Make a tune, win a studio

Cakewalk, Intel and are offering budding rock and urban musicians the chance to win a spiffing laptop studio set-up.

The competition is open until the 21st of November at, and while entries can be created with any music production software those who don´t have anything suitable to hand are invited to use the fully-functioning (for 30 days) Sonar trial.

The six winning acts will receive an Intel Core i7 Mobile processor-powered laptop, Cakewalk's V-Studio 100 portable recording solution, Cakewalk MA-15D studio monitors, and copies of Sonar 8.5 Producer and Rapture.

You can also register to judge the entrants, and two fans will get the laptop, copies of Cakewalk Music Creator 5 and Cakewalk pyro Audio Creator 1.5, a Cakewalk UA-25EX audio interface, and a pair of Cakewalk MA-7A micro studio monitors.