News Round-Up: 20/7/18

Ableton announce Loop artists, Arturia announce DrumBrute Impact and Hackney Council announce more restrictions.  In the loop. Ableton have offered a first glimpse of the artists involved at this year’s Loop summit. Unlike previous meetings, Loop is held in Los Angeles this year. You can register on the Loop website for tickets, and check the…

Back on Track: Akai MPC X & MPC Live

Akai return to standalone mode with the current MPC range. We put the X and Live side by side to see how they stack up. Success isn’t always easy to deal with. Blazing a trail with a revolutionary product can mean you end up living in its shadow, struggling to live up to its legacy….

Friday Five: 8 Practical Ways To Be A Better DJ Today

In this week’s Friday Five, we’re leading with a piece from Mixmag that lists eight solid tips on how not to be a douchebag behind the decks. We’ve also got pieces from Flypaper, London Evening Standard, Forbes and Digital Music News. Have a great weekend ahead! 8 Practical Ways To Be A Better DJ –…

GSi updates VB3-II to v1.0.1

GSi has updated VB3-II to v1.0.1. Changes: Added global setting “Lower Octave Up if Split” to shift lower manual by one octave when the split function is active. The MIDI… Read More Read the full story

Get Audified STA Delay For $1 @ Pluginboutique ($49 Value)

Pluginboutique has launched a no-brainer deal on the STA Delay analog-style delay VST/AU plugin by Audified. Regularly priced at $49, the plugin can be purchased for just $1 until July 30th, 2018. STA Delay is a stereo delay effect which enhances the processed audio signal with five different flavors of tube-style saturation. Audified describes the plugin as the perfect…