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Below you will find all our Article Series.
Yamaha AW4416 User Tips(2 articles)
The History Of Roland(5 articles)
Roland VS2480 Masterclass(2 articles)
Synth Secrets - From Sound On Sound(64 articles)
Gordon Reid's classic 'synthesis explained' in-depth series ran in Sound On Sound every month, non-stop, over 5 years and is still used by Colleges and University courses as 'essential reading' when teaching the foundations of synthesis and sound design. We've collected all 63 episodes here, for ease and convenience.
Creative Synthesis With Yamaha XG(3 articles)
Synthesizing The Rest Of The Hammond Organ(2 articles)
Roland XV & JV Power User Tips(4 articles)
Most owners simply stuck with the presets available on the various XV and JV keyboards and sound modules, but delve beyond the surface and embrace the programming powerhouse of features they supply and it will reward your curiosity with a plethora of fabulous-sounding patches and sonic landscapes! This SOS series is your starting point...
Synthesizing Tonewheel Organs(2 articles)
Recording A Jazz Band On Location(2 articles)
Running Your Own Record Label(7 articles)
Synthesizing Acoustic Pianos On The Roland JX10(3 articles)
The History Of Korg(3 articles)
Using Reason(2 articles)
The Truth About Latency(2 articles)
Monitors vs Hi-fi Speakers(2 articles)
ARP Quadra(2 articles)
Surround Sound Explained(9 articles)
Surround sound has been a part of the film industry for many years, but the emergence of affordable digital technology has now pushed it into the domestic mainstream. SOS Technical Editor Hugh Robjohns begins our definitive guide to surround and its implications for the hi-tech musician.
Advanced Reverberation Tips(2 articles)
Reverberation is to sound what light and shadow is to the visual world. It can make or break your productions, so consider this 2-part set of adavnaced tips and advice.
MIDI On The Road(2 articles)
If the very idea of tearing a studio MIDI rig from its comfortable moorings and shoving it in the back of a van for later reconstruction in the local village hall is enough to make you dive behind the sofa and refuse to come out, then this 2-part series is for you!