Sell Your Music: Choosing The Right Music Distribution Service For You

If you’re looking to release your music, it’s important to consider how music distribution services can benefit you…

Ten Of The Best: Desktop Audio Interfaces

Attack Magazine picks the best from the current crop of desktop audio interfaces, from the cheerful and cheap on up to pro studio-grade units.

How Come “Downloading for…” Is Even Still A Thing?

Yes DJs are very busy, and yes they get sent lots of promos – but that doesn’t excuse DJs leaving…

Grace Jones Exhibition Coming to the UK

A new exhibition featuring the legendary musician, Grace Jones, will be showing at Nottingham Contemporary from September.…

Advanced Parallel Buss Processing

Parallel processing is a handy mixing technique for adding interest and character without overwhelming the mix.

Linus Quick – ‘Room 2 Move’ (ROBPM Rmx)

We deconstruct the ROBPM remix of Linux Quick’s ‘Room 2 Breathe’.

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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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This T-shirt made in collaboration with London-based illustrator and graphic artist Sam Moore is the perfect accompaniment to our 303 badges and our book A Brief History of Acid House. A little bit silly and light-hearted, this T-shirt is a nod to a glorious genre and time. Long live acid house!


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Pedal Crush is a trip into the expansive, eclectic, and mesmerizing world of effects pedals. Bursting with color photos and illustrations, it systematically covers over 800 pedals – from vintage to cutting edge, from the essential to the exotic, from popular classics to boutique wizardry.

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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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The Blipblox is a fully functional synthesizer designed for kids and kids at heart! Its unique physical design is easy-to-use and safe for children as young as 3 years old. Its professional features and nearly endless ability to create new sounds make it fun and captivating for everyone!


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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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From Chicago to the world, Adonis was just 19 years old when he crafted this huge Trax label hit "No Way Back" in. In this poster, artist Rob Ricketts has designed the famous pattern to "No Way Back" so you can now get the claps, clav and cowbell just right!


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The pocket-sized EvermixBox4 plugs into the back of your mixer and into your iPhone / iPad / Android smartphone, where the Evermix App allows you to record the set in super high quality. After your set, share to Mixcloud + Soundcloud or save to cloud storage locations such as iCloud, Dropbox, Google Drive.


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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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5 Ways To Add Flanging To Techno Drums

We show you had to add flanging to techno drums.

How High is Your Roland IQ?

You have 15 mins to complete 14 practical tests for a chance to win £2,000 worth of Roland gear…

Three Arrested on Suspicion of Planning an Illegal Rave

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of planning an illegal rave in Staffordshire over the weekend.…

Sara Landry

Her ‘Sacrifice’ EP on Kraftek dropped a couple of months ago and she’s just put out a 5 track…

Michail Stangl, Boiler Room: The Business of Music

Boiler Room is one of dance music’s most recognisable brands. In this month’s Business Of Music feature, we…

Jazzy House

In this latest Beat Dissected, we’re going to program a house beat inspired by the likes of Project Pablo…

Police Claim Illegal Raves Bankrolled by Drug Dealers

Police say that DJs are being bankrolled by gangsters to organise “festival-sized” raves across the UK this summer.…

Roland Adds Four Classic Synths To Zenology

Roland has announced that it is bringing emulations of four of its classic synths to Zenology and other ZEN-Core Synthesis instruments.

Creative Tape Stop Effects

We show you how tape stop effects can bring movement and interest to your beats, pads, and breakdowns.

Arturia OB-Xa V

Arturia finally adds the Oberheim OB-Xa to its list of emulations.

The Cause Nightclub Announces Plans for a New Warehouse Unit to Aid Social Distancing Measures

Tottenham nightclub, The Cause, is adding a three-storey 5,000-square-foot room, named “The Theatre”.…

Trax Records Facing Lawsuit Brought by Artists Larry Heard and Robert Owens

Larry Heard and Robert Owens are suing the Chicago house label for $1 million ‘unpaid’ royalties.…

Bushwacka! “Tech house – the genre that ate itself.”

Following the release of his ‘Listen Up’ Vol 1 compilation, we chat with Matthew B, JustBe, Bushwacka!, the one and…

Respect: How Black Artists Changed The Way We Hear

We pay tribute to the Black Artists who changed the way we hear dance music.

Ken Liu

Ken Liu is a graphic designer – “the creative department for small companies like record labels that don’t have a…

Dreadbox’s Typhon Synthesizer To Pair Analogue Circuitry With Digital Effects

Dreadbox has announced the Typhon, a portable analogue synthesizer with digital effects from Sinevibes.

Waves StudioRack

Waves’ plugin chainer StudioRack is a boon for hardcore Waves users.

The Rights and Wrongs of Sampling

How to clear a sample? Do I need to clear a sample? What about one-shots? In this article we breakdown the most common sampling queries.

Block 9 Releases Documentary About Glastonbury’s First Gay Nightclub, NYC Downlow

Watch the story of Glastonbury’s legendary queer club in Meat Rack, a new short film released by Block 9…

Dance Music Documentaries

If you’ve got some time on your hands, there’s a wealth of good quality documentaries about dance music…

Ten Of The Best: Semi-Modular Hardware Synthesizers

We pick 10 of the best semi-modular hardware synths currently on the market.

Jimmy Asquith: “Just go out there and do it. Fail, fast. Do as much as you can”

In part five of our series – The Business of Music – in partnership with iMusician, Attack’s Oliver Payne talks…

Output’s Thermal Promises Interactive Distortion

Output, makers of granular processor Portal, are back with Thermal, which they’re billing as an “interactive” distortion plugin.

iZotope Stutter Edit 2 Redesigned With More Effects, New UI

Stutter Edit 2 from iZotope gets a redesign, with new effects, a new look, and an auto mode.

Processing Berghain Kicks With Multiband Distortion

We show you how to apply multiband distortion to Berghain-style kicks.

Joey Beltram – ‘Energy Flash’

We deconstruct the arrangement of Joey Beltram’s smouldering techno classic, ‘Energy Flash’.

Nightclubs to stay closed as lockdown measures lifted in UK

Boris Johnson has announced that from July 4th, hotels, pubs, libraries and hairdressers will be allowed to reopen in the…

Buy and Sell Plugin Licenses for Free with Knobcloud

A new website enables users to list their unused audio software licenses on the database and purchase plugins for discounted…

Kilohearts Phase Plant

Kilohearts Phase Plant combines wavetable synthesis with samples and virtual analogue.

MixCloud – The Business of Music

It takes a lot to make a company successful in the music industry. In part three of our series – The…

Classic Tracks – The Real Stories Behind 68 seminal Recordings

New in the Attack Store is “Classic Tracks – The Real Stories Behind 68 seminal Recordings” by New York Times best…

East London’s Rave Radio Pirates Documented

A social history project in East London has produced a map showing the exact location of the area’s pirate…

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