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Review: Sonicware ELZ_1

This portable, battery powered synth punches well above its weight when it comes to sonics and flexibility, as Matt Vanacoro found out.

Review: Rode Wireless Go And Lavalier Go

Rode's latest wireless mic system embraces USB-C, integrated omnidirectional pickup and flexible mounting among many other clever features. Hollin Jones put it to work.

Arturia MicroFreak Video Review

With a digital brain and analog filter as well as capacitive keyboard, Arturia's MicroFreak promises a new approach to synthesis and performance. Rishabh Rajan put it to the test.

Review: IK Multimedia MODO Drum

IK Multimedia's latest addition to its MODO family brings unprecedented levels of control over your acoustic drum sounds and patterns. Hollin Jones got behind the kit.

Review: Wave Alchemy BASSYNTH

Wave Alchemy's latest release is BASSYNTH, a powerful 12GB monster that aims to cover all your bass needs and more. Hollin Jones got down and dirty with it...

Review: Audioutlaw Boots N Kats 2, Powerful Drum Machine For Ableton Live & Push 2

Boots N Kats 2 brings an incredibly powerful drum machine to Live 10 and Push 2. Here's the low down on what this excellent valued Max for Live drum tool will do for your beat making process.

Review: Arturia 3 Delays You'll Actually Use

Arturia's latest bundle of effects they think you'll actually use is here and this time it's the turn of some classic delays. Rishabh Rajan put them to the test.

Review: Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6

The latest addition to NI's family of audio interfaces adds more I/O, MIDI, dual headphone outs and a generous software bundle. Hollin Jones put it through its paces.

Review: EastWest Hollywood Pop Brass

Recorded in a pristine space with pro players, this latest sampled instrument from EastWest aims to cover all your pop brass programming and arranging needs.

Review: Focusrite Scarlett 8i6

The third generation of Focusrite's Scarlett audio interfaces brings upgraded preamps, more flexible I/O and more features that make it hard to beat. Hollin Jones found out why.

Review: Roland DJ-707M

In this world-first exclusive review, Sara Simms puts the new Roland DJ-707M through its paces and discovers there's lots to love in this sleek, feature-packed 4-channel Serato DJ controller.

Review: Digital Performer 10

MOTU's Digital Performer 10 brings a slew of much-requested upgrades plus some brand new features that Matt Vanacoro has been waiting for. So how does it... perform?

Review: 8raw8 Analog Drum Machine

The 8raw8 is an expander that produces the same analog sound as a Roland TR-808 but without the step-sequencing capabilities Check out Rishabh Rajan's video review to see it in action.

Review: SubLab, Hard Hitting Sub Bass

With great sound, powerful low-end, an intuitive interface and a very attractive price, Noah Pred found much to like about Future Audio Workshop's SubLab.

Review: Make Noise QPAS Eurorack Synth Module

The Quad Peak Animation System music synthesizer module combines the auditory enveloping of stereo spaced peaks with the animation of two or more peaks. Scott Riesterer found it irresistible...