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Buy Reason, Get Over $250 of Rack Extension Plug-Ins Free

Propellerhead Software today announced that you can get their four best-selling instruments and effects (worth $250) free when you purchase Reason until March 16th 2015.

SoundScaper, Circuit Bending App on iPad Exists as Hardware Prototype

SoundScaper is an experimental iPad app sound lab for creating unusual soundscapes, atmospheric textures, drones and noises based on circuit bending ideas. But did you know the prototype is hardware?

Watch These Music Robots Play Miles Davis-Inspired Jazz

If you’ve ever wondered what robots playing (and dancing to) a Mile Davis-Inspired composition would look and sound like, then you’re in for a treat.

Daft Punk Sample Player on Your Keyboard

The best phrases from Daft Punk's seminal hit, "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger" is now available for you to play using your computer's keyboard. It's too much fun.

Arturia Announces SparkLE Anniversary Discount

Whether you're new to Arturia's SparkLE creative drum machine software and controller, or are an existing Arturia user, now is the time to get hold of their heralded drum machine hybrid (on sale).

Wavesfactory Abbey Road Style Tack Piano for Kontakt

The Tack is a recreation of the “Mrs Mills”, a tack piano from Abbey Road Studios with which The Beatles, Elliot Smith and many others recorded some of their tracks. Now available for Kontakt.

Pyramid Polyrythmic Hardware Sequencer Promises Exciting New Workflow

A dedicated hardware sequencer with real-time MIDI effects and polyrhythmic capabilities. Sounds good? Squarp's Pyramid promises all this and more.

UVI Announces Scratch Machine Individually with Enhanced Library for $39

UVI Scratch Machine, a highly-expressive scratch instrument previously exclusive to the Urban Suite bundle, is now available stand- alone with an enhanced library for $39 USD.

Softube Transient Shaper Released

It's a dual-band transient shaping tool from Softube. What else do you need to know? OK, there's a video below to show it off in action.

Innovator & Audio Engineer, Joseph Grado, Founder of Grado Labs, Passes Away

One of the most influential innovators in the area of high-fidelity headphones and cartridges for vinyl and founder of Grado Labs has passed away. His story and that of his company is fascinating.

WIN: Novation Launchpad S and Launch Control XL

Do you want to win a Novation Launchpad S and/or a Novation Launch Control XL? Of course you do! Good news: it's easy to enter... simply answer the question below.

Universal Audio Apollo Twin Thunderbolt Audio Interface Wins TEC Award at NAMM 2015

The Apollo Twin was awarded Outstanding Technical Achievement in Computer Audio Hardware at the recent NAMM 2015 TEC awards ceremony. This wasn't a big surprise for us really!

Moog Theremini Advanced Software Editor Now Available For MAC & PC

If you've got (or are thinking of getting) the Moog Theremini, then this will make you smile. The Moog Theremini Advanced Software Editor gives you access to new layers of its synthesis engine.

Deadmau5 is Building a Modular Fort in Basement

It doesn’t take much to get a modular synth fan excited… but this picture of Deadmau5's mega modular wall is going to cause some fainting and swooning no doubt. Sure looks like fun!

Electronic Pioneer Morton Subotnik to Feature in Synth Nights Series in New York

If you’re a fan of noise-based electronic music and love experimental live performance then you probably know of Morton Subotnik. If you haven’t been introduced to his pioneering work here's a treat.