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We test drive the latest gear, courses, plugins and samples for electronic music producers, so you never have to waste money on poor purchases again

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Buying Guides

We create in-depth buying guides for must-have equipment for every music producer - synths, headphones, keyboards, and more. So you never spend another $500 on crappy equipment.


We review the latest music production courses, samples, plugins and services so you never have to spend money on a plugin you don't need and a course that doesn't live up to its promise.

Original Research

It's not just business; we also do a number of original research, including fun studies, data analysis and resource compilations to give you better insight into music production.

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A study of how average incomes for top musicians in 2017 compared to the average worker.

What equipment do your favorite producers use? An in-depth analysis from social media.

What do Google users around the world search for when they search for 'EDM'? An in-depth analysis

About the Author

Ryan Harrell is a 28 year-old part-time DJ and full-time music producer working primarily in electronic genres with a focus on drum & bass, future hop and chillhop. Ryan has been making music since he was 14 and held a decade long career as a club performer in Atlanta, Buffalo, San Jose and San Diego. He is now a freelance producer helping artists brings their sounds to life.

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