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Teaser: Is This Behringer PCB From A TB-303 Synth Clone?

Behringer certainly know how to get attention in the synth world. Their latest PCB teaser looks like it could be for their next important synth clone, the TB-303. What do you think it is?

Tascam Announces Update for DR-10 Series Portable Audio Recorders

The new firmware update for the micro-sized RD-10 series audio recorders from Tascam adds very useful new recording and monitoring features.

Slidenjoy Turns Any Laptop Into A 3 Screen Mobile Music Production Studio

From as little as €349 Euros you can add two additional screens to your laptop that slide out from behind its primary screen. Never run out of screen space ever again!

Elektron Releases Vintage Keys

Available for Elektron Analog Four MKI and MKII, and compatible with Analog Keys, the new Vintage Keys sound pack wants to dip your ears into the dreamy sci-fi fil soundtracks of your youth.

Soundmit Announces More Events And Exhibitors For International Sound Summit 2018

Ableton workshops, Schmidt synthesizers, Bastl Instruments and Kim Bjorn are among the exhibitors and events at this year's Soundmit. Here's the details.

Review: Apogee MIC Plus

Apogee's MIC Plus comes with an excellent pedigree. Equally at home connected to your computer or iOS device, Jay Asher put it through its paces.

Ableton Live 10 Basics: Recording Audio In Session View

Here's how to set up recording live audio, capture a take and edit the results in Live 10. Learn how this core Live skill works in just a few minutes.

Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein Break Down Stranger Things Music

The music of Stranger Things is so recognizable and helped it capture the imagination of young and old viewers. The composers of Stranger Things talk about how they scored the music for the hit show.

Musical Applications For iZotope RX

iZotope’s RX suite of audio repair modules is usually thought of as a post-production or mastering tool, but it has many music and mixing applications as well. Here are a few of them.

Synth Stories: Dani Karanyi Recreates 80s Sci-Fi Album Using OB6

Electronic producer and media composer Dani Karanyi is inspired by classic 80s sci-fi movie scores. So much so that he made a whole album with his OB-6 synth. He talks us through how he did it.

These Fun Playtronica MIDI Devices Turn Anything Into A Musical Instrument

At Sonar+D 2018 Factmag visited the booth of Playtronica, who demonstrated two quirky music devices, one that turns anything into a MIDI controller and one that turns human touch into sound.

Harmonic Mixing Tips For DJs & Musicians

Learning the secrets of harmonic mixing can be the key to unlocking even better DJ performances. Sara Simms explains the concept, and how to use it in practice.

Native Instruments Releases Effects Series – Crush Pack

Native Instruments have launched EFFECTS SERIES – CRUSH PACK, a follow-up to the critically acclaimed MOD PACK. Comprising three plugins there's a wide palette of tonal distortion sounds to play with.

In The Studio With Infected Mushroom: Ask Them Anything (About Music Production)

Join Infected Mushroom for a free live MasterClass as they show you how they work in the studio, in this exclusive online session that will reveal the secrets of their plugin workflows.

7 Mistakes To Avoid When Setting Up Your Audio Workstation Computer

Corrupted installs, orphaned plugins, renegade drivers, resource-hogging games - there are many things that could be slowing your system down. Here's how to streamline your work DAW.