Recording

Best 500 Series Preamps

500 series units let build out your dream signal chain without needing a console. Here are some of the best 500 series preamps.

Melodyne 5 brings big changes to the beloved pitch editing software

Celemony's Melodyne 5 has just been announced, and made available. The new version includes new sibilance, and intonation detectors, plus much more.

PreSonus Quantum 2626 Thunderbolt 3 audio interface review

PreSonus has long been the gold standard for affordable interfaces. Does the PreSonus Quantum 2626 continue that tradition? We put it to the test.

Logic Pro X 10.5 brings the program’s biggest new update since its launch

Apple has now released its latest, and greatest update to Logic Pro X, 10.5. This brings many new features which had not yet been available before.

IK Multimedia iRig Pro Duo I/O Review

IK Multimedia is back with another portable interface -- the IK Multimedia iRig Pro Duo I/O. Is it a worthy upgrade to the original? We put it to the test.

Best Budget Channel Strips

If you are looking for some different options for front end than what comes with your interface, these best budget channel strips are a great start.

SSL now offers subscription-based plugin access, starting at $4.99 per month

Solid State Logic has now entered the subscription-based model, offering access to its native plugins with many tier levels to choose from.

Beatskillz’ RetroVOLT plugin combines sampling with synthesizers

Beatskillz merges synthesizers and sampling into one unique plugin, with RetroVOLT. A product that will definitely flex those creative muscles.

Best budget hardware compressors

Hardware compressors are just as important now as they have always been. These are the best budget hardware compressors available today.

Best budget preamps

The best budget preamps come in a variety of formats and offer an upgrade in sound quality to the preamps that are built in to recording interfaces.

Universal Audio is releasing the LUNA recording system early

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Universal Audio has announced that it will be releasing its awaited LUNA recording software earlier than expected.

You can get Arturia’s iSpark drum machine iPad app for free

Arturia will be giving away its popular 'iSpark' iPad drum machine app away for free for a limited, one month long period.