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Sample Logic 24 Hour Sale: Morphestra 2 at 40% Off Today ONLY

The kind folks at Sample Logic are celebrating their 10 year anniversary with a deal a day for 10 days. On Day 1 we have Morphestra 2 at a whopping 40% off!

Behringer DeepMind 12 Envelopes Explored

This latest video from Behringer showcases the envelopes section of the DeepMind 12 12-voice analog polyphonic synthesizer.

Review: Waves Pusher

Infected Mushroom and Waves Audio have combined forces to bring us an interesting take on multiband mastering in plug-in form. Gary Hiebner finds out what it is capable of in this review.

Wave Your Hands In The Air And Make Music With Kagura

Even if you don’t play an instrument, Kagura is designed to allow you use your body movement and gestures to create music. It’s almost funded on Kickstarter. All you need is a computer with a webcam!

Isotonik Studios Tetriq, Max for Live Generative Sequencer Inspired by Tetris

If you remember the days of Tetris and love unique Max for Love sequencers and arpeggiators, then this one will tickle your fancy and help you make engaging musical parts in Ableton Live.

Top 5 DJ Mixers You Will Actually See In Clubs

Despite there being so many DJ mixers available to suit all budgets, there are just a handful of mixers you'll find at clubs. Here are the top 5 most common ones you'll actually encounter in the wild.

From the Spitfire Laboratories: Floppy Disk Drive Sample Library and Guess The Song

Spitfire Audio are well known for their high-end orchestral Kontakt libraries. They have an experimental side too. And that comes through in this creative Kontakt library, Floppy Disk Drive.

Another Excellent Video of Hyve Polyphonic Synthesizer

We want one of these now. While we wait for the Hyve Touch synth to be available here's a great video of Hyve being used by Joey Gage in the studio along side an Arturia Beatstep Pro amongst others.

Review: Native Instruments Woodwind Ensemble

If you want 6 flutes; 6 oboes; 6 B♭ clarinets; 6 bassoons; 6 tenor saxophones; and 6 bass winds to punctuate your tracks, NI's Woodwind Ensemble for Kontakt aims to please. But does it?

How To Turn Your Voice Into An Instrument in Logic Pro X

In this nifty Logic Pro X tutorial Darren Burgos shows how to turn your (or somebody's) sampled voice into a playable instrument in Logic Pro's Alchemy synth instrument.

Synth Stories 004: Makeup And Vanity Set, Moog Mother-32, Meris Mercury7

Matthew Pusti is Makeup and Vanity Set. In this episode Matthew reveals his how using the Moog Mother 32 analog synthesizer and Meris Mercury7 to create expansive, magical synth soundscapes.

Novation Launchpad Pro Scale Mode, Play Melodies and More In-Key

Here's how Novation explain the new Launchpad Pro update Scale mode. The video demo below of Scale mode in action is well worth a watch.

Here's a Better Real-World Video of the Behringer DeepMind 12

Sound On Sound Got their hands on an early prototype version of the DeepMind 12 analog polyphonic synthesizer and here’s a well-shot 12 minute video with good sound quality.

Review: Roland JD-Xi Synthesizer

The more we dug into the Roland JD-Xi polyphonic synthesizer, the more trouble we had putting it down. This hybrid instrument is more powerful than its price tag suggests. Find out more here.

Erica Synths Fusion Drone Eurorack Synth System Released & It Sounds Stunningly Esoteric

We liked the first video from Erica Synths showcasing their Fusion Drone modular synth system... but this second one is much better and will probably blow your sound design brain cells. Drones are in.