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    Zero-G Ethera Gold 2.5


    Kontakt Instrument

    Rating: 5/5 Stars. This update features some brand‑new content with all the features and content of v2.0: an impressive collection of synth, pad, sound effect and drum options sitting alongside the vocals of Clara Sorace.

    Reviews Feb 2021
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    Steinberg SpectraLayers Pro 7

    Spectral Editing Software

    Steinberg’s clever use of AI has made spectral editing and unmixing more accessible than ever.

    Reviews Feb 2021
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    Native Instruments Stradivari Violin

    Virtual Instrument

    NI’s new instrument makes owning and playing a Stradivarius easier than ever before!

    Reviews Jan 2021
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    Access Analog

    Remote Outboard Processing

    Love the sound of high‑end analogue kit, but don’t have the space or the money to buy it? No problem...

    Reviews Jan 2021
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    OWC Docks & Storage

    Computer Peripherals

    OWC make high‑quality computer accessories with musicians in mind.

    Reviews Jan 2021
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    Apple iMac 27-inch 2020 model in all its glory.

    Apple 27-inch iMac (2020)

    Desktop Computer

    BONUS WEB EXTRA REVIEW! Could Apple’s latest 27-inch iMac be the perfect all-in-one at the right price for musicians and audio engineers?

    Reviews Jan 2021
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    TC Electronic Finalizer

    Mastering Software [Mac OS / Windows]

    The processor that revolutionised home mastering is at last available in software form.

    Reviews Dec 2020
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    Zoom 5.2.2

    The Musicians’ Update

    The hugely successful teleconferencing platform Zoom has had some small but significant updates, making it even more useful to musicians in lockdown.

    Reviews Dec 2020
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    iZotope RX8

    Audio Restoration Software 
[Mac & Windows]

    Once again, iZotope have raised the benchmark for affordable audio restoration.

    Reviews Dec 2020
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    UJAM Virtual Bassist 2 Royal, Mellow & Rowdy

    Plug-in Instrument

    Rating: ***** 5/5 Stars

    As with the original versions, Royal, Mellow and Rowdy provide three style‑based variants in terms of bass tones and performances, and the three titles share the same engine.

    Reviews Nov 2020
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    Apple 
MacBook Pro 13 (2020)

    Laptop Computer

    If the 16‑inch MacBook Pro was too much and the MacBook Air too little, is this latest 13‑inch MacBook Pro just right?

    Reviews Nov 2020
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    UJAM Virtual Guitarist Carbon

    VST, AU & AAX plug-in

    Rating: **** 4/5 Stars. Built around a virtual eight-string guitar, Carbon offers a stylistic take on modern metal and rock.

    Reviews Oct 2020
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    Setting Up & Using Jamulus

    Play With Other Musicians Over The Internet In Real Time

    The free and open-source Jamulus app lets you play along with other musicians over the Internet in real time. We guide you through it.

    Techniques Sep 2020
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    Retro Jungle Production With Pete Cannon

    Video Feature: Retro Akai, Atari & Amiga

    In this exclusive SOS Video Feature, we talk to jungle producer Pete Cannon about how and why he’s still using Akais, Ataris and Amigas.

    Techniques Aug 2020
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    Apple MacBook Air 2020

    Laptop Computer

    How does the new version of Apple's entry-level laptop fare in a music and audio-based environment?

    Reviews Aug 2020
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    Arturia OB-Xa V

    Software Synthesizer

    Arturia's latest instrument is a software recreation of Oberheim's pinstriped polysynth.

    Reviews Aug 2020
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    G-Sonique Technol HN1

    Software Instrument

    G-Sonique's Technol HN1 offers bread-and-butter techno sounds in an easy to use format and at a bargain price.

    Reviews Aug 2020
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    Nextmidi Divisimate

    Arrangement Software

    Suffering for your orchestral arrangements? Divisimate can help.

    Reviews Aug 2020
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    Soniccouture Blanks

    Software Drum Instrument

    Soniccouture deliver a powerful drum sampler engine where you provide the samples.

    Reviews Aug 2020
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    XILS Lab X505

    Software Synthesizer

    XILS Lab have recreated a classic Roland string synth, and made a few improvements to boot.

    Reviews Aug 2020
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    Celemony Melodyne 5

    Pitch & Time Manipulation Software

    Although it's now been around for two decades, Melodyne is still the stuff of science fiction. In our exclusive review, we explore version 5's new superpowers.

    Reviews Jul 2020

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