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Squarp Pyramid, 64-Track Sequencer Back In Stock & New Firmware

We were super excited about the Squarp Pyramid hardware sequencer (with real-time MIDI effects) when we first discovered it. Good new is that pre-orders are done, and it’s now in stock for the summer!

Audio Gems: Free Google Chrome Extension For Audio & Music Production Addicts

While AskAudio do bring you the best news, reviews & tutorials, you may also check out stories on other sites too! (Shock) Audio Gems brings a selection of pro audio stories to a tab in your browser.

Korg Intros FREE Sound Librarian & Sound Packs for Minilogue Synth

Korg have introduced free to download program packs and the Sound Librarian that lets you import, load, save and manage program data on the Minilogue analog synth .

This Analog Synth Designed For House Sounds Needs Your Support

The Chicago Boutique is a RIFF & BASS analog synthesizer with a unique approach to the filter and oscillator design that should result in sounds that work perfectly ‘in the mix’. It’s on Kickstarter.

Pioneer Release DJ DDJ-RZX Flagship DJ Controller & Rekordbox Video Pack

Pioneer DJ have expanded their range of DJ controllers with the new DDJ-RZX 4-channel controller. It offers native control over the new rekordboxTM video Plus Pack for rekordbox dj and much more.

Distortion Mistakes To Avoid: Don’t Confuse Input Gain & Amp Gain

Confused about the different types of gain on guitar amp sim plugins and on the guitar itself? What's the best way to match input and amp gains? All this and more is revealed in this video tutorial.

XOXX Composer Mechanical MIDI Music Box Makes Sequencing Magical Again

We reported on the XOXX Composer earlier this year and were impressed by its potential for giving MIDI sequencers a new lease of life! This new video on the unique XOXX shows its magnets in action.

Logic Pro X 10.2.4 Update: Focus on Stability & Performance

Logic Pro X 10.2.4 has been released by Apple! Before you get excited looking for new plug-ins, this update seems primarily for stability and performance and bug fixes. Which is of course good too!

Listen To Full Aphex Twin Cheetah EP Here

I’m currently listening to the entire Aphex Twin Cheetah EP. And you can too. Live streaming for Cheetah exists. More info below.

Aston Launch Custom Rycote Shock Mount (Hint: It's Purple)

The Aston Microphones Custom Rycote shock mount makes use of Rycote’s patented vibration-resistant Lyre mount and makes it easy to quickly mount all Aston microphones. And it's purple!

Top DJ, Sven Väth, Caught Watching Football on iPhone While DJing at Awakenings Festival

We’re not here to judge him or any DJ… but watching football while DJing at a big festival? Surely that’s risky? Is it like working in an office while watching Netflix? You’d never do that, right?

BAE Audio G10 EQ Graphic EQ Delivers Analog Goodness When Recording & Mixing

This 10-Band Equalizer from BAE Audio features Balanced Input and Output and Hi/Low-Pass Filters they tell us is the ultimate hands-on sound shaping tool for tracking, mixing, or mastering.

Universal Audio UAD-2 Satellite USB DSP Accelerators Now Shipping

The good folks at UA tell us the rich analog sound of UAD Powered Plug-Ins are now widely available over USB 3 for Windows-based PCs. All non-Mac users can now wave their hands in the air!

This Apple Patent Could Deactivate Your iPhone Camera During Concerts

Have you ever taken a photo or video at a concert using your smart phone? This patent from Apple could enable them to disable your camera at certain venues and could change everything.

Steady State Fate & Erogenous Tones GateStorm Eurorack Gate Generator Module Now Available

Videos of SSF & Erogenous Tones' GateStorm eurorack synth module are in the works. In the meantime, here's all the info you need to know at a glance for what this advanced gate generator can do.