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Arturia have just unleashed the Beatstep Pro sequencer thanks to this massive free 2.0 firmware update. There's so much to like from polyrhythm mode to volca sync to global tempo to pattern chaining.
We caught up with clubland legends TILT to find out how they created the signature sound for the remix Control State using Korg's diminutive and affordable Volca Keys.
Spitfire Audio's Bernard Hermann Composer's Toolkit is a wonderful-sounding orchestral Kontakt library inspired by one of cinema's greatest ever film composers.
Watch and listen to these new audio demos showing what the soon to be released SE-02 from Roland and Studio Electronics is capable of sonically.
Korple Volca Dual Swingcheeks accommodate two Korg Volca synths in one handy case / adjustable stand. Very convenient for studio and performance.
Quick out of the blocks since the previous update, Elektron have pushed out 1.0.3 for Digitakt users with a host of changes and bug fixes. Good news all round. Here's what's new.
RME have started shipping an anniversary edition limited to 500 units for their super high-fidelity studio AD/DA.
This mesmeric performance with a Mutable Instruments modular synth setup is being controlled by the pressure-sensitive TouchÃ© MIDI controller. Sit back. Relax. Enjoy.
This might not be one of the most realistic synth cakes ever, but considering the occasion and backdrop it's definitely one of the coolest.
The famous D-50 digital synthesizer from Roland has had a re-issue in sorts in the virtual world. You can now get the Roland D-50 plug-in as part of your Roland Cloud subscription.
Steinberg tells us Nuendo 8 comes with an array of dedicated tools and capabilities for movie/tv audio post-production facilities and video game sound designers and composers. It's available now!
Max for Cats have just released a new semi-modular synth in Max for Live format for that fat analog sound in Ableton Live.
Fragments from Spektro Audio is an impressive Max for Live device that offers a granular synth engine that can generate glitchy loops and more in Ableton Live.
Better known for their dazzlingly unique and useful Kontakt instruments and effect plugins, Output have stepped outside of the box and into the studio with Platforms, a really cool music studio desk.
M-Audio tells us their new package including M-Track 2X2 audio interface, Nova Black mic, HDH40 headphones, Cubase LE and AIR/Pro Tools plugins is what recording musicians want.
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