Eventide Ultratap – unique delay effect

UltraTap is a unique multi-tap effect capable of rhythmic delays, glitchy reverbs, huge pad-like volume swells and extraordinary modulation. It’s the perfect tool for creating drum fills, vocal choruses, swelling guitar...

Beatmaker 3 – the most complete iOS music workstation

Intua - pioneers of iOS music apps released Beatmaker 3 - new version of their powerful DAW. Honestly, I never was a big fan of Beatmaker 2 - even though feature-wise it...

Using Serum Wavetables in Reaktor Blocks (FREE)

If you already have Reaktor Blocks you can start using Serum Wavetables (as well as other wav-files as a wavetables) in a Reaktor modular Blocks environment with a new free module...

SynthScaper – Soundscapes synthesizer

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Best Guitar Pedals For Synths and Keyboards

It is no secret that guitar effects pedals have completely changed the way we see music today. The impact this instrument made on music is rather obvious. However, these effects pedals...

Elektron introduces Octatrack MK II

Elektron has introduced its new version of renowned Octatrack sampler. As a happy owner of original Octatrack I have not seen many of the features that I would expect in a...

Best 5 FREE VST Compressors

Compressors are one of the most used audio processors you will ever use in your mix (the other one being EQ). Despite the fact that they are used almost religiously on...

Ripplemaker – 0-coast-like iOS synth

There are not so many truly modular synths for iOS yet. And while all the iPad-sound-designers are waiting for Reaktor, Softube Modular it is really nice to see a new app...

Novation introduces Groovebox – iOS music production studio

Novation (with its recently rebranded sub-brand Ampify) has released new iOS app (iPhone and iPad) - Groovebox. It is a sample based drum machine and two synths (bass synth and poly...

Maschine Ideas View Explored

In what seems to be preparation for their much anticipated Song Layer feature, Native Instruments recently released the Maschine 2.6.5 update. Although this is merely a point release, this update brings...