I use the following:
Drum loops,synths,sequencers,bass,samples with help from some of the most talented female unsigned singers.
Featured 9 times on BBC Introducing and 3 times on BBC Radio 6 MixTape
Guitar , Keys , Bass
Mixcraft v6 , Fruity Loops , Audacity , Mixpad Multi
Korg MS-20 - Arturia MicroBrute
Anything Nitin Sawney plus my new favourites - Superorganism
Runt:Ballad Of Todd Rundgren - One Size Fits All - Zappa - Beachboys Pet Sounds
Zappa,Rundgren,Underworld,Cocteau Twins,Nitin Sawhney,Joni Mitchell,Prince,TheMummers
I think thats for you to decide !!!