10 Oct · Drum Gate aims to dispense with the inconsistencies and difficulties of traditional drum gating by means of intelligent detection and optimisation, and combines several tools in one.
Equipment news, leaks and tips
09 Oct · Kali Audio is moving onto the next price segment with the newly announced Project Independence speakers. First to arrive is the IN-8, which is a 3-way design with co-axial mid-range and tweeter.
09 Oct · JBL has added the EON ONE Compact to its line-up of portable PA systems. The all-in-one PA is powered by a rechargeable battery and features a 4-channel mixer with effects and Bluetooth streaming.
09 Oct · Looking for a cool little drum machine? Thomann has just reduced the price of the IK Multimedia UNO Drum by more than 100 Euros. The hybrid drum machine features six analogue sounds and 54 samples.
09 Oct · Tranzient from AliveIn Technology offers an immersive music-making environment in VR. Triggering loops, sequencing synthesizers and playing drums in real-time is just the start - this could be huge.
09 Oct · Cosmostronic were showing Dimensions at Synthfest over the weekend. They are calling it a multi-dimensional cosmic choir which is the best description of an oscillator I've heard in ages.
09 Oct · The latest Fender Rarities model is a Flame Koa Top Stratocaster loaded with some great-sounding Tim Shaw pickups - this Strat will stand out from the pack!
09 Oct · FoxGear pedals Multitune polyphonic tuner claims it can make guitar tuning easier for players using open tunings, as it can easily display sharps and flats in realtime.
09 Oct · DSM Noisemaker and Humboldt Electronics have partnered to create the Simplifier, an all analogue, zero-Watt, eminently useful little stereo guitar amplifier with some great features.
08 Oct · Want to sound like David Bowie, Bruce Springsteen or the Stones? With Clearmountain's Domain by Apogee, you can now recreate Bob Clearmountain's signal chain in your DAW.
08 Oct · Rhythmiq is an intelligent engine which randomizes and generates rhythms for virtually endless variations, but is very easy to use.
08 Oct · The UK Competition and Markets Authority is further investigating Fender Europe over allegations of online price fixing, sometimes referred to as Resale Price Maintenance.
08 Oct · PRS SE new models have been announced today and they include for the first time the Mira and Starla models of their Core US lineup, plus some nice new hollow bodies and two new burl top Custom 24 models too
08 Oct · The new Dr Z Jetta is the US company's cheapest hand-wired all tube combo yet. This 30 watt amp packs in all the high end components but at a lower price. And only three control knobs: bonus!
08 Oct · THINGS is a fun virtual instrument that gives you a great place to play while generating surprisingly cool sounds, modulating rhythms and weird noises.
08 Oct · The TF39 is an upgraded TF29 with three switchable polar patterns found on the power supply unit: cardioid, omnidirectional and figure of eight.