01 Mar · A surprising number of synths use the same oscillator and filter Curtis chips. Yet they don’t sound the same. Why is that? Read on to find out.
Yamaha - News and Rumours
You want all the latest news, rumours and everything else there’s to know about Yamaha? We're happy to oblige: On this page you’ll find everything at a glance – and it’s always up to date!
29 Feb · We're looking at some of the best drum pads for music production and live performance to give your drums a more organic and exciting feel.
24 Feb · In this week's edition of studio deals, we've got some exciting offers on essential recording gear from some of your favourite brands.
20 Feb · We discuss the magic of 1980s reverb, why it's still in use today, and the different ways to bring classic reverb sounds to your setup.
16 Feb · We catch up with the one and only Verdine White, best known as a founding member and the Bassist of the legendary band, Earth, Wind & Fire.
15 Feb · This week's Live Deals includes outstanding deals offering up to 23% off on CC8 Stereo Set from Austrian Audio, Yamaha and LD Systems.
13 Feb · We check out some of the best workstation keyboards under $2500 for music production and arrangement, as well as for live performance.
07 Feb · This week's Synth Deals selection is a particularly exciting range of creative instruments for music production and live performance.
28 Jan · The NAMM 2024 show is just around the corner, and we have the latest, breaking news on all the hottest releases published live as they happen!
26 Jan · Yamaha Drums have launched a range of new finishes to their entry-level Rydeen range of kits, plus a new and versatile Hi-Hat stand.
25 Jan · The new Yamaha Pacifica models contain Reflectone pickups made by Rupert Neve, and offer a Professional and Standard range
19 Jan · Yamaha SEQTRAK, a groovebox with DNA from DX and AMW2 instruments. Is Yamaha coming for Teenage Engineering’s market share? Now available!
04 Jan · Looking for a way to get into FM synthesis? We've selected some of the best FM synths with both sound design and song-creation tools.
20 Dec 2023 · The Best Modelling Amplifier list contains our five favourite guitar amps featuring great tones. With amps for home, live and in the studio
11 Dec 2023 · Looking to buy the best when it comes to e-Drum kits? Look no further. Here's our guide to the top-rated electronic drum kits available today.
08 Dec 2023 · Get your dusty CD blanks out! The new Yamaha CD changer can load up to five CDs at a time!
07 Dec 2023 · E-Drums are often top of the list when starting to learn, but what should you look for when buying an electronic drum kit for beginners?
04 Dec 2023 · Looking for an affordable electronic drum set for practice or the budding drummer in your life? These kits give you great bang for your buck.
01 Dec 2023 · Deciding which drum kit is better for you can be difficult. In our guide "Acoustic vs. Electronic Drums", we take a look at each drum's advantages.
24 Nov 2023 · Finding the right keyboard on a budget for a beginner can be fraught with many pitfalls. This guide is here to help you make your choice.
17 Nov 2023 · Until November 27, you can save up to 60% with Thomann Cyberweek Drum Deals including offers from, Tama, DW, Yamaha, Roland, and much more!
15 Nov 2023 · What would happen if a Yamaha Montage M and a Yamaha PSR went on vacation together and things got steamy? The answer is a Yamaha Genos2.
15 Nov 2023 · Introducing the Yamaha HS3 and HS4, neat and compact portable additions to the popular HS family of active nearfield studio monitors.
12 Nov 2023 · Forget Akihabara and Mt. Fuji. Let us help you plan your tour of the beautiful country of Japan around what’s really important - synthesizers!