The 5 Best Synths for Beginners at Any Price Range

Getting your first synth is always a big step. Sure free synth VSTs open…


Check out these wondrous Max for Live synths and other toys from Tilman Ehrhorn

Imagine entering an inspiring electronic music studio and getting free reign to…


Hard Truths: You’re Going to Make Mistakes

Managing a big session or a busy mix is tough. You have to keep a lot of…


Robert L. Smith: How Music and Technology Meet in Mixing

Sound of an era Think of any notable track from the past 50 years.…


Staff Picks: 7 LANDR Distribution Artists We Loved in September

Thousands of artists trust LANDR Distribution to get their tracks on streaming…


No, that isn’t a leak of Ableton Push 3 (details, celebrity comment)

Will there be a future version of Ableton Push following Push 2? Most probably.…


What is an 808? 7 Ways to Make Huge 808 Kicks

The 808 is one of the most iconic sounds in modern music. It’s incredible…


Music Intervals: How Notes Work Together

Music intervals are an essential part of every musician’s journey with…


In the age of polysynths, Arturia’s mighty morphin’ PolyBrute takes a maximalist approach

If you thought the mono/duo/paraphonic MatrixBrute was an audacious synth with…


How to Choose A Reference Track For A Better Mix

No mixing environment is perfect. Even if you have acoustic treatment, quality…