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    Tom Elmhirst mixes Adele in MWTM's latest video 

    Mix With The Masters present mixing legend at Electric Lady Studios

    Mix With the Masters present the first video series featuring 15-time Grammy award-winning engineer Tom Elmhirst...

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    Mix Bus Strategies: The Definitive Guide For Producers

    Author: Eddie Bazil

    A real labour of love, this neatly-zipped 893MB download file expands to nearly 1GB of data, comprising the 185-page e-book itself, 130 audio files, and 17 associated MP4 video tutorials that in themselves provide a total of 3.5 hours of viewing.

    Reviews May 2018
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    Patch Tweak Book


    Exploring Modular Synthesis. The new book about modular synths, their makers, and masters.

    Following PUSH TURN MOVE, a new book exploring modular synthesis hits Kickstarter on 1st May. You can get involved...

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    Mars By 1980 book to chart evolution of electronic music

    David Stubbs title coming August 2nd

    Charting the evolution of electronic music is no mean feat, but in his upcoming book Mars By 1980: The Story of Electronic Music, David Stubbs aims to do just that.

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    Book Review: Room Acoustics

    6th Edition by Heinrich Kuttruff

    Heinrich Kuttruff, the author of Room Acoustics — which was first published in 1973 and is now in its sixth edition (2017) —...

    Reviews Apr 2018
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    Tone Science TS01 cover

    Tone Science, a new sub-label from DiN

    A compilation of nine tracks from artists working with Modular Synths.

    Inspired by his own “Tone Science” 2016 album release, musician and DiN label owner Ian Boddy has set up a sub-label...

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    Save 40% on new MixBus Strategies e-book

    Exclusive £10 discount on MixBus Strategies book from SOS contributor Eddie Bazil

    Long-time SOS contributor and Samplecraze founder Eddie Bazil has launched a brand new e-book entitled MixBus Strategies, and he's giving SOS readers an exclusive 40% discount for the next 7 days.

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    The New Electronic Guitarist

    By Marty Cutler | Book Review

    Aimed primarily at the guitarist who also wants to get to grips with MIDI and guitar synthesis, Marty Cutler's book manages to cover the subject in adequate depth without ever getting too complicated.

    Reviews Jan 2018
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    Samplecraze Video Tutorials

    Online Resources

    Samplecraze have recently refocused their web site around a host of producer and sound-design video tutorials, with Samplecraze’s founder (and SOS contributor) Eddie Bazil at the helm.

    Reviews Nov 2017
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    Synth Art Vol 1 coffee table book seeks funding

    Kickstarter project enters final week

    Freelance illustrator and games designer Ste Holmes has a penchant for creating artistic renditions of classic...

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    Audient present Recording Foley for The Night Manager

    New video sees Foley track recreated for hit TV show

    Critically-acclaimed mini-series The Night Manager, produced by the BBC, AMC and The Ink Factory, was a...

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    Junkie XL works his modular synth wall

    New video sees composer work with his huge modular rig

    Tom Holkenborg, aka Junkie XL, is now well into the second season of his popular Studio Time with Junkie XL series...

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    Samplecraze offer 130 new tutorials on relaunched site

    Founder calls upon 30+ year experience (DJ Shadow, Native Instruments) for new video

    Samplecraze have announced the launch of a new web site with hundreds of new music production tutorial videos...

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    Recording Orchestra And Other Classical Music Ensembles

    Book Review

    In this book, Grammy Award-winning engineer Richard King reveals the nuts and bolts of his own recording, editing, and mixing methods for a wide range of classical ensembles.

    Reviews Aug 2017
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    CBC producer shares favourite mic & short tutorial videos

    Short recording tutorials and gear overview from Canadian engineer/producer

    Canada’s public broadcaster, CBC, has released three new brief recording tutorials for those wanting to get quick...

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    Paul Epworth deconstructs Skyfall for Mix With The Masters 

    Grammy winner opens Adele Bond theme in video series

    Studio tutorial specialists Mix With The Masters have announced their sixth "Inside the Track" video series....

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    The Sampling Handbook

    eBook Review

    I’ve been dabbling in creating my own sample-based instruments in Kontakt over the last few years — one day, I...

    Reviews Mar 2017
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    Tape Leaders

    Book Review (Author Ian Helliwell)

    For anyone with an interest in the early years of electronic music, Ian Helliwell’s new book (published by Sound On Sound) takes the reader on an enthralling tour of the pioneering British contributors to this genre...

    Reviews Oct 2016
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    Accurate Sound Reproduction Using DSP

    Book Review

    This Kindle e-book is designed to help the reader develop unique custom digital filters that correct the frequency and timing responses of the reader’s loudspeakers within their specific listening environment.

    Reviews Aug 2016
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    Bright Sparks

    Film & Album

    This history of synthesis documentary and album presents the human stories behind the technology that changed the face of electronic music.

    Reviews Jul 2016
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    Witnesses Of Words: by Marco C van der Hoeven

    How 20th Century Microphones Made History

    To some, music technology is simply a means to an end and the music is all that matters. To others, music technology holds some technical importance in its own right.

    Reviews May 2016


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