HY-Plugins releases HY-SeqCollection plugin (VST/VST3), incl. free version

HY-Plugins has released HY-SeqCollection, a multi-mode sequencer plugin for Windows and Mac. The plugin features sequencers based on the Roland TB-303, Doepfer Dark Time, M185 MK2 Sequencer, Analog Solutions EKG, and a probability based sequencer. HY-SeqCollection features 5 sequencer modes (acid, dark, m5816, step16. hexa). 2 mod signal generator slot, and 3 types (LFO, StepSeq,…

Samples From Mars releases Drumulator lo-fi 80’s drums sample pack

Samples From Mars has released Drumulator From Mars, a sample pack featuring the sounds of the 12 bit drum machine created in 1983 by Emu Systems. The pack includes 500 classic Drumulator and MPC Drumulator hits, with pre-made kits for easy use. The lo-fi and compressed of the Drumulator sounds were first captured cleanly. One…

The Big Debate: Is Social Media Necessary For DJ Success?

Digital DJ Tips reader Ash asks: “Is it possible to be a successful DJ/producer with little or no social media output? I ask this as I know that social media can almost be a full-time job and can distract you from what is important: the music. I understand that it might seem counterintuitive for someone…

Your Questions: Should I Have Different Aliases For DJing And Producing?

Digital DJ Tips Platinum Facebook Group member Aaron asks: “Out of curiosity, does anyone here use a different DJ and producer name? I have my own website and branding for the DJ side of things but I’d like to start releasing tracks under a different brand for production. Would this be a good idea?” Digital…

“BACK TO SCHOOL” Music Producers Contest

“Back To School” contest will give you the chance to win one of the most popular online courses offered by PointBlankMusicSchool. In addition, the winner will also receive a copy of the well-known Native Instruments’ Komplete 11 and a copy of Ableton Live 9 Suite. The lucky winner will receive more than $ 2,000 worth…