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.

The Beatles producer Giles Martin says the Apple Music spatial mix “doesn’t sound quite right to me”

Giles Martin talks about Apple Music’s spatial audio and the experience on The Beatles ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Loney Hearts Club Band’ album.

Google Magenta’s Lo-Fi Player is your customisable hip-hop beats producer

Lo-Fi Player is an AI web-based, pixelated, 2D virtual room, that’ll have you producing your own lo-fi beats in no time. Created by summer intern Vibert Thio as a project for Google’s Magenta. Magenta uses…

Diplo previews his new ambient album ‘MMXX’ on Calm

Sleep and meditation app Calm have released the first five tracks from EDM DJ and producer Diplo’s first ambient album MMXX. Calm continue to expand their exclusive musical content on the app, with five new…

INKA UPENDO’s blow-away performance – Part 1 now on RouteNote Sessions

INKA UPENDO blew our minds last year with her genre-spanning performance at the Fish Factory and now we’re proud to bring the highlights to you. Following on from the wonderful series showing off Flòralyn’s performance…

DJ Regard releases his own online game Regard Runner

Kosovo-based producer Regard with Ministry of Sound have released a new game to promote his latest track Secrets. After the success of his track Ride It which became viral on TikTok last year, Regard, currently…

Kygo releases 60-minute album mix exclusively on app Calm

Meditation and mindfulness app Calm, delve deeper into music content by signing a 60-minute mix from DJ and producer Kygo. Golden House Calm Mix is based off his new album Golden Hour, with a piano…

Alson spoke to us about Trap Nation picking up his music and being a producer in lockdown

Making music since childhood and honing his talents, Alson is now being picked up by some of the biggest electronic music channels on YouTube. Alson recently spoke to me about how life is going for…

YouTube add 12 new artists to its Foundry program

YouTube Music Foundry’s ever growing roster of artists now include 12 new fresh talents from around the world. Foundry’s artist development program support independent artists in their early stages. Providing them with marketing, promotional and…

Lockdown samples from Luke Vibert

Pump your library full of sick drum loops and samples from Luke Vibert in a new pack of Lockdown Breaks available for £10. Legendary IDM producer Luke Vibert has graced us with 92 incredible drum…