Avid's Sibelius First 8

Avid produces lighter version of Sibelius

October 26, 2016 in Gear, News

Music composition and notation software, Sibelius First 8 offers beginners and intermediates a new ‘lite’ option with flexible cloud subscription…


BOSS releases Katana amps and GT-1 pedal

October 22, 2016 in Gear, News

Roland’s guitar brand introduces three new combo amplifiers and an amplifier head, as well as a compact guitar effects processor…

Steinberg UR22mk2 Recording Pack

Steinberg offers up a new recording bundle

October 15, 2016 in Gear, News

The new UR22mkII Recording Pack offers entry-level songwriting producers an audio interface, headphones, mic and music production and editing software…

PRS CE24 Standard Satin

PRS brings the bolt-on back

October 3, 2016 in Gear, News

After almost 10 years out of PRS Guitars’ lineup, the CE24 Standard Satin continues to build on the bolt-on platform…

Neumann Collectors Edition U 47 fet microphone

Neumann and Sennheiser showcase recording mics

September 24, 2016 in Gear, News

The upcoming 141st AES Convention in LA will see Sennheiser and Neumann highlight a range of new and legacy microphones…

IK Multimedia iRig HD 2

IK update the iRig for iPhone 7

September 17, 2016 in Gear, News

Italian music gadget-makers IK Multimedia announces iRig HD 2 – the mobile guitar interface for iPhone, iPad, Mac and PC…

M-Audio CTRL49

M-Audio lets you take CTRL

September 10, 2016 in Gear, News

A new 49-key production-ready keyboard controller, with VIP software integration and hands-on VST instrument and effect control, is now available…

Apogee MiC 96k

Apogee announces MiC 96k

September 8, 2016 in Gear, News

With UK distributor Sound Technology, Apogee reveals a studio quality 96kHz, 24-bit USB cardioid condenser microphone for Windows or Mac…

Sennheiser HD500 headphone range

Sennheiser refreshes the HD 500 range

September 6, 2016 in Gear, News

Four new headphones models are introduced featuring large cups, replaceable ear pads, new colour schemes and Ergonomic Acoustic Refinement technology…

Yamaha Disklavier Enspire piano

Yamaha shipping Disklavier ENSPIRE player pianos

September 1, 2016 in Gear, News

What Yamaha boasted as “the most popular, most reliable and most award-winning reproducing piano in the world” just got upgraded…

M-Audio M-Track C-Series 2x2

New M-Track interfaces announced

August 27, 2016 in Gear, News

inMusic brand M-Audio releases C-Series 2X2 and 2X2M USB audio interfaces with 24-bit/192kHz resolution, Crystal low-noise pre-amps and A/D converters…

Sampletank 2 for iOS

IK Multimedia releases SampleTank 2 for iOS

August 24, 2016 in Gear, News

The full-featured, expandable, mobile sound and groove workstation for iPhone and iPad, with a new sound engine and more samples…

Mitchell GC MD400 Series

Mitchell debuts new guitar lines

August 18, 2016 in Gear, News

The Californian manufacturer releases a complete range of premium electric guitars and basses, with fresh designs inspired by classic styles…

Epiphone Masterbilt Century Collection

Epiphone produces Masterbilt Century collection

August 15, 2016 in Gear, News

The 140-year-old brand’s first line of new archtop acoustic/electric guitars made to be played and amplified as true acoustic instruments…

Lauten Audio Series Black microphones

Lauten Audio expands microphone range

August 8, 2016 in Gear, News

‘Series Black’ mic line for developing recordists now includes the LA-220 solid-state vocal condenser and LA-120 small diaphragm instrument pair…

Fender Deluxe Nashville

Fender introduces Deluxe Series

August 5, 2016 in Gear, News

A new collection of 10 Strats, Teles and bass guitars in the family of electrics, infused with advancements and upgrades…

Sample Logic Cinematic Guitars Organic Atmospheres

Buy organic with Cinematic Guitars

July 29, 2016 in Gear, News

With the help of Steve Ouimette, Sample Logic’s new collection of acoustic guitar-based virtual instruments goes for more natural tones…


BandLab 3.0 arrives with a Shout

July 25, 2016 in Gear, News

A new version of the free, cloud-based music-making app comes with Shouts social functionality, expanded sound banks and more effects…

Korg TM-50TR

Korg announces new tuner/metronome

July 25, 2016 in Gear, News

The forthcoming TM-50TR pitch/rhythm tool comes with several additional features including Periodic Metronome, Sound Out, Sound Back and Tone Trainer…

Casio GH400BK

Casio completes Celviano digital piano range

July 17, 2016 in Gear, News

The electronics manufacturer expands its Grand Hybrid range of pianos, integrating new features and aesthetics, with the newly launched GP-400BK…

Olympus LS-P2 audio recorder

Pick a Pocket with Olympus

July 15, 2016 in Gear, News

Two new pocket-sized high-resolution audio recorders, the LS-P1 and LS-P2 have a built-in USB connector, internal memory and MicroSD storage…

Cakewalk Sonar

Three major announcements for Sonar

July 10, 2016 in Gear, News

Cakewalk announces lifetime updates for Sonar Platinum, public alpha testing of Sonar for Mac and enhancements to the DAW’s performance…