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This Max For Live Device Controls Korg volca FM Synth From Inside Ableton Live

What could make the Korg volca FM better? How about a way to integrate it into your Ableton Live setup and control and automate it via a Max for Live device..? Well here it is!

Win: $9000+ Universal Audio Gear in Prizes, Enter Producer Personality Quiz

How does personality affect the music production process? Universal Audio & Ask.Audio wondered the same thing, and created this quiz to help you discover your personality type. Plus win $9000 in gear!

How A Vintage Toy Piano Was Transformed Into A Polyphonic Digital Synthesizer

First it was an acoustic wooden toy piano. Then it became a MIDI controller. Now it's become a polyphonic digital hardware synthesizer!! Here's the story behind Liam Lacey's amazing Vintage Toy Synth.

Nektar Introduce New Impact GX49 & GX61 USB MIDI Controller Keyboards

Nektar tell us their new Impact GX49 and GX61 are expressive instruments, tailored to composition & performance featuring the acclaimed Nektar DAW integration for computer music systems.

This Digital Guitar From Magic Instruments Makes Learning To Play Quick And Simple

So you want to play guitar well, but without spending years learning it? (I know... even writing that made me squirm). Magic Instruments' Digital Guitar gets you playing songs in a mere minutes.

Blocs Wave for iOS gets Ableton Link support, Now Jam in Sync Via Free Update

Designed to get you jamming across multiple platforms and devices, the (Novation) Blocs Wave for iOS music creation app now includes Ableton Link support. It's a free update for existing users.

MasteringBOX Releases 1st Mastering App for Android, It’s Free

An online audio mastering service? Before you turn away in disgust / delight read on... MasterBox presents the first ever mastering app for Android, and also provides EQ and loudness controls!

D16 Release FREE Self-Adaptive Limiter Plug-In, Frontier

D16 have shared some good news with all past and present users. Their new Limiter plugin, Frontier, is FREE and exclusively available to all D16 customers as an appreciation gift for supporting them.

Moog Announces Sub 37 Synth Software Editor

According to the good people over at Reverb, Moog have begun sending out emails to registered owners announcing their new free Sub 37 software editor. And it looks like it was worth the wait.

AutoTheory Pro Released: Easily Play Complex Chords & Melodies In Any DAW

Mosaic Beats tell us that AutoTheory PRO gives everyone the power to play any instrument, in any DAW. All you need is the desire to play and a MIDI or QWERTY keyboard.

Revealed: Polivoks Synth Clone from Alex Pleninger Details, Pricing & Videos

Thanks to the good folks at MatrixSynth (and Alex Pleninger) we’re a little wiser about the upcoming Polivoks hardware synth clone that’s been in the works for a while now.

How Softube Modular Works: In-Depth Preview of Virtual Eurorack Synth System

One of the most impressive pieces of news from Musikmesse 2016 was Softube’s Modular. An uber affordable and convenient way to emulate a modular synth system. Watch this in-depth video from Messe.

Ableton Announce Loop 2016 in Berlin

Ableton Loop 2016 is a summit for music makers, and if it's even half as good an event at the one last year it certainly shouldn't be missed. Plus watch a video of Robert Henke from Loop 2015.

FREE Drum Loops & One-Shots From Function Loops X The Audio Bar

The Londoners from The Audio Bar, well-known for their premium DAW templates, have partnered up with sample developer and supplier Function Loops to release a free sample pack. Oh, and it's FREE!

StrumPad is an Arduino MIDI Controller With 6 Touch Sensors for Musical Strumming Without Strings

StrumPad is an ingenious idea for a MIDI controller that does away with keys and replaces them with virtual strings / fretboard that can be strummed in a way you'd expect to play a guitar.