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5 One-Minute Meditations to Help You Achieve Peace of Mind

"People think the holidays are supposed to be the happiest time of the year, but for many of us, it's stressapalooza," says Dean Sluyter, who has …

Meditation

Don't give up: 5 different ways to meditate

Nodding off? Uncomfortable? Bored? We hear you. Here are five different paths to mindfulness ...We know, we know – we really should be …

The Beginner’s Guide to Walking Meditation

In order to have peace and joy, you must succeed in having peace within each of your steps. Your steps are the most important thing.– Thich Nhat …

Meditation

Letting Go of the Past with Mindfulness Meditation, Part 2

By Charles A. Francis<p><b>Letting go of the past</b> can be quite a challenge for many of us. Pleasant memories lure us back to happier times in our lives, …

Creating Custom Sound Design Patches in Logic Pro X Alchemy Using EXS2

The addition of Alchemy to Logic Pro X’s array of synths in the recent 10.2 update was greeted with gleeful reactions by those who were familiar with …

9 Ways to Create a Sound Design Landscape that will Stand Out from the

Whether you’re building ambiences for a video game, or just building some cool environments for your songs, building a convincing environment isn’t …

The Bizarre Future of Sound Design

9<p>SHARES<p>An exhibition last month in the Netherlands attempted to answer the age old question "what does the future hold?"<p>Bizarre Sound Creatures, held …

The British Electronic Music Scene Is Alive and Kicking

How does so much talent come out of such a comparatively small territory as the British Isles? In music, it's long been the case - ever since the …

‎Kitchen Wormhole Ep by Dutchie on Apple Music

Vinylify Puts Your Favorite Songs on a Record

For all of your hipster mix tape needs.<p>Remember the days of wooing your pimple-faced high school crush with a mix tape? You agonized over the song selection and scribbled the track names with a permanent marker. The recipient had tangible—and quite possibly embarrassing—evidence of your …

Cover Art

11 Hardware MIDI Sequencers Every Producer Should Consider

Hardware Sequencers have been around for some time now and have grown in popularity over the last few years thanks to the introduction of advanced …

Download Free Legowelt Elektrovolt Roland JV2080 Sample Kit

The ultra generous Legowelt has released a new Elektrovolt Roland JV-2080 sample kit... and it's free! In his own words: "Load it up in your Ableton …

A Helmet That Turns Your Brainwaves Into Electronic Music

By outfitting a motorcycle helmet with an EEG device, artist Aiste Noreikaite has created a way to turn firing neurons into heady beats.<p>From the outside, the <i>Experience Helmet</i>, made by Lithuanian sound artist Aiste Noreikaite, looks like any old white motorcycle helmet. But put it on, and you become …

Erasing the Negative Narrative Through Mindfulness Practice

<b>We are what we think. We are what our busy mind, our uncontrolled mind, tell us we are, but we don't have to be. Here's what I mean.</b><p>At six miles long, rural Route 96 runs down a skinny pencil neck of land that is boarded by a bay, a salt river and the Atlantic Ocean. Route 96 is the shortest …

Mindfulness

How to Practice Yoga, Part I

<i>by guest blogger Holly Walck Kostura, certified Iyengar Yoga teacher</i><p>"Alignment is enlightenment." --B.K.S. Iyengar<p>For more than 10 years now, I have been teaching Iyengar yoga, the method of hatha yoga developed by world-renowned yoga master B.K.S. Iyengar. Affectionately known as Guruji to his …

The Extraordinary Scientific Proof That Positive Thinking Works

Ninety percent of success in any walk of life is a direct result of how the mind is used. Top athletes, top business executives, top parents, top entrepreneurs, and the most successful individuals all understand the important truth that the mind is what counts.<p>It really is as simple as Henry Ford …

Quantum Physics