Jono Buchanan

Review: Neumann BCM 705

In a landscape dominated by livestreaming, YouTube videos and podcasts, high-quality broadcast mics are a must for those looking to make their voices heard. This one happens to be one of our favourites.

Review: Tone2 Icarus 2

Spread your wings. This high-flying Icarus update has yielded one of the most quirky and enjoyable synths of recent memory. Just don’t get to close to the sun.

How to create perfect vocals

Vocals are fundamental to the success of any track. So it’s important that engineers understand how best to record them and embed them into a mix. We break down the technicalities, from mic placement and effects applications to DAW drudgery, to help you make your voice heard.

Vintage Rewind: Korg Wavestation

Having introduced wave sequencing to a mass audience in 1990, Korg’s Wavestation caused a splash in the music technology industry that’s still rippling today.

Review: Dreadbox Hypnosis

This portable time machine wears its nostalgia with pride and will leave you anything but sleep. Does Dreadbox’s latest have us under its spell?
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