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Software developer Bram Bos has confirmed the reincarnation of his 1997 drum machine, HammerHead Rhythm Station. The beloved beatmaking software will return as an iOS app this month with some features fit for modern music production. Bram Bos tweeted out a demo clip of the new HammerHead in action, elaborating on the new features. “Hammerhead […]

Beatport has unveiled its new iOS music streaming and track management app, along with a rebranding of its logo and platform. The free Beatport app is available to subscribers of the Beatport LINK service and can be used to create and manage playlist libraries. Plus, users can discover and listen to new music curated by […]

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference unfolded yesterday as a virtual event for the second year running. Although there was no grand unveiling of new MacBook Pros or a mixed reality headset as rumoured, the Cupertino firm did reveal more details of its Spatial Audio format, macOS Monterey and iOS 15. Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos Spatial […]

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is commencing today (7 June) as a virtual event for the second year running. As usual, the Cupertino tech giant is keeping details of its new releases under wraps, but a few reports suggest that some exciting new products will be unveiled at the event. Spatial Audio In May 2021, Apple […]

AudioStretch, the music transcription app and feature from BandLab, has climbed to the top of the Apple App Store charts, claiming the number one spot on the Paid Music Apps list. Additionally, the app is now on sale for $1.99, the lowest price it’s ever been, and has become a viral hit on TikTok as […]

Richie Hawtin, AKA Plastikman, has released the Deeper Focus soundscape in collaboration with tech brand Endel. The AI-powered project is available to listen to on the Endel iOS app and showcases the potential of robots and humans working in harmony. Endel’s app of the same name has over two million users and was awarded Apple […]

Free online music-making platform BandLab recently surpassed the 30 million users milestone and is celebrating by giving users the chance to win a Google Pixel 5. The competition is as easy as they come, taking place on the brand’s Instagram account. To have a chance at winning the Google Pixel 5, you simply need to […]

BandLab, the free social music-making platform for mobile and web, has officially crossed 30 million users. Users now create 10 million new tracks per month, according to a press release from BandLab, adding that the platform experienced a 150 per cent growth in users from 2019 to 2021. “We’ve seen activity grow naturally,” said BandLab […]

Spotify has taken down hundreds of K-pop hits from its platform worldwide as it continues to negotiate the renewal of its deal with major South Korean music distributor Kakao M. The streaming giant officially launched in South Korea last month (1 February), but without music from artists licensed under Kakao M. Beginning today (1 March), […]

Not everyone has access to high-end soft synths and prestige hardware synths. But most of us do have access to a smartphone. Thanks to some savvy developers, you can harness the power of vintage synth icons such as the Moog Minimoog in the palm of your hand. New, original synths are available, too, with unique […]