Alesis VX49 Fully Integrated MIDI Controller Keyboard

Alesis’ new VX49 MIDI keyboard and controller promises a fully integrated workflow offering “advanced control of virtual instruments and DAWs.” With the VX49 keyboard Alesis aim to combine “the creative power of software instruments with the…

Free VST Hosts | Free VST Plugins

Best Free VST Host Applications Audio Editors Mastering Software VST Hosts Best Freeware VST Effects A selection of freeware effects in VST/AU plugin formats: Auto-Tune (Pitch Correction) Bitcrusher Chorus (coming soon) Compressor (Bus/Channel) Compressor (Multiband) Compressor…

Help Test Maize’s New Sampler

Feel like helping develop a new piece of sampling software? Maize are currently developing the Beta version of Maize Sampler 2, to go alongside their ‘Modular Studio Environment’ a VST and effect chaining/mixing shell. They’re…

Xhun Audio – LittleOne, Emulator for Little Phatty

If you didn’t win the Little Phatty in the competition we mentioned a while back, and you still haven’t saved up to buy one, then Xhun Audio has released a product they’re calling the LittleOne…

VST Drum Plugins

When it comes to sequencing drum tracks, there are a whole load of different plugins available, for free or otherwise. The first one we’re going to look at is a little home-grown number called MyDrumSet…