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The "early-stage generative AI music generation and editing tool" Project Music GenAI Control promises to give producers and sound designers "pixel-level control for music"
This incredible leap day deal sees Fender play drop to the cheapest price we’ve ever seen - but it’s for today only
Petri Alanko built a score for Alan Wake 2 that harnessed an arsenal of plugins with DIY instruments and a huge array of hardware and software synths. We spoke to Petri about his idiosyncratic approach
Beyond her eccentric track titles and comical cover art, sound artist Anastasia Vtorova is on a mission to inspire. Danny Turner finds out more
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
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Let’s go beyond basic oscillators and simple modulation, to explore the more esoteric, adventurous sides of synth sound design
Veteran online guitar tuition site continues to grow bigger and better with every passing year
This new budget brand is taking on the big guns with high-end specs and flashy looks – but is it enough to be crowned the new king of the affordable guitar space?
Can this great-value guitar shine in an ultra-saturated marketplace? We get hands-on to find out
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