Reviews

    Software Instruments

    Review: Cheeze Machine PRO

    A meaty sounding soft synth in an affordable package, what’s not to love?

    Hardware Instruments

    Review: Korg Volca Nubass

    Korg brings us the Volca Nubass, with extra growl, warmth and acid power by way of valves and an overdrive circuit. Is it to be, or not to be?
    Moog Matriach

    Review: Moog Matriarch

    Behringer VC340 Vocoder

    Review: Behringer VC340 Vocoder

    Plug-ins

    Pro Audio DSP DSM V3

    Review: Pro Audio DSP DSM V3

    We’ve seen more and more plug-ins over the last year that enable deeper dynamic control. On the surface, the DSM V3 from Pro Audio DSP appears to be a worthy overall tool for this purpose, so let’s take a closer look.
    BABY Audio Super VHS

    Review: Baby Audio Super VHS

    Baby Audio’s lo-fi multi-effects plug-in rolls six effects into one to add the magic sounds of the VHS era to your tracks.
    Cableguys ShaperBox 2

    Review: Cableguys ShaperBox 2

    Five effects in one, and plenty of flexible new tools for mangling audio. We unpack ShaperBox 2 to see what treats are inside.

    DAWs

    Controllers

    Studio & Recording Gear

    Loops

    Review: Luke Neptune and Dancing Divaz Nu Disco

    Luke Neptune & Dancing Divas Nu Disco
    Time to get disco fever in this retro-tinged, funky collection of loops and one-shots.

    Review: Mind Flux Zone Ableton Techno and House Presets

    Mind flux Ableton Techno and House Presets
    Scintillating synth sounds aplenty can be found here in the latest from Mind Flux.

    Education

    Vintage