25 Feb in TechThe Endless Beat Machine is a retro arcade-styled beat-making station that will keep you both entertained and creatively inspired.
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16 Aug 2022 in SynthsAt last, we have the full details of the first Liquid Sky d-vices - the UFO-inspired V4CO weird synth voice and GLITHcBOARD expander module.
03 Dec 2021 in SynthsThe next object of weird genius from SOMA Labs is RoAT which is inspired by those ancient times when computer games were made to fit on a single floppy disk.
07 Sep 2020 in SynthsWith more than a passing resemblance to a games console cartridge the NES Poly looks like a classic box of chiptune noise. Hours left on Kickstarter - grab one before they're gone!
06 Jun 2020 in StudioLove the sound of vintage samplers and lo-fi digital effects? Check out 8Bitm8 by Midierror. The hardware bit crusher turns any signal into a digital pile of rubble. It even has an arcade button!
13 Aug 2019 in SynthsRetro 80s sounds ahoi! RetroByts is a new software synth with C64 and NES waveforms, so If you've always wondered how to recreate chiptune sounds in your DAW, this plug-in could be what you need.
05 Aug 2019 in SynthsRYM2612 pulls out the classic FM synthesizer from the Sega Mega Drive (AKA Sega Genesis) and stuffs it into an easy to use GUI that's available on VST, AU and AAX for the first time.
12 Feb 2019 in SynthsThe HapiNES and Acid8 mini synthesizers get an update with a smart new case and MIDI connectivity. The rest is kind of underwhelming from the usually very progressive Twisted Electrons.
15 Oct 2018 in StudioThe MINI.MU is a simplified gesture-controlled musical instrument based on the MI.MU glove developed by Imogen Heap. But this one you get to sew the gloves and write the code yourself.
24 May 2018 in SynthsA conundrum of a modular synthesizer waiting to be puzzled over. The Melody Puzzle experimentally patches together all sorts of combinations in the hope of finding the solution to your musical yearnings.
07 May 2018 in StudioWith the 5.3 update to Roland Cloud, the manufacturer pays homage to retro video games with a chiptune synth/rompler called Blip Blop. You can install it right away from the Roland Cloud Manager.
17 Jan 2018 in SynthsFresh out of Japan is this fun looking Gadget Synth containing 5 different sorts of synthesis, a 3 octave push button keyboard and a GameBoy style screen.
24 Jul 2017 in GuitarWhen you use (abs(INPUT^3))^3. to create your distortion sounds, you know you aren't following the herd. This new effect from the USA might blow your mind - or your speakers!
03 May 2017 in SynthsThe Pete Fowler Atmegatron is a limited edition run of the Atmegatron 8-bit hackable chiptune synthesizer with artwork by Super Furry Animals album cover designer Pete Fowler.
08 Feb 2017 in SynthsThe Macchiato is an Arduino-based 8-bit mini synth with a strong-tasting vibe and just enough froth on the top. For takeaway or brew your own.
21 Jan 2017 in SynthsThe Atmultitron has 6 voices, a sequencer, wavetable sampling and serious modulation but we won't hear it until 2018
03 Jan 2017 in SynthsSoulsby are poised to release their first Eurorack module. The Oscitron is an 8-bit oscillator based on the Atmegatron with 32 wavetables and input sampling.