Collaboration and Connectivity

Many of the finer things in life are more fun when shared with others. This certainly applies to electronic music creation and performance – and both have their...

Seven Ways To Explore Modular

If not the weird generative soundscapes or classic Berlin-school sequences, then try different levels of modularity to challenge your mindset in how you think of your instruments, plug-ins...

Presenting our NEW book!

Bjooks is proud to present ‘SYNTH GEMS 1’ — a visual exploration honoring and celebrating vintage synths and their creators, with a foreword by Vince Clarke   Our new 320-page...

Modular Synth Hardware Formats

If you’ve decided to dive more into modular synthesis, it’s good to have a little background knowledge by looking at the four main formats. The Eurorack format In...

Modularity

Most electronic instruments consist of different functionalities tucked together under a surface of knobs, faders, buttons and the like. That, or the functionalities are hidden deep in software...

Eight Ways To Challenge Your Workflow

You really never know if your production process could be better until you’ve made plenty of mistakes or challenged yourself to discover new paths to creativity or specific...

Workflow: Finding Inspiring Instruments

Looking at the varied world of music gear, we look at differing workflow techniques across a wide range of styles and tools. The workflow of an electronic instrument...

Expression and Alternative Controllers

There are myriad physical controls for drawing expression from electronic instruments. Here we explore some of the most common — and a few of the most esoteric. Control...

Freedom of Expression

Looking at various forms of electronic music interfaces, we explore methods for interfacing with music, through hardware, software, or a combination of both. In this first installment, we...

NEW Updated Edition of PUSH TURN MOVE - get the details!

We're so proud to announce the updated version of the book that started it all. This new version, features more than 30 new or updated instruments - get...