Ableton’s Learning Synths: export, record, and explore

Recently, Ableton launched Learning Synths – a free site that they have deisgned to teach the basics of synthesis. And now it’s had an upgrade.

RouteNote launch the Song Analysis tool – quickly find the BPM, key and mood of any song

All RouteNote users can now find the Danceability, Acousticness, Energy, key, time signature, BPM and more, of any Spotify track.

Sidechain compression guide for music producers: How to sidechain in the top DAWs

Get to know the basics of sidechain compression in music producing with our quick intro.

Learn, play and create chord progressions with this free online generator

Musician’s favourite online ear training site ToneGym have revamped their Chord Progression Generator, helping anyone learn and play.

All of the sounds, synths, samplers and effects you need for $9.99/month with KOMPLETE NOW

KOMPLETE NOW from Native Instruments is loaded with tools and constantly updated for an affordable monthly cost.

Drop Designer is a free sample player instrument patch for Kontakt

Drop Designer from Skybox Audio is packed with fun multi-fx presets and quick sound shaping features to make samples your own.

MIDI Tape Recorder is a free Mac, iPhone and iPad plugin that takes a different approach towards MIDI recording

Uwyn’s new MIDI Tape Recorder records and plays back performances with the same accuracy and precision as audio recordings.

This free Ableton Live piano and synth pack is perfect for EDM, pop, house, hip-hop and cinematic music

Abletunes FOUNDATION: KEYS is a 2GB collection of 25 multi-sampled piano/synth racks designed for contemporary music production.

VCV Rack 2 is the best free virtual Eurorack studio

After two years of development, VCV Rack release the major update to their virtual modular platform based on Eurorack synthesizers.

Bitwig Studio 4.1 update brings inspiring new Note FX to the DAW

Music software Bitwig Studio’s version 4.1 upgrades the DAW with new Note FX, presets and colour palettes.