FL Studio’s first ever dedicated controller is here from Akai

FL Studio often gets forgotten behind production and recording staples like Ableton and Logic, but Akai have come to their side with their new Fire controller. Akai’s new Professional Fire controller has been created in…

This $180 synth plugin is now yours for free

We all love a big, fat, and powerful synth to add to our library. Vember Audio’s quality Surge plugin is amazing, and it’s just received a 100% price cut. We have an absolute treat for…

4 free plugins that will transform your music

Plugins help you transform your music and sounds. Having a good collection of plugins on hand to enhance your music will take your production to the next level. Here are 4 of the best ones…

Who needs music theory when plugins make songs for you now

Plugins are getting more sophisticated all the time, but when do their abilities go beyond a tool and just start making music for you? A new MIDI plugin from developers Re-Compose could be music-maker’s best…

Create state-of-the-art dance music with Korg’s new ELECTRIBE app

Korg’s powerful new iOS app has just launched for creating deep and layered dance music with a host of incredible features and tools. It’s almost 20 years since Korg launched their revolutionary ELECTRIBE series. Their…

Nab Noiiz, a simple great filter fx plugin that’s free

Get your perfect filter effects with this excellent sounding, varied filter effect plugin that will take your mix to the next level at no cost. The Noiiz Filter is a free plugin with loads of…

Tracktion’s full, unlimited DAW T7 is now available free to all

Music makers can get excited about getting their hands on some excellent music creation software without pulling out your wallets as Tracktion’s T7 DAW goes FREE. Tracktion’s T7 DAW is only 2 years old, releasing…

Creative ways to make the most of your samples

Samples give new life to your mixes, you can transform samples into completely new sounds and use them like their own instrument. Here’s some inspiration for getting more out of your sampling. Each section has…

Berklee College of Music now accept a laptop with controller as instruments

You can create entire flowing compositions and amazingly detailed pieces with just a controller and computer, so it’s rightfully being recognised as an instrument. Electronic music making and production is becoming more advanced and prominent…

Shredding hard or plucking soul, this free guitar amp sim sounds sick

Do you need to spice up your guitar a bit and give it some texture that it’s missing by going straight through your jack into your sound-card and onto metaphorical paper? Check out this free…