28 Nov · Beautifully made one-off noise and sound making boxes The Covenant by Resonance Circuits is the latest in a long line of fascinating hand-made devices for music making and sound design.
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28 Nov · From reverbs and shimmers to bit crushing and glitch effects, Console invites you to stick in different cartridges and go hog wild with this intriguing new effects pedal from Elta Music Devices.
28 Nov · The Tokyo Festival of Modular throws up another gem in the AtomoSynth Koe. A two oscillator completely analogue Eurorack synth voice with vactrol based filters and lots of patch points in 42hp.
28 Nov · Ola Englund's highly anticipated guitar brand has just launched, aimed all those of you looking for a high-performance guitar to play metal, progressive and hard rock. He also wants to know what Type you are...
27 Nov · This week, Jef's picked some hot new pedals by well-known US pedal builders, with new takes on old favourites, from mythical overdrives to rasping '70s fuzz pedals and full plate/room reverbs.
27 Nov · Konarie have invented hardware MIDI control in Propellerhead Reason by mapping their new Chirp synth to the discontinued Behringer BCR2000 and selling stickers to go on it. None of this makes sense.
26 Nov · W.A. Production released The King, an interesting take on a multi-band compressor. It's the kind of plug-in that simplifies complex processing with an intuitive, clearly laid-out interface...
26 Nov · Mic maker WeissKlang announced the V17, a new large-diaphragm condenser microphone. Touted as a versatile model for professional recording, the V17 has a low self-noise of <8dB-A and boasts TransHarmonic...
26 Nov · Up for some freebies? Black Friday got developers in a generous mood, releasing several free plug-ins in addition to all the deals and discounts going on...
25 Nov · A recreation of a '58 'burst Les Paul once owned by the legendary Mick Ralphs of Bad Company fame, this brand new aged single-cut looks just the part and recreates a much loved investment
24 Nov · Get your fingers into your modular with the Intellijel Tetrapad. Four strips of force, position and pressure sensitive material that can be used to send notes, chords, voltage, control, LFO and all sorts.
24 Nov · Yet another budget-friendly pedal from those crazy Danes, but please let us hope that it is not a re-badged Behringer VT911 pedal, as they were shockingly bad.
24 Nov · SoundSpot just released Velo, a modern brickwall limiter made for loudness maximization without the loss of transient information. And it's available at a hefty 90% off introductory discount...
24 Nov · Just when you think Joe Bonamassa surely can't get any more endorsement deals in 2017 the Seymour Duncan Custom Shop proves us all wrong and releases new signature pickups for him
23 Nov · Emulator 2 customisable touch-screen MIDI controller software is now available at a regular pay-once price after they killed off the "unpopular" subscription model.
23 Nov · A completely customisable foot controller with almost limitless control possibilities for your guitar rig setup. Will this control surface be a tap dancing success or a floor dwelling disaster?