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Novation Launchpad for iPad Update with New Performance FX

Launchpad for iOS lets you easily make and remix beats and electronic music on your iPad, then record and share your performances online. In version 1.11 upgrade, you get a range of powerful fx too.

US Vinyl Factory Discovers 13 Abandoned Presses in Chicago Warehouse

Demand for vinyl is rising and vinyl pressing plants feel the pressure. Fortunately, Quality Record Pressings are now one of the biggest in the US thanks to a fortunate find of 13 abandoned presses.

Tascam TrackPack 2x2 Includes USB Interface, Mic, Headphones and two DAWs

Tascam have a new USB recording audio interface solution in a neat 2x2 package with a mic and headphones, Ableton Live Lite 9 and SONAR X3 LE, all for less than $200.

Is it a Guitar, Piano, Violin, or Drum? The Artiphon Instrument 1: All This and More

There's something to be said for a multi-instrument experience from one object. Using some clever tech, the Artiphon Instrument 1 promises to satisfy many instrument needs in one portable package.

Nuendo 7 Previewed at Game Developers Conference

Partnering with Audiokinetic at this year’s GDC, Steinberg revealed a first glimpse of the next iteration of Nuendo, with many new features, Audiokinetic Wwise integration and a focus on game audio.

Universal Audio Release UAD Software v8.0

Powerful new “Apollo Expanded” software provides mix and match operation between Thunderbolt-equipped Apollo audio interfaces, new UAD plug-ins, and a reimagined Console 2.0 interface and more...

How to Use the Yamaha Motif XF Synth Workstation (5 video series)

Matt Vanacoro, pro keyboard player, programmer and trainer, got hands on with the Yamaha Motif XF synth workstation and created this 5 video-series showing you how to use it for multi purposes.

Transforming a Hard Drive into a Turntable DJ MIDI Controller

Would you believe this gorgeous looking DJ turntable MIDI controller used to be a hard drive? Yes, a computer hard drive. Watch the video below to see how Shantea has given the HD a lease of new life.

Focusrite Heritage Contest: Win a Mix with the Awesome Damian Taylor

The Heritage sound competition celebrates 30 year of Focusrite and new purchasers of an ISA module or Red 1 500 could win a mix by world-famous engineer Damian Taylor (Bjork, The Killers, Arcade Fire)

DiGiGrid Presents IOX Recording Interface

DiGiGrid IOX audio interface offers more 12 high-quality mic/line inputs and 6 outputs. We're also talking 4 headphone outs and real-time tracking, mixing with Waves plugins via SoundGrid DSP server.

New ToneWorxx RAINER & GRIMM: TORONTO HOUSE Sample Pack

Prime Loops are back with another sample pack in their Toneworxx series. This time featuring Rainer & Grimm - famous for their remix of Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me'.

FREE Plug-In: GoodHertz Faraday Peak Limiter, AU and AAX (Mac-Only)

The Faraday Limiter GHZ-0007 is a Peak limiter w/ a big magnetic field, which though Mac-only, is free and now comes in Audio Units and Pro Tools AAX flavors.

Isotonik Studios Arcade Series - Asteroids & Free Utilification Pack

What new goodies Isotonik Studios been cooking up for Ableton Live and Push users? A new retro-video game inspired Max4Live Device for Push and a free Utilification Live Rack Pack!

Are You Risking Hearing Loss When Listening to Music on Headphones?

The World Health Organization has confirmed what we feared... a large proportion of us listen to music on headphones at damaging volume levels. Here's the results rounded up and safety advice too.

How to Hack Your Turntables to Create Beautiful Visual Art

There's not just one video here, but three, showing how a pair of turntables can be transformed to create beautiful geometric spirograph art. This brings a new meaning to the term, "turntablism".