Our in-depth guide to the classic compressor revered by gearheads and beloved for its warmth, colour and transparent sound
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…
Always making the most of modern technology but never following an obvious path, this pioneering band remains hugely influential on both guitar-led and electronic music
"The Prophet-5 will remember 40 different preset sounds, each of which can be easily recalled and also modified. Impressive, eh?"
"Afterwards she told me that it was the hardest vocal she'd ever had to do in her life," said songwriter Terry Britten in a classic 1986 interview
Here's how to master one of music's most beloved effects boxes, used by dub producers and experimental electronic composers alike since the early ’70s
It may be a tribute to the first wavetable synth, but 3rd Wave could well be a landmark in its own right
Classic interview reveals how his recordings became what some believe is the true Sex Pistols debut album
And who knew that Gus was the first ever producer to use sampling, and did the ‘gnome vocal’ on Bowie’s Laughing Gnome? Us neither…
Hardware digital synths are back! Four decades after they became popular, renewed interest has led to new machines from both bespoke and bigger developers
A 1985 interview reveals how Phil played 'that' fill, and how the recording created the gated drum sound that defined the '80s and beyond
The latest news on Roland, Oberheim and Casio-a-like synths and drum machines from our favourite clone trooper
It has 80 new features and improvements and is, says Steinberg, "the most feature-rich version that we have ever released"
New company brings mic manufacturing back to its home city of Berlin and opens with "stunningly beautiful" models
Considering upgrading to one of Apple's newest M3 Macs? We've compared the latest M2 and M3 Macs for price, features and music production performance to see if it's worth it
It's certainly shaping up to be the greatest show in years for the hardware synth. Here are our top picks so far
The new Pioneer DJ brand is not hanging around with its new releases, and now has a new DJ speaker that can go anywhere
The Pioneer DJ parent company celebrates its new brand by throwing a party, and OMNIS-DUO is playing the tunes
Native Instruments’ guitar rack modelling standard is updated with newly modelled amps and effects. Is it seventh heaven?