Music Making with a Computer (Part 1) - How to Choose a Computer for Music: A Dummies' Guide
A computer to make music? Sounds great. Which computer should I get and with what specification? Good question. But first things first: what is a computer and how does it work?
Best of Musikmesse 2010: The Top 11 - The Audio & Musical Gear that Made the Show
They came to Frankfurt, Germany, showed their stuff, we looked, touched and video taped. Now with everybody back home, it's time to make sense of the best gear presented at Musikmesse 2010.
My iPhone is a Sequencer - iPhone/iPod Touch Sequencers Report
In addition to recording music with your iPhone, you can also edit and produce your music with the little magic machine. A DAW in your pocket!
Zoned, Summed & Line Array Structures - Line Array-Type Systems' Industry Dominance in Live Sound
Why are line arrays so popular? Are they a fad or here to stay? And what will be the “next big thing”?
Best of NAMM 2010: The Top 11 - The Audio & Musical Gear that Made the Show
As the dust is settling in Anaheim, and the post-buzz is gathering wind, us here at Audiofanzine present to you our Top 11 gear picks from NAMM 2010. Why 11? Well, it's one louder isn't it?
The Thermodynamics of a Rock Show - Optimizing Live Sound
No matter what you test or measure, a considerable part of the sound of the show is controlled by environmental factors that are constantly changing. Knowing what they are is the first step toward being able to deal with them effectively.
Zimbalam: I'm on iTunes! - Zimbalam Service Review
The idea behind Zimbalam is very simple: publish your songs in 20 online shops in 240 countries for a fixed rate under a non-exclusive distribution agreement.
Infected Mushroom Sound Alchemy - Exclusive Interview Reveals Production Tips and Tricks
Innovators, geek tricksters, obsessive-perfectionists, un-serious, electronic-rock geniuses? Time will tell, yet The Legend of the Black Shawarma, Infected Mushroom’s 7th album release will certainly grab the chair from underneath you and leave you thinking- I’m not sure what was this meticulous musical chaos, but I can’t stop moving even after ...
Changing Strings on Electric Guitars - Step-by-Step Guide by BridgeTypes
Everybody knows how to change strings on an electric guitar. Elementary, no? Still it's an entirely different task when it comes to changing strings properly on different types of bridges.
The Bizmo: Digital Music Distribution - Music Promotion & Selling
In the age of digital music distribution, with its endless channels and intricacies, it can be a daunting task for independent artists to try to navigate through all the requirements of each digital music distributor in order to get music tracks uploaded and ‘stocked’ in digital stores such as iTunes. Luckily, a few enterprising services have...