Sales statistics for August 2017 are now available

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Meet the instrument that “pushes the threshold of electronic music production”

Klip is a powerful instrument and drum machine that creators Sample Magic say will push the threshold of electronic music. Klip is a unique digital instrument and drum machine designed by sample and plugin creators Sample…

Japan still loves CD’s, but this is how they’re listening to music now

As music streaming takes the world by storm Japan have been sitting back chilling with their CDs, but the digital world of music is catching up. In recent years with the surge in popularity of…

You’ll never guess who might be making a new DAW, at last!

Some developments suggest that we may finally be seeing music production software from one of the worlds biggest makers of tech – Microsoft. Despite meagre attempts at joining the market, Microsoft have weirdly stayed out of…

Roland make the sexiest instrument in the world digital and it looks insane

Saxophones, undoubtedly the hottest instrument to ever exist, are getting a 21st century makeover from Roland with their new Aerophone. Today Roland announced the Aerophone AE-10, a digital wind instrument that revolutionises saxophone playing. With…

BandLab taking over “Twitch for DJs” Chew.tv

BandLab have just acquired Chew.tv, a live streaming platform focused around DJs performing and learning from each other. Chew.tv has been described as the “Twitch for DJs” and was struggling to keep going, until BandLab…

IK Multimedia unveil their incredible all-in-one music making controller

Finally, a solution to having hundreds of pieces of kit to record your music the iRig Keys puts recording and creation into one box. The iRig Keys I/O is the new controller from IK Multimedia…

The future of effects pedals is here, in one stomp box

The perfect amalgamation of digital technology’s scope and analog’s reliability and natural sounds is yet to be found – or is it? The Mod Duo is an ambitious effects pedal that offers “maximum flexibility” by…

Digital radio is super popular accounting for almost 50% of radio listening

As we see streaming take over music all around the world radio is going digital as well, confirms a new study. RAJAR have revealed their latest data, comparing Q2 2017 to Q2 2016 and showing…

The top 10 best, free DAWs updated for 2017

Following our incredibly popular list of the best free Digital Audio Workstation’s (DAWs) back in 2015 we’re here to bring you a new list of the greatest software for making and recording your music –…