26 Jun · Kikzilla by Sinee Audiotools and ISM creates techno rumble bass lines from any kick drum track with just a few clicks. If you're into the harder varieties of techno, this plug-in may be worth a look!
Equipment news, leaks and tips
26 Jun · Still snooping around on warez sites for music software? Watch out for a nasty bit of malware written exclusively for people like you, hiding inside your download folder.
26 Jun · The Critter and Guitari Organelle is a remarkable little blue box with wooden buttons and an engine full of effects, synthesis and sampling. New version brings more power, a speaker, MIDI ports and mic
26 Jun · Learning Synths from Ableton is a browser based interactive sound generating tool that takes you through all of the synth basics - and it's brilliant.
26 Jun · Kush Audio released an emulation of an interesting hardware compressor with deep musical history. The unit saw notable use at the Abbey Road Studios on later Beatles and early Pink Floyd records.
25 Jun · The latest version of the PRS Private Stock Modern Eagle has some interesting switching options and amazing tone woods.
25 Jun · After months of waiting, it looks like Native Instruments Massive X is about to be released. Word is that the software synthesizer will come out on June 27, as NI has revealed on social media.
25 Jun · New Mexican Fender Vintera Series replaces the old Classic Player Series and brings new colour options, Modified versions and Tim Shaw pickups
25 Jun · Gibson is taking its anti-counterfeiting efforts to the next level, launching a web page for the public to report potential copyright infringements. But who is the target of this new initiative?
25 Jun · Viol Ruina is the 3rd distortion module from Noise Engineering and features an all-analogue 4-pole resonant filter with envelope following feedback, resonance modulating and mangled distortion - nice!
25 Jun · Is Apple planning a new 16" Macbook Pro for September? The rumour mill claims the new MBP will have a stunning 3072 x 1920 screen! Enough to fit on your DAW's mix console, then...
25 Jun · The new G2 pedal is based on the Green channel from Revv's Generator amps heads, and is designed to act like "touch-sensitive" amp channel covering the boost, crunch and mid-gain range.
24 Jun · A Limited Anniversary Mod by Robert Keeley: The Maxon OD808-40K comes with more gain, heights and a hefty price tag. Sought-after collector's object or rip-off? You decide.
24 Jun · Audiority has released PlexiTape, an emulation of the Echoplex EP-3 tape delay. The plug-in models every aspect of the original, adding some modern features like a stereo delay line, and tempo sync.
24 Jun · Need an experimental sound-shaping tool for your next project? Take a look at Instinct, a creative processor that bridges the gap between saturation and dynamics processing in interesting ways.
24 Jun · The limited edition Shergold Masquerader SM01-SD Ltd Ed Tango Fandango will certainly turn heads! But under the scorchingly bright finish is a sonically flexible hard tail guitar worth checking out.