Spotify Free Download Invite Giveaways from Point Blank

Point Blank is offering readers the chance to get a Spotify Free download invite. Spotify, last week, finally got round to opening their services up to our cousins across the pond. Now music lovers … read more

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Rackflip launches site with Indie Reason ReFills, 10% off for rekkerd readers

Rackflip has anounced the launch of its website, which offers Reason ReFills from various indie developers. It’s not easy finding high quality Reason ReFills that are cheese-free and aren’t based on passing genres or trends. … read more

Exclusive offer: 35% off discoDSP products is pleased to announce an exclusive, limited time promotion in collaboration with discoDSP, offering all readers a 35% discount on discoDSP products. discoDSP products Discovery R3.3, virtual analog synthesizer. Discovery Pro R5.5, higher … read more

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Just a little reminder that you only have 3 days left to join the Moving music production contest. To be honest I am not entirely sure if I will have internet access to check the … read more music contest: “Moving”

As I am preparing to relocate my family to a new house this March, the subject of “moving” has been on my mind a lot lately. Moving is about putting things in motion. Besides the … read more

Goodbye 2010, Hello 2011!

It has been a good year for, and me personally (for those who don’t know, it’s just me running this site). Some short stats on 2010: I managed to churn out close to 3,200 … read more Autumn Music Contest – The Results

Autumn is quickly turning into winter here in the Netherlands – we just had the first snow of the season (and the accompanying traffic jams). While I am writing this post I am listening to … read more Music Contest, Autumn 2010 Edition

I don’t know which part of the world you are in, but here in the Netherlands the transition from summer to winter is clearly visible. Leaves are turning color, the days get shorter, and it … read more

Rekkerd Analog Kick Pack, 65 free kick drum samples from Jomox MBase 01

The Rekkerd Analog Kick Pack is a free sample pack featuring the sounds of a small analog drum synthesizer, the Jomox MBase 01. I recorded this synth a while ago but never got around to … read more

Producer Loops / Rekkerd DNB Competition, and the winner is…

The drum and bass contest is over and looking at the entries I am well pleased with the results. We’ve not only got some massive d&b tunes, quite a few of you took this drum … read more

Producer Loops / Rekkerd DNB Competition

Drum & bass pioneer Goldie at Red Zone (image by Studiodotcom) I am delighted to announce a new contest. This time around it’s all about Drum & Bass, probably my all time favorite music … read more

Sample Remix Contest – The Results

The sample remix contest is over and the votes are in. Before I announce the winners, I would like to quote Dion (NO-ID), who wrote in the comments: Funny,there can be a last place … … read more

Sample Remix Contest – Win D16 Group SilverLine Collection

Some of you have been reminding me it has been way too long since the last sample remix contest, and you’re right! If you are new to sample remix contests, the idea is simple: … read more


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Matt Mower releases Reichatron

Matt Mower has released Reichatron, a phase shifting looper for Native Instruments Reaktor. Reichatron is a sample playing instrument that grew out of my desire to experiment with phase-shifted looping (a la Steve Reichʼs early … read more

Review disclaimer note

I regularly post reviews on To avoid having to write the same disclaimer for every single review I decided to dedicate a page to it. I am not a professional reviewer/musician/sound designer/etc. I make … read more

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Happy New Year

2009 has been a great year for me (becoming a dad) and I hope it was great for you too. Somehow I managed to get close to 3,000 posts out to you, bringing the latest … read more

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rekkerd mixed bag volume 2 – 26 free samples

Beats, basslines, synth melodies… This latest sample pack has them all. Mixed bag volume 2 features 26 samples, in 24bit/44kHz stereo wav format. The download is about 100MB, so I just dropped the samples … read more


This is a complete list of product reviews available at Note: The table can be sorted by clicking on the headings (Product, Developer, and Date). Product Developer Date EARebound eaReckon 2015/01/29 Open Spaces ModeAudio … read more

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de la Mancha releases ballistic

de la Mancha has announced the release of ballistic, a 15 slot drum sample player designed to get you making beats quickly without a million parameters to adjust. de la Mancha ballistic – the little … read more