Dave Gale

Why bass matters: The beginner’s guide to low end

Getting low frequencies right can make or break your mix – and your entire track. We dive straight into the deep end and go back to basics to explore the development and varying sounds of bass instruments. Time to get low, low, low.

Review: Korg Wavestate

Korg caught the crest of a huge wave when it announced the revival of a classic synth at NAMM. But can it ride it to success? We assess the state of play.

Review: UVI Vintage Vault 3

French firm UVI delivers another coup de grâce in the form of Vintage Vault 3, a software library loaded with top-tier recreations of classic hardware synthesizers.

Review: Zero-G Ethera Gold 2

Continuing their crusade for multi-use electronic instruments, alchemists Zero-G turn Ethera into Gold, in this major update to their existing series.

Review: Qu-Bit Bloom

Imagine a Eurorack sequencer where your programmed patterns develop and evolve – all on their own. Qu-Bit hopes you’ll agree that it’s a bloomin’ marvellous concept.

The Joy of Pads: Learn the history of the synth pad and how to build them effectively for your tracks

Evoking anything from mystery and suspense to euphoric joy and elation, the synth pad can be the perfect production device to fill that space in the mix and increase your track’s emotional intensity.
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Happy 40th Birthday TR-808! Roland celebrates by dropping tons of 808 content

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