20 Mar · Nanoloop has escaped from the GameBoy and iOS to evolve into its own hardware. With a casual gamepad interface and 4x4 matrix sequencer it's a very cool 4 channel device to play with your thumbs
Equipment news, leaks and tips
20 Mar · Beatskillz has introduced Slam XL, the third generation of the Slam series that picks up where Slam Pro left off and does many of the same things – but in a very different way.
20 Mar · The new iPad Air and iPad Mini are powerful, musician-friendly, and certainly among the nicest ~USD 500 pieces of gear you can purchase at the time. Headphone jack and Lightning port, anyone?
20 Mar · The workshop ticket at this years Moogfest appears to offer the chance to build an unreleased Moog Vocoder in the same size and shape as the previous Subharmonicon and DFAM.
20 Mar · Tom Cram's new Yellow Spiral Drive is an all-analogue overdrive pedal that takes the classic DOD 250 design a step further by adding selectable diodes and a Girth control.
19 Mar · Syinsi are bringing a new case to Kickstarter for their 1U analog Eurorack modules. It can take 12 1U tiles and be configured as a fully analog monosynth or versatile modular utility box.
19 Mar · Looking for more variety in your virtual EQ rack? For the VQP Bundle, Fuse Audio Labs has modeled the ultra-rare Langevin 258-A and 259-A passive EQ and filter, and released them as plug-ins.
19 Mar · Stevie T has revealed via a ridiculous video of himself playing his new 20-string guitar. Is this the ultimate Djent machine? Or is it the most impractically bizarre guitar ever made?
19 Mar · Thought you had enough Pultec EQ plug-ins? NoiseAsh brings you even more: The firm says its new Rule Tec collection stays true to the character of the original (and pegs it at a nice price).
19 Mar · Walrus Audio has produced a new V2 of its Monument Harmonic Tap Tremolo from 2017, with new expression control and improved responses. Plus now it's smaller!
18 Mar · Blue Cat Audio says its new Re-Guitar plug-in can make your favourite guitar sound like it has P90s, humbuckers or single-coil pickups - or even transform an electric into an acoustic.
18 Mar · Two new Framus Steve Salas Diablo II models will be shipping from July 2019. You can get them in either Teambuilt or Masterbuilt versions, but you may want to take out a loan to go for the latter.
18 Mar · Will the new Positive Grid BIAS FX2 have all the features you need in one place? Certainly looks like PG is cramming in the features and the new Guitar Match feature looks like a lot of fun...
17 Mar · Keeley aims to turn your guitar into a mono synth with the new Synth-1 pedal, including a handy expression pedal input, some fuzz tones and a Chaos Switch to keep things interesting.
17 Mar · Here are four new free audio toys to play with that came out last week: Nembrini Audio's LoFi Vintage Clipper, Convology XT Free Factory, HY-Delay 4 and The Wave Weld for Ableton Live.
16 Mar · That moment when you find a woodworm infestation while working on your Yamaha RGX 521! Is this the new relic look for 2019? It's certainly a less appetizing way to get a lighter guitar...