Thursday, February 21, 2019


Software Instruments

UVI Drum Designer Review

With a smart new collection of drum sounds and huge potential for programming, UVI’s new package puts the design back in your drum machine. We tweak a snare or two…
Audiaire Zone

Audiaire Zone Review

Hardware Instruments

Waldorf Quantum Review

The poly synth is enjoying something of a renaissance, and trailblazer Waldorf is leading the way with some seriously inspiring technology. We interact with the synth that goes to another dimension…
Roland Rubix44

Roland Rubix44 Review

Korg Volca Mix

Korg Volca Mix Review


Universal Audio Lexicon 480L

Universal Audio Lexicon 480L Review

The Holy Grail of digital reverb – the Lexicon 480L – finally gets the Universal Audio treatment.
iZotope Nectar 3

iZotope Nectar 3 Review

iZotope’s update to Nectar adds AI learning and a raft of new features, but is it food from the gods, or a dish best served cold?
SoundSpot Ravage

SoundSpot Ravage Review

The most dynamic and flexible distortion you’re likely to get for such a low price. This is one dirty and dexterous plug-in.




Studio & Recording Gears


Beta Monkey Music Classic Backbeats II Review

Beta Monkey Music Classic Backbeats II
An excellent collection of grooving drum loops with subtle live details and plenty of variations to help with arrangement.

Loopmasters Late Night Blues Review

Loopmasters Late Night Blues
The style and production is fairly safe and clean, but there are plenty of useful loops and riffs here to help build a blues track.