Here's a surprise at NAMM we weren't expecting. Native Instruments have gone and released NKS (Native Control Standard) as a new audio plug-in format. Great news for Maschine & Komplete Kontrol users.
If you like Elektron, synths, music hardware or all three of the above you're going to love what Elektron have just announced at NAMM 2018: Digitone! A polyphonic synth the size of a Digitakt.
With the sheer amount of new features and plugins Apple are being modest naming this a 10.4 update to Logic Pro X. Smart Tempo, the new reverb and the Step & Phat FX would be enough to make this 11!
Owners, or prospective owners, of Yamaha Montage are in for a treat. Yamaha just announced OS version 2.0 for their flagship synthesizer. There's full voice performance, Motif compatibility and more.
A host of new features and a partnership with Celestion offer guitarists complete tone control in this new software from amp specialists, Positive Grid.
The new pitch-correction software, Auto-Tune Pro, offers a completely revamped interface, ARA support and Classic Mode for that characteristic AutoTune 5 sound.
A hardware effect designed to add crunch and warmth to any sound, the PLASMA Pedal is almost here - experience it at the NAMM 2018 show.
Studiologic tells us their new SL73 is a compact MIDI controller with intuitive controls, great features and a sophisticated hammer-action keybed with aftertouch at a decent price.
The latest keyboard from StudioLogic features 3 sound engines, 9 programmable sliders and a semi-weighted keyboard with aftertouch amongst other tasty things.
The new Keyboard from Kurzweil has a fully-weighted, velocity-sensitive keybed, versatile sounds and intuitive controls.
While the Faderport 16 was announced back in October 2017, from today onwards this 16-channel USB mixer for your DAW is now available and shipping.
Ampify and Novation have announced the release of a rather tasty mono wavetable synthesizer module for the popular Groovebox for iOS. Here's what you need to know.
SPL have announced a new stereo mastering console, 16-channel mastering monitor controller, and highly updated passive mastering EQ making their debut at NAMM 2018.
Imagine one audio plugin that brings together the expertise and compression, EQ, saturation colors, etc used by Andrew Scheps when mixing. That's the new Scheps Omni Channel from Waves Audio.
A high quality preamp can make a world of difference to your recordings. But would the Heritage Audio HA73 & 73 EQ Elite deliver? Matt Vanacoro found out...