Get a free Native Instruments plugin for Christmas

Treat yourself to some high quality reverb this holiday period with this great plugin that Native Instruments are giving away for free. Renowned makers of digital music goodies, Native Instruments, are getting into the gifting…

Etsy now owns instrument marketplace Reverb

The home of vintage and crafty items for sale are bolstering their range with musical instruments via Reverb. Reverb’s CEO announced earlier this week that their online marketplace for musicians has been bought by Etsy….

Mooer’s amazing Black Truck offers quality multi-fx in a size you can handle

Mooer Black Truck Multi-FX pedal gives you a huge range of effects in a rather neat little console. I recently got the chance to test out this amazing multi effects pedal and it just blew…

TC Helicon Voicelive 3 Review

The Voicelive 3 will change your live performances forever with brand new vocal harmony modes and rockin’ guitar effects. What is it? This amazing pedal is the latest in the leading series of products from…

Fender reveal their first range of effects stompboxes

Fender have revealed a new series of effects pedals featuring all your favourite staple effects with Fender’s 70 years of experience in them. Fender have unveiled 6 new stompboxes which they are calling their “official…

Add, switch and remove effects from Biyang’s incredible new guitar pedalboard

The LiveMaster is a new pedalboard that lets you pick and choose what effects you want on it and when with complete control. From Chinese effects company Biyang comes the LiveMaster, an awesome new way…

Take full control over your sound, right from Google Chrome

Take back the power over your sound without ever having to leave your webpage with this audio extension for Google Chrome. Audio Channel is a free Chrome extension that gives you loads more control over…

Music Marketplace ‘Reverb’ Raise $25 Million For Global Expansion

Reverb have raised $25 million to fund the global expansion of their online marketplace for musicians. Reverb, a website created by its Chief Executive David Kalt, is a platform through which users can buy and…

How to Liven up Beats Using a Groove Shadow

You create a groove shadow in mixing by adding reverb to a beat and then placing it behind your main beat rather than directly applying it to the main beat which can create a more…

Music Production – Effects

Once an instrument is recorded, it may sound a bit dry, but with the right effects, this will allow the track to come to life. There a number of effects that should be at least…