Get into the groove with the new tools in Live 8.
Apple have made over 200 improvements to their flagship music production bundle. Can they win over new friends while keeping Logics core user base happy?
Its been a long time coming, but Propellerhead have finally unveiled their take on computer-based audio recording and mixing.
Get to grips with Sonars brand-new PX64 percussion strip, which offers all the processors you need for treating drums.
Breathe new life into your loops with Cubase's LoopMash.
Digital Performer has a great range of features to help you avoid and clean up noise in your recordings.
Working on lots of songs within one project can be annoying. Why not use Pro Tools' advanced features to create a tailor-made Session for each one?
Reason and Ableton Live work well together — we offer some tips on running the two programs in parallel.
Sampled drums lacking realism? Synthesize stereo room mics to add authentic ambience with Sonars built-in effects.
No guitar effects in Cubase? Actually, there are more options than you can count...
Complex tasks of all kinds can be done quickly and easily with Logics Transform window.
Digital Performers time-display and grid features are the key to several cool techniques, including instant glitch effects.
What to do when Pro Tools reports that files have gone missing? Find out in this month's invaluable assortment of tips and tricks.
The idea of a truly portable DAW application has obvious appeal, especially when that application costs as little as EnergyXT. But can you really carry everything you need to make music on a USB Flash drive?
The latest major update to Reaper brings with it a complete overhaul of MIDI functionality, improved automation, and much, much more.
Get a big, produced sound from Sonars classic analogue drumbox samples.
In VariAudio, Cubase 5 users have a sophisticated pitch-correction tool.
Part 2: We turn to Logics dynamics processing in our quest for a polished master.
Save time and make Digital Performer work just how you like it, with easy custom templates and preferences tweaks.
Newcomers and power users alike need to know how to make things right when their Pro Tools Sessions run into trouble.
Warping has changed entirely in Live 8. We show you how to get the most out of the new system.
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