What better way to liven up your performances than with some patterns and movement? Here's how the volca FM's arpeggiator works, plus a few insider tricks...
Novation have provided another boost for Circuit users. Components Standalone offers the ability to use components offline. There's easier navigation, more legible pad colors, and other improvements.
This question is more relevant now since Behringer's Minimoog, OB-Xa, ARP 2600 and OSCar clone announcements. There have been reissues from other synth companies too. So tell us here what you want!
Some synths have a bigger learning curve than others, but with an expert to guide you through, life can be much easier! Rishabh Rajan is here to help.
Since its release, Modal Electronic' CRAFTSynth has been a big hit. This small, easy to assemble, affordable DIY synth is sonically impressive. With the editor and controller app it's even more so.
There's something satisfying about getting new sounds for a synthesizer. The new Sound Box from New Wave Presets is a varied and sonically multi-faceted collection of over 128 sounds.
The perfect string ensemble library is something many producers dream of. Have virtual instrument specialists Heavyocity nailed it with NOVO?
Korg are fairly serious about their updates for their Minilogue and Monologue analog synths. Today sees the release of new sound librarian features and a system update for Minilogue. Here's what's new
Modulation can be the key to making synths and even whole mixes sound more dynamic and interesting. Here's how to achieve it quickly and easily in Logic.
This new instrument is a Reaktor sampler and an Ableton Simpler rack. Combining atmospheric samples and processors for sound design and manipulation, you might expect ATMOS to be expensive. It's not.
Here's the latest news on the upcoming 808 drum machine clone you'll be able to fit in your eurorack system, and the Jove, a Jupiter-6 style filter, also for eurorack.
Roland has taken a new approach with its Cloud system and the latest additions are the classic Juno 106 and Jupiter 108 models. But how do they compare to the real thing?
Interference in your mic recordings can come from a bewildering array of different places. Joe Albano explains the most common culprits, and how to avoid them.
Yamaha Reface synths are Soundmonodo-ready. In short that means you save and share sounds online via the social site on Mac, PC and Android devices. Now they've passed 10,000 uploads!
Melo Audio tells us that Lolly, the affordable mobile microphone for creating immersive audio is compact, easy to use, battery-free, and captures 3D sound with high precision and full fidelity.