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Novation's New Bass Station II Firmware Adds AFX Mode By Aphex Twin
New features designed by music legend Aphex Twin make the Bass Station II's latest firmware its most powerful and creative ever. Here's the details.
Apr. 14, 2019
Ultimate Patches Releases Bass Station Master Collection Vols 1&2
With over 300 patches covering retro and modern synths, basses, mellow pads, melodic leads & epic fx, this mega collection of patches for Novation's Bass Station II is on sale now.
Feb. 13, 2019
How To Get The Perfect 808 Sound In Pro Tools
Using carefully selected plug ins and a little care, you too can sculpt an earth-shaking 808 sub bass sound. Here's how.
Nov. 14, 2018
Official Update Turns Novation Bass Station II Into A Paraphonic Synth!
Paraphonic mode, filter tracking, new presets and more are added in the update - plus a chance to win one of only 5 special edition models ever produced!
Nov. 3, 2018
Is The Fingersonic AnalogFusion The Best Of Analog And Digital Worlds In One Synth?
With 6 analog voices, an analog bass engine and a totally separate digital synth engine with 6 voices as well as advanced I/O for studio integration, AnalogFusion has us all excited...
Oct. 18, 2018
Elektron Analog Four Explained And Explored
Master this powerful hardware groove synthesizer and learn how to create sounds, patterns and songs with professional tips and advice from Thavius Beck.
Aug. 14, 2018
How To Design A Punchy Sub Bass In Under 4 Minutes
Use this quick technique in any software or hardware synth to create a deep sub bass that can lend weight to the bottom end of your productions.
Jun. 20, 2018
Marc Doty Explores The Secrets Of Great Bass in Arturia MatrixBrute
Marc Doty shows you how to tweak and set up Arturia's monster synth - MatrixBrute - to get a massive bass sound. Read on to find out the secret.
Feb. 2, 2018
Using Chaos Oscillators To Bring Movement To Your Bass Sounds In Serum
An element of unpredictability can be programmed into your synths to add character, warmth and depth to any bass patch. Multiplier shows you how.
Mar. 9, 2017
Roland Boutique TB-03, Authentic 303 Bass Analog Sound Using ACB?
If you want the classic sound of the 303 Bass Line analog synthesiser, Roland feel they have you covered with their ACB version in the Boutique range called the TB-03. Here's all the official details.
Sep. 10, 2016
Korg Volca Kick Analog Synth With MS-20 Circuits, Touch FX & Pattern Chaining
Korg tell us the new analog volca Kick synth delivers powerful percussive and chromatic kick, bass, and sub bass sounds. Plus it uses the filter from the MS-20 and has new performance features.
Aug. 31, 2016
Producer Tips: Creating Basslines for Beginners
If you're having trouble creating basslines, or want a fresh take, this tutorial explores useful concepts every producer should consider when creating a bassline, regardless of the musical style.
May. 18, 2016
Review: Sam Spacey's Epica Bass, Legendary Vintage Analog Bass Synths for Kontakt
We've been told, "it's all about the bass"... and Sam Spacey's Epica Bass puts a vintage, analog slant on this thought by capturing some authentic legendary bass instruments for Kontakt users.
Jan. 13, 2016
Korg volca Multi VCO Tip: Creating 3 Bass Patterns With One volca bass
If you think Korg's volca bass is just, well, a bass... you'd be mistaken. It's a 3-synth-in-one beast and enables you to program three sub-patterns. G.W. Childs shows you how in this tutorial.
G.W. Childs IV
Sep. 24, 2015
Elektron Overbridge Brings Real Analog to Your VST / AU Plug-Ins
If only producers had analog sounds with the convenience of real-time software control… Thanks to Elektron’s Overbridge (in BETA) we’re almost there. And of course, Electron want to tell us about it.
Jul. 21, 2015
It's Here! Roland Announces New Aira TB-3 Touch Bassline
You've seen the teaser video trailers for Roland's Aira and, if you're like us at AskAudio Mag, wondered what the instruments are... There's 4 of them! To get us rolling, Roland unveil the Aira TB-3.
Feb. 14, 2014
Blipsonic and CDM Announce MeeBlip Anode
Part digital, part analog, but don't be fooled by the smart box containing MeeBlip anode... its uniquely aggressive and bass-heavy sounds will have your keyboard, Mac/PC or iPad swooning in no time.
Nov. 27, 2013
Making Gritty Analog Bass Sounds In Cubase 6
Want to create analog bass sounds? Cubase 6 has you covered with Prologue. Mo Volans takes this instrument over the edge and introduces that much needed grit into your creations.
Jan. 13, 2012
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