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Output Presents UnMute Episode 4: LGBTQIA+ in Music

Output presents UnMute, a series of online conversations that covers hard-hitting, often undiscussed topics in the music industry.

October 15, 2021
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Output News
Talkback: Machinedrum

We chat with prolific electronic producer Machinedrum about plugins, collaboration, organizing your samples, the importance of taking breaks, and much more.

October 13, 2021
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Artist Spotlight
Studio Advice
Arcade 2.0: Note Kits Walkthrough

Introducing Note Kits: A whole new way to play in Arcade. Dive into these new, deeply customizable software instruments with this step-by-step tutorial.

October 6, 2021
Arcade
Output News
Tutorials
Output Afterhours: Landon Cooper, Senior Visual Designer

Get a peek behind the sounds at Output. On deck is Landon Cooper, senior visual designer.

October 5, 2021
Output News
New in Arcade: Gnarly Machines and Sunset Synths

Every month, we put out fresh sounds in Output’s inspiration machine Arcade. Today, we take a look at nostalgic synths, blown-out drums, and so much more.

October 1, 2021
Arcade
The Best Gear to Turn Your Dorm Room Into a Small Music Studio

Home recording can be tough if you’re living with roommates or working with limited space. Here’s the best compact gear for an effective small music studio.

September 28, 2021
Studio Advice
Output Favorites: 9 Best Music Podcasts for Artists and Producers

Podcasts will never replace songs, but the best music podcasts can help artists better understand the universe of music around them.

September 24, 2021
Studio Advice
The 10 Best Lo-Fi Plugins to Download in 2021

Here is a comprehensive list of the best lo-fi plugins on the market right now to inject your music with some wobble and warmth.

September 20, 2021
Output News
The 7 Best Free Piano VST Downloads of 2021

Getting the perfect piano sound on a budget doesn’t have to be tough. Here are the best free piano VST options you can download right now.

September 9, 2021
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