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Tony Maserati [Mixer]

With a resume that stretches from here to the moon, Tony Maserati hardly needs an introduction for those in the pro audio world. However, for those just getting into it, it might help to mention that he has credits...
The SubPac is a product that quite a number of people within the world of electronic music and hip-hop are buzzing about, and when I came across it myself, it seemed like something from the future. But apparently the...
Ken Lewis lacks for nothing in terms of a resume within the music industry. From songwriting to mixing, and being an all-around production powerhouse, his credits are littered all across popular urban music acts like Mary J Blidge, Kanye...
You may have already seen my interview with XLN Audio from last year, where I spoke with their Product Manager about the company's origins and their popular drum plugin, Addictive Drums. Well, they've just recently put out the sequel,...
For my latest interview I decided to step into a genre that whilst I occasionally listen to, isn't my regular cup of tea. I find that roots music has its gems, but as over-compressed pop, rock and EDM gain...
The video game developer known  as Crytek is behind some of the most acclaimed games of the 21st century, namely the Far Cry and the Crysis series. With the arrival of the new generation of consoles, they have...

Phil Tan [Mixer]

Phil Tan is one of the leading names in the world of urban and pop music mixing, with his credits pretty much littered all over the place. From 90's hits like Mariah Carey's "Always Be My Baby", to modern...
After having purchased their USB 500 Rack, I was immediately struck by how little I knew of Aphex, who have been around for quite some time, and boast a significant product line that has found its way into recording...
Whilst I'm quite familiar with some of Cakewalk's synthesizer plugins, I had some catching up to do with their audio workstation, SONAR. From it's integrated 3rd part plugins to it's visually appealing interface, there was already quite a lot...
Without a doubt, Universal Audio stands as not only one of the most recognizable brands in pro audio, but also one of the most acclaimed, with both their hardware and software products having ascended to "classic" status in the...

Naughty Dog Audio Team

If you were born before the 90s, I'm hoping that you know about Naughty Dog. After all, their Crash Bandicoot game franchise has sold over 40 million combined copies, their Jak & Daxter series has sold over 12 million...
As the third-largest independent game publisher, Ubisoft boasts some major titles and achievements, such as an employee count of 2000+, billions of dollars in revenue and acclaimed titles like Assassin’s Creed and Splinter Cell. The latest installment of the...
Capcom has been around for 30+ years, and created some of the most iconic video game franchises in history, from Mega Man, Monster Hunter, and Resident Evil to Devil May Cry and Street Fighter. So when I attended the...
Dragon Ball is the 2nd best-selling manga of all time (230+ million volumes sold), and the anime is equally as decorated, given that it's one of the most influential pieces of media that helped advocate the global appeal of...

Adventure Club [Artist]

For quite some time, I've been eager to hear from Adventure Club about how they make their music, and after much behind-the-scenes work, I'm finally been able to present you with the result of my Q&A with one-half of...
Whilst the name PSP Audioware might not be immediately familiar, chances are that the producers and mix engineers among you will have heard of the Vintage Warmer plugin, which has become something of a revered piece of digital equipment...

Mr Bill [Artist]

Mr Bill is a well known Ableton aficionado, and given his extensive series of tutorials about the software, I thought it would be good to have a quick chat about his use of this DAW. The Australian producer is...

Blinders [Artist]

Blinders is a guy who rose to fame off of his remix for Axwell, which has racked up over half a million plays. So I shot him some questions about how he want about making it, as well as...
PMC Speakers are in a class of their own. Widely regarded as one of the most high-end speakers on the market, they’ve been gaining serious traction over the last few years, and have ended up in the studios of...
Whether you’re one of the 90′s babies who grew up playing Blizzard Entertainment’s iconic games, or a current day teen who just bought Diablo III, it’s quite easy to understand why the company will be going down in history...