Reviews

Xfer Serum vs the Virus TI – Supersaw Preset and Comparison

Xfer's Serum has been blowing my mind, and to test its abilities, I put it up against the venerable Virus TI hardware synthesizer. The results? Nothing but gold. Truly, a remarkable software synthesizer that can keep up with the old king - and quite possibly exceed it. Like the sound? I have the Virus TI supersaw preset for Serum out for free! Enjoy!...

Review: "Dance Music Manual, 3rd Edition: Tools, Toys, and Techniques" by Rick Sno

“Dance Music Manual, 3rd Edition: Tools, Toys, and Techniques” by Rick Sno [Review]

If you’re new to producing electronic dance music, Rick Sno’s Dance Music Manual [Amazon.com] is a worthwhile (though highly repetitive) guide to getting started fast. For veteran producers, the book covers the gamut and in much detail; while you won’t take away as much as the novices, you’ll likely leave with a few new gems and information gaps filled. The Dance Music Manual is an in-depth, top-to-bottom look at dance music - including music...