John Powell & Lars Schlichting – The Business of Music

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Roland Jupiter-Xm

Any return of a Jupiter-badged synth from Roland is likely to pique interest. But how about a ‘best of…

I Love Acid Label Makes Their Vinyl Only Releases Digitally Available

Respected vinyl-only label I Love Acid have just announced that they are making a number of their vinyl releases…

Alex Klein

New UK producer Alex Klein has just released his excellent five-track ‘First Relic’ EP, a collection of slow-burn…

Making a Wavetable Bassline in the Style of ANNA “Forever Ravers”

In this Synth Secrets, we’re going to make a bassline in the style of ANNA’s ‘Forever Ravers’, a…

Nachtbraker

House producer and DJ Nachtbraker dropped his excellent Fatoe Morgana EP in February, so we thought we’d get him…

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THE SECRETS OF DANCE MUSIC PRODUCTION – ATTACK MAGAZINE

Featuring 312 colour pages packed with technique, tips, illustrations and hands-on walkthroughs, The Secrets of Dance Music Production pulls together all you need to take a mix from concept to club-ready master, featuring a wealth of exclusive content from Attack’s award-winning team of writers.

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ROLAND TB-303 ENAMEL PIN BADGE

The iconic Roland TB-303, often shortened to the “303”, has an interesting history and now lives on as an enamel pin badge.

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MAKE YOUR MUSIC MAKE MONEY – INSTANT DOWNLOAD

In Make Your Music Make Money, a brand new 238 page PDF (with instant download) book from Attack Magazine, we show you how, armed with nothing more than a laptop, some talent and a decent work ethic, you can write and record your music, create an international profile and access a worldwide sales infrastructure to make money and build a fanbase from day one.

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INSIDE INFORMATION: MINIMOOG

The Minimoog was the world’s first portable (and affordable) synthesiser. Billed as ’The Moog for the road’, it revolutionised music, acquired a cult-like following (which it still enjoys to this day) and quickly became the most popular synth of its time.

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THE PRODUCER’S MANUAL – PAUL WHITE

Featuring 350+ full-colour pages packed with pro techniques, practical photos, detailed illustrations and hands-on walkthroughs, The Producer’s Manual brings together everything you need to take a mix, from initial recording to final master.

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PATCH AND TWEAK – KIM BJØRN AND CHRIS MEYER

With a foreword from Suzanne Ciani and interviews including Hans Zimmer, Richard Devine and Colleen Martin the book showcases what modular syntheses means to different people. Jump into the theory, history, different types of modules systematic sections on concepts, purpose and creative possibilities of specific modules and enjoy the unique journey of discovery.

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VINTAGE SYNTH TRUMPS 2 – PLAYING CARDS

'Settle synth arguments once and for all'! Containing 52 classic synths, 12 categories, and specially commissioned images. Vintage Synth Trumps 2 is the perfect way for synth-nerds to test their own knowledge and settle synth arguments once and for all with the synth-spotter's equivalent of a pissing contest.

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UNDERGROUND RESISTANCE – THE FINAL FRONTIER

Anti corporate, political, powerful and progressive the power house of Jeff Mills, Robert Hood and "Mad" Mike Banks need little introduction. In this poster, artist Rob Ricketts has designed the famous pattern to "The Final Frontier" so you can play it back in your DAW, Roland TR-909 or your Korg D888.

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DJ FACES: A JOURNEY THROUGH HOUSE MUSIC – JOS KOTTMANN

Twelve years in the making, over 100 portraits, 1000s of miles covered worldwide and one joint delicately rolled for Moodymann - DJ Faces is the definitive dance music family photo album.

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Gaetano Parisio

Synths, compressors, effects and a 909 signed by Jeff Mills. Gaetano Parisio (Drumcode, Planet Rhythm Records, Primate Recordings, Mosaic et…

UK Drill

We break down a UK drill beat, a genre that rapidly became one of the dominant sounds in the UK…

Alex Church

With the second part of his collaborative project with Phantasy Sound’s James Welsh dropping in mid-April, UK producer…

SoundCloud To Launch New Music Marketing And Distribution Platform

Soundcloud today launched a set of measures to aid artists during the Covid-19 crisis, including their new distribution platform…

Ten of the Best: Compressor Plugins 2020

We pick ten of our favourite compressor plugins, from affordable all-rounders through to top quality analogue hardware emulations.…

Grum

We asked DJ and producer Grum to answer our quick-fire questions.…

Tim Green

We got producer Tim Green to talk us through his latest EP, ‘Vacation To Life’, released on Lee Burridge’s…

Waves MultiMod Rack

The latest plugin from Waves’ journey into distortion is the MultiMod Rack, a multi-band distortion and effects unit that…

Vanity Press Records: Messages From The Underground

About the only things in common that the various releases of Vanity Press Records have is that they’re from…

DJs & Producers for WHO Relief Fund

To raise money for the World Health Organisation’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund, Attack Magazine is giving away…

Is Logic Pro X introducing Ableton Live style clip-launching?

Has Apple leaked how a new Logic Pro X might look with live triggering of loops and clips similar to…

Spotify Creates $10 Million Fund For Musicians & Songwriters Affected By Covid-19

The streaming company announced its new fundraising initiative today and launched a website for people to contribute.…

Burying the Mix in Burial Style Reverb

There are numerous approaches to reverb from echo chambers to mechanical devices through to analogue circuits and on, of course…

DEAS

Polish producer and DJ Deas has just dropped his ‘Index’ EP on Second State. We thought this might be a…

Musicians Call For Spotify to Increase Payments In Light Of Covid-19

The streaming giant is under pressure from musicians to increase artist compensation in light of the widespread loss of income…

Polyend Tracker Fuses Sampling, Granular Synthesis and Sequencing in New Groovebox

For anyone hoping that a new groovebox would appear with a software tracker-style interface, behold: Polyend Tracker. …

Lo-Fi House

In this latest Beat Dissected, we show you how to program a Lo-Fi house beat full of nostalgic warmth…

What Will DJing Look Like in Ten Years?

Around the turn of the year, it seemed everyone in dance music was looking back at the last ten years…

Bandcamp To Waive Their Revenue Share This Friday To Aid Musicians

Bandcamp have announced a 24-hour campaign to support musicians and artists in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.…

Moog and Korg Make Mobile Apps Free for Housebound Musicians

Moog and Korg have made their mobile apps free for housebound musicians for a limited time. …

Understanding Diva’s Different Oscillators, Filters and Envelopes

Diva is fairly complex in its modular architecture. In this tutorial we show you how to get the most out…

AFRORACK: Bringing Modular Thinking to Black and Brown Youth

After his father passed away, Chicago resident Aaron Guice turned his attention towards helping black and brown youths without the…

Malcolm

Rinse France resident DJ and Global Warming Records boss Malcolm introduces himself. …

Ableton Cancels Loop Over COVID-19 Virus Concerns

In the latest cancellation to affect the music industry, Ableton has announced that it is rescheduling its Loop summit for…

Local Dialect

Queen’s representatives, Local Dialect, like to characterize their Moog Voyager “as an old man smoking a pipe in a…

Roland TB-303: Not a Real Bass Guitar

In the latest instalment of Hardware Focus, we take a look at a cult classic: the Roland TB-303. A…

Native Instruments Rethinks Decision to End Legacy Product Support

Following on from an announcement earlier this week, Native Instruments reveal that they are rethinking their plan to end legacy…

Miami Winter Music Conference Cancelled Due To Covid-19 Concerns

Miami’s flagship dance music conference and festival joins the list of large scale events being postponed due to public…

Streaming Won’t Kill DJing, But It Might Just Create DJ Ghosts

Harold Heath makes the case that “streaming won’t kill the DJ star”.…

Skee Mask

In this latest Beat Dissected, we’re going to create a beat inspired by Skee Mask.…

Native Instruments to Discontinue a Range of Legacy Products

As of May 31st, several NI legacy products will no longer be available.…

Behringer Takes Aim at DAW Makers and Online Instrument Market Places

Behringer has announced plans to make a free DAW and VST plugins.…

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