Save big on Shure microphones’ Black Friday deals

Shure are hailed as one of the best in the microphone game at an accessible price and their quality microphones can’t be missed in these amazing deals on a variety of their mics. Shure MV88…

If a vinyl record was LSD, it would be this (video)

What’s your most prized record in your vinyl collection? Maybe it’s a coloured record, or perhaps it’s in a unique shape. But does it make you trip? This amazing record has an optical illusion that…

Making a music video on a budget

Since MTV broke in the 80’s music videos have become a massive part of artist’s careers. Being on a budget shouldn’t stop you making a great video. First off you want to think about the…

RouteNote’s new live sessions for independent artists featured in the paper

This week we were ecstatic to see our new RouteNote Sessions in the Parlour studio had made the paper with an interview with our wonderful coordinator Ed speaking on how we are providing new opportunities…

How to make my music findable on Shazam for free

Getting your music on Shazam is easy and will ensure that no matter where your tunes are being played people loving your music can find you and become lifelong fans. Shazam has helped millions of…

Start recording with 33% off Steinberg USB interface for instruments

Nab yourself Steinberg’s 2 channel USB interface this Cyber Monday for a great discount and start recording your instruments and microphones, the perfect introduction to your own home recording studio. With Steinberg’s line of USB…

Roland’s miniature 9 input mixer makes mixing on the go truly possible

Roland have just launched a mixer just for smartphones that offers diverse and quality mixing from a device that can slide into your pockets. The Roland GO:MIXER PRO could revolutionise the travelling musician or the…

Pirate Studios are taking the middle man out of recording

Pirate Studios want to make professional recording studios accessible at all times on your own terms and they have just gained $20 million in funding to help make it happen. When you’ve written your tracks,…

The world’s first ever underwater snorkelling guitar solo

Dragonforce guitarist Herman Li has just broken new ground by shredding a guitar solo all whilst snorkelling underwater. Li rigged his signature Ibanez EGEN up with a flotation device and dived in for a first…

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…