DAW Unable to Detect MIDI Controller on Windows? Try This

Over the past few months, I’ve been trying lots of MIDI controllers on my Windows computer. Then last week, when I tried a new MIDI controller, the Korg microkey2 Air, it didn’t work on my computer. My DAW, Cubase couldn’t detect the MIDI controller as an input. Even Windows wasn’t able to recognize the controller […]

14 Best MIDI Controllers in Early 2016

Grown out of your old MIDI controller and looking to get a new MIDI controller to start the year? We’ve seen some great new MIDI controllers in the recent NAMM show, so here’s a list of recommended MIDI controllers which we think is the best to go for this year. We’ll tell you why they […]

The Concise Guide to Setting Up Your Home Recording Studio

Whether you’re a seasoned musician who never thought the day would come, or a new sound engineer who’s been drawn to the scene by its recent accessibility – home recording studios are finally here. With a little time and money, you can turn almost any room of your house into a professional recording studio. Gone […]

4 Reasons to Use Single Pedals

1.Freedom of Choice. With single pedals you are free to mix and match any combination of pedals you want by any manufacturer in the world. This is a huge plus point as there are often many similar types of pedals available from different manufactures. Take the overdrive pedal for example. To this day guitarists all […]

Produce More Music With These 3 Scientifically Proven Tactics

Your projects and recording tasks are pilling up. The producer calls you every hour to check on the progress of your music composition. It’s beginning to feel like stress isn’t it? First of all, producing music takes time and effort, lots of them. It requires lots of referencing and inspiration. If you ever worked on […]

5 Budget Electric Guitar Amplifiers

Some of us may play like rockstars and some of us only act like them, however most of us do not earn anywhere as much as them. So I’ve compiled a list of bang for the buck guitar amplifiers for everyone from the seasoned pro looking for a new toy or the newbie on a […]

35 Mixing Tips To Improve Your Production

Producers never seem to have enough tips when it comes to mixing music. There are so many ways to mix and yet there are so many types of music genres that demands different types of mixing techniques. So we went out and asked a few of our friends, who were industry mixing engineers and music […]

Singer Songwriter’s Guide to Home Recording Equipments

When designing a studio and purchasing the equipment for it you need to decide what you’re studio is going to be used for, what kind of music you are going to be making. This guide to studio equipment is the essentials for a singer songwriter looking to do release worthy recordings at home. So Where […]