22 Weirdest Instruments Ever; They Don’t Teach These At School

22 Weirdest Instruments Ever; They Don’t Teach These At School

The harmonica, recorder, and melodica are among the most popular instruments to learn in school, especially in early grades. Students may branch out into orchestral instruments as well as the drums, guitar, and bass, depending on the courses they take on, but it’s fair to say there’s an upper limit to the types of music…

9 Best Modular Synth VST Plugins 2023

9 Best Modular Synth VST Plugins 2023

With complex wiring schemes, plenty of tweakable parameters, and a near limitless palette of unreal, warm analog musical sounds and noise, modular synthesis is in vogue again. Most things analog translates well to digital, so it’s no wonder that someone thought to introduce the world of modular synthesis to digital recording. While digital modular synthesis…

61 Best VST Plugins 2023; These Will Transform Your Songs

61 Best VST Plugins 2023; These Will Transform Your Songs

Modern recording typically involves a mix of hardware components and software solutions. But more and more producers are turning to “in the box” recording because it’s fun, and in many cases, you can achieve comparable results without all the expensive, heavy, and sometimes inconvenient hardware units. We’re not suggesting that the analog vs. digital debate…