Review of Scaler 2 – chord detection and creative chord progression creator utility (VST/AU/AAX) by PluginBoutique

IntroductionPluginBoutique have released Scaler 2, a new and updated version of the hugely popular compositional software. Scaler is an inspirational and powerful music theory workstation that gives you access to…

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Review of Scaler 1.5 – chord detection and creative chord progression creator utility (VST/AU/AAX) by PluginBoutique

Introduction PluginBoutique have updated Scaler to version 1.5. I've previously reviewed version 1.2 and have updated the review to reflect the changes. Scaler is a unique and inspirational MIDI effect…

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A list of unusual scales

Sometimes a great way to create new and exciting sounds is to try using a scale type that you haven't used before.  The only downside is that sometimes it can…

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Modes demystified

Modes.  A subject that tends to send a shudder down most guitarists' spines.  And to be honest, it was the one thing when I started learning theory that really confused…

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