Helpful Forums with Job Postings in the Music Industry

The music industry is full of opportunities, and knowing where to look for these job opportunities is half of the battle. Here are three helpful resources with forums full of job postings: American Association of Independent Music (A2IM) is a not-for-profit trade organization representing a diverse group of over 350 Independently owned American record labels. A2IM’s independent community includes music labels of all sizes and staffing levels across the United States, from Hawaii to Florida, representing musical genres as diverse as […]

Ableton University Tour at USF

Ableton is proud to partner with University of St. Francis, Joliet IL for the “Ableton University Tour” Tuesday, April 12, 2016. This event will take place at the University of St.Francis, 500 Wilcox St. Joliet, IL 60435 in the Turk Theatre from 7:00-9:00PM.  This free event is open to the public and will explore unique approaches for music making,  performance, composition, sound design, production tips and tricks utilizing Ableton Live, Max for Live and Push. Contact for event: Jeff Jaskowiak, director 815/641-0637 or About Ableton: Ableton makes Live – a unique […]



TDR VOS SlickEQ is a mixing/mastering equalizer designed for ease of use, musical flexibility and impeccable sound. Three (and a half) filter-bands arranged in a classic Low/Mid/High semi-parametric layout offer fast and intuitive access to four distinct EQ modes, each representing a set of distinct EQ curves and behaviors. An elaborate auto gain option automatically compensates for changes of perceived loudness during EQ operation. Optionally, SlickEQ allows to exclusively process either the stereo sum or stereo difference (i.e. “stereo width”) […]

DARA OS – Electronic Ensemble – “Dark Minds”

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OTT – Multiband Compressor Effect

OTT is a really simple plugin that is essentially a multiband mastering compressor with a single setting. Throw it on the master channel for instant dynamic crushing energy in your tracks; your mileage may vary, but it could be just the ticket for a good mix. Download here


Zebralette is just one of Zebra2’s oscillators packed into a simple, easy-to-learn framework – but you have everything you need to make some pretty amazing sounds. Sounds that can be directly loaded into Zebra2 later. And should you eventually decide to upgrade to Zebra2, you will already know everything there is to know about the oscillators – which is quite an advantage! Download here



In order to warm up the material with additional harmonic content, SlickEQ offers a switchable EQ non-linearity and an output stage with 3 different saturation models. These options are meant to offer subtle and interesting textures, rather than obvious distortion. The effect is made to add the typical “mojo” often associated with classy audio gear. Download here

TDR Kotelnikov

TDR Kotelnikov is a wideband dynamics processor combining high fidelity dynamic range control with deep musical flexibility. As a descendant of the venerable TDR Feedback Compressor product family, Kotelnikov has directly inherited several unique features such as a proven control scheme, individual release control for peak and RMS content, an intuitive user interface, and powerful, state of the art, high-precision algorithms. Download here