A simple guide to building your first drum kit

Drum Kits are expensive, we all know that, but in this post I’m going to go through the best ways to create your own drum kit as cheaply as possible. Drum Kits are broken down…

All 60+ of Cluster Sound’s Ableton packs on offer in one massive deal

Cluster Sounds are offering their entire catalogue featuring 59 gigabytes of amazing sounds made for Ableton Live for one great price. This is a great deal for all digital music creators with a package full…

Pow! The superhot WAXX will keep you warm this January

WAXX are the hottest drum & bass duo since Royal Blood and they know how to rock! Combining raucous fat riffs with sexy pop hooks Pixie and Bubz know how to melt some faces whilst…

Akai return to mobile with iMPC’s powerful, beatmaking sequel

Akai Professional have been making digital music creation quality at an affordable price for years and the follow up to their brilliant beat-making app takes that power on the road. There are innumerable music making…

The best sites for free samples and loops to download

Loops and samples are a producers best friend, providing endless opportunities to use and rework unique sounds, melodies and rhythms into a new surrounding. But quality samples are hard to find without denting your wallet,…

Mix it up with 275 free retro drum machine samples

SampleRadar are back with an awesome bundle filled with great sounding samples that will spice up your mix and it’s totally free to download. There’s a great new pack out on MusicRadar’s awesome sample site…

Roland announce 3 new secret products this Thursday

Roland have revealed that they will be announcing some exciting new products they’re working on this week, but what they are is a secret. Roland have created some of the most monumental instruments and devices…

Roland’s 808 reaches it’s natural conclusion and becomes a beer

Another year and another 808 Day passes celebrating the world’s most influential drum machine, and this years festivities saw the 808 relaunched in a brand new format. It’s been 38 years since Roland turned the…

Are you 13-15 and play the drums? Yamaha have an amazing competition for you

Yamaha have just started accepting entries to their 2018 #FUTUREBEAT competition to find the best young drummers and give them a once in a lifetime opportunity. Yamaha are on the search to find the next…

Internet gets first authentic TR-808 added to Roland Cloud collection

The Roland Cloud is home to over $4000 worth of amazing synths, drum machines, samples and now they’ve got the legendary TR-808 drum machine. Earlier this month Roland updated their online subscription service which gives…