Blond:Ish: People, just do something

We spoke to Blond:Ish on accidental activism and hope in the age of hypocrisy.…

Roland MC-101

With the exception of the SE-02 synth, a collaboration with Studio Electronics, Roland has stubbornly doubled down on the…

NAMM 2020 Round-Up: Part One

We rounded up our favourite pieces of new gear from NAMM 2020.…

Villager

“If you are pursuing art professionally for any other reason besides a passion for the craft, you will be let…

NAMM 2020: The Iconic Arp 2600 Returns

Following Jean Michel Jarre’s leak last month, the expectation was high that Korg was to reissue the legendary semi…

Sulta Synths: Layered Melodic Leads

Synth Secrets is a series of programming tutorials in which we show how to make a range of classic and…

Empress Effects – ZOIA 

Empress Effects is a renowned effects pedal maker. But with ZOIA, Empress attempts to combine instrumental effects with modular hardware…

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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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TEENAGE ENGINEERING POCKET OPERATOR KIT

The wooden cover & buttons will make your playing more ergonomic and pleasant to the touch. You can secure the PO cover to your Pocket Operator just by pressing it gently against the device’s surface - no screws needed!

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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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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

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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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ROLAND TR-909 ENAMEL PIN BADGE

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The undisputed god of techno: The Roland TR-909 Honour it, cherish it and wear it on your jacket... Silver metal pin badge with four-colour enamel inlay.

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Dixon Avenue Basement Jams

“Often late at night, after listening to the same segment of a track for hours on end, we find ourselves…

2020 Manifesto

With all the recent talk of political manifestos, we got to thinking about what an ideal dance music scene might…

NAMM 2020: Korg Wavestate

With NAMM incoming next week companies are gearing up their new releases. One to get excited about is Korg’s…

News Round-Up: 20/12/19

Tis the season of giving with freebies arriving from Arturia, Native Instruments and a new FM synth “Rsonik”. Mr Oizo…

Pfirter

We put Pfirter to task on our quick-fire QnA.…

Charity and Sabotage: Dance Music Twitter 2019

From business techno to rudeboy techno. From Aphex Twin to Midland. And from Beatport Link to rewinds, Harold Heath sums…

Third Son

There’s more to life than music. In our Show & Tell series, artists talk us through some of their…

Mac VS PC: Letters To The Editor

We received plenty of response to our Facebook post on the perpetual debate of Mac vs PC for the purposes…

Ten of the Best Drum Machines Released Since 2010

To round-up the past decade, we recommend ten of the best hardware drum machines released since 2010.…

Cremacaffè Design

Cremacaffè Design is an Italian company that produces beautiful handmade cases and stands for a range of much-loved hardware…

News Round-Up: 14/12/19

Behringer teases their first Eurorack module and modular synth case. Blond:ish gets huge industry support for plastic initiative. Facebook…

iZotope Neutron 3: Think Globally and Act Locally

This AI mixing assistance technology has been around for a while now. What does iZotope’s Neutron offer in its…

Emperor Machine

Emperor Machine shows us the incredible studio he shares with studio partner Richard Hale featuring a Fairlight CMI, two llamas…

Organised Chaos: Distortion as a Mix Tool

For many of us, distortion conjures up sonic images of guitar heroes from Tony Iommie to Dimebag Darrell. But what…

Plus 8: +8138

With our series Track by Track we invite an artist to break down their release… Track by Track. With our…

When is a polyphonic synth not a polyphonic synth?

Here’s a question for you: when is a polyphonic synth not a polyphonic synth? Answer: when it’s a…

Luke Slater: Without passion, the best machines in the world won’t produce great music

For this month’s feature interview, we spoke with Luke Slater on why he doesn’t see technological advancements as…

Back To The Old School, Again (Pt 1)

Hardcore rave from the early 90s is often derided, but there were plenty of important innovations happening within those records…

The Best Black Friday Deals for DJs and Producers 2019

We round up the best Black Friday 2019 deals for producers and DJs.…

Eva Swan

“The kick is very important to me, it has to be strong, dark and full.” Belgian producer Eva Swan introduces…

Rolling Techno

In this latest Beat Dissected, we’re going to create a rolling techno beat inspired by the likes of Andre…

Cinthie – The Business of Music

In partnership with iMusician, Attack is pleased to present – The Business of Music – a new series focusing on individuals carving a unique career across various aspects of dance music.

Deezer Research announces Spleeter an AI tool that splits stems

Deezer Research, the research and development arm of French music streaming app Deezer, has announced Spleeter – an open source AI…

News Round-Up: 15/11/19

No more Born Slippy. A new app from Jean-Michel Jarre. Fold’s license suspended. Black Spring shipping just in…

Sept

Emerging on the Warsaw “Lost Pool” party scene in 2015, Sept’s music has continued to thrive. Simultaneously, his event…

Machine Woman

With her remix of “Radius” from “Veer Remixed”, the remix album from Tommy Four Seven released last Friday, we put…

Ozone 9 – Mastering the Modules

Up next on the test bench is iZotope’s Ozone 9. Released just two years after Ozone 8, is it…

News Round-Up: 1/11/19

Denon DJ announces full Serato integration. Splice announces iZotope upgrades as rent to own. Nina Kraviz faces backlash on Twitter…

Ten Of The Best: Analogue-Style Synth Plugins

A guide to ten of our favourite analogue-sounding soft synths, from light on the wallet to heavy on the…

Derrick May – This could be anywhere but it’s not!

Transmat boss and techno statesman Derrick May opens up to Kristan Caryl.…

Mixes Of The Week: 23/10/19

This week’s mixes include Zaltan for The Ransom Note, Charlotte De Witte for Mixmag and Alex Tea for Meoko…

News Round-Up: 25/10/19

Shoom comes to Electric Brixton. BBC Symphony Orchestra now available. French Senate tightens rave laws.…

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