Arturia finally release the KeyStep MIDI/CV/Gate controller and sequencer and a cool video of three being used together - good job ugly is only skin deep
Radium offers a more graphical approach to the music editor tracker and opens us up to trying something vertical.
25 Jul 2016 in
When JoMoX discontinued the XBASE range we lost two of the most authentic 808 and 909 drum machines. This leaked image of the Alpha Base just might be the replacement.
Another synthesizer being teased this time from Pittsburgh Modular in a ridiculously angled tweeted photo
21 Jul 2016 in
Did the petition from disgruntled Electribe users actually work? Yes, and no, probably.
New update from Ableton tweaks and enhances the Push hardware controller.
Manipulate music while playing Tetris on a sequencer grid - Chime Sharp is a wonderfully creative waste of your time with tracks from CHVRCHES, Chipzel, Haiku Salut and many more.
Electribe 2 users want you to sign a petition to tell Korg they seriously need some updates - power to the people!
Sonic Faction liven up the dull Ableton Live environment and your uninspired performance with a bundle of 16 "Creative Contraptions" for Live and Max For Live.
Rediscover the weirdness of AN and VL synthesis in this overstuffed EX5 recreation.
Need something to control both MIDI and CV gear, with a bit of conversion, arpeggiating and MIDI manipulation? The 512 Touch Keyboard could be just the thing.
"Transport" is designed to evoke ideas of outer space and other worlds rather than the more usual experience of delays, cancellations and road side burger vans.
Once again Propellerhead fails to include a new synthesizer in their latest full update to Reason, and that makes me sad.
It's here, the wait is over, Softube have finally released Modular - sounds awesome, looks less so.
Aeris takes a bunch of oo's ah's and oh's and transforms them into an interesting collection of pads in this Kontakt based vocal instrument.
Sound Guru aim to take the Tangle out of Modular synthesis - they could be onto something.