for your work. Here's some invaluable advice from a producer who's seen all the tricks...

Tascam Upgrades DA-6400 Multitrack Digital Recorder

This free v2 firmware update for Tascam's DA-6400 brings two significant new features to the hardware multitrack digital recorder and some useful enhancements also.

Krotos Audio Dehumaniser Vocal Processor: Designing A Patch From Scratch

Dehumaniser from Krotos Audio is a powerful voice processor and synthesizer that's capable of amazing results. This short video shows you how to build a patch from scratch.

Elektron Releases Transfer 1.1 for Digitakt and Analog Rytm MKII

The Elektron Transfer app just got a huge shot in the arm with some significant new features for Digitakt and Analog RYTM 2 including faster sample transfers, bi-directional transfers and a new UI.

Review: Soniccouture Haunted Spaces

With 8GB of sounds and 400 presets, Soniccouture's Haunted Spaces is a sound design tool that could find a home in the studios of many producers. Lynda Arnold investigates...

Moog Releases $4.99 Minimoog Model D App

We weren't expecting this from Moog Music. An iPad/iPhone version of the iconic and infamous Minimoog Model D. It looks and sounds gorgeous and makes the classic synth even more accessible than ever.

Tempo Sync All Your Audio In Logic Pro X

Tempo analysis and matching took a major leap forward with the Logic Pro X 10.4 update. In this tutorial, Darren Burgos shows how it works and how it can save you masses of time when editing.

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.