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Arturia Marks 15th Anniversary Summer Savings

In recognition of popular music software and hardware company, Arturia, turning 15 this year there's some treats in their store of you to grab. Get a 50% discount on 15 of their software instruments!

How to Design Drums in Logic Pro X's Ultrabeat with AskVideo

As a follow up to Steve H’s hit Logic course: Ultrabeat Unleashed, AskVideo have "unleashed" Logic expert Rishabh Rajan to focus on drum sound design to help you take your chops to the next level.

Focusrite Unveil Scarlett Solo Audio Interface

Today Focusrite announced the new Scarlett Solo which adds to the already highly popular Scarlett range, but is designed as a 2-in/2-out interface. As soon as we get hands-on, you can expect a review.

Denon DJ MC6000mk2 with Serato DJ, Immediate DVS Support

Just 90 days into acquisition by inMusic, renowned DJ company, Denon, provides more capability and value with Serato DJ now included with its MC6000mk2 controller.

Ableton Free Stuff Friday: Loops and Effects for Live from Three Pros

To celebrate the release of AskVideo's EAR series, Ableton featured loops & effects from 3 pro artists involved in their recent Free Stuff Friday. It may not be Friday, but you can still download 'em.

‘Slice’ Kickstarts Homemedia With Raspberry Pi Compute Module

A KICKSTARTER project launched today seeks to bring to market the first media player powered by the Raspberry Pi Compute Module. But this is more than a media player. Check this out now!

Watch ill Factor Control Ableton Using Novation Launch Control XL

ill Factor, best known for his work with Timbaland, Nelly Furtado and Kelly Rowland, shows his workflow using Novation Launch Control XL, Novation 25 SL MKII and Ableton Live in this cool video.

Elektron Releases Straight 808 Sound Pack for Analog Rytm

Not content with having created one of the hottest and most desired hardware drum machines ever, Elektron have released Straight 808 sound pack from Goldbaby for Rytm owners to enjoy.

Electronic Artists Reveal Producer Workflows and Tips at AskVideo

If you want to real-world music production tips, tricks and inspiration, AskVideo.com’s new EAR (Electronic Artists Revealed) series is going to be up your street. Check out these videos NOW!

Audio Damage Releases Basic, a Mono Synth for the People

Sometimes multiple controls, parameters, filters, modes, envelopes, (read: tons of features) can get in the way, so Audio Damage's $40 Basic synth aims to make synthesis simple again.

iZotope Announces RX 4 and RX 4 Advanced

In September iZotope are due to release the next version of their flagship audio repair and enhancement restoration suite which they describe as 'the next generation'. In short, we can't wait!

In Session Audio Releases Soundtrack Acoustic Guitar Vol 2

In Session Audio Releases Soundtrack Acoustic Guitar Vol 2: Nylon String Edition for Kontakt, Acid Wav, Apple Loop, REX, Stylus RMX & Wav formats. Check out the video and audio demos below.

Propellerhead Unveils Reason 8

And the BIG news this week is from Propellerhead! Reason 8 features a redesigned interface and streamlined workflow which they tell us makes it easy to create amazing music, faster than ever.

Tone2 AudioSoftware Releases Nemesis Expansion, NeoFM

With over 512 new waveforms and 3 new skins, the FM synthesis-focused NeoFM expansion pack for Nemesis is said to offer unique sounds you just can't get with other synths.

Twisted Tools Expands Ultraloop with 3 New Expansion Packs

What could be better than Twisted Tools' Ultraloop? How about three new expansion packs from cutting edge artists Arovane, Cooh and D'Arcangelo, each featuring 128 loops?