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PreSonus launch Studio One 3

PreSonus is a company on the move. Recent developments their hardware, audio interfaces, digital mixers and PA systems amongst other items, have been met by universal approval. One of the reasons why we are happy to promote their equipment to our partners is the beautiful integration between the hardware and software that underpins its use. Our […]

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Roland’s TD-25 V Drums explored

The new Roland TD-25 V-Drums series was the big draw at Musik Messe 2015, turning heads, dropping jaws and sparking stampedes. The TD-25K and TD-25KV sit bang in the middle of the V-Drums range, and take over from the acclaimed TD-15 series. But everyone wants to know – what’s changed? The new TD-25 kits represent […]

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Topper Headon, the TD-30KV & The Clash!

Remember The Clash! Quite a blast from the past for us here, but we were delighted to see Topper Headon, the drummer from the band, giving the TD-30KV a run for its money recently on the Roland UK website. What did he make of them? “It’s just incredible,” he says in this exclusive video interview. “I […]

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Meet the Roland JD-XA Synth: The perfect blend of analogue and digital

The JD-XA Analog/Digital Crossover Synthesizer is an advanced new keyboard that offers a unique and powerful approach to synthesis, putting the best elements of analog and digital synth technology at your fingertips. Equipped with fully featured analog and digital sound engines that can be used independently or interactively, the JD-XA brings together classic warmth and […]

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Our work using Minecraft has developed over the past few years at Egerton High School, Trafford, where UCan Play Director Jason Butcher works as the Head of Expressive Arts. In this post Jason talks about his journey using Minecraft in school and shares some videos from the school YouTube channel. When I was first introduced […]

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The story behind PreSonus’ Studio One 3

PreSonus’ new Studio One 3 software marks a massive step in this company’s development. This really informative webcast tells the story behind its development and the people involved. It is a really interesting insight into how one of the world’s leading music technology company’s operates and how the vision of the key people within that company […]

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