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Novation LaunchPad vs LaunchPad Pro

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 10:10
Novation shared this video, featuring product guru Enrique Martinez sharing his take on the differences between the LaunchPad and the LaunchPad Pro. … Read More Novation LaunchPad vs LaunchPad Pro
Categories: Music Technology

Plogue Updates Chipcrusher Retro-Digital Multi-FX To Version 2

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 10:02
Plogue has updated Chipcrusher, their retro-digital multi-fx plugin, to version 2.… Read More Plogue Updates Chipcrusher Retro-Digital Multi-FX To Version 2
Categories: Music Technology

Autechre Shares Its Elektron Secrets

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 18:53
If you're an Elektron Monomachine or Machinedrum owner, you'll want to check out some files that Autechre has secretly shared on their site.… Read More Autechre Shares Its Elektron Secrets
Categories: Music Technology

Serge Tcherepnin Joins Random*Source As Chief Innovation Officer To Develop Next-Generation Modular

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 00:22
Tcherepnin originally created the Serge system in the early 70's as an inexpensive alternative to Buchla or Moog systems. … Read More Serge Tcherepnin Joins Random*Source As Chief Innovation Officer To Develop Next-Generation Modular
Categories: Music Technology

New DIY Acid Synth, Hydronium (Sneak Preview)

Mon, 12/11/2018 - 06:59
?This video offers a sneak preview of the Rare Waves Hydronium - an upcoming DIY acid synthesizer.… Read More New DIY Acid Synth, Hydronium (Sneak Preview)
Categories: Music Technology

Throat Singing With The SOMA PIPE

Mon, 12/11/2018 - 06:54
The PIPE turns your voice into a synthesizer, and is designed to offer unprecedented levels of vocal processing. … Read More Throat Singing With The SOMA PIPE
Categories: Music Technology

Kort Prologue In-Depth Demo

Mon, 12/11/2018 - 06:45
Product specialist Nick Kwas covers the architecture of the Prologue synth, modulation options, performance features and more. … Read More Kort Prologue In-Depth Demo
Categories: Music Technology

monome norms Synth Jam

Mon, 12/11/2018 - 06:30
This video, duskfall, captures a location ambient performance for monome norns, piano, and Juno 106 synthesizer.… Read More monome norms Synth Jam
Categories: Music Technology

Benge Fugue On ARP 2500

Mon, 12/11/2018 - 06:10
This video documents a piece by Ben Edwards (Benge) for the ARP 2500. … Read More Benge Fugue On ARP 2500
Categories: Music Technology

Ruismaker Noir – A ‘Nasty, Dirty’ Drum Synth For iOS

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 06:32
Noir has a monophonic synthesis engine, but the wide range of pitch/velocity modulation options can make it sound like many different sounds are playing and blending into each other.… Read More Ruismaker Noir – A ‘Nasty, Dirty’ Drum Synth For iOS
Categories: Music Technology

Ableton Loop 2018 Live Streaming Schedule

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 03:27
Ableton is streaming a variety of events and hosting a Creative Challenge, both open to anyone via the Web.… Read More Ableton Loop 2018 Live Streaming Schedule
Categories: Music Technology

Ableton, Native Instruments & Others Join MMA To Help Shape The Future Of MIDI

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 02:30
The MMA says that the new members have joined to help shape a 'major update of MIDI':… Read More Ableton, Native Instruments & Others Join MMA To Help Shape The Future Of MIDI
Categories: Music Technology

La Voix Du Luthier & The New Shape Of Electronic Sound

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 18:48
In this interview, La Voix Du Luthier creator Christophe Duquesne explains why their new resonating speakers offer electronic musicians an alternative to standard monitors.… Read More La Voix Du Luthier & The New Shape Of Electronic Sound
Categories: Music Technology

Author & Punisher On Bringing A Physical Dimension To MIDI Controllers For Doom Metal

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 08:16
These DIY controllers are a way to add a more engaging physical dimension to the MIDI controllers that have become a standard in electronic music. … Read More Author & Punisher On Bringing A Physical Dimension To MIDI Controllers For Doom Metal
Categories: Music Technology

ARP 2600 Hands-On Demo

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 05:25
The latest Doctor Mix video takes a look at the ARP 2600 vintage synthesizer.… Read More ARP 2600 Hands-On Demo
Categories: Music Technology

Dedicated Hardware Controller For Ableton Live Looping

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 05:04
KB Devices has launched a Kickstarter project to fund production of the State Of The Loop, a dedicated foot pedal MIDI controller for looping with Ableton Live.… Read More Dedicated Hardware Controller For Ableton Live Looping
Categories: Music Technology

New ‘Alien Sound Creator’, Quarantine, For Kontakt

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 04:54
Kontakt Hub has introduced Quarantine, described as 'an advanced alien sound creator for modern, science fiction sound design needs'.… Read More New ‘Alien Sound Creator’, Quarantine, For Kontakt
Categories: Music Technology

Fingerlab Intros Free Virtual Mellotron For iOS, Mellowsound

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 04:43
Fingerlab has introduced Mellowsound, a virtual Mellotron for iOS. The basic instrument is a free download, and offers three sounds: Flute, Clarinet & Sax. Additional Mellotron sounds are available as in-app purchases. Features: 3 free instruments: Flute, Clarinet, Sax Basic Mellotron settings: Volume, Tone & Pitch Metronome Mixer (instrument & Metronome, Volume & Pan) Midi… Read More Fingerlab Intros Free Virtual Mellotron For iOS, Mellowsound
Categories: Music Technology

The Tinkertoy Sequencer Meets Vintage Tama Techstar Drum Synthesizer

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 04:33
The construction kits are based around 'spool' connectors, with 8 perimeter holes spaced 45° apart - perfect for creating a mechanical 4-beat loop. … Read More The Tinkertoy Sequencer Meets Vintage Tama Techstar Drum Synthesizer
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Soundtrack Loops Debuts Lowkey Blazers MPC Expansion Pack

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 04:04
Soundtrack Loops has introduced a new expansion pack for Akai MPC hardware, software, and iMPC Pro 2 app, Lowkey Blazers.… Read More Soundtrack Loops Debuts Lowkey Blazers MPC Expansion Pack
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