Cubase IC Pro Getting Started

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If you have never used Cubase with your iPad as a remote, I would recommend watching “Cubase IC Pro Getting Started.” This software is awesome. But to see if it helps your workflow, I would recommend watching this video. Tweet

The most expensive music format in the world

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Now that I have your attention, is this, in fact, The most expensive music format in the world? Possibly yes, but probably no because you could theoretically reprint your entire collection of music on wax cylinders and push out the last Edition Music Jam. Seriously though, when are they going to let these older formats die already. […]

How to Imitate a Whole Lot of Hollywood Music in Four Easy Steps

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Okay, not sure how to respond to this one or even if I should post it. But, ok, How to Imitate a Whole Lot of Hollywood Music in Four Easy Steps. you might as well see how with only twelve tones in the scale and a very limited amount of thought, you can really oversimplify […]

The Top 10 Best Music Making and Production Apps

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As technology continues to grow, music making becomes a lot more broad in terms of how we can actually make it. You need to know what are The Top 10 Best Music Making and Production Apps As opposed to needing a four-track recorder, microphone and a few instruments back in the day, now we can […]

Korg NanoKEY Studio

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I have been using as part of a portable setup, the Korg NanoKEY Studio. While I would not recommend this controller for “keys”, because of the click and switch feel of the keys itself, it extends the capabilities of Korg Gadget considerably. One of the best parts about using it is the Bluetooth capabilities. No […]

Europa Shapeshifting Synthesizer

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We used to use Reason quite a bit at Bunker 8. But we have significantly shifted away towards Native Instruments and Steinberg almost exclusively. Now, along comes Europa Shapeshifting Synthesizer from Propellerhead, something extraordinarily interesting, that may force us to reconsider opening Reason once again. What is it? (According to Propellerhead) With companions like the […]

Mother! The hit you on the head creationist story

Mother! The hit you on the head creationist story. Well, sometimes you want to see something a bit different, and you appreciate it when an auteur of cinema decides that he is going to try something new. I didn’t have any hopes that mother would be right. We will start with the title itself; it […]

Top 5 New Features on the Maschine MK3

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This video is all about the Top 5 New Features on the Maschine MK3. Like everyone else on the planet,  we at Bunker 8 cannot wait to get our hands on this latest release of Maschine MK3. We will have to wait until ours arrive. In the meantime, check out the video and the specs on […]

Music tech is the new music industry

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Technology has been pushing music forward since the advent of electricity. Records, radio, cassettes, recording technology, CDs, and finally digital and streaming have all disrupted the norm in music. The industry has always been reticent to adopt new technologies. With the rise of music tech, the music industry can no longer stop the march of […]

The History of the Roland Jupiter 8

There are very few synthesizers deserving of a history article, but near and dear to the top of my list is the Roland Jupiter 8. The machine which seemed to be more predominant than any other, during that early- to mid-80s period, was identifiable via a bright orange, glowing power switch which was also located on […]