26 May · Better, more precision and a more "human" feel: With automatic chord recognition, note dynamics and sibilance editing, Melodyne 5 looks like an especially worthwhile upgrade.
24 May · An iconic tonewheel organ and not one, but two unusual reverbs: That's this week's collection of the best free plug-ins. Check out Schroeder, Hanon B70 and Lattice Reverb.
23 May · New sample packs! The sounds of the Yamaha PSR-78, a chill beats package, superb digital versions of traditional Chinese instruments, lo-fi instrumentals, and a BBC Symphony Orchestra. Phew!
22 May · Drum Replacer looks like a cutting-edge drum replacement and clean-up tool that stands up to industry standards like Slate Trigger and Drumagog.
22 May · A new version of the Captain Plugins brings more Captain Chord Progressions, Captain Beat beat-making, Captain Melody tune generation, Captain Deep basslines and Captain Play keyboard integration.
21 May · The new UJAM Finisher VOODOO multi-effects plug-in has an easy-to-use interface, and uses witchcraft to add a touch of black magic to your recorded guitar tone!
19 May · Here's an awesome freebie from Valhalla DSP: Valhalla Supermassive uses feedback delay networks to create super lush, otherworldly reverbs and other effects. And it's free!
19 May · Eventide has ported its Rotary Mod iOS app to macOS and Windows. The latest of the H9 series plug-ins simulates the classic Leslie rotary speaker cabinet with additional modulation.
19 May · Microsoft is planning to rescue live music by mixing it up on their Mixer live-streaming platform as "RE:Surface" and bringing in audience participation, monetisation and really wild times.
19 May · Acustica Audio updates Pink! The Pink4 plug-ins suite comprises six plug-ins which recreate every aspect from a line of desirable 60's era American pro audio gear.
18 May · FabFilter has announced Saturn 2, a hot update to its multi-band saturation plug-in with an updated GUI, new distortion and amp styles, modulation visualization, and more.
18 May · Nembrini Audio considers its new 8180 Monster Tube Guitar Amplifier a "landmark for heavy and rock guitar sounds", and it's currently available at a fantastic launch price!
17 May · This week's collection of free plug-ins features a rare Soviet drum synth, an FM synth and a plug-in that lets you scratch any audio file. Check out Elsita-V, Exakt Lite and Scratchknott!
16 May · Bernd Deckers has creatively turned a breathing mask into an unique instrument that looks like something straight out of an avant-garde performance!
14 May · Accentize has released PreTube, an AI-based tube preamp simulator and saturator plug-in. Is it intelligent enough to know what your tracks should sound like?
14 May · Is Behringer working on an MPC-style sampling groove box named Jam? On the same day as the AKAI MPC Live II announcement, the company has posted a render on Facebook that suggests so.