Welcome the all-new BandLab 10.0
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Welcome to the all-new BandLab 10.0

It feels like just yesterday when we first launched BandLab at the end of 2015. In under six years, BandLab has become the go-to platform for music creators from all over the world. A living, breathing place where creators make and share their music, connect with like-minded people, form bands,… Read more

Introducing the all-new BandLab Sampler
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Introducing Sampler: Make music out of any sound

In 2018 we launched the Looper, an easy and fun way to be inspired and instantly make beats. When we launched BandLab Sounds in 2020, we gave creators complete access to our extensive library of professionally created samples as starting points or final flourishes to their creations. The next step… Read more

The new BandLab Mastering
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Master your tracks instantly with the all-new BandLab Mastering

One of our biggest goals since day one of BandLab is to break down the barriers to creating and sharing your music. Mastering is an important step in the creative process that brings an audio mix to distribution quality. And this step can be costly and inaccessible for many creators.… Read more

The new BandLab Mix Editor
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BandLab Mix Editor: The world’s leading mobile DAW rebuilt from the ground up

We talk a lot about breaking down the barriers of making music. To do that, you first need easy access to the tools to make music. Enter BandLab’s Mix Editor – our flagship mobile-first digital audio workstation (DAW) available natively across all your devices, Android or iOS and directly via your… Read more

BandLab contest winners for June 2021
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June 2021 BandLab Contest winners

Another month of contests wrapped up! We got some seriously great and diverse entries this month and we’re loving the competition. Read on to see who your winners are for our BandLab contest rounds in June 2021. Read more: July 2021 BandLab Contests: #youGOATthis, #cometmebro, #forkofjuly #junetunes winners Our #junetunes… Read more

How to produce a soul beat on BandLab tutorial
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Beat maker series: How to produce a soul beat on BandLab

How do you produce a soul beat from scratch on BandLab? Read on to find out. Soul is a form of music that never went away. Today, you can find countless music styles which trace their roots to soul – pop, rock, funk, hip hop are just a few. Just… Read more

BandLab contests July
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July 2021 BandLab Contests: #youGOATthis, #cometmebro, #forkofjuly

We’re officially at the halfway point of the year. Day 1 and it’s still business as usual – we’ve got three fresh new contests on BandLab for the month of July. Check them out and enter them to stand a chance to win up to $500! For those who have… Read more

BandLab how to produce a reggae track on BandLab web Mix Editor
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Beat maker series: How to produce a reggae track on BandLab

How do you produce a reggae track on BandLab? We show you how. Reggae is one of the few genres that are instantly recognizable. They don’t have to be Bob Marley tracks for you to know immediately that it's reggae. Don’t believe us? Try listening to "Red Red Wine" by… Read more

BandLab Tutorial In The Band How to Music
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How to music. A tutorial series with In The Band

We’re delighted to collaborate with In The Band to produce a video tutorial series. Music is and always has been a powerful thing. Music connects people, heals, and has the ability to transform our lives. But not everyone has that same accessibility to what we arguably see as a human… Read more

How to make a classic rap beat on BandLab
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How to make a classic rap beat on BandLab

Rewind back to our tutorial on making a boom bap beat on BandLab, we learned that the classic sound of 80s hip-hop was dominated by drum machines – in particular the Oberheim DMX and Roland TR-808. Before this relatively affordable beat-making hardware became available, hip-hop records were often made with… Read more

How to create an Ariana Grande beat on BandLab
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Beat maker series: How to make an Ariana Grande style beat on BandLab

Ariana Grande is a name that dominates the musical landscape today. The kind of mega-fame that has seen numerous broken records and years of chart domination. As part of the vanguard that shifted bubblegum pop toward a more R&B and hip hop influenced sound, Ariana Grande's sound is something worth… Read more

BandLab contest winners May 2021
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May 2021 BandLab Contest winners

Just like that another month is done. We’ve heard everything this month – from massive Star Wars fans to more love than ever for our beautiful moms. Our judges have spoken – keep on reading to find out who your BandLab contest winners for May 2021 are, plus find out… Read more