27 May · Steinberg has released Backbone a drum design tool that will level-up the way you generate drums with multiple layers of samples and re-synthesis in a neat and colourful interface.
27 May · In only 4HP the Bad Comrade V3 from Recovery Effects will bring some disaster to your bleeps and bloops with scrambled gate delays, frozen blips and deep distortion.
27 May · RetroVOLT is a virtual instrument that combines a rompler sound engine with a synthesizer architecture for some magnificently 80's synth-pop sounds.
26 May · Matt Tytel has been releasing small feature videos of his forthcoming Vital wavetable synthesizer and it's looking pretty fabulous and should be getting near to release.
25 May · From SynthFest France 2020 we have The Töörö 6-voice, 4-part digital/analogue polyphonic synthesizer that's colourfully industrial, capable of complex sounds and houses a fabulous analogue filter.
22 May · At SynthFest France 2020 - this year operating "`à la maison" - Faselunare has given us a glimpse of VEGA, a new prototype 4-channel digital drum module.
22 May · ST Modular has spilled out of the rack into a series of 0HP modules that offer mixing, modulation and multing while taking their power from the Renegade Power Supply Module. And its proper genius.
22 May · The Error Instruments Baby 8 Pro offers brilliantly simple sequencing with randomisation and a button that plummets it into experimental glitchiness - just for fun!
22 May · G-Storm continues their classic synth adaptations into Eurorack with the 4027 VCO module based on the 4027 oscillators chips found in the ARP 2600 and Odyssey.
22 May · During a few moments of personal exercise, someone from Dreadbox found themselves with a new device in hand at the Ancient Greek Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion. Synth or an effects box?
21 May · Cherry Audio releases V2.0 of their virtual Eurorack environment Voltage Modular featuring infinite cables in every socket, a bus-based architecture, patch variations, new modules and audio recording.
20 May · A decent update for the Argon8 family of wavetable synthesizers brings in MPE support, a Polyphonic Step Sequencer, Envelope Curves, Gain Boost and a few other bits and pieces.
20 May · Originally based upon the 1980s aphaSyntauri digital additive synthesizer Phosphor 3 gets a welcome update to include MPE and microtuning support, more modulation and a lick of paint.
19 May · The Oberheim OB-Xa has always managed to capture the imagination with its fat analogue sound and emotive presence and Arturia hopes to have captured its essence in their OB-Xa V virtual instrument.
18 May · MIDI editor maestro Momo has released an editor for the Korg Volca Drum featuring every parameter you can think of and many you didn't know existed.
18 May · Conjured Circuits has licensed the System80 Jove filter and brought it to the Moog Modular (MU) format so that big modular enthusiasts can enjoy that creamy Roland Jupiter-6 sound.