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5 Things to Consider Before Buying a MIDI Controller
Pads or keys and how many of each? There are many factors to consider when choosing a MIDI controller with so many on the market. Here is some advice to help you make the right decision.
Sep. 13, 2017
Sonic Logic Knob Lab iOS DAW Controller Updated To 1.6 - Here's What's New
Take control of your DAW over almost any kind of connection - customise controls and even trigger hardware synths. Knob Lab gets an update to version 1.6.
Aug. 22, 2017
Review: Sensel Morph, The Controller That Fits All Your Needs?
This advanced touch-sensitive control surface works at a far higher resolution than a regular MIDI controller, and is also suitable for artistic applications. What's not to like?
Aug. 14, 2017
Imaginando (TKFX, LK & DRC) 2nd Anniversary Big Sale
It’s been two years since Imaginando broke onto the scene with their innovative Ableton Live and Traktor iOS controller apps. And now it’s time to celebrate…!
Jun. 22, 2016
10 MIDI Controllers Every Electronic Producer Should Consider
MIDI Controllers. Every self-respecting music producer and musician uses MIDI—sometimes unknowingly. But with so many music controllers out there which one is best for your needs? Let's find out.
Oct. 13, 2015
Review: Yamaha AG06, 6-Channel Mixer & USB Audio Interface
At first glance, the Yamaha AG06 looks like a small, simple mixer. But there are a lot of unique features under the hood. Matthew Loel T. Hepworth climbs under the bonnet to reveal those secrets.
Matthew Loel T. Hepworth
Jul. 28, 2015
Zivix PUC Connects MIDI Hardware to iPad Wirelessly
Are you fed up with the tangles of wires, cables and adaptors between your MIDI keyboards, drum pads, pedal controllers & your iPad? PUC aims to banish those wires from sight.
Jun. 4, 2015
Review: touchAble 3, the Ultimate iPad Controller for Ableton?
If you thought controlling Ableton Live using your iPad had to be serious and limited, think again. touchAble 3 redefines how useful an iPad can be... and how fun it can be as an Ableton controller.
Dec. 23, 2014
Zerodebug Release touchAble 3 with 42 New Templates for Controlling Ableton Live via iPad
The new version of touchAble 3 brings easy plug and play USB connectivity and 42 new templates for Ableton Live’s Instruments and FX. Check out the video below for more details.
Dec. 4, 2014
12 Innovative Ways Apple Watch Could be Used by Musicians & DJs
Though not designed primarily as a standalone device, the Apple Watch could be a useful controller, recording tool and metering analyser for musicians and DJs. Can you think of any more uses?
Sep. 10, 2014
Review: CME Xkey
It's light, metal, portable with full-sized keys and polyphonic aftertouch. But how does the CME Xkey MIDI controller keyboard really perform in the studio and on the road? Andy Bowen finds out.
Jul. 2, 2014
Tuna Knobs Bring DJ Controls to TouchScreens
Would it be cool be able to position tactile rotary encoders on your iPad or Android tablet's screen? Would it create a better DJ app platform? Tweetonig, the creators of Tuna Knobs think so.
Jul. 1, 2014
AirTurn: Hands-Free and Wireless Foot Controller
The AirTurn BT-105 is a wireless pedal controllers. Designed to turn that sheet music page hands-free, the folks at AirTurn have come up with 10 more ways it'll change your musical life.
Apr. 16, 2014
m.phase Releases Multitouch Gesture DAW Remote App for iPad
m.phase is a real head-turner of an app. While other DAW controllers focus on cramming as many buttons and faders onto the iPad screen, m.phase is clear, uncluttered and simple to use.
Apr. 4, 2014
Reviews: iRig Keys Pro
Have you ever wished you could have one keyboard that worked on your iOS devices and your computer? IK Multimedia reckon they might have just the thing and Hollin Jones is on call to test it out.
Jan. 10, 2014
IK Multimedia Announces iRing: Motion Controller for iOS Music Apps
Wow. IK are at it again. This time they're pioneering a new motion-tracking technology that lets users control app functions and music effects on their iOS devices with simple hand gestures.
Jan. 8, 2014
IK Multimedia announces iRig KEYS PRO
IK Multimedia announces iRig KEYS PRO, mobile MIDI keyboard with full-size keys, plus iRig KEYS with Lightning connector (the first range of pro & compact MIDI controllers that include this).
Dec. 3, 2013
Review: Novation Launchpad Mini
Novation's Launch series of controllers have proved very popular... but, will the smaller footprint of the Launch Mini series sink or swim? Hollin Jones puts the Launchpad Mini under the microscope.
Nov. 13, 2013
Review: Parallels Access
Many Mac users will know of the existence of Parallels which lets you run Windows on your Mac. And Parallels Access, allows you to control your Mac using an iPad. Hollin Jones puts it into touch.
Oct. 8, 2013
Review: Soundprism Pro
One developer known as Audanika thinks that they’ve developed a new instrument interface that alleviates the need for any prior training in music. Have they succeeded? G. W. Childs finds out.
G.W. Childs IV
Aug. 3, 2013
How to Control Logic Pro X with an iPad: Logic Remote
Logic Remote is the free iOS app for iPad, designed specifically to control Logic Pro X. There are plenty of third-party remote control apps out there, so what is it that makes this app so special?
Aug. 2, 2013
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