29 May ·
The Yamaha DX7 went on sale for the first time on May 29th, 1983. To mark this significant anniversary, we take a look at how it came to be.
13 May ·
We discuss Moby's transition from Club DJ to Pop artist and check out some of the inspiring production gear he used over the years.
01 May ·
Finding the best digital piano for your budget and needs doesn't have to be complicated! Read our buyer's guide to find out what you should look for.
30 Apr ·
Always independent and always unique; we take a look at The History of Korg Synthesisers. The rebel company that did things their way...
26 Apr ·
We discuss the magic of 1980s reverb, why it's still in use today, and the different ways to bring classic reverb sounds to your setup.
15 Apr ·
Massive Attack remains one of the most unique collectives to come out of the 1990s. We check out some of the band's key gear choices.
14 Apr ·
We check out some of the best workstation keyboards under $2500 for music production and arrangement, as well as for live performance.
09 Apr ·
In this series, we look at the Big Three Japanese manufacturers that have changed music. First up: the history of Yamaha synthesizers.
08 Apr ·
Cabaret Voltaire evolved from obscurity to becoming one of their generation's most influential electronic music acts. We find out how!
06 Apr ·
The Yamaha DM3 is shaking things up in the mid-priced mixer market. Compact dimensions, 22 channels, Dante connectivity and an affordable price tag...
22 Mar ·
The Roland Juno has dominated music for over four decades! We take a look at some of the best synth plugins that capture its classic sound.
15 Mar ·
Pulling in elements from the Yamaha YC Stage Keyboard and CP Stage Piano, the CK Series CK61 and CK88 make for superbly portable all-rounders.
24 Feb ·
Front 242: The cult electronic band famous for pioneering the EBM Genre and their role in defining the sound of Industrial music.
21 Feb ·
We check out some of the top picks of studio monitor deals available from Thomann. These deals won't be around forever - so act fast!
17 Feb ·
Steinberg has now introduced the Absolute 6 bundle and Halion 7 sampler workstation with significant new features for music production.
11 Feb ·
We find out about some of the instruments that shaped the early sound of Aphex Twin, one of the most respected names in electronic music.
27 Jan ·
The Yamaha AG08 is a complete real-time audio streaming solution for dealing with speech, gaming, ASMR, and offline content creation.
23 Jan ·
Which acoustic guitar should you buy? Read our in-depth buyer's guide to find out everything you need to know about acoustic and classical guitars!
19 Jan ·
Yamaha STAGEPAS 200 is the company's most portable, self-contained PA system to date. This pint-size powerhouse promises to bring the noise anywhere!
07 Jan ·
His raw and immersive production style continues to influence modern music culture today. We find out how to sound like Timbaland.
01 Jan ·
Japan’s domestic vintage synthesizer market is surprisingly cheap. We tell you the best tips and tricks for buying synthesizers from Japan.
31 Dec 2022 ·
One person’s Bad Gear is another's treasure. We welcome guest writer Florian Pilz with his pick of 5 great songs made with Bad Gear.
30 Dec 2022 ·
As content creation continues to expand, there have been some exciting releases this year. We check out the best podcast gear in 2022!
12 Dec 2022 ·
The Best Modelling Amplifier list contains our five favourite guitar amps featuring great tones. With amps for home, live and in the studio