Arturia Pigments 3 – New Version Is Now Available

Arturia Pigments 3 VST Synth Plugin

The French company Arturia has released the third version of the virtual synthesizer Pigments. The plugin received an additional sound engine with a sub-oscillator, a filter from Jup-8 V, and several new effects for sound processing. Arturia Pigments 3 has three sound engines and allows you to use virtual analog and waveform oscillators together. The […]

Beat #183: Trap & Hip-Hop + Moog Taurus emulation for free!

Beat Magazine 183 English PDF

The latest Beat Magazine 183 issue has just been released focusing on the contemporary Tap as well as classic sampling & turntablism Hip-Hop music. Beat Magazine 183 comes as always with tons of freebies. This issue brings a full version of the Moog Taurus emulation Syntronik Bully by IK Multimedia, Halls Of Fame 3 Studio […]

Vox VGH Rock – Headphones With Built-in Guitar AMP

Vox has released the VGH Rock closed-back headphones, which were developed in collaboration with Audio-Technica. The novelty has a built-in guitar amp based on popular amps from the 80s and 90s, which also has several effects for processing. Vox VGH Rock is equipped with dynamic 40 mm drivers and is capable of reproducing frequencies from […]

Novation Circuit Tracks – Modern Standalone Groovebox

Novation Circuit Tracks Groovebox

Novation introduced the Circuit Tracks compact standalone groovebox based on the Circuit model released in 2015. The novelty differs from the original device by its support for more tracks, an improved sequencer, and wider switching capabilities. Novation Circuit Tracks allows you to trigger audio clips and audio samples, create synth parts, work with MIDI files, […]

Softube & Empirical Labs: 3 Products In One Bundle

Softube ELI Complete Collection

The Swedish plugin specialist Softube has teamed up with the British plugin developer Empirical Labs to develop three plugins. Mike-E Comp, Lil FrEQ, and Trak Pak for Console 1 are available in one bundle for a special price. The offer includes the Mike-E compressor and the Lil-FrEQ equalizer. Console 1 users get a complete hardware […]

Beat Giveaway: Standalone Groovebox NI Maschine+ (1.299 Euro)

Beat Giveaway February - Maschine v01

Win in February: Standalone groovebox Maschine+ by Native Instruments In February Beat website (our partner) is giving away a Native Instruments Maschine+, worth 1.299 Euro. This compact digital mixer is interesting not only for singers/songwriters, but also provides good help for the electro faction at a jam or live gig. For many Maschine users, Maschine+ […]

Beat Magazine #182: Waves Codex For Free!

Beat Magazine #182 (English PDF) issue comes with a full version of the wavetable powerhorse Codex by Waves, as well as Tracktion RetroMod LoFreq, a workstation plugin hosting sounds from Make Noise 0-Coast, Moog Grandmother, Kraftzwerg, and other remarkable power-synths. Plus our latest Ænigma expansion, bringing 64 shades of Gregorian choirals to your for Zampler […]

Beat Magazine #181 – 11Gb+ Free Sounds & Software

Beat Magazine 181 English PDF

The latest Beat Magazine English issue #181 02/21 has just been released. This month we focus on of the hottest contemporary styles of electronic music: MELODIC TECHNO. Learn how to develop hook lines and arrange full tracks. Software-wise this issue comes with a full version of Tracktion RetroMod LoFreq Wired, a great plugin hosting sounds […]

SynthMaster v2.9.9 New Update Is Now Available

Synthmaster v2.9 New Update Released

KV331 Audio has released the version 2.9.9 update for their SynthMaster awarded software synthesizer, bringing major usability improvements and critical bug fixes as a free update for existing users. “It’s almost 2 years since KV331 Audio last updated SynthMaster, and this small version increment from 2.9.8 to 2.9.9 might look insignificant. However, there have been […]

The Importance of Mixing in Mono

The Importance of Mixing in Mono

Despite that Stereo systems were invented over half a century ago and multiple channel speaker configurations are the standard in cinemas and home theaters systems for the last twenty years or so, mixing in Mono, or at least checking a mix in Mono is still crucial. And yes, not only for mono playback systems but […]