Put down your synths, barcodes are the new way to play techno

How far will technology take us? With MIDI 2.0 breathing brand new life into digital music instruments what is the future of electronic instruments? The supermarket checkout, apparently. Prepare to have your mind blown by…

Spotify’s at-home playlist trends

As people continue spending most of their days indoors, finding creative ways to stay entertained, at-home playlists are on the up. Spotify bring us some data regarding popular playlists, playlist key-words, popular songs and more….

Audiomodern Filterstep – free filter effect plugin

Producer Spot bring us another free virtual plugin instrument from Audiomodern. Audiomodern, best known for rhythmic effects such as Playbeat and Riffer, have released their resonant multi-mode filter effect and modulation sequencer Filterstep free of…

All of the creative ways to share your Spotify tracks

Being the largest music streaming platform in the world has its perks when it comes to cross-platform sharing. Spotify makes it super easy to share your music and the music you love with friends and…

Production and marketing advice for artists in quarantine

While the world is on pause, there’s no need to stop putting your music out there on to the digital market. In a time where human interaction is rare, stay more connected with your fans…

How to design an artist logo

It’s more important than ever to make sure your online presence looks as good as possible. A strong logo is a great way to ensure brand recognition across multiple mediums. We’ve previously mentioned the importance…

How to create interesting and engaging social media posts

Social media is your single most important promotional tool in 2020. However, managing your feed involves more than a “New Single Out Today” post every month. The advent of Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and…

This tiny paper organ can actually be played!

This person has made a working organ entirely out of paper, even the reeds! The mish mash of paper and cardboard even looks great! The only little bit of “cheating” is a small piece of…

The first music from Mars is out of this world… literally!

Andrew Huang is back at it with another awesome video that breaks new ground for music. This time he has left the atmosphere to create a new track using real sounds from Mars. If you…

Arturia MiniLab MKII – A quality MIDI controller at an affordable price (Review)

Whether you’re new to the MIDI controller world or a veteran, the MiniLab MK 2 by Arturia could certainly be a great asset to your set-up. Firstly, I need to mention how aesthetically pleasing this…