Category: Gear

  • Gear News (Link)

    Gear News (Link)

    Gear News is a website that keeps you updated on new gear. It’s good at covering some of the more unique stuff coming out from new instrument design companies. https://www.gearnews.com/

  • The Ultimate Showdown: Ableton Push 3 vs Akai Force

    The Ultimate Showdown: Ableton Push 3 vs Akai Force

    For any creative home recording artist, choosing the right instrument for your music production workflow is crucial. With so many options available in the market, it can be overwhelming to pick one that meets your needs and preferences. In this blog post, we’ll be comparing two popular instruments in the music production industry: the Ableton…

  • The Best Electronic Drum Kits with Mesh Heads for Musicians on a Budget

    The Best Electronic Drum Kits with Mesh Heads for Musicians on a Budget

    Are you a musician on a budget looking to invest in an electronic drum kit with mesh heads? It can be tough to navigate the market for electronic drum kits, especially if you haven’t been keeping up with all of the latest developments. Luckily, we have some recommendations for you! Whether you’re just getting started…

  • Hands On The Casio CT-S1000V Vocal Synthesizer

    Hands On The Casio CT-S1000V Vocal Synthesizer

    Ordering I’ve ordered the new Casiotone CT-S1000V which is currently making a bit of a splash around the blogs of late. I think I may feature it on my FAWM 2022 album this year. It’s supposed to arrive just before that so I should be able to play around with it and get some use-cases…

  • Enhancing Your Workflow with the Zoom H8 Multitrack Recorder

    Enhancing Your Workflow with the Zoom H8 Multitrack Recorder

    As a musician, finding the right tools to streamline your creative process can be a game-changer. One such tool that has the potential to revolutionize your workflow is the Zoom H8 Multitrack Recorder. With its versatility and advanced features, the H8 can be the perfect companion for every stage of your music creation journey. Get…

  • From Tape to Tech: Embracing the Roland SP404MKII in a DIY Home Studio

    From Tape to Tech: Embracing the Roland SP404MKII in a DIY Home Studio

    As a retired DIY musician who cut their teeth on traditional tape equipment, embarking on a new recording journey with the Yamaha SP404MKII was like stepping into a whole new world. The comforting whirring of tape reels was replaced by the sleek digital interface of the SP404MKII, marking a significant shift in my creative process.…

  • Embracing Nostalgia: Making Music on a 4-Track Cassette Recorder in 2023

    Embracing Nostalgia: Making Music on a 4-Track Cassette Recorder in 2023

    In the age where digital audio workstations (DAWs) like Logic Pro and Ableton rule the music production scene, there’s a growing group of musicians who are taking a step back in time. They’re dusting off their old 4-track cassette recorders and embracing the organic and nostalgic process of making music – analog style. The Revival…

  • Unleashing Creativity with Teenage Engineering’s OP-1: Fun Ways to Create Music on the Go

    Unleashing Creativity with Teenage Engineering’s OP-1: Fun Ways to Create Music on the Go

    The Teenage Engineering OP-1 is a versatile and portable all-in-one synthesizer, sampler, and sequencer that has taken the music world by storm. This compact device offers endless possibilities for creative exploration, making it the perfect companion for musicians looking to have fun while creating music on the go. In this article, we’ll explore some exciting…

The prospect of actually remixing a real song was quite exiting, and revived the feeling I had when I would finish one of those early songs and realise I actually created something new, even if it sounded terrible.Polish Rhino
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  • Discover Sounds Project #1: Decades of Echoes: Baneemy Revisited

    Discover Sounds Project #1: Decades of Echoes: Baneemy Revisited

    This project’s inception hails from the early Tapegerm days, circa 2001 or thereabouts, with a new twist for 2023 and beyond. Again we offer the original 21 loops culled from Baneemy’s double cassette album, The Walter Martin Cult, 20+ years later, for a new take on these sounds. The sample pack includes short loops of a…


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