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Christian Henson has started something marvelous - a website with a growing library of free piano samples and sample instruments, all of which feature some kind of story behind them. If you aren't familiar with Christian he is one of the people behind Spitfire Audio - one of the best sample library companies in the world (especially for orchestral libraries). He also runs a YouTube page covering many interesting topics in music such as instrument sampling, Eurorack, music business advice, and much more. The website is called pianobook: . I think the idea is fabulous and will help get...

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The past several years has given us an explosion of cheap, high quality analog synthesizers to the point where its hard to know what to buy. If you're on a budget, looking for a gift for the synth-lover in your life, or just want to find some new synthesizers you've never heard of, this list should help you understand your options. All the synths on this list are analog, came out in the past several years, and all are available for under $500 (if you buy used). If you've never bought a synthesizer used, don't worry! Use sites like

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Samples are an incredibly important part of modern music production, and free sample packs are a great way to fill in your collection. Sometimes they can be hard to find as they're spread across many, many different websites. Thats why i've put together this list of free sample packs, so you can spend less time searching and more time producing. I'll be adding more to this list over time as I discover more, but currently its probably tens of thousands of samples! Enough to keep you busy for a very long time.             Cymatics -...

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