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Blue Microphones Announces Bottle Mic Locker

Blue Microphones tell us that the world’s most versatile tube mic system, Blue’s flagship Bottle microphone features in the Bottle Mic Locker , along with four of Blue’s interchangeable capsules.

FREE Sound Samples Recorded by Philharmonia Orchestra Players

If you want professionally recrorded sound samples suitable for any musical genre or sound design then you've come to the right place.

Is This The Future For Music Makers From Music Tech Fest 2016?

From a sequencer triggered by M&Ms to controlling music with our minds to another sequencer controlled by and projecting light, Music Tech Fest was packed with forward thinking tools for music makers.

Is Sugar Bytes New Poly Synth ‘Factory’ Your Ticket To Wilderness Of Sound?

Factory from Sugar Bytes is an exciting new poly synth plug-in with some interesting features, filter models, an awesome Mod Matrix, 4 sequencers, multi-effects, morph crossfader and so much more.

The Beginning Of The End For Composers? Google Magenta Just Wrote Its First Song

Oh AI, how we love thee and are afraid of thee in equal measure. Google’s Brain Team are using machine learning in the form of Magenta to create original music and art. Should musicians be concerned?

Exclusive 15% Discount on PlugIns & Instruments + NI Komplete 10 Offer

The good folks at Time+Space are offering AskAudio readers 15% off products from Spectrasonics, Rob Papen, iZotope, Big Fish Audio, Spitfire, and many, many more.

Isotonik PrEditor 1.3.3 Brings More Features to Ableton Hardware Controllers & Kontakt & Reaktor

Supporting a dizzying array of hardware controllers like Push 2, LaunchControl XL, Behringer BCR to Akai MIDIMix, Isotonik's PrEditor now supports multi mapped NI Kontakt & Reaktor instruments.

Follow The Bob Moog Journey In This Interactive Timeline

Bob Moog is arguably the most influential synth maker and musical instrument pioneers ever. And you can discover more about his life from 1934-2005 via this interactive timeline on the BMF website.

Erica Synths Unveil Black Wavetable VCO Eurorack Module

Erica Synths new Black Wavetable VCO module is one of the most compact wavetable VCOs around in eurorack format. It's also got a nice fat sound and over 16 banks of waves. This video demo shows more.

Forget Keyboard Covers, Pio One Wants To Be Most Versatile Keyboard / Controller Yet

When it comes to computer input devices, there’s two that have given us sore fingers and carpal tunnel longer than the rest: the mouse and the keyboard. So what will Pio One bring that'll excite us?

Sonar For Mac OS X Now in Alpha Plus LifeTime Platinum Updates

There's 3 major announcements Cakewalk have revealed for Sonar: It's coming to Mac OS X, lifetime upgrades and an expanded focus on performance and stability. Read more about all three below.

Native Instruments KOMPLETE 10 Discount Offer

If you've been waiting before shelling out for the awesome Komplete 10 or Komplete 10 Ultimate bundle of instruments and effects then now is a good time to open your wallet and save in the process.

Focusrite Unveil Next Generation Scarlett Audio Interfaces

The good folk at Focusrite have told us their number one selling USB audio interface range, Scarlett has now entered its second generation. The new Scarletts are better, faster, and easier to use.

Numark Introduces NV II Pro DJ Controller

Following on from the popular and successful original NV DJ controller Numark have announced NV II, which Numark tell us offers significant performance upgrades and new features.

Korg Are Giving Away A minilogue Synthesizer

The Korg minilogue is as hot now as it was when announced at NAMM 2016, and it seems to be sold most everywhere. But you can win one of these popular polyphonic analog synths courtesy of Korg here.