Akai’s ultra-slim next-gen MPC Studio is here

The new piece of kit features an assignable touch strip and 16 pressure and velocity sensitive pads with aftertouch.

What is music production?

There are no stupid questions when you start making music. So let’s address one of the simplest of all – what does music production mean?

Polyend Unveils Limited Edition Colourful Retro Beat Machines

Polyend has teamed up with a trio of electronic music artists to create a limited edition colourful retro tracker.

Instantly beef up your sounds with Aden’s new BIGGIFIER effect plugin

One knob, five ways to get a big, fat sound using BIGGIFIER from WA Production and Jonas Aden.

An introduction to loops for music producers

Understand the basics of using loops in your producing with our beginner’s guide.

6 ways to use compression in music production

Using a compressor will help fix mistakes in your mix. Learn more with our top 6 tips for using compression as a producer.

Music Production Terms – A Glossary

Don’t be put off by music production terminology – use this cheat sheet of technical terms for producers and musicians.

Is GarageBand good software for making music in 2021?

You don’t have to be a professional producer to make songs, and free DAW GarageBand might be perfect to get you started.

The cheapest new Mac for music production just got cheaper

Save $50 on Apple’s new Mac Mini with the M1 chip with 8-core CPU, 8-GPU, 16-core Neural Engine, 8GB memory and either 256GB or 512GB of SSD storage.