|Sound On Sound - November 1993|
Problems solved by our experts.
Latest news from the hi-tech music recording scene.
Korg i3 Interactive Music Workstation
When is a home keyboard not a home keyboard? When it's Korg's new interactive music workstation.
DSP Sample Looping Tools For Macintosh
Soundcraft Spirit Folio 4 Mixing Console
Soundcraft's ultra quiet mixer goes multitrack.
Roland Desk Top Media Press Conference
Gajits Breakthru Sequencer For Atari ST
We put this value for money Atari sequencer through its paces.
The Alternative MIDI Controllers Session
MD511 • MD512 • MD515 • MD516
20 years of Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon | Alan Parsons
Original engineer on the 'Dark Side Of The Moon' sessions, Alan Parsons, explains the 20th anniversary remastering of this classic album.
The Miracle Piano Teaching System
Each month, Sound On Sound provides you with practical help in making your own music. But what happens when you have a finished 'product', a track or collection of tracks that's just crying out to be heard by the general public? There are many routes to commercial success, and over the next 40 pages this ON THE RECORD special will be exploring some of them.
What A&R Managers want from your demo
For many musicians, their first stab at getting their music heard is sending a demo to a record company or producer. But what do the people who listen to demos every day want from your tape? Sue Sillitoe finds out.
All You Need To Know About Making Your Own Records
Some musicians and bands decide to take their future success into their own hands, by putting money into producing their own records. Tony Batchelor and Sue Silutoe take the mystery out of making your own CD, vinyl or cassette release, from initial Session Tape to final product.
An essential part of a release you can be proud of is a good master tape — and today's sophisticated equipment means that you may be able to do at home what was once the province of mastering studios. Craig Anderton explains.
Dave Stewart On Going It Alone In The Music Biz | Dave Stewart
The major record company route is not the only one to musical success. Dave Stewart has successfully avoided the majors and still manages to make a good living from his home-produced music. Here, he charts his musical history.
Space Cadet | Ian Boddy
Electronic music is one area where independent status is the general rule. Ian Boddy is one of the UK's foremost electronic musicians, with a label he set up especially for his own releases. David Hughes gets the full story.
Tony Prince & The Disco Mix Club | Tony Price
The ingenuity and foresight of DJ Tony Prince resulted in the creation of the DMC record label, the hub of the thriving UK dance remixing scene. Wilf Smarties talks to Tony about how and why the label was set up and persuades remixer Phil Kelsey to take us through a typical remix.
The art of remixing laid bare by DMC's top remixer.
Digital Effects Processors
Concise Reviews Of Essential Accessories
Wilf Smarties gives a new batch of CDs a spin.
John Harris dissects and diagnoses your demos.
Genesis, Marillion and Fuzzbox producer Nick Davis suggests how British music might regain some lost magic.