10 Snare Rolls For The Drop

In this tutorial, we take a look at 10 different ways to create tension with snare rolls.

Kerri Chandler Chords: The Ultimate Guide

We break down Kerri Chandler’s top chord tricks by analyzing some of his classic tunes.

Saffron Launches Digital Members Club to Tackle Gender Imbalance in Music Tech

Saffron has launched a digital subscription platform, Saffron Members, for womxn to connect and learn in the world of music…

Akai MPK Mini Mk3: The “World’s Best-Selling” USB MIDI Keyboard Controller Gets A Reboot

The new MPK mini has a slick new look and a slew of new features aimed at solidifying its reputation as the MIDI Swiss Army knife.

Ten Of The Best: iOS Synths

In our latest best of, we highlight ten of the top synthesizers available on the iOS platform.

Bradley Zero: “You have to understand the language of the people who are actually gatekeeping the whole thing.”

Rhythm Section is a successful record label, studio space and events host with founder Bradley Zero at the heart of…

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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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Sculpting Warehouse-Style Rolling Techno Basslines

In this tutorial, we show you how to produce and process a layered rolling techno bassline, with a focus on useful low-end mixing tricks.

Alexander Robotnick – Problèmes d’Amour

We examine the arrangement of Alexander Robotnick’s pioneering ‘Problèmes d’Amour’.

Engine DJ’s New Update Brings Soundcloud Go+ and Beatport Link Streaming to Denon DJ Products

Engine OS v1.5 also features a new Quick Source Menu, making it easier to switch between various sources including all supported streaming services.


Glasgow’s Ali Herron (Rapture, Delusions of Grandeur and Wolf Music) has just dropped his excellent deep house and slo…

Novation Launchkey 49 Mk3

Novation impresses with its latest controller, Launchkey 49 Mk3.

Act Now Before It’s Too Late

Dance music culture in the UK is about to head into the harshest winter it’s ever seen. Harold Heath…

Black Junglist Alliance launches community portal, BJA TV

The Black Junglist Alliance has set up a community portal to unite Black artists in the world of jungle and…

£500 Million Culture Recovery Fund Includes Dance Music Events

New guidance confirms that dance music events will be eligible to receive grants from £500 million relief fund.…

DJ Seinfeld

In this latest Beat Dissected, we demonstrate how to program an electro breakbeat inspired by DJ Seinfeld’s “Sakura.”

4 Ways To Break Out Of The Loop

We show you some strategies for breaking out of the dreaded loop of despair and turning your idea into a full song.

WHO Relief Fund Raffle Winners Announced

It’s time to announce the winners of our WHO relief fund raffle. Read on to see if it’s…

Sequential Adds User Wavetable Import To Pro 3 Monosynth

Sequential this week announced a significant enhancement to their acclaimed Pro 3 multi-filter monosynth — support for user-created wavetables.

Bonobo-Style Haunting Ambience with PaulStretch

We use Xenakios’ PaulXStretch sampler to employ an audio stretching technique commonly used by Bonobo to achieve haunting textures and ambiences.

Synthesizing A Clap With White Noise

We show you how to create your own bespoke clap using white noise and analogue synthesis.

Paul Cut

French DJ and producer Paul Cut released his ‘Le Bal des Douaniers’ album earlier this year, a feast of precisely…

Pioneer DJ Release Limited Edition Version Of The DDJ-SB3

The DDJ-SB3-S features silver-colored aluminum jog wheels with a matching body and it will only be available in specific regions.

Crossword #1: House Music

Time on your hands? You don’t have to be in retirement to enjoy this classic format. So get busy…

Ellen Allien: “Everything Can Exist”

German techno producer, DJ and BPitch Control founder Ellen Allien has just released her tenth artist album ‘AurAA’ and took…

Primal Scream singer Denise Johnson has died

Denise Johnson, who sung with Primal Scream and New Order, has died aged 56.…

Summer In The Hamptons

Have we, with a little help from the Chainsmokers, a Goldman Sachs CEO and a plot to hawk hand sanitiser…

FabFilter Saturn 2

FabFilter’s Saturn 2 is a great-sounding update to the multiband distortion plugin.

Ageing Your Synths With VHS-Style Effects

We show you how to recreate the sound of an old VHS tape using standard effects plugins.

Theoryboard Wants To Be Your Springboard To Advanced Music Theory

The Theoryboard is a 96-pad controller that aims to overcome the obstacle of music theory knowledge during production.

Behringer Shares First Images of Eurorack-style ARP 2500 Clone

The latest from Behringer is a clone of the ARP 2500 analogue synthesizer made up of Eurorack-compatible modules.

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.

David Lee drops ‘Joey Negro’ DJ alias

The artist formerly known as Joey Negro announced on Facebook yesterday that he will no longer be using the artist…

Labelism is New App That Allows You To Discover Music Via Record Label Data

A new label-based music discovery app, Labelism, is available for download on August 6th.…

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 Linus Quick’s ‘Room 2 Breathe’.

Lindi Delight, De Light Management: The Business Of Music

In the first of this month’s The Business Of Music features, we speak with the head of De Light…

Akai Professional Roll Out New DAW MPC Beats

Akai Professional has cemented its place in the DAW club, with the new MPC Beats boasting a 2 GB sample library, 3 new plug-in instruments and 80 FX plug-ins

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