Free Roland SH-101 Ableton Live Rack (video)


SH-101 mono synth was released 1983. A small 32-key analogue synthesiser from Roland, that still holds its own today in dance music and for synth solos. SH-101 is especially suitable for techno, ACID, and drum & bass sharing a similar sound as the TB-303 and MC-202 Known for its iconic exciting sound the SH-101 has been used by many famous musical acts including The Cars, the Human League, Aphex Twin, Chromeo, Gorillaz, Daft Punk, The Prodigy etc. An alternative to buying one on Ebay

At the Mutek Festival ?: Stay Updated with this iPhone App


For 12 years, the MUTEK festival has drawn increasing numbers of fans at the end of May for five days and nights of some of the most forward-thinking electronic music programming in North America.While Mutek has expanded to festivals around the world, the main event still remains in the organization’s hometown of Montreal, QC. Mutek aims to embrace and celebrate the innovations and artistry of the digital medium, with each year boasting a considerable lineup of well-known and up-and-

Sound Design of the Audi e-tron (video)


Audi’s e-tron models will cover long distances powered by practically silent electric motors. For future use in its electric 'e-tron' models, AUDI has developed e-sound, a realtime technique of generating synthetic motor sounds for the essentially silent vehicle in order to warn pedestrians and cyclists of the car's proximity. With the new AUDI system, the e-tron car does not broadcast prerecorded engine noises but instead generates sound in realtime to the millisecond, calculated based on data including the electric motor's rotational speed, vehicle speed, loads, and other parameters. 

Six Reasons to Use Linux


Every day, Linux grows in popularity in both desktop and server environments. It has grown it’s user base 64% since June of last year. After that, the first question is - What are the benefits of using Linux instead of Windows? This is in fact a constant debate between the Windows and Linux communities. Given a chance to select your choice of operating system (OS), after reading these benefits, people may prefer to use Linux than anything else. If you’re one of the many who haven’t yet made the switch, or at

uTorrent App Studio Overview


uTorrent has come a long way since it first saw the light of day in the fall of 2005. What started out as a minimalist and no-nonsense client targeted at an already BitTorrent-savvy crowd, has slowly become an application that does far more than downloading alone. uTorrent first introduced apps this past Spring, but this new release takes the feature to new heights with the launch of the Apps Studio to uTorrent’s 65 million plus users. uTorrent Apps Studio is a kind of App Store or Market specifcally for the uTorrent client.

Free Korg Monotron VST clones

The Monotron is a tiny, handheld analog synth that celebrates the weirder, more unpredictable side of analog. Sure, you can program basic tonal sounds to play melodies. The Korg Monotron is great in making insane, unpredictable, weird FX type sounds. One gripe you can stand the ribbon controller becuase it isn't like a true keyboard where pressing a note outputs a single, steady, predictable tone and can be kind of annoying. So maybe your not really an analogue addict  or you don't really feel

ShiftEdit: Cloud Based IDE for Programming Anywhere


ShiftEdit is an online browser-based IDE (Integrated Development Environment) that packages multiple features for developing web pages. It supports website development in PHPHTML, CSS and JS (JavaScript). You can create, edit, and publish web pages, access and upload files through build-in (S)FTP client, and revise previously accessed/edited pages. It comes with couple of time-saving features like, code snippets and jump to line closing brackets to bring ease in coding. Like any IDEs,

Free Loopmasters DJ Mixtools Sample Pack (video)

Well known creator of wide-ranging sample libraries, Loopmasters has decided to make a portion of its new DJ Mix Tools collection available as a free download. The concept behind DJ Mix Tools is pretty simple: you get access to the stems (drums, bass, percussion, leads, etc.) of tunes from a variety of club-friendly genres for use in any way you wish, completely royalty free. The current offering incorporates elements from Loopmasters' "Groove Tech," "Mix FX," "Swedish House," and "Progressive