Elektron's highly anticipated 8-track digital drum machine and sampler, announced at NAMM 2017, is now available for pre-order. We can finally see it and hear it action.
DIY synth building and hacking is increasingly popular. The PISound interface from Blokas aims to provide you with pro ins and outs for your Raspberry Pi system.
Getting hands-on with filters in hardware is always fun, and never more so that on Korg's popular Electribe groovebox. But did you know you can automate them too?
Isotonik Studios have just upped the game with the latest version of their Circuit Editor. It now includes MIDISynth Editor as VST and AU plugin formats so you can use it any DAW.
Imagine the dream machine hardware sampler, PioneerDJ's Toraiz-16, being able to connect and import samples from the one million on offer at Splice.com. Well, it's become a reality.
If you want a case that protects your precious Pocket Operator synths but also allows you to appreciate the original design and form factor, these clever and cheap clear cases are for you.
Universal Audio have unleashed a big update for UAD software. Now up to 9.1 this release brings many new plug-ins as well as some excellent and welcome news for Windows 10 & MacOS Sierra users.
Output, well known for REV, Substance and other cutting edge instruments have turned their attention to creating an instrument for strings, but with the modern producer in mind.
Touch-based controls for audio software are all the rage. So would Touch Innovations' Kontrol Master take us back to the 80s, or forward to the future?
Incorporating external hardware synths like Korg's Minilogue into Logic has never been easier, but there's still a technique to know. Darren Burgos shows you how it's done.
Wheel is probably the most elegant, minimal turntable we've seen. It hides away the controls and moving parts you don't need to see. The result? A beautiful analog vinyl record player.
If you are anywhere near Austin Texas / SXSW on the 17th and 18th of March 2017... then you're invited to the Austin Synth Expo, for free!
Numark, has introduced a new 4-channel controller with dual USB ports, built-in displays, line/phono switching and full Serato DJ. Here's what you need to know about the new NS6II DJ Controller.
Cubasis is both fun and powerful to use - one of the most powerful mobile DAWs around in fact. Hollin Jones shows you around in this quick introductory video.
If you use Ableton Live and are an owner of Roland's powerful AIRA System-8 synthesizer this Max for Live device has your name on it. It allows you to control the hardware synth from inside Ableton.