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Kraftwerk, Devo Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Thu, 11/10/2018 - 01:27
The Rock & Roll Hall of fame has announced its nominee roster for 2019, and Kraftwerk & Devo are among the list of nominees.… Read More Kraftwerk, Devo Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame
Categories: Music Technology

Free State FX Intros Ornament & Crime Module For 5U Modular Systems

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 12:57
Free State FX has introduced a 1U width Ornament & Crime module for dotcom-style 5U modular synthesizers.… Read More Free State FX Intros Ornament & Crime Module For 5U Modular Systems
Categories: Music Technology

Moritz Simon Geist On Making Techno with Music Robots

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 11:00
Moritz Simon Geist, creator of the massive MR-808 robotic drum machine, let us know about his latest videos, which explore making techno using music robots.… Read More Moritz Simon Geist On Making Techno with Music Robots
Categories: Music Technology

Lakeside Audio Intros Groovestar 3.0 Step Sequencer

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:31
Lakeside Audio has introduced Groovestar 3.0, an updated version of its step synthesizer plugin for Mac & Windows.… Read More Lakeside Audio Intros Groovestar 3.0 Step Sequencer
Categories: Music Technology

New Plugin, Nostromos v2, Inspired by 80s Sci Fi Movies

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:26
SampleScience has introduced Nostromos v2, a plugin instrument inspired by 80s science fiction movies, such as Alien, Creature, The Abyss, and Predator.… Read More New Plugin, Nostromos v2, Inspired by 80s Sci Fi Movies
Categories: Music Technology

How To Make A DIY Foot Switch Controller From An Old USB Computer Keyboard

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 10:20
Reader Andrea Messina shared this visual demo of making a DIY foot switch controller from an old US computer keyboard. … Read More How To Make A DIY Foot Switch Controller From An Old USB Computer Keyboard
Categories: Music Technology

‘Super Pulse Width Modulation’ With The Dove Audio WTF Oscillator

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 09:50
Here's a quick demo of the new Dove Audio WTF oscillator, which is available in both 5U and Euro formats. … Read More ‘Super Pulse Width Modulation’ With The Dove Audio WTF Oscillator
Categories: Music Technology

Junkie XL On Three Ways To Improve Your Studio

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 09:05
Holkenborg is known for film scoring, and his video reflects this, focusing on three relatively cheap ways he's improved the way his studio works and sounds. … Read More Junkie XL On Three Ways To Improve Your Studio
Categories: Music Technology

Free Probability Pack For Ableton Live Suite

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 08:35
Ableton & Sonic Faction have released Probability Pack - a set of five step sequencers and 'idea generators', designed to let you add controlled randomization to any composition and performance process.… Read More Free Probability Pack For Ableton Live Suite
Categories: Music Technology

New All-Modular Compilation Album – Tone Science Module No.2 Elements and Particles

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 06:17
'Tone Science Module No.2 Elements and Particles' continues the journey down the rabbit hole of possibilities and sound worlds offered by modular synthesizers.… Read More New All-Modular Compilation Album – Tone Science Module No.2 Elements and Particles
Categories: Music Technology

Moog One Synthesizer In-Depth Demo

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 04:51
In this video, Moog's Amos Gaynes does an in-depth demo of the new Moog One polyphonic synthesizer.… Read More Moog One Synthesizer In-Depth Demo
Categories: Music Technology

Moog One Build Live Stream

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 00:47
In conjunction with the official announcement of the new Moog One, Moog Music is live streaming the assembly of one of the new keyboards from their factory in Asheville, NC. … Read More Moog One Build Live Stream
Categories: Music Technology

Moog One First Audio Demo

Tue, 09/10/2018 - 00:28
Moog today officially introduced the One synthesizer - their first polyphonic hardware synth in decades. … Read More Moog One First Audio Demo
Categories: Music Technology

Zentric Egg – The Sorcerer

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 16:03
Zentric Egg is influenced by demoscene animations and produces 3D rendered animation sequences set to his music. … Read More Zentric Egg – The Sorcerer
Categories: Music Technology

Modular Techno Live Set

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 15:56
Galactica performs with a 520hp Eurorack modular setup, including the WMD performance mixer and the Erica Drum Sequencer.… Read More Modular Techno Live Set
Categories: Music Technology

Ambient Music On An Elektron Digitakt + Cassette Tape

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 15:41
This video captures an ambient track, featuring Elektron Digitakt recorded to cassette tape.… Read More Ambient Music On An Elektron Digitakt + Cassette Tape
Categories: Music Technology

“Isn’t She Lovely” On The Glide

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 15:31
This video captures a cover of Stevie Wonder's "Isn't She Lovely", performed on a new electronic instrument, The Glide. … Read More “Isn’t She Lovely” On The Glide
Categories: Music Technology

Generative Music With Gestrument Pro & A DIY Resonator

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 14:56
This ambient improvisation, explores using Gestrument Pro for creating ambient electro-acoustic music. … Read More Generative Music With Gestrument Pro & A DIY Resonator
Categories: Music Technology

Elektron Octatrack FX Send Tutorial

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 14:33
In his latest video, synth guru Enrique Martinez digs into one of his favorite features on the Elektron Octatrack:… Read More Elektron Octatrack FX Send Tutorial
Categories: Music Technology

How Behringer Model D Tuning Varies Over Time

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 14:24
Here's a look at how oscillator tuning of the oscillators of a Behringer D synthesizer vary over time - and how this compares to a variety of other synthesizers. … Read More How Behringer Model D Tuning Varies Over Time
Categories: Music Technology

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