Plugins 50 Of The Best Compressor Plugins In The World 2016

Fully updated and expanded for 2016, the ultimate round-up of all the very best compressor plugins, for every budget and every style! Including the best emulations of classic hardware, cutting edge modern designs and the best free compressor plugins.

Tips & Tutorials 10 essential reverb tips

A quick rundown of the most essential reverb tips, from setting pre-delay to using combinations of long and short reverbs to craft professional, 3-dimensional mixes.


Daft Punk: The History, Videos And Influences

With the first glimpse of new album Random Access Memories, trace their journey from humble beginnings in the 90’s French House scene to massively influential living (well, robotic) EDM legends.

Some of our favourite recent tutorials and music tech videos from around the web:

Pro Tools Fundamentals: Comparing Plug-In Settings

Even if Pro Tools isn't your DAW of choice, check out this quick tut from the guys at Pro Tools Expert, demonstrating a solid approach to comparing different plugins, as well as different setups and presets within the same plugin. It's useful to have a streamlined approach for this and save a lot of time!

Wintergatan Marble-Powered Music Machine

Musician / mad scientist Martin Molin of Swedish band Wintergatan (English: "The Milky Way") built and composed this contraption that plays it's magical tune by feeding 2,000 marbles through a system of gears, tubes and a rotating drum like a giant wind-up music-box.

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