Tag archive for ‘Features’
By MusicTech.net On Friday, January 8th, 2016

The Best Gadgets for Mobile Music Making

There are hundreds of apps to help you make music, but what about the gadgets you need to help you get the best from them? Here are the finest keyboards, controllers, interfaces, mics and speakers…     Keith More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, January 7th, 2016

The Best Weird Music-Making Gadgets

Speakers that light up, guitars with touchscreens, and beat-making clip machines – it can only be the gear that defies categorisation. Here, we round up some of the coolest, best looking and sometimes strangest More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

20 Computer Performance Tips

If your trusty PC-based recording setup is struggling to process your tracks, don’t despair, as there are lots of ways to help with frustrating glitches, latency, frozen screens or even crashes without breaking More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

6 Mixing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

A good, thorough mixing session is essential to the success of your final track, but there are plenty of pitfalls to avoid. Rob Boffard rounds up six of the best, or should that be worst? Look, we get it. Mixing More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, January 4th, 2016

The Best Gadgets For Cool Control (Keyboards and More)

There was a time when MIDI controllers comprised just a few rotaries to control a couple of key features. Now, controllers are used for everything from grid composition to production, mixing and performance. Here More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, December 14th, 2015

The Best Gadgets For – Production Without a Computer

In a new series of gadget guides we round up some of the best technology out there – within a variety of categories – to help you liven up both your production setup and your sound. Firstly we take a look at More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Create Your Own Pro Studio – Part 2

In the first instalment of our Pro Studio build feature, Alex Holmes began his huge DIY studio construction project. In this final part he completes the job with a pro acoustic finish… Welcome back to my More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

6 Unusual Plugins To Spur Creativity

The world of VSTs offers a rich stream of plugins to to create inspirational sounds and help spark your creativity.Rob Boffard casts his eye over six of the very best… Every producer has their favourite plugins. More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, November 16th, 2015

Create Your Own Pro Studio – Part One

Alex Holmes (aka GotSome) puts his own money where his mouth is and takes us through a step-by-step guide to finding and treating a perfect studio space The first thing I’d like to say is that I’m no acoustic More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Freeware for Producers: The Ultimate Collection

On this page we compile our roundups of the best freeware available for music producers, recording musicians and DJ’s, complete with download links. The best synths, effects, DAWs and beats all for free. Divided More...