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These Eye-Catching Desktop Synth Stands Demand Your Attention

Cremacaffé are the makers behind some of the most innovatively designed desktop stands for synths and music machines we've seen. They are made from plywood and feature rubber anti-slip feet.

Moog Releases Minitaur Analog Bass Synth 2.2 Update, New LFO Features

This new 2.2 firmware update has given the Moog Minitaur analog bass synth a shot in the arm with new LFO waveforms, sample and hold and now you can save up to 128 presets via the editor/librarian.

This Posing DJs Tumblr Site Is A Must-See

DJs are perhaps more guilty than most entertainers for taking cheesy posing promo shots. This website has catalogued some of the better ones.

Elektron Releases Digitakt 1.0.4, Faster, Better Chromatic Mode

Elektron have just released 1.0.4 firmware update for Digitakt users with some useful changes and bug fixes. Of note are speed and performance issues, extended chromatic mode, and more bug fixes.

6 Reaktor Instruments, Free Until Sunday 23 July

There's 6 seriously cool Reaktor goodies from Flintpope which are 100% Free for just a few days longer. Check out all 6 below and grab them while you can.

Native Instruments Releases Maschine 2.6.7 Update

It's not a big update fully of new features, but it'll be most welcomed by those who've come across the issue and wanted a fix. Maschine 2.6.7 solves this bug.

Apple Releases MainStage 3.3.1 Free Update

With a focus on stability and performance (read: bug fixes) Apple have released a free update for MainStage 3.3.1. Definitely worth checking out if you use Logic and perform live.

48 Hour Flash Sale: 50% Off Spectra DAC Ideal For Mobile Mixing & Mastering

This strictly time limited deal gives you 60% off an AskAudio Academy subscription and 50% off the Spectra DAC. Take advantage of it while you can before 21 July!

ROLI BLOCKS: Free Live MasterClass - A New Way To Make Music

Here's a great opportunity to see first hand the many things you can do with ROLI's powerful and unique music hardware. Enrol for free, watch and ask questions in realtime!

BandLab Introduces Analog Link Audio Interfaces

The BandLab Link Analog is an audio interface designed to complement the virtual, cloud-based music / DAW platform, BandLab, which has over 1.5 million users.

Apple Releases Logic X 10.3.2. Here's What's New

Sporting a new type of Apple Loop, editable Drummer Loops, and additive effects in Alchemy, Apple's free update: Logic Pro X 10.3.2 packs a punch and a number of smaller enhancements and fixes.

Watch Steve H Perform A 3D Surround Immersion Concert Using The Buchla Music Easel And Logic

In his latest immersive performance featuring the Buchla Music Easel and Logic Pro, Ask.Audio publisher and musician Steve H performs a tribute to his mother.

Live Performer Is A FREE Audio Plugin Host With Some Nifty MIDI Features

This new Audio Unit host for Mac musicians, Live Performer, is ideal if you don't need a full-blown DAW when playing live, but want some advanced MIDI features and audio processing.

This Trick Transforms Your Synth Sequencer From 32 To 512 Steps!

Imagine being able to increase the length of your synthesiser's step sequencer from 32 to 512 steps. Loopop has a nifty hack using the Arturia KeyStep which does so for the Moog Mother 32.

Heavyocity Announces Vocalise 2, Free If You Purchase Gravity!

The follow-up to the Gravity pack, Vocalise, version 2 is packed with 3 GB of vocal inspiration. And if you purchase Gravity before 25th July you get Vocalise 2 for free!