Whether you're writing an opera, composing a pop song or constructing an EDM anthem, it's important to have your muse on your side. G. W. Childs shares a quick trick to keep your creativity flowing.
Recording is easy, right? Just hit the button and BOOM, you're an engineer! But what is actually happening? Watch this course by Joe Albano and learn the science of recording!
Once you've completed your track, got it mixed and mastered and are ready to perform it, shooting a music video can help to promote it. Keith Crusher looks at the options on a budget.
What do you get when you cross one of the most innovative DAWs ever and the masters of multi-sampling? Take a listen to the instantly playable new pack, Mallets and check it out on Ableton.com.
Techno icons, Pan-Pot talk about how the concept of the DJ set is shifting, and how live remixing has become an essential part of their own unique style... a good watch for all DJs.
Interested in a synth plug-ins which not only sounds great, but allows you to draw your own waveforms? u-he's Zebra2 aims to please as Sara Simms discovers.
As well as being a multitrack recorder, Adobe's Audition is a very capable audio editor with some useful features to help you edit and manipulate audio loops. Gary Hiebner shows how!
Ever wondered what plug-ins and settings "The Baron of Techno" (Dave Clark) uses to construct his heavy beats and floor-filling electronic mixes? All is revealed in this new pack from Waves.
What do you get when a company best known for its high-end studio consoles and monitoring solutions makes a USB audio interface and monitoring box? Hollin Jones finds out.
Hollin Jones demonstrates how you can add that extra spit and shine to your finished mixes using Cubase's built-in tools.
Flux completes migration to v3 with the release of SPAT v3 adding support for AVID AAX and 64 bit systems.
Will Olympus' LS-12 field recorder appeal to the serious and price conscious musician and engineer? Hollin Jones finds out if this lightweight, well-built option excels in its sound quality too.
The Ableton Push just keeps on giving. Not only is it a perfect companion in the studio and live for drum programming and note entry, it can also satisfy your melodic step sequencing desires.
The new 1248, 8M and 16A audio interfaces from MOTU offer Thunderbolt, mixing and audio networking. Find out more below.
Looking for a large diaphragm condenser microphone to bring that classic valve sound into your productions? Want it to be affordable too? Could sE Microphones' X1 T be the perfect fit for your studio?