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BAE tells us their new 500 series FET compressor sounds good on anything. It features high pass, and 'gain reduction off' so you can get the benefits of the transformer path without any compression.
This free groove pack for Ableton Live allows you to apply humanisation, swing and timing from every D'Angelo song to your own productions.
Teenage Engineering's Pocket Operators are popular synths. These diminutive portable digital synths pack a lot of power in a small playful form factor. And perhaps there's a new one on the horizon?
If you have, or are close to acquiring a Circuit Mono Station analog paraphonic synthesizer, then here's a trick you'll want to know about.
Bringing the genius that is NOISS COKO into the Isotonik Studios collective only makes it stronger and more attractive as the new M4L Modulation pack and Sempler (free sampler) demonstrate.
Following on from the success of the DJ-808 Serato DJ controller, Roland have introduced the DJ-505 and DJ-202, both with classic 808 and 909 drum machine sounds and pads. Here's what you need to know
Prepare to be immersed in this 8 minute live video performance by Alina Kalancea featuring the Digitana SX-1. Expect evolving and strangely relaxing sonic atmospherics with some urgency.
It might feel like it's already been out since April... but the Novation Circuit Mono Station paraphonic analog synthesizer is now officially available worldwide!
This multi-screen monster of a synth, apparently running Xfer records Serum, has rightly caused a stir across the internet. And it's all down to DeadMau5.
Along comes another MIDI controller. But this one really is worth your time and attention. The Zvuk9, not yet launched, is an expressive, polyphonic controller with large pads and lots of potential.
With a saving of 75% available to those who act quickly, iZotope Ozone 7 Elements for just £21.95. If you haven't tried this mastering plug-in out, now could be the ideal time.
It's here! Complete with wood side panels, the new Moog Minitaur analog bass synth is at version 2.2 which means there's new firmware, features and improvements all round. This video shows it off.
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Sweetwater have just released a 32 minute video review of the Minimoog synth clone, Behringer D. Enough said. Sit back, watch and then decide whether this synth is for you or not.
Fancy a truly beautiful, well-engineered, adjustable, aluminum stand for your Novation Peak to give it a lift from your desk? Here's one worth considering.
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