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The Dance Music Producer

You will want electronic sounds, decent speakers and simple interfaces. You might start at a budget level on an iPad, but with more cash in your back pocket, you will opt for a ‘proper’ synth. Here are three options for producing electronic dance music at three very different budget points…

OPTION 1: £500 OR LESS

SOFTWARE: Korg Gadget

£38.99

Gadget put iOS electronic music making on the map with its superb touch sequencing and vast array of synths and drum machines. It is, quite simply, one of the best DAWs out there and now available for Macs – look out for a review of that soon. Gadget allows you to quickly create tunes from a great array of virtual instruments – mostly electronic in nature. If you want to start making dance music, there is no better or cheaper way. Simple as.

www.korg.com

Korg Gadget
IK Multimedia iLoud Micro

SPEAKERS: IK Multimedia iLoud Micro

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In issue 169 of MusicTech we present the best dance, acoustic, band and soundtrack setups for all budgets in our massive cover feature, also this issue we speak to the guru of game music, the third part of our huge From Studio to Release feature: this time looking at recording vocals, we feature 6 of the best modular effects and review the latest hardware and software from the likes of Spitfire, Melda, Cableguys, TC Electronic, Apogee, Audified, UVI and more. PLUS free with this issue you get the complete guide to mastering, an exclusive supplement featuring all the best mastering content we’ve run last year
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