Audio & music gear news
Several FXpansion Updates
FXpansion has released updates for BFD2, DCAM: Synth Squad and Geist.
TC Electronic PolyTune App
TC Electronic has announced that a new version of its PolyTune pedal tuner app is now available in the Apple App Store.
Ohm Force X-mas Sale
Ohm Force's Christmas Sale goes on again this Friday 17th December.
Platinumloops Releases ‘Dubstep Implosion Sample Pack'
Dubstep Implosion features 10 song construction kits that contain 75 loops and 300 samples.
Celemony Melodyne essential
Celemony announced that Melodyne essential is available now from dealers and the Celemony web shop.
[NAMM] Sonor Steve Smith Signature Snare Drum
Sonor has announced the launch of the new Steve Smith Signature Snare Drum to be introduced at the Winter NAMM Show 2011 in Anaheim, CA, USA.
Silicon Beats Releases ‘Dubstep Breakbeats'
These 170 Dubstep drum loops have tempos ranging from 80 to 160 bpm.
Hohner Blue Midnight
Hohner announced the release of the Blue Midnight, the latest addition to the MS series of 10-hole diatonic harmonicas manufactured in Trossingen, Germany.
Christmas Shopping 2010
Clock is ticking, and there is still time to please and be pleased. Here are some ideas for Christmas gifts for musicians and gear heads to fit all tastes and wallet sizes.
How to Get the Most Out of Multitrack Drum Libraries
More drum libraries are showing up in multitrack format from companies like Discrete Drums, Wizoo, East-West, Reel Drums, etc. Although these are sold on the basis of being useable out of the box for drum parts (with the additional advantage of being mixable), I see them more as a gold mine of raw materials for creating custom drum loops.