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Ten Of The Best: New Hardware Synths

We run through ten of our favourite new hardware synths from the last year, including some budget bargains, semi-modular…

Ten Of The Best: Audio Interfaces

We pick our top audio interfaces, from small, affordable models aimed at beginners through to feature-laden pro choices.…

Ten Of The Best: Delay Plugins

From analogue emulations to the most techy digital options, we run through ten of our favourite delay plugins.…

Gear/Software

UVI Attack EP88

UVI’s new Attack EP88 plugin offers a unique twist on familiar electric piano sounds. Greg Scarth puts it to…

Cableguys PanShaper

Cableguys’ new plugin promises to take auto-panning to a new level. Greg Scarth puts it to the test.…

Pioneer XDJ-700

The latest addition to Pioneer’s XDJ range promises a more affordable entry point to industry-standard DJ tech. Greg…

Books/DVDs

Making Music

Ableton’s first foray into publishing offers a series of occasionally abstract solutions to some of the common problems faced…

Love Is The Message

Nicky Siano’s movie about The Gallery is a poignant documentary on one of the most important eras in dance…

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…