10 May · With shades of Korg Volcas and Behringer Minisynths Roland's AIRA Compact series introduces the T-8 Beat Machine, J-6 Chord Synthesizer and E-4 Voice Tweaker.
Roland - News and Rumours
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27 Apr · The JUNO-X combines iconic JUNO-106 styling with Roland's advanced ZEN-Core synthesizer engine to offer a vintage experience with huge sound potential
22 Apr · Easily one of the most famous Polysnths ever made it's high time that we looked at the best Jupiter 8 Software Synth Recreations.
21 Apr · Roland has released a new firmware for the Jupiter-X and XM ZENCore synthesizers, including a new Jupiter-X model based on the Jupiter heritage.
18 Apr · To celebrate 50 years of inspiration and innovation from Roland Bjooks is releasing a massive 400-page coffee-table tome of Roland's fabulousness.
01 Apr · Producing authentic dub delay has always been tricky to do in the box. We go through some techniques and some of the best plugins available.
16 Mar · The new FANTOM-0 takes its sonic power and fluid workflow from the flagship FANTOM synthesizer workstation and works it into three lightweight designs
11 Mar · An 808, 303 and 101 running in my browser? Say goodbye to your productivity because the Roland50 Studio is going to keep you busy and entertained all day.
09 Mar · Roland has added the JUNO-60 Chorus plug-in to Roland Cloud. It's far from the first Juno chorus emulation, but it's certainly the most expensive (if you're not a subscriber, that is).
05 Mar · The sound of the Roland Juno has spanned four decades! We check out some of the best synth plugins that capture its classic sound.
03 Mar · It's 303 day and so it's time to get squeaking on that filter, cranking up those basslines and embracing those long lost days of hope and happiness.
26 Feb · Recreating the sound of a classic synth requires technique and the right tools. Let's talk 303 and look at the best software emulations.
29 Jan · The Roland SH-101 turns 40 this year! We explore its significance in modern music and look at a few ways to reproduce its iconic sound.
21 Jan · Roland has updated their FANTOM workstation to v3.0 to support the EXM007 n/zyne Model Expansion all-new synthesizer engine.
20 Jan · Roland takes us through the history of musical invention with an interactive website, anniversary editions and hints of new products.
27 Dec 2021 · The year's most successful synthesizers, according to sales at Thomann: This year's list has some surprises in store. Was your favourite among the top 20?