Original Digidesign Mbox 1 Working in Ubuntu 18.04LTS

I recently picked up an orignal Digidesign Mbox. I had one in the past and always loved the way the Preamps sounded in them. So when I saw this one complete in the box for only $30 I… Read More

Build your own streaming music server with Cherry Music!

Cherry Music is an amazing streaming music server that runs 100% in HTML5 and is written in Python! Having been written in Python means it will run in just about anything. I even got it up and running… Read More

Sampling your synth in Audacity

Some people like using hardware synths some people like using software synths. With hardware synths you have great sounds, but they’re big and not always easy to deal with. With software synths, you almost have too many options,… Read More

xmonad – a lightweight window manager for Linux written in Haskell

I’m a big fan of Lightweight Window Managers for Linux, my personal favorite is still IceWM, but I just so happened to install xmonad on my iBook just to experiment with some other lightweight WMs, but when I… 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

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

Script To Download Scrillions Of Classic Modules From Modarchive.org

The Mod Archive is an incredible website that hosts literally scrillions of module files from the early 1990s all the way up to 2018! If you don’t know, a Module, or “Mod” is an oldschool type of music… Read More

Oberheim OB-X Emulator For Linux

OB-Xd is a very realisic sounding Oberheim OB-X, OB-Xa, and OB-8 emulator that is freely available and Linux compatible! You can download a pre-built package at https://obxd.wordpress.com/ You can also download the source code at github.com/2DaT/Obxd I’ll be looking… Read More