Ask the Experts: Mind Against
The Fognini brothers answer your questions on their inspirations, background, and production techniques.

Mind Against is the DJ and production project of Alessandro and Federico Fognini—two brothers born and raised in Milan, Italy. Having moved to Berlin, via London, in 2011—the goal, they explain, being…

Studio Essentials: Bruno Pronsato
Berlin-based Steven Ford guides us through the essentials that make his studio such a fruitful outlet.

A wise man once said that there are many paths to the top of the mountain; in the case of Steven Ford (a.k.a. Bruno Pronsato), one of the most revered voices in minimal house music, speed metal drummi…

Native Instruments Releases TRAKTOR Update; Gives Away Free Stems
v2.10.1 extends the control of the Stems format to all users.

Native Instruments announced this morning that the company has officially released TRAKTOR PRO 2.10.1—a free software update that extends the control of the Stems format to all TRAKTOR users. The main…

Romania: Exquisitely Elusive
XLR8R travels to Bucharest to learn what makes the vibrant Romanian scene so utterly spellbinding.

It’s just past 4am on Thursday morning in Bucharest, Romania. Adrian Niculae, the artist better known as Priku, is in the DJ booth carefully selecting his array of music, shifting seamlessly between v…

Point Blank breaks down Traktor's Remix Decks
David Clarke introduces Traktor Remix Decks live at BPM Show 2015.

This year at BPM Birmingham—one of the UK’s leading events for the electronic music and clubbing industry—Point Blank teamed up with Native Instruments to host the Learning Zone, giving attendee…

Native Instruments Releases Full Version of Stems Creator App
The company has also provided a video interview from Berlin's own NGHT DRPS, on how he uses Stem Creator.

After a rigorous five-week beta testing period, Native Instruments announced today that the release of the official, full version of Stem Creator is now available for free download via the Stems Music…


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