Using Electric Guitars in Dance Music with Matt Lange

Producer and sound designer Matt Lange walks us through his favorite techniques for processing electric guitars in electronic music.

January 21, 2022
Jukebox Vocals: How Doo-Wop Shaped American Music

We’re celebrating the launch of our new Line for Arcade, Jukebox Vocals, with a look at our favorite doo-wop groups and vocal bands of the ’50s and ’60s.

January 12, 2022
In the Studio: Flosstradamus

Producer and DJ Flosstradamus invites us into his Los Angeles studio to talk about the art of remixing and how he uses Arcade to capture ideas, fast.

December 21, 2021
New in Arcade: Lush Experimental Synths, Heavenly Voices, and More

Every month, we put out fresh sounds in Output’s inspiration machine, Arcade. Let’s explore Brain Waves, our Line for experimental hip-hop and electronica.

December 16, 2021
New Line in Arcade: Make LA Beat Scene Songs With Brain Waves

The LA beat scene fused hip-hop and electronica and changed music forever. Learn more about the songs and sounds that inspired our latest Line: Brain Waves.

November 12, 2021
New in Arcade 2.0: Fully Playable Instruments and Killer Leads

Every month, we put out fresh sounds in Output’s inspiration machine, Arcade. Today, we explore the neon synth melodies of our new collection, Lead.

October 29, 2021
Arcade Referral Program: Get a Free Month

Give the gift of music: To celebrate Arcade 2.0, we’re launching a new referral program. Get a free month for every friend who signs up for the first time!

October 25, 2021
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
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
New in Arcade: Lush R&B Chords, Fuzzed Out Lo-Fi, and More

Life is hard. Love? Even harder. But finding excellent sounds for your next R&B hit? That’s no problem at all. Output is proud to debut a new Line for ARCADE: Honey.

September 1, 2021
New in Arcade: Emotional Pop and Dramatic Instrumentals

Need emotional synths and arps for your next track? Or ear candy vocal stabs to dress up an R&B tune? Check out what’s new in ARCADE.

July 23, 2021
How To Use Arcade’s Kit Generator To Easily Chop Up Samples

Easily create personalized Kits from any of the samples within ARCADE or your own hard drive.

June 23, 2021
New in Arcade: High-Energy Electro and Lovelorn Instrumentals

Need classic electro for your next track? What aboutheart-crushing pads? Or gritty saw pulses that amp up the energy? Check out what’s new in ARCADE.

June 4, 2021
Getting Started With Arcade 1.6

So, you downloaded ARCADE? Great, you’re already on your way to making a track! Here’s a quick guide on how to use ARCADE 1.6.

April 6, 2021
Explore Kit Generator: New in Arcade Version 1.6

Kit Generator has arrived with ARCADE version 1.6! A brand-new feature, Kit Generator lets you automatically transform any audio file into a full, ready-to-play ARCADE Kit.

March 15, 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
New in Arcade: Vox Chants, Samples, and Loops

Let’s explore a few of the new vocal Kits in ARCADE and you can transform them into your own unique instruments for tracks.

December 10, 2020
New in Arcade: Dramatic Sound Effects

Need dramatic sound effects? Check out ARCADE’s stuttered and pulsing synths, tense woodwinds, drones, and more. All royalty-free.

October 29, 2020
New in Arcade: Cinematic and Orchestral Hip-Hop

Creating a strong hip-hop beat requires catchy melodic loops and tight drums. Find all these and more in ARCADE by Output.

October 16, 2020
New Line in Arcade: Overture

Do you need royalty-free orchestral loops for your next track? Take a journey through Output’s newest line and collaboration with Spitfire Audio: Overture.

September 4, 2020
New in Arcade: Drum and Bass and Gospel Loops

ARCADE’s got what you need: ultra-realistic strings, drum breaks, and gospel keys at your service.

September 2, 2020
The Most Popular Hip-Hop Kits in Arcade

ARCADE’s most popular hip-hop kits take your beats to the next level.

August 20, 2020
New in Arcade: Hip-Hop and Ambient Gems

Hear the newest hip-hop gems like guitar licks, ambient waves, and UK drums. Exclusively in ARCADE.

July 31, 2020
How to Make Electronic Music with Arcade

We made a sultry garage-inspired break to show you how easy it is to make electronic music just using ARCADE and nothing else.

July 23, 2020