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Imagine morphing between complex pads to fat basses to polyrhythmic patterns to anything in between in the blink of an eye. That's what Tim Exile's SLOO Reaktor synth does using voice swarm synthesis.
Manipulator, from Infected Mushroom and Polyverse, is one of the more impressive vocal warping plugins out there. It's just out of BETA and available to download and buy.
The doors to the private Roland Museum are now open online. You can now take a marvellous tour of some of the most iconic synths, drum machines and musical instruments from the past 40 years.
If a number of artists could share one thing they find useful when producing music, what would it be? Ableton's new video series, One Thing, explores just that.
Synthmaster One is an easy to use wavetable synthesizer for Mac OS X and Windows that shares the same engine as Synthmaster, but with more wavetable synthesis features inside.
This free groove pack for Ableton Live allows you to apply humanisation, swing and timing from almost every Radiohead song to your own productions.
We have nothing against Paris Hilton... but her video demo of the ROLI Seaboard RISE and Blocks really doesn't do justice to the innovative features and functionality of said gear unfortunately.
Fancy a clone of the coveted Minimoog Model D for somewhere between $500-$1000? Behringer have their sights set on making an affordable version of this classic analog synthesizer.
If you have a Moog Sub 37 and want to give it a boost of some 354 professionally crafted presets, this collection from Hello Samples could be just what you're looking for.
SEQ is primed to become the king of hardware sequencers, and now you can find out just how impressive this polyphonic sequencer is. Yes, Polyend SEQ is finally available to order.
If you're not a fan of slim keys on your synths you might not be a fan of this super, super small (but functional) synthesizer, Micro-TS, But it appears to be the world's smallest synthesizer now!
Maschine Studio is a capable music production system and control surface with powerful sampling and sequencing features. So, what could make it better? A price drop certainly helps!
Audified's new TNT Voice Executor plugin is designed to make mixing spoken word or vocals a super quick, painless and professional process.
There aren't many objects that could visually compliment Teenage Engineering's OP-1 popular synthesizer. But Mixingtable's beautiful new wooden stand does so perfectly.
Let's jump back to 1976. Yamaha's famous CS-80 8-voice polyphonic synthesiser was released and since then its sounds have been heard on many famous tracks and scores. And soon you can get a clone!
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