18 May 2010
Untold Dubstep Producer Sample Pack
Loopmasters continue their Artist Series sample packs with Dubstep Producer from Untold. We have all the details plus ten free samples from it for you to download.
27 May 2010
Roger Linn's LinnStrument
Roger Linn created the drum machine as we know it today and his latest invention is an instrument with a multi-touch surface a bit like an iPad.
01 Jun 2010
Producer Loops Dubstep Constructions 2
Producer Loops have just released a second volume of their popular Dubstep Constructions sample pack series and we have details of where you can download one entire construction kit for free.
02 Jun 2010
Toontrack's BeatStation marks the next step in powerful yet simple sound design and music production.
07 Jun 2010
Dark Matter - Experiments In Dubstep
Download ten free samples created by Ginz, Pinch, Moving Ninja and Skinnz from the Multiverse dubstep studio / collective.
18 Jun 2010
Griid iPad App
Griid is a modular touch control system for Ableton Live and iPad that ensures that you're able to find and fire any clip at any time without missing a beat.
08 Jun 2010
Sample Logic - Acoustix
Acoustix is a new toolkit of morphed acoustic instruments, percussives, atmospheric soundscapes, pads and tempo-synced audio loops for cinematic music production using Abelton Live.
09 Jun 2010
Nine DJing / Music Making iPad Apps
Is Apple's iPad going to change the way we DJ and make music? Maybe not right now but here are some examples that show potential for the future...
14 Jun 2010
Public Records Launch
Public Records is a new record label set up for the specific purpose of providing talented and undiscovered artists with an effective platform to launch their careers.
16 Jun 2010
TC-Helicon VoiceLive Touch
TC-Helicon's VoiceLive Touch is a new 'go anywhere' vocal processor that delivers quality vocal effects and loops.
08 Jul 2010
In The Studio: DJ Distance
Future Loops have just released a sample pack created by dubstep producer, DJ and Chestplate label founder Distance. Get Distance's essential studio tips and tricks right here...
15 Jul 2010
Jungle Veterans Sample Pack
Future Loops have just released a sample pack dedicated to the classic 90s jungle sound that elevated drum programming to an art form.
22 Jul 2010
In The Studio: Alex Smoke
Alex Smoke mainly produces techno and electronica but has ventured into classical composition recently. He's also just created a sample pack so we quizzed him on how he makes music...
29 Jul 2010
Native Instruments Announce Komplete 7
Native Instruments have announced Komplete 7, an expanded version of its studio-standard software bundle. It now combines 24 instruments & effects with over 10,000 sounds & 90 GB of samples.
04 Aug 2010
BPM 2010 Dates Announced
BPM is Europe's biggest event dedicated to DJing, electronic music production and club culture. Find out when and where this year's event is taking place...
10 Aug 2010
touchAble iPad Ableton Controller
House producers Sylvain Garcia and Christian Blomert recently unveiled touchAble, an app that turns your iPad into a multi-touch Ableton Live controller. Get the full specs inside...
12 Aug 2010
Loopmasters DJ Mix Tools
Producers will already know Loopmasters for their sample packs but they're now expanding into the DJ market by launching a new series called DJ Mixtools.
17 Aug 2010
Native Instruments Reveal Traktor Kontrol S4
Native Instruments have just announced Traktor Kontrol S4, an integrated DJ system with state-of-the-art performance capabilities and intuitive tactile control.
01 Sep 2010
The Future of DJing: Prototype Technology
Take a look through a touch-screen window into what could be the future of DJing...
14 Sep 2010
Dropbox Spells Doom For Hard Drives
Dropbox is cloud technology that lets you back-up, sync, share files and it works like a dream for music producers.
13 Sep 2010
Native Instruments Launch Reaktor Prism
Reaktor Prism is a new synthesizer created by none other than Stephan Schmitt, founder of Native Instruments and the creator of Reaktor.
16 Sep 2010
Avid Reveal New Pro Tools Mbox
Come and take a look at the three next-generation Pro Tools Mbox models for 2010.
04 Oct 2010
In The Studio: Deekline
Deekline has just released a sample pack featuring vocals from The Ragga Twins. We spoke to Deekline to find out how he approaches making music and he also gave us ten samples from the pack to give away.
30 Sep 2010
Free Samples: Jungle Ammunition
We have ten free samples to give away from Loopmasters' latest sample pack Jungle Ammunition...
09 Dec 2010
In The Studio: Rennie Pilgrem
Breaks legend Rennie Pilgrem has just released a funk sample pack for Loopmasters - find out how he works in the studio and download ten free samples from the pack to use in your own tunes.
Clima Guest Mix And Free Track
Spanish production duo Clima have some big releases coming up, and to celebrate, they have a guest mix and a track to give away.
One World Many Cultures With David Boomah
He has gone and done it. The new album from David Boomah is out now, and of course, Kmag wanted to get the lowdown from the man himself.
Empress Guest Mix
Best known for her marathon genre-bending sessions behind the decks, Empress checks in with a heavy-duty guest mix and broad-ranging interview that spans the course of her career.
Swindle Lives For The Jazz
Swindle's new album is coming out on DEEPMEDi on June 16th. We caught up with the bass music jet-setter to discuss his work and the sense of achievement of the album's completion.
Bassclash Meets Dubstar
Leading dubstep label Dubstar is teaming up with Bassclash for a huge compilation album, out now. Find out more here.
With interest peaking in their upcoming London night, we find out more about the Innersoul crew, and what they are up to.
CM Sounds Competition
CM Sounds have some amazing music technology courses on offer. They are now teaming up with Kmag for a competition. We give you all you need to know right here.
Aural Imbalance Comes Out Of Plato's Cave
Aural Imbalance is one half of Out Of Plato's Cave, who have recently dropped an album on the Greta Cottage Workshop label. We speak to him about it here.
Snoop releases new photo app Snoopify
West coast rapper cum reggae star Snoop Lion, has launched his own photo editing app for iOS and Android.
London-based collective Innersoul are absolutely taking over London town. With a number of events taking place soon, their star is in the ascendancy. Grab the info right here.
Black Sun Empire Announce Blackout Music
Something very special is happening over in the Black Sun Empire camp right now. A new label, a new release, sample packs and more. Check it all out here.
Hospital Readies Hospitality Summer 2013
The all-conquering Hospital Records are ready to launch with the latest in their compilation series, Hospitality Summer 2013. Read on for more.
Good News Poppers Expand To Liquid Boppers
The Good News Poppers label is expanding into new territory, with the announcement of new sister label, Liquid Boppers. Kmag brings you all that you need to know right here.
Dispatch Recordings Reaches Round The World
Undoubtedly one of the hottest labels around at the moment, Dispatch are recruiting all comers. Their latest release is out now, and we get the skinny from DBRUK.
Beastie Respond Interview
With his debut album 'Fictitious Nostalgia' imminent, Danish DJ, producer and all round music man Beastie Respond chats to Kmag ahead of the forthcoming release.