11 Mar · If you want even more control over your Digitech Whammy or an Eventide H9 pedal, the Pitchy is a great way to coax more from both - and it is well priced too!
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11 Mar · Inspired by the timeless sounds of German electro-pioneers Kraftwerk, LoopLords created and released Kraft Sounds. This is a rompler that features 84 sounds emulating the band's synth-driven style.
10 Mar · This little blue box manages to squeeze 11 different time-based effects into its tiny frame, not unlike Dr Who's TARDIS. But will it travel the cosmos in style or take you on a random journey?
09 Mar · A desktop beat making machine with 8 tracks of CV and trigger, two ports of 8 tracks of MIDI and a ton of probability in a neat and desperately cool looking box. You can even stick it in your Eurorack.
09 Mar · The rumour mill says Gibson is about to be bought out - by a Chinese consortium, by Yamaha, by the Tooth Fairy, depending on who you believe. Gibson needs Yamaha - or someone like them - to step in.
09 Mar · Sure, it may look pretty. But this box can get ugly. In the way you want an octave fuzz and booster to react. when the lights are low this thing can get downright filthy and possibly inspire riffs to match
08 Mar · After its badass Azure EQ, Acustica Audio has just announced Pink 2, a plug-in suite based on late 60's American hardware and the first release to use its Core 12 modelling tech.
08 Mar · Sound Devices has a new addition to its MixPre series of interface/portable recorder hybrids: the MixPre 10M. A musician-focused device, it lets users record and mix up to 12 audio tracks.
08 Mar · A major update, version 9 includes enough additions to justify the upgrade for many users. Tracktion's goal with Waveform 9 isn't being the next Pro Tools, but rather to "empower" musicians.
07 Mar · Wave is a ring fueled by movement and spews data over Bluetooth to control all your MIDI gear. It tracks the tilt, pan and roll of your hand and tap triggers. Plus there's a Eurorack module to translate it to ...
07 Mar · Been eyeing an iRig Keys I/O? If IK's MIDI controller and interface is something you're interested in, now may be a good time to splurge as the Italian maker is a giving away a free gooseneck mic.
07 Mar · 8 oscillators generating 4 voices through 8 filters, 22 minutes of sampling, a huge effects section and multi-timbral sequencing. The PolySpaze sounds impressive and now has a new preset bank.
06 Mar · Enforcer is geared towards chasers of hard-hitting sounds that sound big and ugly in just the right way. It has a rad user interface styled in orange, and is a well-endowed bass synth, too.
06 Mar · Behringer drop another teasing naked PCB image into their Facebook feed and the general consensus is that it's a clone of the Sequential Circuits Pro One. What do you think?
06 Mar · Softube launched a pair of compelling mastering tools, both recreations of coveted digital hardware processors. These are the Weiss MM-1 Mastering Maximizer and the Weiss DS-1 MK3. Read more about them here!
06 Mar · The Strymon Interstellar Space Machine Magneto is officially released so let's bask in the sheer wonder of its evolving soundscapes, endless verbs, tape and time slips, sampling and shifting.