It’s hard to get that deep, crowded club feeling right now in isolation. So here from our friend Florian Meindl and Riemann Kollektion is a big boost – and a master class in techno craft. Honestly, I’ve said this to folks before, but I’ll say it again – it really says something to me about … Continue reading Exclusive: a gig and a half of finely-crafted Riemann techno sounds, free for 48 hours
OWC (Other World Computing) has long been among the top retailers and makers of hard drive and memory upgrades among music makers, filmmakers and others working in creative fields. Recently, the company has released the Envoy range of portable solid state hard drives, with three different models. The Envoy series Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Review: Envoy SSD Range by OWC
This pair of videos features the late Milton Babbitt (1916 – 2011) sharing a vintage take on electronic music. … Read More Milton Babbitt On Electronic Music (1966)
Your lyrics are the heart and soul of your music, they’re essential for creating a personal connection with your fans. That’s why making your lyrics accessible to fans is so important, especially on platforms where people listen most–like Spotify. But what’s the best way to get your lyrics up? In this article, we’ll show you … Continue reading How to Get Lyrics on Spotify and Connect With Your Fans
Last week we were treated to the availability of Logic Pro X as a 90-day trial in the wake of COVID-19. This week, its Ableton’s turn. Usually limited to 30 days, Ableton Live 10 Suite is now yours to try out for 90 days with all features unlocked for you to make music with, including … Continue reading Ableton Live 10 Suite is now free for 90 days
We’re spoilt for choice at the moment when it comes to free software, and Arturia has just made it even sweeter. iOS-based drum machine, iSpark, is free to download until 30 April, and Pigments 2 has an extended trial period running from 2 Apr 2020 to 3 July 2020. These offers come alongside Arturia’s video … Continue reading Arturia gives away two software instruments for a limited time in coronavirus lockdown
Extended trial period also includes the Final Cut Pro X video-editing package.
Ninja Tune have expanded their Ninja Jamm software into an affordable sample-based music production and live performance app for iPad.
From his machines’ novel ideas like neural network distortion to AV installation made from DNA, Giorgio Sancristoforo is a defiant, powerful musical voice – coming to us from deep in pandemic quarantine. David Abravanel reports for CDM. “At the end we will make it,” says Giorgio Sancristoforo. “Though I honestly don’t know what to expect … Continue reading Fantastic Voyages, a simulated Tascam Portastudio, and a voice from isolation
There’s a lot of uncertainty out there at the moment. Justin Colletti offers some strategies for making a living in audio and music when times are tough. He’s been through it before and survived and prospered! You can too. Thanks to Distrokid for sponsoring. Get 7% off your first year Read more… The post Livestream … Continue reading Livestream Q&A! — Successfully Doing Audio in a Downturn