Get To Know the Women Who Power Output

Overall, women only make up five percent of the music tech industry, but not at Output! Get to know nine women who bring our tools to life.

March 5, 2021
New in ARCADE: High-Energy Guitar and Lo-Fi Hip-Hop Samples

Need lo-fi hip-hop samples for your next track? How about some detuned guitar? Or big, retro-sounding brass? Check out what’s new in ARCADE.

March 3, 2021
Demuir Is the DJ and Producer Re-Politicizing Dance Music: Interview

House artist Demuir is candid about the state of diversity in dance music. Read how he’s changing the industry with his labels and art.

March 2, 2021
How Nathalie Joachim Is Bringing Haiti To Classical Music: Interview

Haitian-American composer Nathalie Joachim is breaking down monolithic ideas about classical music through what she knows best: herself.

February 24, 2021
Make Trap Music Fast Using EXHALE and ARCADE

If you’re craving vocal chops, hooks, and chants for your next trap track, good news — vocal engine EXHALE is on sale now until March 1st.

February 23, 2021
Interview: KennyHoopla Is Redefining Alt-Rock Nostalgia

KennyHoopla is one of alt-rock’s brightest, most singular voices. See how he’s redefining alt rock on his own terms, from Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

February 17, 2021
14 Heartbreaking Songs to Cry Along With on Valentine’s Day

If you’re not celebrating Valentine’s Day with roses and heart-shaped candy, check out this list of heartbreaking songs to cry along with.

February 14, 2021
Celebrate the Year of the Ox With Output

Happy Lunar New Year! To mark the year of the ox, meet four creators of east Asian descent who have carved a path through their own ox-like traits.

February 12, 2021
Why Musicians Love Frontier Studio Monitors

“There’s 3 words I can use to describe these monitors: silky, punchy, and honest,” says !llmind.

February 6, 2021
Everything That’s New in ARCADE Version 1.5

ARCADE version 1.5 is here with major improvements to the Browser navigation and search tools to streamline your creative process.

February 4, 2021
First Look: Frontier Studio Monitors Unboxing

Frontier is Output’s first ever pair of studio monitors in collaboration with Barefoot Sound. Let’s check them out in this unboxing video.

January 29, 2021
9 New Year’s Resolution Ideas for Musicians in 2021

9 lifestyle changes for musicians to hit the ground running in 2021, from studio organization tips to signing up for free online courses.

January 15, 2021
How To Record Hip-Hop Drum Samples With Daniel Gallardo

Combine acoustic and electronic: Step inside the studio with Daniel Gallardo and see how we recorded his hip-hop drum samples for ARCADE.

January 5, 2021
2020 in Review: The 7 Best Output Moments To Remember

Let’s look at 2020 in review — one of the wildest years in Output history — with some of our favorite musicians and guidebooks.

December 31, 2020
Celebrating Three Good Things That Happened in 2020

Happy holidays from Output to you and yours! This year was rough to say the least, but we thought we…

December 22, 2020
35 New Vocal Kits for Hooked

ARCADE‘s fan favorite Line, Hooked, just got a major update. Get ready to explore 35 brand new Kits available now…

December 10, 2020
Our Favorite Preset Pairs

Exhale and Portal Play trippy games with time and create space in your mix with Exhale and Portal working together.…

November 27, 2020
Royalty-Free Dramatic Sound Effects for Songs

Looking to expand your sample library and snag some dramatic sound effects? Lucky for you, we have you covered in…

October 29, 2020
7 Days of Hooked – Wrapped Up

Whether you tuned in everyday for a week to see what was new in Hooked or you’re just catching up…

October 16, 2020
Make Hip-Hop with ARCADE’s Cinematic Lines

A movie score isn’t the only thing that needs an orchestra. Explore the magic of classical motifs in Hip-Hop with…

October 16, 2020
New Quick Track-Style Kits for Drip and Poolside

ARCADE, Output’s loop synthesizer, has new uploads each day. Find your track’s missing piece with the new Quick Track-style Kits.

October 16, 2020
Arcade 1.4.0 x Pro Tools 2020

Arcade 1.4 is currently incompatible with Pro Tools 2020. While we work on a fix, please download and run the…

October 14, 2020
How To Make Wide Vocals Using THERMAL

Need to make wide vocals? If your lead vocals sound flat and dull, find the perfect way to fit them into the mix with the warmth of THERMAL.

September 11, 2020
Overture Deep Dive

Overture is bringing sophistication and enchantment to ARCADE; let’s check it out.

September 4, 2020