Interview: Luis Herranz from TrainYourEars

Ear training is an important part of being a musician, bedroom producer or music lover. One of the best tools for frequency training specifically is TrainYourEars, made by the very talented Luis Herranz (check out our recent review here). We cornered Luis recently to pick his brains about all things ear training/softwarey and he was nice enough…

FREE: Kalthallen Cabinet Impulse Responses

They may not be the newest impulses on the market, but the message bears repeating: Kalthallen’s impulses are probably the most balanced, usable and just all around best sounding impulses you can find. They’re also giving away a collection of them 100% free, which, once you’ve heard them, you’ll see is kinda amazing. Not much…

FREE: Reflex Ambience Generator

Here’s a sweet verb/delay plugin from STW Audio. The spiel: “REFLEX free is capable of generating huge spaces, short rooms,  or chorus like modulations through a cascade of regenerating delays. It’s sound is a mixture of straight stereo delays followed by a dense cloud of reflections. It achieves a huge and spacey wideness with a…

Witness the new Gibson 2017 Custom range and despair

The new Gibson Customs are really, really, ridiculously good looking. And with Gibson’s typically eye-watering prices, they may just ruin your day. Check ’em out: Les Paul Custom “The 2017 Les Paul Custom effortlessly lives up to the high standards set by its 1950s archetype while evolving to a level of tone and performance more…