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
Talkback: Lucky Daye

Lucky Daye speaks to Output about songwriting, developing confidence, and a fateful vocal production session with Babyface.

January 15, 2022
Talkback: Joan as Police Woman

Joan as Police Woman talks workflow and breaks down songs from her new album with the late Tony Allen in our latest Talkback interview.

December 8, 2021
Talkback: Jessy Lanza

DJ and producer Jessy Lanza speaks with Output about her new “DJ-Kicks” mix and her admiration for house divas.

December 1, 2021
In the Studio: Sudan Archives

Violinist and singer Sudan Archives invited us into her Los Angeles home to chat about her origin story and how she uses Arcade by Output for her intricate productions.

November 17, 2021
Talkback: Ross From Friends

South London dance producer Ross From Friends walks us through his custom Max for Live device Thresho and the one synth he used throughout his new album, “Tread.”

November 9, 2021
Talkback: Boys Noize

We catch up with techno maven Boys Noize about the making of his new album +/- (Polarity), his modular synthesis journey, how to finish tracks, and more.

October 28, 2021
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
Output Presents UnMute Episode 1: Race in Music

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

June 15, 2021
Studio Advice From 3 Grammy-Winning Hip-Hop Producers

Get production advice and studio tips from three Grammy-winning hip-hop producers: Larrance Dopson, Om’Mas Keith, and Hit-Boy.

March 13, 2021
Valerie June Is Country Music’s Spiritual Guide: Interview

Valerie June talks about blending country, folk, soul, blues, and jazz on her third album, “The Moon and Stars: Prescriptions for Dreamers.”

March 10, 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
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
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
Output Artist Additions: Analog Strings

Output’s Analog Strings is an expansive library filled with string orchestra and synth samples. Watch Satta and The Album Leaf break it down.

January 20, 2020
In the Studio: Anthony Baldino

Anthony Baldino is a musician, composer, and sound designer who has worked on blockbuster films. Here, he reveals his favorite plugins.

December 12, 2019
In the Studio: HEALTH’s John Famiglietti

HEALTH bassist John Famiglietti invited us into his home studio to discuss how he uses PORTAL to get bigger and weirder sounds.

October 10, 2019
In The Studio: What Hit-Boy Uses to Produce Smash Hits

Hit-Boy is the not-so-secret weapon who has recorded with Travis Scott, Nas, and Beyoncé.

September 10, 2019
In the Studio: How TrapMoneyBenny Made “In My Feelings”

Meet the producer behind Drake’s chart-topping single “In My Feelings” and learn more about making beats with Hooked in ARCADE.

September 1, 2019
In the Studio: Ryan Elder

The composer behind Rick and Morty discusses his approach to scoring and shows us how he builds fantastical music worlds with Output instruments.

August 1, 2019
Output and Atrium Artists: The Gloaming Hour With Niia

We hosted an evening at our HQ with Atrium Artists and a small gathering of producers, composers, and songwriters for a meditation session, sound bath, and collaborative music making lead by Producer and Singer, Niia.

July 26, 2019
How to Make a Two-Times Platinum Song With Scribz Riley

Scribz Riley explains what it took to create “Ring,” the hit song from Cardi B’s debut album and how he used ARCADE to make it happen.

July 15, 2019
In the Studio: Tony Hoffer

Tony Hoffer is the record producer, mixer, and multi-instrumentalist best known for his work with Beck, Air, Phoenix, M83, and Chromeo.

June 3, 2019