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We can hardly believe the ultra-portable and slim nano controllers from Korg were first released in 2008. Ten years on and Korg have announced two new color models for the Nano Key, Kontrol and Pad.
With over 700 sounds the new Korg EK-50 is a sub $400 synth keyboard designed for beginners that might also appeal to the touring musician too.
Here's 3 videos to celebrate #909Day. First is an interview with Jeff Mills. Next up we discover the origin of the 909 cymbal sound. Finally we explore iconic records the TR-909 appears on.
Hot on the heels of their RD-808 prototype jam last month, Behringer are back showing off the next big drum machine they're working on... a clone of the iconic TR-909.
Imagine an 808-inspired drum machine that fits in your Eurorack synthesizer. That's the System80 880, and it's now available to pre-order... but it's not cheap.
If there is such a thing as a legendary virtual synth plugin, then Massive, first released in 2007, is it. Now with Massive X Native Instruments hope to inspire the next generation of music makers.
The new MIDI Clock Tap Tempo Pedal from Ploytec, One.2, will hav you syncing your electronic instruments instead of drummers in no time.
The good folks at UA tell us Apollo X is the biggest leap forward for the award-winning Apollo line '" featuring world-beating A/D and D/A conversion, HEXA Core UAD plug-in processing for 50% more DSP.
Check out the live video of Choke playing the track "Money" on this monster MIDI sequencer. Here's what you can do with GRIDI.
Fall 2018 sees the arrival of a new generation of pro-grade audio hardware and software solutions from Native Instruments, including Komplete 12, Kontakt 6, Maschine Mikro and Massive X!
The new audio plugin for mixing engineers and producers, Animate, from Mastering The Miz, is designed to bring some life to your mixes and features four unique "movements" with a lot of flexibility.
Check out the video for the single "Incomplete", made using only a Moog Sub 37, exclusively here at Ask.Audio.
You might think the Pyramid Polyrhythmic Sequencer, advanced 64-track desktop design with MIDI, MIDI USB, CV/Gate, and DIN Sync connectivity has it all. This update brings 30 additions to the table.
So, you want a free sample pack for Ableton Live? But not your run-of-the-mill sampled 808 sounds... how about something truly different, like samples from the 1977 Crumar Multiman-S keyboard...
The Yamaha DZR/DXS-XLF and CZR/CXS-XLF Loudspeakers and Subwoofers, with extra processing power, are now shipping.
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