Best 25 Audio Engineering Schools in the U.S.A

From creating musical scores in movies to orchestrating sound systems for live events to designing beats for songs, audio engineers focus on the science behind the art of music, many of which attend the best … Read more

Best MIDI Pad Controllers

Over the span of a decade fewer people have felt the need to get an MPC or groove box, instead opting for digital step sequencer and a MIDI drum controller. This is due in … Read more

Best Acoustic Guitar Strings

Table of Contents Basics Must Know Details Light strings Nylon strings Guitar Variance Gauge Types String Construction Wound Strings Roundwound Flatwound Halfwound Coated Strings Top Picks Elixir Martin Audio Sample D’Addario Cleartone 2017 Updates For 2017 … Read more

Best Music Production Software

Updates for 2017 In 2017, music production software has become more mobile than ever. This updated list of the best music production software includes packages that automatically scale to fit any screen size. New technologies … Read more

Best DAW Control Surface

Updates for 2017 Flexibility is the trend among the best new digital audio workstation (DAW) control surfaces of 2017. While it was once necessary to design your studio around the needs of your DAW surface, … Read more

Best Midi Keyboard Controller

Updates for 2017 Technology typically moves somewhat slowly in the field of MIDI keyboard controllers. You can generally expect a MIDI keyboard to sense both velocity and pressure, and you can expect it to have … Read more

The Best Drum Machine

Updates for 2017 This is a great time to be in the market for a new drum machine. For 2017, we've added two products to our list of the best drum machines. Each one has … Read more

The Best MIDI to USB Cables For Any Computer

Electronic musical instruments and personal computers connect to MIDI keyboards to allow musicians to produce digital music tracks. These devices can also be used as music education tools for aspiring musicians. MIDI to universal … Read more

The Best Audiobooks in Each Major Category

Let's face it: With the hyperactivity of today's busy lifestyles, more people have difficulty finding the time to simply read for pleasure. Between work, school and extracurricular activities, the downtime necessary to enjoy … Read more

Best MIDI Foot Controller

A MIDI foot controller gives you the freedom to switch back and forth between preprogrammed effects while leaving your hands free to play your instrument. Using signals known as continuous controller (CC) messages and … Read more