September 18, 2015

Get your hands on the ultimate Songwriter Bundle

We have teamed up with some of our critically acclaimed brands to bring you an exclusive competition with a huge prize. Enter now and you could win this ultimate songwriting package worth over £1200/€1600! The prize contains award winning software from  Toontrack, Garritan, Vir2 and iZotope and features drums, keys, guitars plus mixing and mastering software – in short it’s everything you need to start making music now! Whether you…

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September 10, 2015

Spotlight on: iZotope Stutter Edit

It´s an effect. It´s an instrument. It´s Stutter Edit—an innovative tool for both studio and stage, designed by BT and developed by iZotope it has stood the test of time, five years after it’s release Stutter Edit is still at the top of it’s game. With Stutter Edit you can tear up your tracks in real time, building thrilling fills, complex effects, shimmering sweeps, and staggering stutters that will leave…

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March 18, 2014

Use ProjectSAM libraries? Why not enter their new contest?

ProjectSAM, the company behind top composing virtual instruments including Symphobia, True Strike, Lumina, Orchestral Essentials and others, have launched a contest especially for users of its libraries. So, if you’ve created a track using one or more ProjectSAM libraries, why not submit it to the contest? The closing date isn’t until 30th April so there’s also plenty of time to start a new track from scratch. There are three prizes…

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July 26, 2011

Emmett Cooke on creating music for media and building a new composer community

Irish composer Emmett Cooke writes minimal music, in particular, minimal piano music which has been used in many different projects from Spanish TV shows to Ralph Lauren adverts. His website sonicoctave.com showcases numerous tracks which can be licensed for film, tv or video game soundtracks and he is also responsible for filmandgamecomposers.com – an online resource for media composers which features interviews, advice, tutorials and a discussion forum. Emmett is…

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March 31, 2011

Michelle Moog-Koussa reveals how the Spectrasonics Tribute Library will benefit the Bob Moog Foundation

Last week saw the announcement of the OMG-1/Bob Moog Foundation contest from Spectrasonics. Entrants are invited to purchase and download a special Tribute library designed to work with Omnisphere and create a track to submit to the contest. The prize is the OMG-1 – a custom built one-of-a kind instrument featuring  a Moog Little Phatty, Omnisphere, Mac Mini, dual iPads, dual iPods and Omni TR all built into a beautiful,…

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January 14, 2011

Spectrasonics deliver true innovation with ‘Omni TR’ iPad App, Omnisphere 1.5 update and OMG-1 synth

It’s that time of year again when the world’s leading pro-audio companies get together in Los Angeles to unveil their endeavors to a global audience, NAMM 2011 is here. Spectrasonics have a habit of keeping something special up their sleeves to present at NAMM, in 2010 they gave us 64-bit support for their entire range and the ‘Omni Live’ iPhone app. Well this year they have not disappointed…

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October 15, 2010

Win a copy of the ‘The Music’, the new album from Blame…

Last week we ran a feature about acclaimed UK dance music producer Blame over on the main T+S website, if you missed it then head over and check it out. In the game for almost 20 years, Blame AKA Conrad Shafie has been devastating dancefloors all over the world with his unique brand of upfront drum and bass. In the the article Blame tells us about how he got started…

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