A curated directory of best tools for electronic music production
Music production software (also known as Digital Audio Workstation)
Compose, arrange, record, mix and master professional music.
Unlimited sound libraries & instruments for musicians, sound designers, and live performers.
Music software application for the macOS platform. Available in Logic Express and Logic Pro through the Mac App Store.
Music software emulates a rack of hardware synthesizers, samplers, signal processors, sequencers, and mixers.
Create, record, mix and master music. Available in Studio One Artist and Studio One Pro and Studio One Prime version.
Quickly pitch-correct vocals, convert audio to MIDI, and more in just seconds. Supports video formats and output the video to an external monitor screen.
Cubase can be used to edit and sequence audio and MIDI, and can host VST instruments and effects.
Wide range of sound recording and sound production features.
Software for live performances as well as a tool for composing, recording, mixing, and mastering.
Music apps for macOS and iOS devices that allows users to create music or podcasts.
Software (Mac or PC) for DJing & recording DJ mixes
DJ software designed to be intuitive, reliable and feature rich. Available in Pro and Lite version.
Loops, waveforms, hotcues, beat jumps, sync, mix, record and perform. Works with DJ controller & MIDI instruments.
Rekordbox DJ works seamlessly with Pioneer DJ. Fast load and no waiting for pro performance.
VirtualDJ is easy to learn and master for any starter DJ. And it’s free for non-professional use.
Easy software for digital DJing and mixing. Control elements necessary for mixing tracks on your PC or MAC.
Ableton Live can be used to DJ through MIDI controller setups, audio warping and faders mapping.
Free and open source DJ software for Windows, macOS, and Linux with MIDI controller support & iTunes integration.
Mobile Music Apps
Mobile apps for beat making, mixing and remixing on-the-go
Digital audio workstation available for Android & iOS. Create complete multi-track music projects and export in WAV.
Quickly create your own songs live, without any musical knowledge using studio-quality loops, beats and samples to create a new track.
BandLab makes it easy to create and share your music with the music community.
Music apps for iOS devices. iELECTRIBE is easy, fun and intuitive that emulates a vintage analog synthesizer.
Ninja Jamm’s intuitive kinetic interface, effects and HQ Samplepacks allows you to start making new song from scratch.
Mix your loops, explore and refine your musical ideas. Layer multiple tracks and sound to create rich tracks.
Innovative music application where touch turns into music. Just draw shapes and listen to your piece of music.
Mobile DJ Apps
Mobile apps for DJing, cross-fading and mixing
Play two tracks at the same time and cross-fade like a DJ with pitch & tempo change features.
CrossDJ allows you to mix on a pro DJ software, on desktop and mobile. Easily finds song BPM and syncs them.
Attractive features for those who DJ with a smartphone or tablet. Available in Mix and Pro version.
Perform live, record mixes on-the-go, or Automix mode. Perfect DJ software for casual and mobile DJs.
Virtual turntable for DJs which enables you to mix, remix, scratch, loop or pitch your music in the palm of your hands.
Digital instruments and synthesizers for making professional music
Wavetable synthesizer with high-quality sound & built-in effects library. Create, import, and manipulate in real-time.
Produce any signature analog sounds or custom your own. Popular instrument in modern digital music production.
Quality virtual instrument complete with powerful synthesizers and music samples library.
Extensive production suite with 50+ instruments and effects bundled in one package.
Ultimate synth for basses and leads by utilizing wavetables and oscillators in the creation of synthetic timbres.
High quality virtual analog synthesizer that is designed to suit any production of sound.
High quality virtual instruments software for acoustic sounds, electric keys and pianos.
More than 500+ instruments for producing world-class, high quality orchestra sounds.
Online tools that help you generate musical chords
Chord progression generator for your future songs. Easily generate chord progression in one click.
Pick an instrument type that you want to generate chord progression with and a music key of your desire.
Generate new chord progression ideas and export the MIDI straight to your DAW. Get inspiration easily.
Esaily create a chord progression and display the tones of its chords directly on the fretboard.
Under $100 Gear
Studio setup and portable controllers under $100
Budget microphone for basic recording under $100.
Affordable mid-range headphone for detailed audio monitoring.
A 25 keys MIDI keyboard with on-board pitch-band, and modulation wheels.
MIDI keyboard with drum pads and works seamlessly with Ableton Live software.
Compact mini keyboard for backpack carry and composing beats.
Compact MIDI keyboard that includes software to start making any music.
Headphone for casual listeners/ home studio owners with comfortable ear pads.
Cheap capture solution for small sound projects.
MIDI controller with V25 editor software & adjustable velocity.
Mobile DJ controller with 2 jog wheels, 3 band equalizers & faders.
DJ controller with LED backlit buttons, volume faders, mixers & jog wheels.
Affordable speakers with decent sound experience for beginner producers.
Compact studio monitors comes with built in Bluetooth support.
Desktop monitors for beginner producers that combine great price & performance.
Magazine on sound engineering, music production and digital recording
Covering topic of creating digital music on computers. Each issue includes DVD contents: samples, plug-ins, tutorials, etc.
Publication on digital music software, hardware, instruments, tutorials, mixing, mastering and product reviews.
Packed with inspiration for today’s modern producers, music technology, DJ gear and production tips.
Product review of electronic musical software and recording devices, and interviews with industry professionals.