Learn about what MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is, its unique history, and how to use it as a powerful tool for making music.
Learn about the origins of the lo-fi sound, including saturation, wow, flutter, and tape delay—and how the quirks of analog tape machines have translated to the digital domain.
Music technology journalist Declan McGlynn discusses the potential implications of AI in music, how creators can apply it to their creative processes, and more.
Learn about sample rate, bit depth, dithering, and the various other parameters you might come across when exporting your song from the DAW.
Let’s talk about what a DI box is and explore the variety of applications that make it a useful addition to studios and concert venues alike.
Learn about what a spectrogram is, how to read one, and the unique findings it can uncover about your audio.
Learn about how a phaser works, how a flanger works, and how the two effects can be applied in analog and digital contexts.
Learn about the difference between an EP and an LP, dive into their history, and explore why these mediums still matter in the digital era.
Discover our picks for the best laptops for music production in 2023, and learn about the key features and factors that make them so effective.
Make the most of your home studio setup in 2023 with these 20 top-notch audio interfaces.
No matter if you’re singing, rapping, or podcasting, these are 13 of the best microphones for recording vocals in 2023.
Learn about what the frequency domain is, how it differs from the time domain, and how you can use it for both audio repair and music composition.