Let's jump back to 1976. Yamaha's famous CS-80 8-voice polyphonic synthesiser was released and since then its sounds have been heard on many famous tracks and scores. And soon you can get a clone!
Sample Logic tells us Rhythmology is their most advanced Kontakt instrument yet, and that being two years in the making, is a game-changing loop and rhythm engine with an excellent loop library.
Musicians and producers: do you want to improve your recording, arranging, composing, mixing, mastering, sound design and DJing skills? Then you want to be aware of this enlightening deal.
NI Komplete Kontrol just got a free update for existing users with some significant new features and nifty bug fixes. Check out the video below showcasing the new features.
So you got one million plays of your music tracks in videos on YouTube. Sounds impressive doesn't it? But what that amounts to in actual revenue is shocking and depressing.
The iOS music maker market is growing and recording on your iPads or iPhones is no longer seen as different. To help solo musicians record in high quality Focusrite have introduced the iTrack One Pre.
Bitwig Studio 2 now features masses of innovative new features, and some you won't find in any other DAW. Here's an overview of what's hot and why many producers should take note.
Fission is the first range of mixing plug-ins from Eventide using their new patent-pending technology called Structural Effects. Fission allows the tonal and transient elements of a sound to be split!
Gadget fans will have to wait just a little longer to get their hands on Korg's latest app releases...
This clever, open-source tool, ReceiveMIDI, from Geert Bevin, makes it simple to monitor received MIDI messages from your command line on Mac, PC and Linux. But there's so much more this tool can do!
Spitfire Audio tells us their new London Contemporary Orchestra Strings includes unique articulations you won't find anywhere else for raw, emotional sounds with a diverse feel.
Today's musician and producer needs to know more than just music making software and techniques. Knowing how to edit video, create graphics, make web pages are useful skills who can learn easily too.
Imagine a computer that listens to the notes you play on your MIDI keyboard and plays musical responses in real time. Using Google's Magenta machine learning tech that's what AI Duet does.
All good things must come to an end... even the awesome Moog 500 series analog effects units. But don't despair... you've got one last chance to get one of these before you bid them a fond farewell.
You can use your Mac as the hub / interface of your MIDI synth setup without opening up your DAW. MIDIrouter is a free app that makes it simple to quickly set the MIDI In and Out ports.