The best USB audio interfaces under $200 to record/produce music in 2020

You don’t need a studio to record your music anymore, it’s 2020! We’ve got you sorted for the top recording interfaces at the best value for money. The barriers to recording high quality channels of…

Roland have re-designed the Grand Piano for 2020

The Grand Piano has never looked more different with this prize-winning design come to fruition by Roland. Roland have premiered the GPX-F1 ‘Facet’ grand piano, a concept that has been years in the making. The…

Korg’s Wavestate brings the sound of 90s vector synths back to 2020

Korg have announced the exciting return of one of their shortest lived, yet most influential, synths in a bigger and badder build. Korg’s Wavestation made the unique sounds cemented in time by the X-Files theme…

Best Midi Keyboards for Under £80

When you are looking to buy a midi keyboard, there are lots of things to consider – size, number of keys, whether it makes it’s own sound or just a controller, etc. I’ve put together…

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…

These 3 stringed guitars are helping kids learn to play

There are many more ways to learn instruments these days than to just pick it up and practice for years and Loog are back with some unique guitars for aspiring guitar heroes. Loog guitars are…

Get a whole new library of virtual instruments free with LABS

Expand your library with an infinity of virtual instruments to breathe new life into your music and DAW. The LABS programme comes from British music tech company, Spitfire Audio. Specialists in sound sampling and virtual…

Yamaha Music Australia Headquarters – Incorporating Their Instruments in the Design

Yamaha Music Australia’s new headquarters in South Melbourne is a homage to their company’s culture, values and history. Here is a quick look throughout their office and how they have incorporated their instruments throughout the…

Get a free Ableton pack this Christmas

Here’s another gift to go in your stocking this Christmas and pad your digital instrument collection out with a collection of vintage synths for Ableton free to Live 10 users. Bring in the new year…

Bitwig Studio 2.5 beta is here and full of new features

Bitwig Studio’s music making software gets even better with a whole host of new features available in their 2.5 update now available in beta in time for the new year. Early last year Bitwig launched…