Ernie Ball Music Man signature model has special significance
Famously played by Johnny Winter, Eric Clapton and more, the Firebird remains a stunning bird, and this top-tier Epiphone model offers it with a vintage-style build and Gibson USA pickups
Transpanner 2 updates the original version with an intuitive polar pad interface and a redesigned processing engine
The musician says that the number of tracks is “quite chill by my standards,” but probably not by anyone else’s
Ableton’s Accessibility Specialist Adi Dickens and blind musician Andre Louis speak to us about Live 12 and Note’s improved accessibility for the visually impaired
The UK dance heavyweights' hit single Baddadan has spent 15 consecutive weeks and counting in the UK Top 10
The rising UK post-punk outfit talk us through recording their hotly-tipped debut the 'punk way' and offer up three production tips
15 years after their early success, MGMT explain how they’ve got their mojo back on new album Loss of Life
If your mix just won’t gel, this technique could be just what you need to finalise your track’s core elements
The minor pentatonic is the essential foundation for learning to play solos – and we'll help you with your first steps here
Billie Eilish and FINNEAS have built some of the defining songs of the millennia. Here we break down their approach to vocal production, all thanks to Apple…
In the first of a new series exploring Computer Music's Plugin Suite, we prove that phase distortion synthesis doesn’t have to be perplexing, using the mighty BazilleCM
It's one of the most widely used effects for producers, synthesists and guitarists alike, but how does it work?
The mix bus provides the final stage to tweak your mix, and this month we look at how to EQ it effectively
Hardcore stamina! Here's our easy step-by-step tutorial for having it large with your DAW piano...
Let’s go beyond basic oscillators and simple modulation, to explore the more esoteric, adventurous sides of synth sound design
Looking for a high-end Windows-based laptop to handle all your music and video needs? We go PC
Waldorf’s latest desktop synthesizer shrinks the groundbreaking Iridium to its Core element. We push the button
Trained on thousands of hours of mastered music, and sporting a virtual effects rack stuffed with high-end processors, can Waves’ new AI mastering engineer give your tracks the pro-sounding finish you are looking for?
We discover Minimal Audio’s new reverb is at its best when pushed to the weirder ends of its capabilities
L-Acoustics looks to shape the future of mixing for total immersion. We test the latest version
It may be a tribute to the first wavetable synth, but 3rd Wave could well be a landmark in its own right
Cherry Audio’s latest software adaptation recreates a mythical beast, Korg’s PS-3300. We go hands-on with a legend reborn