Akai’s beatmaking MPC app is now on Android phones

Akai Professional have launched their powerful ‘iMPC’ app for iOS on Android so that even more people can make professional beats on the fly – however just Samsung Galaxy for now. Roughly 5 years ago…

An interview with ModeAudio’s Niall McCallum on the fantastic samples, loops and presets site for musicians

ModeAudio offers a massive collection of eclectic sample packs and sounds for producers and musicians, and we talked to co-founder Niall McCallum on running such a vast and brilliant music resource. What inspires you to…

Apple’s awesome new Logic Pro X and GarageBand features including Touch Bar control

Apple just added some major updates to their music software adding exciting new features and controls including awesome touchbar support. Both Logic Pro X and Garageband just got some sweet new features making music creation…

Native Instruments free Christmas instrument lets you play with vintage children’s toys

To help all the musicians in the world get into the Christmas spirit Native Instruments have released a free instrument with a festive 3D interface. Kinetic Treats is a new Christmassy virtual instrument from Native…

Steinberg launch Cubase 9 “Our most complete DAW ever. Period.”

Steinberg have just launched an update to their renowned DAW Cubase Pro and it’s alternate versions – Cubase Artist and Cubase Elements. Steinberg’s massively popular DAW music software, Cubase, has been updated to version 9…

Sonar Home Studio gives you a complete DAW at an affordable price

Cakewalk have just released a full audio workstation based on their great Sonar DAW for great music production at a price that doesn’t break the bank. Sonar Home Studio is a stripped back version of…

How to make a song using a Greyhound bus as an instrument

Making a song with one instrument sounds like a tough undertaking but what if your sole source of instrumentals was one, giant Greyhound bus? Prolific YouTuber and musician Andrew Huang set out to find out…

This awesome bundle of Cassette Drums plugins is 100% free

Bedroom Producers Blog are offering a bundle of free VST/AU drum plugins based on their great Cassette drum samples. Cassette Drums is a bundle of plugins filled with brilliant drum sounds all based on unprocessed recording samples…

Akai are making MIDI controllers wireless with their 2 new releases

Akai are helping you solve the constant struggle of being buried in wire coffins under your rig with their 2 new MIDI controllers which work wirelessly. Akai have once again proved their position as affordable…

Get a free HD orchestra instrument plugin for Kontakt

Sonuscore are giving away this brilliant instrument made up of quality HD vocal samples for free use with Native Instruments’ Kontakt. You love the warms and massive sound of a full symphonic orchestra, but normal…