06 Jan in SynthsSam Battle from Look Mum No Computer has pulled the FM engine out of a Sega Megadrive and turned it into a fabulously accessible FM synthesizer with analogue control
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09 Sep 2019 in SynthsThe San Francisco Tape Music Center was instrumental in bringing Don Buchla's ideas to life in the 1960's. They developed what became the Series 100 modular synthesizer and Buchla are bringing it back.
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.
08 Feb 2019 in SynthsStraight out of the futuristic vision of the 1980s comes a synth based on CEM 3340 VCOs and 4-voice poly. But with no prototype and no demos can Paramount Synth capture the imagination of Indiegogo investors?
25 Jun 2018 in GuitarDanelectro introduces some new vintage-inspired Shorthorn and Mosrite styled models for 2018, with better hardware and new pickups. there's also a new baritone model, too.
18 Jun 2018 in Music TechBritish manufacturer Sontronics has unveiled a peculiar retro-styled dynamic microphone, the Corona. Designed for stage and studio use, it has a tight super-cardioid polar pattern and it's been developed for ...
18 May 2018 in GuitarThe new Cort Sunset TC model combines vintage relic boutique style with a tried and tested pickup combination, yet still manages to bring it all in at well under what you'd expect to pay for such a guitar.
31 Jan 2018 in GuitarThe old Japanese brand Teisco has been relaunched for 2018 at NAMM with three new effects pedals heading up the newly revived company. But are they retro chic or cash-in nonsense?
27 Dec 2017 in Music TechNomad Factory and MoReVoX have come up with 80's Spaces, a new reverb plug-in harking back to the era of bad hair and shoulder pads and lots of songs you only like when you've had a few drinks.
12 Oct 2017 in Music TechAn English company by the name of Retro Games Limited has embarked on resurrecting the Commodore 64 as a miniature computer with modern functionality like HDMI output and USB ports. While the SID chip is no...
01 Jun 2017 in GuitarThis reissue of a classic multi-stage phaser could be a lot of fun, but will it be a viable option when compared to an original Mu-Tron Phasor II?
20 Mar 2017 in SynthsFuture Retro release a video of their first Eurorack module called Transient and it's got a lot of drums in it.
12 Oct 2016 in SynthsIs it a new percussive feminine hygiene product or a bunch of 8 bit drum kits from the Nintendo NES? It's the Famidrums.
27 Jul 2016 in Music TechRadium offers a more graphical approach to the music editor tracker and opens us up to trying something vertical.
29 Jun 2016 in SynthsFor all you chiptune heads out there, AdLibXROM samples the synth chip that kickstarted the PC gaming industry.