FORTE tell us the new version (Forte 6) is easy-to-use, ideal for all ages, and allows users to create their first piece of music in as little as 10 minutes. Interested in notation, check it out.
The good folks at Tracktion Software tell us their latest addition to Tracktion 5 is a revolutionary in-app retail site called MarketPlace. Here you can download third-party effects and instruments.
If you've been even slightly curious what music production is like in the Bitwig camp, then from now until Jan 15th 2015 is the time to find out, thanks to a big sale on Bitwig Studio.
Looking for an authentic FM radio effect for your tunes? Musicrow's FM Radio ensemble for Reaktor might well fit the bill. Watch the video below to see it in action.
Do you want to learn how to play better music? Interested in learning more about music theory '" specifically harmony? Jordan Rudess from Dream Theater is on hand to help in these excellent videos.
Steinberg's new entry-level USB audio interface with microphone and line inputs, the UR12, has class compliant support, premium audio and build quality plus comes bundled with Cubase AI software.
Native Instruments have released the 4th in their FutureofDJing series of videos, this time featuring UK house and techno legend, Carl Cox. He talks about how he uses the Traktor Kontrol S8.
Elektron have released a new video series showing their popular drum machine, the Analog Rytm, in action in real-world scenarios. Pick up some useful tips and tricks here.
Cross Dj 2 for iPad and iPhone from MixVibes has been redesigned and features a new interface inspired by hardware mixers and a new waveform view, while still focusing on simple workflow.
The new groove pack for BFD3 from FXpansion promises big hits and intricate drum patterns. Heavy Rock Classics was produced by Jacques Mathias and are perfect for dropping into your tracks.
MOTU ships their new combined monitor and mixer, the Monitor 8, which is a 6-channel headphone amp and audio interface with DSP effects in one neat package.
One of the biggest and most well-known DJ turntable and mixer companies, Vestax, has officially gone bankrupt. The face of the DJ gear industry continues to change.
Calling all iPad musicians! We've teamed up with the good folks at Focusrite to offer you the chance to win an iTrack Dock Studio Pack (MSRP $399.99 USD). Simply answer the question below...
M-Audio tells us their new software collection propels the Trigger Finger Pro to new heights of creative power and visceral impact. Watch the video of the Trigger Finger Pro and find out more below.
Watch Rishabh Rajan's latest extraordinary mashup of Porter Robinson's Worlds using Ableton Push, Ableton Live, and the very cool and bizarre Korg Miku Stomp guitar pedal.