Future Music Issue 254 On Sale Now

It's issue 254 and our Apple Newsstand edition now comes COMPLETE with our video BUILT-IN. Get In The Studio With Joker right there in the app! PLUS inside there's a link to download all our samples, tutuorial files, audio examples and more! Want the mag digitally, instantly, globally? Digital FM really is everything in the magazine and DVD.

Got an iPad, iPhone or iPod? Go to Apple's Newsstand here. Got Android, or want to read on your Mac or PC desktop? Go to Zinio here. You can get issues from just £2.99!

Want to know more about our digital edition? Check out all the details here.

Need the physical mag? If you have any problem finding in a store you can buy the physical mag and DVD here and have it sent to you. Check out our list of international stockists here, or you can subscribe and take advantage of the latest amazing print subscription offer here.

So what's in this issue?

If you've been struggling as an artist, searching for lucky breaks and waiting for the man with the cash to come knocking then it might be time for a change of direction. Step up our Make Money From Your Music feature. We've pulled together a wealth of advice from industry high-fliers who've made it big behind the scenes doing what they love. With our help we're confident that you could do likewise.

One producer doing just fine without our intervention is Joker. We check out his studio on and watch him at work on video. And we similarly get up close with the hot right now MOTOR.

Similarly unmissable are some some great new gear in our review zone. Special mention to the sE Munro Egg monitors who blew our reviewer away and Korg's brand new pair of Kaoss-powered music makers.

Want a sneak peek of our Joker movie? Check out the trailer below. Remember: The full version is only available with this month's Future Music.

Daniel Griffiths

Daniel Griffiths is a veteran journalist who has worked on some of the biggest entertainment, tech and home brands in the world. He's interviewed countless big names, and covered countless new releases in the fields of music, videogames, movies, tech, gadgets, home improvement, self build, interiors and garden design. He’s the ex-Editor of Future Music and ex-Group Editor-in-Chief of Electronic Musician, Guitarist, Guitar World, Computer Music and more. He renovates property and writes for MusicRadar.com.