Si Begg music production interview
March 13, 2018

We talk to producer, composer, and DJ Si Begg

Si Begg has more than two decades’ experience working in the music industry. Widely respected for his genre-defying rule breaking, forward-thinking creativity, and his pioneering technical skill, he has carved a reputation for himself as both artist and DJ and has numerous TV, film and ad credits to his name. He has also collaborated on a number of cutting-edge design projects and has won several awards for his work. More…

Year in Review 2017
December 29, 2017

We look back at some of the biggest music production tools of 2017

2017 has seen a veritable plethora of releases, from quirky cool plugins, to huge hardware upgrades. It’s been a roller coaster year for the music industry, and especially the tech therein, so we’re taking a look back at some of the releases that made an impact throughout the past twelve months. January: Audiority Grainspace Grainspace is a cool plugin based on high quality, real-time, granular processing and reverberation. It’s a…

Time+Space Staff Picks 2017
December 23, 2017

Time+Space staff reveal their Top 5 Plugins of 2017

This year we’ve seen the release of some truly groundbreaking new releases that mean creating great tracks has never been easier, or more enjoyable! We thought we’d the celebrate the past twelve months by asking some of the Time+Space team to name their top plugins of 2017. After much deliberation and debate, here’s what they chose… Jack Hale, Product Specialist & Tech Support Toontrack – Superior Drummer 3: The ability…

Black Friday 2017
October 31, 2017

Music Production Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals – what’s in store?

It’s almost that time of year again, where deals and offers on music software, sample packs, software instruments, and hardware are aplenty. That’s right, we’re talking about Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Every year there’s always a wide range of deals and cheap virtual instruments available from some of our most popular brands. So, we thought we’d take a look at last year’s deals, and try and predict some of…

Ethera 2 Soundscapes
October 17, 2017

Zero-G release Ethera Soundscapes V2.0

Supreme sample library veterans Zero-G are back with the second version of their popular Ethera Soundscapes library! This award-winning collection combines stunning male and female voices, synths, and ambient sounds making it a highly useful all-around tool for your cinematic and electronic compositions. It received critical acclaim from critics and customers alike for it’s incredible attention to detail and reasonable price. Here’s what Music Tech and Computer Music magazine had to say…

December 26, 2016

Time+Space Review of the Year – 2016’s Top Selling Plug-ins and Instruments

As a busy 2016 draws to a close, we reflect back on some of the incredible virtual instruments, sample libraries and effects plug-ins released over the year as developers continued to push the boundaries and make our lives as musicians ever more creative and exciting. In no particular order, here are our top 10! iZotope – Neutron Mixing Console The iZotope Neutron mixing plug-in has proven to be a revolutionary…

T+S compares Vocal Instruments
November 10, 2016

Time+Space Compares: Virtual Vocals

Twenty-five years ago, if you told someone that in the future we would be able to virtually recreate the sound of a piano, guitar or voice that sounds so realistic you wouldn’t be able to tell the difference, you may well have just been laughed at.  Skip to 2016 and see how 20 years of development has taken virtual studio technology to advancements beyond belief, and it’s still expanding. With…

Ethera meets Roli
August 25, 2016

We talk to Zero-G Ethera creator about using the vocal instrument with a ROLI Seaboard

There’s no doubt that Zero-G Ethera is a one-of-a-kind cinematic vocal instrument, boasting amazing vocal samples, incredible simplicity and a high degree of playability all packed into a beautiful Kontakt interface for total ease-of use. Ethera’s creator Stefano Maccarelli, who’s wife Clara Sorace is the voice of Ethera, recently released a video where he ‘played’ Ethera with a ROLI Seaboard, so we got in touch with him to find out more…