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Drums

The IK Multimedia UNO Drum Machine is a powerful new drum machine for the masses

The IK Multimedia UNO Drum machine combines the power of 6 analog drum engines with the flexibility of 56 PCM engines.

Here’s everything that affects the sound of your drums

When buying a new drum kit, there is a lot to consider when it comes to getting the right tone. Here are the most important factors to keep in mind.

NAMM 2019: Roland rolls out the TM-1 trigger module for drummers who want to combine acoustic and electronic percussion live

New at NAMM 2019 is the new Roland TM-1 drum module, featuring two high-tech trigger inputs that are built for the stage or the studio.

Guitar

Blackstar launches line of amPlug2 Fly headphone guitar amplifiers

Blackstar has released a series of two new headphone amplifiers, the amPlug 2 "guitar" and "bass," to bring a classic tone straight to your ears.

IK Multimedia iRig Micro Amp review

IK Multimedia is stepping up its guitar offerings with the new IK Multimedia iRig Micro Amp. But is the amp really worth buying, or should you steer clear?

The new Boss 200 series brings powerhouse effects to a smaller form-factor

The new Boss 200 series pedals bring vast functionality of 500 series pedals into a smaller footprint. At launch, there are four pedals in the new line.

New Will Putney STL Tones suite brings amp modeling to a new level

STL Tones and Will Putney have released possibly the greatest amp modeling suite for metal -- and it's now available for $149.99.

Recording

Introducing ReClouder: an all-in-one recording, storing, and backup box

ReClouder is a new all-in-one box that allows users to record audio, adjust levels, and store them internally, or via cloud storage.

Black Rooster Audio channels a classic leveling unit with new VLA-FET plugin

Black Rooster Audio is back with a new plugin, the VLA-FET that aims to replicate that of a classic industry hardware leveling amplifier.

The new Boss 200 series brings powerhouse effects to a smaller form-factor

The new Boss 200 series pedals bring vast functionality of 500 series pedals into a smaller footprint. At launch, there are four pedals in the new line.

Bass

The new Boss 200 series brings powerhouse effects to a smaller form-factor

The new Boss 200 series pedals bring vast functionality of 500 series pedals into a smaller footprint. At launch, there are four pedals in the new line.

New Will Putney STL Tones suite brings amp modeling to a new level

STL Tones and Will Putney have released possibly the greatest amp modeling suite for metal -- and it's now available for $149.99.

Here’s everything you need to know about Gibson’s entire 2019 lineup

Gibson has unveiled its 2019 lineup of guitar and bass models, including the traditional Gibson Original Collection, and the newer Gibson Modern Collection.

Finally! The classic Gibson lineup we’ve been waiting for is here

Gibson has unveiled its 2019 lineup -- and if you've been waiting for Gibson to turn to its history for inspiration, then they're worth checking out.

Keyboard

Casio CT-X700 keyboard review

Casio has a history of building high-quality keyboard on a decent budget -- but is its latest, the Casio CT-X700 keyboard, worth buying?

The new Boss 200 series brings powerhouse effects to a smaller form-factor

The new Boss 200 series pedals bring vast functionality of 500 series pedals into a smaller footprint. At launch, there are four pedals in the new line.

Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol M32 MIDI controller review

Native Instruments is back again, with a $129 controller -- the Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol M32. But is it worth buying? We put it to the test.

Live Sound

The Special Waves Mine S is an affordable modular controller for musicians, filmmakers, and creatives

Special Waves is looking to turn the concept of modular controllers on its head, and has launched the new Special Waves Mine S on Indiegogo.

The Electro-Harmonix Switchblade Pro is the most advanced switcher pedal to date

The Switchblade Pro is the newest guitar pedal and switcher from Electro-Harmonix, allowing convenient tone switching with a modern setup.

Everything you need to know about microphones

How do you tell the difference between all of the microphone types available today? Here is your all-in one guide to help you make that final decision.

Eventide H9 effects processor review

Eventide has a long history of delivering excellent effects processors, and its latest offering, the Eventide H9, promises to do the same.