The 5 best budget MIDI controller keyboards 2019

Laying your ideas out and creating tracks is simpler than ever with the help of DAW’s and thousands of plugins but without a digital instrument you can only get so far. We’ve got you covered…

The 5 best DAWs in 2019

Everyone has a favourite for different reasons. Whether you’re recording live instruments, producing tracks from scratch, mixing pieces together or editing the last bits of a track in a mixdown – these are the 5…

Music Copyrights: What different music licenses mean

Music licenses can be a complex matter and there are a lot of different types available that are worth understanding to ensure your music is protected correctly and that all artists earn their royalties fairly….

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…

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,…

Echo Town melt your face with blues like you’ve never heard it in this RouteNote Session

Have you ever heard a didgeridoo sound so heavy?! Well you have now courtesy of the incredible, hardcore Echo Town blending a perfect fusion of boot kicking blues rock and aboriginal vibes. Just wait until you hear…

Amazon Music gets exclusives from Al Green + others in new series

Amazon Music are getting into exclusives with a new series working with independent labels to create music just for Amazon. Exclusives on music streaming services are a contested issue. In 2016 and 2017 services, like…

How to copyright your music

Copyright provides protection of ownership over your music and ensures if it’s stolen that you have the rights to defend your property. It’s important to understand copyright and how you can protect yours. Copyright gives…