When Apple called and asked me to take a look at the latest iteration of their ultra thin MacBook Air laptop (the one introduced in October 2010), my initial thought was "Um, we're a magazine about serious music production tools.
By Lance Hayes I’m often asked, “What exactly is adaptive music?” With that in mind, this entry is dedicated to a core game music production concept. I’ll do my best to offer up a basic outline and explain, with some
Jon Regen reports on the inspiration and perspiration from the 2011 Jazz Fellowship Awards of the American Pianists Association, April 14 16, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana.Most aspiring pianists spend a majority of their time in virtual "instrument lockdown," assembling the
If you've played or even seen vintage keyboards on a major tour, chances are that the Hammond B-3, Rhodes or Wurly electric pianos, Clavinet, and synths have been gone through with a fine-tooth comb by Ken Rich Sound Services . Both a restorer and a customizer, his jobs range from bringing Hammond organs back to th
The Internet age is about freedom of information, and anyone who’d try to stop an information leak about a new synth must be an evil corporate censor, right? Wrong. I recently had to play the "evil corporate censor" to contain