A drum machine, synth, sequencer, controller, all in one with Zoom’s AR-48

It’s getting easier and easier to compact the things you need to make music into one piece of equipment. The Zoom ARQ AR-48 takes that to the next level. Your days of searching for tech…

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…

Become an Ableton master with thousands of lessons from Mr. Bill

Mr. Bill, producer extraordinaire, is here to show you how to create amazing songs on Ableton with just your mouse, keyboard and Ableton Live. You may know Mr. Bill from his extensive discography covering a…

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…

Synthology’s amazing synths for Ableton took a year to make

Undrgrnd Sounds have released 12 months worth of sound development in Synthology, an Ableton pack not to be missed. Synthology is the result of a years hard work in a collaboration between Undrgrnd Sounds and…

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 –…

The Top 10 Best DAWs for music production in 2017

Getting the right music production software is vital to your music. Whether you’re recording a live band through a mixer or creating an electronic piece completely from scratch, a good DAW is essential to making your music….

Ableton confirm the artists and experts speaking at Loop Summit 2017

Ableton’s Loop Summit for “producers, thinkers, educators and creative technologists” have announced speakers including Prince’s audio engineer. Loop is for music makers: artists, technologists, educators, and creative thinkers of all kinds. It is a gathering…

Cubase launch new essential groove pack for classic rock and roll

Rock and Roll Essentials is a new pack filled with the classic rock fills and grooves that defined a generation of music for Cubase. Heralding the earliest, most famous and respected drummers in rock ‘n’…

Get the sound of Adele’s ‘Hello’ with this grand piano plugin

Wave’s new grand piano plugin takes high quality samples for the Fazioli F228, the grand piano used in Adele’s chart-smashing hit ‘Hello’. Sampled from the Fazioli F228 grand piano housed at London’s Metropolis Studios –…