Midi

A MIDI Harmonica

MIDI, or <b>M</b>usical <b>I</b>nstrument <b>D</b>igital <b>I</b>nterface, has been the standard for computer control of musical instruments since the 1980s. It is most often …

The One Dress That Looks Good On Literally Everyone? Midi! Shop Our Faves Now

Midi dresses are a summer go-to for us at SHEfinds. They’re such a quick and easy outfit, but it actually looks like you took time and effort. Wear …

Fashion

5 Arpeggiator Techniques + Free Cheat Sheet

We continue with our Ableton Effects cheat sheet series. Check out the previous cheat sheets and techniques by CLICKING HERE.<p>The entire collection is …

Tutorials

Review round-up: hardware loopers

<b>If you want a hardware looper, your options range from tiny one button/knob pedals to full workstations, with flash memory and MIDI/USB connectivity</b> …

Guitar

Summer Midi Dresses for When You're Not Ready for A Mini

We love a no-fuss, one-step outfit that you can just throw on and look great in. Summer midi dresses tick that box (and more). The perfect length for …

Clothing

Let's Settle the Whole "Can You Wear Red to a Wedding?" Thing Once and For All, Shall We?

Fashion

LinnStrument Updated With Note Animations, New Performance And Sequencing Options

New Feature: You can now turn on light animations that surround and emanate from the played note pads, responding to velocity and pressure. In …

iOS

How To Summer-ise Your Style

THE new-season outlook? Unashamedly bright, says Naomi Smart. Swot up on the ways you can give your wardrobe the seasonal lift it's been craving.

Fashion

Tasty Chips Electronics ST4 Hybrid Synthesizer/Tracker

4 Stereo voices<p>Analog multi-mode VCF per channel including voltage controlled resonance.<p>4 Stereo VCA’s<p>2 LFO’s per channel with:<p>Saw, square, sine, …

Synthesizers

Music Production HOT Tips: Layers & Layering

So, every now and then, we find something’s missing in our productions, and we try adding some new arrangement or adding a new voice, and it just …

Guitar

STEPS Updated with Audiobus 3

STEPS, from Reactable Systems, was updated with Audiobus 3 MIDI support! You can now easily control other apps from their new iPhone sequencer.<p>What's …

iOS

Kenton's 8 Into 2 Intelligent MIDI Merge Ships

<b>Newly available MERGE-8 makes managing multiple data streams simpler</b> 04/05/17<p>Following its introduction at The NAMM Show 2017, MIDI solutions …

Guitar

Twister + Ableton: A Powerful Combination

Making music is all about getting in the flow so your creative ideas get translated directly to songs <i>without</i> getting caught up in the computer. Many …

Tutorials

How to Add Realism To MIDI Strings: With Dave Chick!

Below is a playlist containing the full 4 part series! Thank you very much Dave Chick for your guest contribution!<p>Share this Post<p>en_US<p>article<p>Below is …

Music

7 things to try with Reason 9's Player Devices

<b>The Reason rack has long been graced with tons of creative instruments and effects, but version 9 brings a new category of device to Propellerhead's</b> …

Tutorials

In pictures: Superbooth 17 roundup

Sooper dooper<p><b>Superbooth is only in its second year and it’s already a mainstay of the music tech calendar.</b><p>Following last year’s inaugural event at …

Synthesizers

Cheap DJ Gear For The Thrifty Mixer: Low Cost Hardware

Are you on a tight budget? Wondering how to save money on your DJ spending? Maybe you’re ready to start becoming a DJ and building a setup, but don’t …

MIDI controller

Reactable Intros New MIDI Sequencer For iOS, ‘Steps’

<b>Reactable</b> has introduced Steps – a new MIDI sequencer for iOS that they say lets you ‘create complex rhythmic patterns in a surprising new way’.<p>With …

iOS

16 quick-fire ways to come up with a hook

Intro<p><b>How do the professionals make their tunes so damn catchy? In truth, it's a mixture between practice and luck… but you can tip the odds in your</b> …

Guitar Lessons

The Trend You Need to Try: Oversized Buttons

Designers have been going mad for button detailing this spring and we can’t get enough of it! Usually an after thought…maybe not even a thought… but when artfully placed and totally oversized, buttons can make a truly stylish impact.<p><b>VIDEO: Spring Fashion Trends We're Looking Forward To</b><p>We've round …

Clothing

New Midiflow Adapter Connects Core MIDI Apps To Audiobus 3

<b>Midiflow Adapter</b> is a new iOS app that allows you to connect Core MIDI apps to Audiobus 3.<p>Audiobus 3 has introduced a great new way to interconnect …

Apps

Drem MIDI Drum Triggers Created By Josh Fifelski (video)

Musicians searching for professional MIDI drum triggers may be interested in a new piece of hardware which is being created by Josh Fifelski based in …

Expert Sleepers Multifunction Eurorack Module

<b>disting mk4 is now available</b> 19/04/17<p>Following a successful showcase at this year's NAMM show, <b>Expert Sleepers</b> has announced availability of <b>disting …

Arduino

Turn Pretty Much Anything Into An Instrument Using This DIY Robotics Kit

The hackable and open-source automat hopes to make robotic music production accessible<p>From banging on kitchen pots to blowing into half-filled …

MIDI controller

This free plug-in turns the Macbook Pro's Touch Bar into a MIDI controller

<b>The world’s smallest MIDI controller.</b><p>That touch strip at the top of Apple’s new MacBook Pro could be useful for musicians after all: there’s now a …

MIDI controller

Turn that MacBook Pro Touch Bar into a MIDI controller, free

Let someone else debate whether the Touch Bar is a useful innovation or not. If you’ve got a new MacBook Pro, why not put it to good use?<p>And, in …

MIDI controller

Audiobus 3 review - Audiobus team add MIDI and AU support to their classic iOS music utility app

So the wait is over and Audiobus – an iconic app that, without making any noise of its own, is perhaps one of the most important music apps in iOS …

iOS

Make your MacBook Pro touch bar into a MIDI controller

The Californian synthesist and composer was performing to sleeping audiences decades before they proliferated the festival circuit [<i>via …

MIDI controller

MIDI Touchbar - Midi controller for MacBooks with TouchBar

After few months of release of a new MacBook Pro with Touchbar (I’m writing this from 13″ model MacBook with Touchbar and I really like it) we got …

MIDI controller

Arturia releases affordable new MIDI keyboards, KeyLab Essential

<b>Arturia’s new controllers are designed to make production easy.</b><b>Arturia</b> has launched a new series of MIDI keyboards aimed at budget-conscious …

Music