Buyer's Guides

12 best products for live performance

Is it all about the gear? No. But… we love to talk about it, anyway. There are some practical items that are essential for live performance, and some that are just going to be a blast to interact and jam with, let’s look at some key pieces of kit and standout products.

12 best rotary mixers for DJs

A decent rotary mixer has historically been an integral part of a DJ’s setup and having that old-school, knob-based control of effects is something that is still prized by many. Here’s our pick of 12 of the best.

Six of the best subtractive synths

To accompany Part One of our extensive Sound Synthesis Masterclass on subtractive synthesis, here’s our pick of six of the best subtractive synths to help you put theory into practice.

Six of the best turntables money can buy

If you’re a professional DJ looking for some high-end decks, or if you’ve saved up a significant sum you want to invest in your new passion, then you should audition this selection of six of the finest turntables around today.

15 of the best software and virtual synths

It may seem like hardware synths are everywhere, but soft synths can still offer incredible value for money and sounds that you can't find in the hardware world. Here are 15 of the best out there in 2019.

10 best synths of Superbooth 2019

We’ve already given you a run-down of our top overall gear picks from Superbooth 2019. Now, we focus specifically on synths. Analogue, digital, hybrid,...

11 best products from Superbooth 2019

Superbooth 2019 was packed with new synths, drum machines and effects, ranging from the immediately accessible to the beautifully bizarre. We round up our...
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