Month: August 2012

Native Instruments Maschine Mk2Native Instruments Maschine Mk2

Native Instruments takes the original maschine controller, sticks it in a boxing ring with the Traktor Kontrol F1 and watches as they pulverise each other into a multicoloured lovechild that is Maschine Mk2! Native Insturments

Novation MiniNova – New 37 Mini-key SynthesizerNovation MiniNova – New 37 Mini-key Synthesizer

The Novation MiniNova is a brand new compact, 37 Mini-Key synthesizer, built using the same engine as it’s flagship “Ultranova” model. Since the introduction of the Supernova synth, the first of the Nova range in

Ableton Live tutorialsAbleton Live tutorials

Whether completely new to Ableton Live or even a regular user, check our You Tube channel for a series of tutorial videos from Simon. Looking at getting the most out of Live’s built in plug-ins,

Pioneer XDJ Aero – Hands on Demo Video inc. Rekordbox Mobile AppPioneer XDJ Aero – Hands on Demo Video inc. Rekordbox Mobile App

The Pioneer XDJ Aero is an excellent new Wireless DJ controller and this week we’ve had a visit from thier chief demonstrator Rob Anderson, who took us through the many features including the use of

Compressors: What does what?Compressors: What does what?

  Compressors: What does What? Many people use compressors in their music, and can usually describe to you what the compressor is doing to their track, (If they can’t do that, it’s probably not the

Thoughts on the Focusrite VRM box…..Thoughts on the Focusrite VRM box…..

Focusrite VRM Box: What EXACTLY does it do? OK, the VRM Box from Focusrite has been available since Spring of 2011, and even earlier if you include its incorporation into the Sapphire Pro 24 DSP,

Pioneer Announce The XDJ AERO The First Wi-Fi Dj Control Surface.Pioneer Announce The XDJ AERO The First Wi-Fi Dj Control Surface.

News reaches us this morning that Pioneer have announced what appears to be the worlds DJ controller over Wi-Fi solution called the Pioneer XDJ-AERO. The Aero is the first dj control interface to work with

Native Instruments Komplete 8 + 3 Virtual Instruments OfferNative Instruments Komplete 8 + 3 Virtual Instruments Offer

Native Instruments are offering free downloads of the wobbletastic “Razor”, the heavenly “Session Strings” and Tim Exile’s frankly barking vocoder-esque creation “The Mouth”, worth almost £200. They are free to download for anyone who registers