The MPD226 is a MIDI-over-USB pad controller perfect for producers, programmers, musicians and DJs alike. Its intuitive blend of MPC controls and technologies mesh with easy USB connectivity to bring... read more →
Do you want to spice up your performance on stage? Well, then you're in the right place. For under £500 and your laptop you can have access to an unlimited amount of instruments. Nowadays, live performance takes the artist a cut above the classic dj sets. Experiencing a gig where the artist is creating instead of mixing something pre-made is way more enjoyable for the viewer, and for the performer as well. Technology for real-time electronic music performance has seen significant progress in the last decade. Flexible non-linear digital audio workstations like Ableton Live combined with plug and play hardware control offer remarkable potential for streamlined access to the stage and direct connection to fans and audiences. Despite the fact that all of this is more accessible than ever, creating unique personalized setups can still be challenging. There's plenty of MIDI controllers, samplers and synthesizers, and it's hard to understand which one best suits your needs You will find some useful tips and reviews in this section, about gear, DAWs and setups. Compose melodies and basslines, make beats, arrange music, mix and master your tracks while performing live on stage.
Are you looking for a custom MIDI controller that any manufacturer haven't created yet? Well you might as well do it yourself then. Follow our guide and create a simple... read more →
The M-Audio Venom 49-key synthesizer combines the character of classic analog synths with modern digital processing to deliver an aggressive, infectious new sound. Thanks to a completely new M-Audio synth... read more →
The Alesis Micron is an analog modeling synthesizer,with 8 voices and 3 octaves. Provided with a built-in sequencer and a rhythm programmer, the Micron is the perfect tool for both... read more →
Samson Carbon 49 Introduction This Samson Carbon 49 Review aims at introducing you to some of the finest features of the Nightingale of musical notes. It is one piece of... read more →
As seen throughout the years, there's been a general tendency in the music instruments industry to allow, or at least facilitate, controlling the MIDI events produced by an instrument. That's... read more →
The M-Audio Trigger Finger Pro is a MIDI controller with 16 RGB pads, four assignable faders and knobs, a backlit display and a flexible sequencer. The unit is almost identical... read more →