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UJAM Announces New Virtual Drummer Plug-in Series

Creating realistic sounding drum patterns and performances just got a whole lot easier thanks to UJam's new Virtual Drummer instrument plugin series. Lots of styles and patterns available.

Dialog Audio MP3244 V2 Takes Syncing & Modulating Analog, Modular Synths With Daw To Next Level

Imagine being able to sync and modulate your analog hardware synthesizers and modular systems effortlessly with your software-based DAW. Dialog Audio's MP3244 does just that and version 2 offers more.

64-bit Mix Processing In Cubase 9.5 For Superior Sound

The new 64-bit mix processing engine in Cubase 9.5 delivers more sonically accurate results than ever before. Matt Hepworth explains exactly how it works.

Elektron Analog Four MK2 Vs Teenage Engineering OP-1

These two multi-talented hardware instruments each have many fans in the music world, but how do they stack up against each other? Jade Wii pits them head to head.

Make Better Beats in Propellerhead Reason

Reason Drum Kits is an excellent set of meticulously sampled kits that can really bring an authentic feel to your Reason tracks. Here, Hollin Jones gives you a hands-on demo.

5 Keyboard Workstations that Rocked the 80s & 90s

Computers weren't always king - for many years, a hardware keyboard workstation was the dream item for players and producers. Here are 5 classics and a trip down memory lane.

Is It Time To Step Up From GarageBand To Logic Pro?

Moving from Apple's free GarageBand to Logic Pro involves learning new tools, tricks and techniques. This video with Booker Edwards explains what you need to know.

Gothic Instruments Release DRONAR Vintage Synth Module

The sixth instalment in the Dronar series brings retro futuristic vibes reminiscent of classic 80’s synths. Here's the lowdown.

Interview: Canadian Producer The Mole Digging Deep

Hailing from Canada but now based in Berlin, Colin de la Plante AKA The Mole is known for his eclectic blending of electronic and other styles. We caught up with him to ask what makes him tick.

Perfect Your Mic Technique For Voiceover Recordings

See how to position yourself and your mic to get the best results when recording voiceover. Then, explore how to edit the results for a great voice track.

Review: Steinberg Nuendo 8

Nuendo is Steinberg's flagship audio suite: more than a DAW, it's got feet planted firmly in the film and game audio worlds too. Matt Vanacoro wonders if he can live without it now...

RME Announces ADI-2 DAC

RME presents ADI-2 DAC, a 2-channel DA Converter for audio studio professionals and HiFi enthusiasts alike. Here's the spec you need to know while we await availability and pricing details.

Native Instruments Offers FREE Phaser Effect Plugin

Christmas has come early. Native Instruments are gifting everyone a free plugin that you've never used before. Phasis is a phaser that draws inspiration from classic phasers with extra features.

Apple Releases Minor Update for Logic Pro X 10.3.3

Apple have updated Logic Pro X, the top-selling DAW on the Mac App Store, to 10.3.3. There's no new instruments, plugins, loops... but Logic is now optimised to support up to 36-core Macs!

Is The New Apple iMac Pro The Best Mac For Musicians & Producers?

It's super powerful. It's sexy. It's expensive. Is the now available Apple iMac Pro the best available Mac computer for your music studio setup? The benchmark stats with Logic Pro X suggest it is!