Mixxx – DJ software for Linux

Mixxx is pretty nifty DJ software that runs great on Linux. It allows you to use multiple soundcard outputs, supports jack, auto DJ, beat matching and all kinds of cool goodies. It’s definitely worth playing around with even… Read More

There’s a new version of Qjackctl! 0.5.4 released!

Rui Nun Capela’s legendary Jack Audio Connection Kit management software, Qjackctl is finally getting a major overhaul and upgrade. Qjackctl is probably the single most important element to my music production workflow, and I must say I am… Read More

Midish – A Fully Featured Text-Based MIDI Sequencer!

Midish is a fully featured MIDI sequencer for Linux and BSD that runs 100% in text. Who needs graphics anyway? Reading through the manual, I was totally blown away by all the stuff this can do! Midish is… Read More

Made In Linux #7 – Visitors by Demonic Sweaters

This is one of my albums that was made entirely in Linux. Many of the tracks were produced in Rosegarden along with Jamin, Audacity, and Energy XT! While making visitors, I was using somewhat intentionally cheesy sounds like… Read More

How to install Lubuntu on a 2005 iBook G4 in 2018!

If you want to contribute to me making more videos like this https://patreon.com/linuxmusicstudio or my bandcamp https://anthillrecordings.bandcamp.com. Here’s the link to the config files and text document with written instructions of this project https://www.dropbox.com/s/tlsgphpjdwm…. This Macintosh iBook G4… Read More

Milkytracker FX Tutorial!

I promised it years ago, but I finally made the video, haha…. sorry :(. Anyway, here is my FX tutorial for Milkytracker. These techniques will work for just about any tracker software since they all operate in generally… Read More

Why IceWM is still the fastest Window Manager in 2018

IceWM is in my opinion the fastest window manager for GNU/Linux, hands down. I made this walkthrough/tutorial video last year, but after setting up an iBook G4 recently with Lubuntu 16.04LTS I was reminded of it’s amazing speed!… Read More

How To Build MusE Sequencer From Source On Ubuntu 18.04.1LTS

MusE Sequencer is a very cool DAW for Linux and you can install it with your package manager on Ubuntu. However, this version is quite old, and wouldn’t even work correctly on my system, so I thought I… Read More

Vote For The New Ubuntustudio Wallpaper! Closes on 9/19!

Finalists for Ubuntu Studio 18.10 Cosmic Cuttlefish’s Wallpaper Vote Here Top 10 will be chosen based on the results. Voting closes Wednesday September 19th, 2018 at 1800 UTC 1. First Rays 2. Mountain of Caves 3. Ubuntu Studio… Read More

Amiga Audio Sampling in Linux And Amibian

Amibian is an amazing Amiga distribution for Raspberry Pi that runs Amiga emulation on top of a Linux core. You turn it on and boot directly into an Amiga desktop. I love making music on Amiga and wanted… Read More