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Bitwig Studio

The latest DAW on the market promises to address some of the weaknesses of existing options, but can it succeed at the first attempt? There’s a huge amount to consider with…

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iZotope Nectar 2

Offering a total of 11 vocal processors…

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Love Is The Message

Nicky Siano's movie about The Gallery is a poignant documentary on one of the most important eras in dance music history. A couple of hours after I sat down to watch…

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Roland AIRA VT-3 Voice Transformer
Ableton Push

Waiting to get your hands on Ableton’s…

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Roland AIRA TB-3 Touch Bassline

Is it ever wise to reinvent a classic? Greg Scarth finds out if Roland’s new take on the 303 concept can update this iconic instrument for the 21st century. When…

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Roland AIRA TR-8 Rhythm Performer

The AIRA drum machine offers hints of 808 and 909. But as Greg Scarth discovers, it’s not quite the straightforward clone you might expect. Roland's long-awaited revival of the TR…

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KMI QuNeo & QuNexus

Keith McMillen Instruments' unique MIDI controllers conceal…

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ATC SCM25A Pro

Does the ultimate nearfield monitor exist? If…

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Elektron Analog Keys

Elektron's analogue module becomes a keyboard, but the price tag plants it firmly in flagship synth territory. Greg Scarth finds out if it can live up to the weight of…

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Beat Box: A Drum Machine Obsession

This beautifully produced coffee table book documents the author's life-long obsession with drum machines, but leaves Greg Scarth wanting more. Joe Mansfield is a hip-hop producer best known for ED…

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I Dream Of Wires

The extended cut of this engrossing modular…

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Wavesfactory TrackSpacer 2.0

Could the second generation of Wavesfactory's utility…

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Apple Logic Pro X
Sample Magic Magic AB

Sample Magic makes the leap from samples…

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