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Review: Toontrack Superior Drummer 3

Superior Drummer 3 represents a massive upgrade, with artificial intelligence just one of its major new features. In this world-first review, Shane Berry takes you in-depth with Toontrack's latest.

SOUNDMIT 2017, Big Euro Synth Show, Adds Patronage Of Leading Italian Universities

The event, billed as the largest synth show in Italy, has something for everyone. Here are the details and what you can expect to see and hear at the November 2017 show.

Using Novation Circuit Mono Station As An Analog Drum Machine

If you have, or are close to acquiring a Circuit Mono Station analog paraphonic synthesizer, then here's a trick you'll want to know about.

Review: Sensel Morph, The Controller That Fits All Your Needs?

This advanced touch-sensitive control surface works at a far higher resolution than a regular MIDI controller, and is also suitable for artistic applications. What's not to like?

Isotonik Studios Releases Modulation M4L Pack & FREE Sampler For Ableton Live

Bringing the genius that is NOISS COKO into the Isotonik Studios collective only makes it stronger and more attractive as the new M4L Modulation pack and Sempler (free sampler) demonstrate.

Roland Announces DJ-505 & DJ-202 DJ Controllers With TR-808 & 909 Drum Kits

Following on from the success of the DJ-808 Serato DJ controller, Roland have introduced the DJ-505 and DJ-202, both with classic 808 and 909 drum machine sounds and pads. Here's what you need to know

Atmospheric Performance: Digitana & FSOL SX-1 With Alina Kalancea

Prepare to be immersed in this 8 minute live video performance by Alina Kalancea featuring the Digitana SX-1. Expect evolving and strangely relaxing sonic atmospherics with some urgency.

Novation Circuit Mono Station Synth Now Available

It might feel like it's already been out since April... but the Novation Circuit Mono Station paraphonic analog synthesizer is now officially available worldwide!

Review: Sonuscore’s The Orchestra from Best Service

The latest offering from Best Service contains a wealth of multi-layered sampled orchestral instruments. Jay Asher put it to work creating some lush sounds for his productions.

Did DeadMau5 Just Reveal The Serum Hardware Synthesizer?

This multi-screen monster of a synth, apparently running Xfer records Serum, has rightly caused a stir across the internet. And it's all down to DeadMau5.

FREE Live MasterClass - Synth to Song: Creative EDM With Spaceprodigi

Join Spaceprodigi in this free, live MasterClass where she demonstrates how she goes from synth to song when producing music - and how she got into the Beatport top 100.

Using Apple Mainstage's AutoSampler To Create Virtual Instruments From Any Source

Take the tedium out of sampling any source - real or virtual - and creating your own instruments with AutoSampler in MainStage and Logic Pro. Matt Vanacoro shows you how.

Review: MODEL 1 Mixer

This fully analog 8-channel mixer designed by Richie Hawtin is intended to be a true DJ's performance instrument. Sara Simms took in on the road to find out if it fits the bill.

Zvuk9 Is An Expressive, Polyphonic Pad MIDI Controller For Synths & Software

Along comes another MIDI controller. But this one really is worth your time and attention. The Zvuk9, not yet launched, is an expressive, polyphonic controller with large pads and lots of potential.

75% Off iZotope Ozone 7 Elements Now

With a saving of 75% available to those who act quickly, iZotope Ozone 7 Elements for just £21.95. If you haven't tried this mastering plug-in out, now could be the ideal time.