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Modal Announces Skulpt, Sub $300 4-Voice, Portable, Polyphonic Synthesizer

Well, well, well. Modal Electronics have unveiled a rather stunning 4-voice, 32-oscillator polyphonic virtual analog synthesizer expected to retail for less than $300 USD! It sounds lovely too.

Russian Analog Drum Synth, AVP Synth ADS-7, Spec, Price & Video Revealed

ADS-7 is a seven-track analog drum machine made in Russia with 65 hands-on controls, a sequencer, MIDI, individual audio outputs and trigger inputs. Here's what it sounds like.

6 Mistakes To Avoid When Managing Your Next Recording Session

Capturing a sound isn't the only important part of a recording session - there's a lot of other things to consider. Here are 6 mistakes you must avoid to ensure the best results.

Focusrite Offers Free Eventide Plug-In And 50% Discount

This month's plugin collective offer from Focusrite includes EQuivocate plug-in 100% FREE and a 50% discount off Eventide’s Elevate Mastering Bundle from 5 July to 6 September 2018.

How To Arrange Tracks With Native Instrument Maschine JAM

NI's Maschine Jam makes live performance and recording easy. Here's a speedy guide to getting up and running with the arranger.

Masada & The Beat Community Release Lurid Regard Organ, Free Akai MPC Expansion Pack

This completely free MPC expansion pack adds more sounds to your AKAI setup and is compatible with both the hardware and software. Grab it now!

Elektron Releases Analog Heat MKII: Backlit Buttons, Circuit Enhancements, Bigger, Better Screen

Sometimes minor changes can lead to major workflow improvements. This seems to be the case with Elektron's Analog Heat MKII which feels more like a instrument / performance tool than the original.

Get Smart With Isotonik Studio's Advanced Parameter Control For Ableton Live

Get complete control over your Live devices with up to 8 parameters controllable at once, plus Smart Graphs, Push 2 compatibility and more all for under $25.

Modal Teases Skulpt, New Hardware Synth

Just about the only thing we might know about the soon to be announced Modal machine is its name. Skulpt will be revealed on Friday 6th July 2018. An exciting synth summer continues.

Doepfer Releases Dark Energy III Monophonic Analog Desktop Synthesizer

Doepfer have released the third iteration of their monophonic standalone analog desktop synth in the Dark Energy series. Here's what you need to know about this CV, MIDI and USB connectivity synth.

Review: Yamaha Montage 2.0

Yamaha's free update for its Montage workstation synthesizer brings a ton of new features to the table. Matt Vanacoro has been playing with it, and here's what he discovered.

The Fundamentals Of Ableton Live's Operator FM Synth Explained In 2 Minutes

Get straight to work with Ableton Live's powerful Operator FM synth - learn the fundamentals of how it works in this short video.

Joranalogue Filter 8 Is An Analog 'OTA Style' 4-pole Lowpass VCF For Eurorack With Self-Oscillation

Those who are serious Eurorack users will find much to like in this powerful and multi-talented multimode filter / 8 phase oscillator module.

Sterling Audio Announces Dual-Source Headphone Amplifiers

Stering Audio have released two new dual-source professional headphone amplifiers in four-channel desktop and eight-channel rackmount models.

Free Festival App Radiate Adds Gatherings Feature, Create Your Own Events

The free app - described by one user as "like Tinder for ravers" - has added a feature to help artists and fans get together and host events at festivals.