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(Pocket-lint) – True wireless earphones have become much more popular over the past couple of years. While completely wire-free earphones existed before the AirPods first launched in 2017, there’s no denying the major impact Apple has had, bringing momentum to the big breakthrough in wireless audio tech.  Since then, countless other companies – including the […]

Among Ableton Live’s more nuanced instruments is Wavetable. The synthesizer, true to its name, harnesses wavetable synthesis to morph between classic waveshapes and mould new, complex waveshapes. It doesn’t end there, though – Wavetable can also be used as a subtractive synth and even boasts FM properties. It’s time to find out how we can […]

Price $199/£219Contact Samson When many of us think of broadcast microphones, two models come to mind, the Shure SM7B and the Electro-Voice RE20. The Samson Q9U gives a tip of the hat to both in its design while adding a 24-bit, 96kHz capable USB interface without losing the analogue XLR output. The rear of the […]

Price $249Contact The Amazonic Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is, perhaps, Earth’s most fertile ground. Home to a staggering number of animal species, it is also the birthplace of nearly 400 separate tribes of people, many of whom have their own languages and traditions. The Amazon region is also under enormous threat, with giant swathes of rainforest […]

On May 12, 2021, Spotify celebrates a milestone in its music recording history. Spotify Singles, the in-house produced series featuring many of the biggest names in popular music, crosses 5 billion streams. Since the inaugural recording session in July 2016 with Aoife O’Donovan, veteran producer and recording engineer William Garrett has been at the helm, […]

Independent recording studio Metropolis Studios is celebrating five BRIT Award wins from four artists. All four artists recorded their winning works in the London space. Dua Lipa, Arlo Parks, J Hus and Little Mix all took home a BRIT Award last night, having all had their award-winning music mixed, mastered or recorded at Metropolis. Meanwhile, […]

(Pocket-lint) – Wireless headphones might be taking over, but wired headphones are still in the lead. When it comes to reliability, price, and playtime, wired headphones can’t be beaten.  You can find an enormous range of wired headphones. Sometimes you just need a pair that you can chuck in a bag and retrieve when needed, […]

(Pocket-lint) – Bluetooth is no longer an inferior option for headphone sound quality. With the advent of newer devices and more sophisticated audio processing and transmission, there are plenty of Bluetooth headphones that will serve you well, without the need for wires. There’s plenty of variety with these cans, whether you’re looking for on-ear or […]

(Pocket-lint) – Wyze has announced a new pair of wireless earbuds with active noise cancellation and a Qi wireless charging case, and the best part is they’re super cheap. Priced at only $60 in the US, they’re called the Wyze Buds Pro.  Wyze is a maker of extremely affordable smart bulbs, smartwatches, and video doorbells. […]

In this FL Studio Tips video, Max Venus shows you how to record audio in FL Studio. You’ll learn how to record directly into FL Studio’s Playlist across multiple tracks, and how to use the loop function to overdub existing parts. You’ll also learn how to record and sample using Edison. We’re starting off with […]