Essential Music Production Equipment

One of the first things beginner music producers often ask is, “What basic equipment do I need to get started?”

Mics and MIDI keyboards are often considered the most important external pieces of gear.

So today we’d like to introduce you to iRig Mic Studio and iRig Keys Pro as they’ve proven to be a great fit for Soundtrap studio.

iRig Mic Studio


You can make professional audio and vocal recordings anywhere, anytime in the Soundtrap studio with iRig Mic Studio.

A great mic for musicians, vocalists, home producers, podcasters, broadcasters, voice-over artists and more.


iRig Keys Pro

iRig Keys Pro is a 37 key universal keyboard controller. It’s a super-compact, bus-powered, “plug and play” MIDI controller that you can use anytime and anywhere. Despite its small footprint, if offers full-size, velocity-sensitive keys, allowing for a realistic playing feel.