Monthly Archives: January 2013

David Guetta masterclass

David Guetta is currently one of the most popular DJs. Yet, he spends some of his time to explain to other DJ wannabes how he creates his beats . In the video below he gives many tips and tricks away, including how to finetune the bass and kick drum. Continue reading

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DSI Prophet 12 out soon – analog synth with 12 voices

Besides Korg and Moog, Dave Smith Instruments also comes with a new synthesizer: the Prophet 12. It is a polyphonic analog synthesizer with 12 voices. Continue reading

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Korg and Moog introduce new analog synthesizers

The old analog synthesizers from the seventies and eighties found on Ebay can be stored on the attic again to catch some more dust. The market is flooded with modern alternatives, analog is back again. Korg and Moog both have announced new analog synthesizers that are just affordable and easily connected to the computer via USB. Continue reading

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Chordify detects chords of popular songs

Chordify has been released during the Noorderslag Festival in Groningen (The Netherlands). Chordify detects the chords of popular songs. This is not only useful for cover bands, but also for finding interesting chord progressions for your own compositions. Continue reading

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Free Roland TR-727 drum machine samples

Alessandro Saccoia has released over thirty samples from the Roland TR-727 drum machine. They are available for free. The sounds include congas, bongos, whistles, timbales, maracas, agogos and cabasa. Continue reading

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How to spice up your drum patterns – Reason tips

No idea how to improve your drums? Propellerhead Software’s Mattias shows in the video below how you can easily program some interesting drums in Reason. Many of these tips are also applicable for other sequencers. Continue reading

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