punchbox review

PunchBox bass drum review

Bass - Alive and kicking PunchBox, what's the point? Kick drums are the meat on the bones of almost all electronica, so it’s not a...


Arturia MiniBrute 2 Making Music

Arturia announce MiniBrute 2 – the modular revenge!

Arturia have lifted the veil on their latest adventure in synth hardware - the MiniBrute 2.The MiniBrute is a 25 key analog monosynth designed...


Tony Bacon guitar book

Electric Guitars: Design And Invention

A lot of the content here on Making Music is either electronic or computer focussed, after all, that's where we started well over a...

Hints & tips

Making the switch to Ableton

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Ableton - what? Sometimes, it seems like there are just too many choices of good DAWs out there, making it difficult to decide which one...

Audio Restoration – a master class

Steve Rosenthal MAKING MUSIC
Steve Rosenthal gives an audio restoration master class In the latest instalment of the Gear Club podcast four-time Grammy Award winner Steve Rosenthal shares a whole...

Guide to creating the perfect mix revamped and released for FREE

creating the perfect mix book
Several years ago we wrote a guide that we felt answered the questions people who were new to the world of mixing might have....