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DSI Develops Powerful Prophet 12 Synth Module

Responding to demand since the release of the highly acclaimed Prophet 12 keyboard, Dave Smith Instruments have released the Prophet 12 module in rack-ready format. We can't wait to get one to review.

Turning Destructive Weapons into Creative Musical Instruments Using Ableton Live

Ever wonder how to (literally) turn a gun into a musical instrument? The "Disarm" project by Pedro Reyes does that and more using Ableton Live. Watch the excellent video by Creators Project below.

Livid Instruments Introduces BASE Software Integration Info

You may think of Livid's BASE as primarily an Ableton Live 9 controller/instrument. However, Reason, Bitwig, FL Studio, Traktor, Logic and VDMX are just some of the supported platforms.

Cakewalk® Announces SONAR X3 now available on Steam

Who'd have imagines the Steam store as the place to buy your next DAW? Cakewalk, that's who! SONAR X3 has become the first major professional digital audio workstation to arrive on Steam.

WaveDNA Updates Liquid Rhythm to Version 1.3

We've barely had time for the haze of New Year to pass and WaveDNA have released version 1.3 of their beat/rhythmic generation software, Liquid Rhythm. Check out the new features below.

Apogee Announces Symphony Thunderbolt Compatibility with New Mac Pro

And the good news keep flooding in our inbox! Apogee's multi-channel Thunderbolt recording solution, Symphony I/O & Symphony 64 is now compatible with the new Mac Pro beast and Logic Pro X.

macProVideo Releases New iOS App for Learning Software

The New Year is a perfect time to improve our skills, knowledge & creative output. And macProVideo.com, widely regarded as the best online training site, have released a major iOS app update!

Heavyocity Sneak Peak: DM-307 Modern Groove Designer

Having already received critical acclaim for Damage, Evolve & AEON... what's next from the good people at Heavyocity? Watch this video to get a taste for their next big thing.

Merry Christmas from AskAudio Mag + Free Gifts

As a token of our appreciation for your support we're offering 5 gifts for music makers this Christmas! Whether you're a Logic, NI (or any app) user, there's something here for you. Merry Xmas!

PreSonus Ships Compact Eris E4.5 Studio Monitors

Fresh from our recent review of the Eris E8s monitor speakers, PreSonus have announced they've begun shipping their ultra-compact Eris E4.5 studio speakers. Find out more in their own words...

Novation Bass Station II Performance Video ft. thesecondwall

Showing you what can be done with a Novation Bass Station II, thesecondwall performs TenEleven (a free track available on SoundCloud). Check out the video to see what a Bass Station II is capable of.

Major Update to Logic Pro X 10.0.5

Wow! Apple have been busy updating the latest version of Logic Pro X 10.0.5 with tons of tasty new improvements and enhancements across the board. This could easily be 10.1!!

Native Instruments Introduces HALCYON SKY Expansion for MASCHINE 2.0

Winter is the perfect time for downtempo rhythms and atmospheric, ambient electronica. We're guessing that's why Native Instruments have released their Halcyon Sky Maschine Expansion pack now.

Save on iZotope Software with their Holiday Bundles

If Santa makes music using software, I'm sure he'd stop mid-flight and look twice at the tasty bundles on offer from iZotope! And there's lots of bundles to choose from...

Arturia Announces Amazing 50% Discount on V Collection 3.0

Do you fancy grabbing 10 multi-award winning Arturia software instruments at a 50% discount? The you've come to the right place!