Simple Gain May Not Be So Simple: Understanding The Gain Knob on Preamps & Consoles
Understanding the different ways that gain is represented on different devices can be confusing. Luckily Paul Bissell is here to explain everything loud and clear!
The Alpha Base Is The Best Jomox Drum machine Yet
Jomox announced their new analog drum machine, Alpha Base, recently. At Superbooth 2017 we had the opportunity to get hands on with this beast of a beat machine. It sounds good!
Superbooth 2017: PreSonus Quantum Thunderbolt DC Coupled Audio Interface
At Superbooth 2017 PreSonus gave us a sneak peek of their upcoming Quantum thunderbolt 2 DC-coupled audio interface. Could this be the interface every analog and modular synthesist will want?
These Robots Can Control Yamaha Reface CS Synth
This robot-based machine has been specially developed to control every fader on the Yamaha reface CS synthesizer. And it's cooler than words can express.
Superbooth 2017: Polyend Demos New Features For SEQ Hardware Sequencer
At Superbooth 2017 Polyend demonstrated the power and flexibility of some new features for their high-end hardware sequencer, SEQ.
Synthesis Essentials: All About Oscillators
You might be a champion synth tweaker, but do you know what the different types of oscillators on your instrument actually do? Our guide will explain all...
An Orchestra of Robot Music Makers: DaDa Machines Interview at Superbooth 2017
We caught up with Johannes from DaDa Machines at Superbooth to chat about the innovative Automat that can be controlled by MIDI to mechcnically trigger sounds from real objects.
A site where you can choose a bespoke way to buy just the samples you need is always a welcome addition to the market. Could AudioHero save the day?
Behringer Minimoog Model D Clone Hands-On, HQ Sound Demo At Superbooth 2017
We weren't sure what to expect when we saw the Behringer Minimoog Model D clone being unveiled for the first time at Superbooth today... but it sounds really great! Watch the video to hear it now.
Superbooth 2017: This Drumming Machine Begins To Sing At 8000 BPM
As if Polyend's PERC PRO drumming machine controlled from any MIDI source wasn't cool enough, then Piotr from Polyend shows us this at Superbooth 2017.
Superbooth 2017: Bastl Thyme, A Sequenceable Effects Machine With Robots & Tape Delay
An effects machine. Robots? Tape Delay? Ah... it must be Bastl Instruments at Superbooth 2017! Enjoy the video!
Superbooth 2017: Eowave Quandrantid Swarm Synth Overview
Marc from eowave gives the cool prototype synth, the Quandrantid Swarm, an equally cool demo at Superbooth 2017 in The Fez in Berlin.
The Definitive Guide to Rendering Stems from Ableton Live 9
Getting your audio tracks out of Live for transfer, backup or mixing need not be a hassle. Joshua Casper explains everything you need to know about stems.
Yamaha Releases MX88, Synth Features With Real Piano Feel
Superbooth 2017 is the perfect venue to release a new synth for smaller and bigger manufacturers. And it's a great venue for Yamaha to reveal their new MX88 synthesizer with 88 weighted keys.
Arturia Unveils Black Edition Step Controllers
At Superbooth 2017 Arturia announced the new limited number Black Edition KeyStep, BeatStep, and BeatStep Pro sequencer-controllers.