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CME Xkey37 Portable MIDI Keyboard Review

Yo what’s good fam! Back with another review for you, and if you’re into portable/mobile keyboard controllers you’ll want to check this out. Today I’m reviewing the Xkey37 from CME It’s super slim, lightweight, and has full-sized keys, let’s check it out. So what is the Xkey37? It’s a 37 key version of their super […]

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Review: UVI CS-M version 1.5 Vintage Synth Library

Yo what’s good fam! Back with another UVI product to review, this is from their vintage synth line, specifically, it’s the CS-M…version 1.5 Let’s just jump right in and see what this thing is about So what is the CS-M 1.5? It’s a library dedicated to the “lesser known” Yamaha CS series synths. So for […]

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Review: Serum Advanced Wavetable Synthesizer from Xfer Records

Hey what’s good fam! I finally got my hands on Serum last month after hearing so much about it, thanks to Steve over at Xfer for letting me check it out. Anyway, if you haven’t heard, it’s a super powerful wavetable synth, but what intrigued me about it was the interface seemed really easy to […]

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Aria Sounds London Symphonic Strings Library Demo

Hey what’s good fam! Remember a while back when I did a video on how Aria Sounds was taking suggestions and requests for their new London Symphonic String library? Well that library is now completely done. The library includes  Violins I, Violins II, Viola, Cello, and Bass. Check it out Quick Specs content: 40+GB format: […]

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FAW Circle 2 Synthesizer Demo and Giveaway

Hey what’s good fam! Got a new synth to demo for you, it’s the latest version of Circle from FAW, called….Circle 2 This is a really cool synth with a straight forward interface and some cool technology. At the forefront is their new synthesis type, Vector Phase Shaping, or VPS. In addition to that, the […]

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Demo: Xenos Soundworks Future Retro Beats Presets for u-he Hive synthesizer

Hey what’s good fam, just got a demo of some new patches from Xenos for the new Hive synth from u-he called Hive. The synth is currently in public beta so it’s free to download and test out. Xenos has done some of the factory library and he’s already started on his own patch libraries […]

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Review: AIR Music Xpand!2 Workstation VST

Hey what’s good fam! Back with a review that I think a lot of people will enjoy, at least judging from the types of questions I get all the time. Today I’m checking out Xpand!2 from AIR Music Let’s dig in! So what is Xpand!2?  To keep it simple, it’s a workstation style vst that […]

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Review: Soundiron Mercury Elements

Hey what’s good fam? Back with another review from Soundiron’s “Elements” series, this one is another choir. Let’s just dig in and check it out What is Mercury Elements? This is a version of their Mercury Symphonic Boys Choir library that contains essential elements and a single mic position. So if you don’t need all the […]


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Review: Chris Hein Winds Vol 1 – Flutes

03 December 2014

Hey what’s good fam! Back with another review, this time taking a look at a flute library from Best Service. This one is from Chris Hein’s orchestral woodwind series, and volume 1 is the flutes. Let’s check it out! So what is Chris Hein Winds Vol 1 – Flutes? First, Chris Hein winds is a […]

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Review: Soundiron Iron Pack 01

02 December 2014

Hey what’s good fam! If you’re in the US I hope you had a good holiday weekend. If not, I hope you had a good weekend anyway! Today I’m back with a review from Soundiron, one of my favorite companies…such cool and crazy dudes. Anyway, I wanted to highlight their Iron Pack series, so let’s […]

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Review: Akai APC40 MKII Ableton Live Performance Controller

24 November 2014

Hey what’s good fam! Back with another review for the Ableton Live users. This time I’m checking out the APC40 MKII Let’s check it! So what is the APC40 MKII?  It’s the latest version of Akai’s flagship performance controller for Ableton Live. The APC40 gives you total control over your Live session clips as well […]

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Review: Xils-lab PolyKB II Morphing Analog Synthesizer

20 November 2014

Hey what’s good fam! Back with another review, this time it’s a synth from Xils-Lab called PolyKB II. Let’s get into it! So what is PolyKB II? This is a synth plugin based on a vintage analog synth from RFS called the PolyKobol. One of the main features of the synth is it’s “morphing oscillators” […]

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Review: Sample Logic XOSPHERE Atmosphere Creation Library

18 November 2014

Yo what’s good fam! Got another new product from Sample Logic. This one is dedicated to Atmospheres…so you know I was HIGHLY interested. Let’s check it. So what is XOSPHERE? It’s a brand new library dedicated to creating atmospheres and soundscapes. There’s a bunch of ways you can layer the sounds, as well as automate, […]

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Making a beat with Maschine Studio using iPad Sounds

16 November 2014

Hey what’s good fam! Just a quick video I wanted to share as I was messing around with some iPad apps. I use my iPad in many ways, as a controller, production platform when mobile, and as a sound module in my setup. Many times we look for new plugins or libraries, but if you […]

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Review: Big Fish Audio Vintage Strings

14 November 2014

Hey what’s good fam, it’s Friday again so it’s time for some Big Fish! Today I’m checking out Vintage Strings, it’s a library from the same one’s that did Vintage Horns and Vintage Vibe Let’s dig into it! So what is Vintage Strings? It’s a collection of violin sections recorded in a way to sound […]

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Demo: MVP Platinum Sound Platoon Guitar Center Exclusive

13 November 2014

Hey what’s good fam, just wanted to give you a demo of a new exclusive instrument available at Guitar Center and Musicians Friend by MVP Platinum. They teamed up with Trevor Lawrence Jr on this one (Eminem, 50 Cent, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, Snoop, etc) There’s a bunch of content in there, with a customized […]

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