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Exploring the New Bastl Instruments Eurorack Modules and Modular Synth Systems at Superbooth 16

BASTL Instruments kindly spent some time showing and explaining how their new Eurorack synth modules & modular synth systems work while at Superbooth 16, Berlin. Worth watching!

How to Sequence an Electric Guitar With a BASTL Modular Eurorack System

BASTL were at Superbooth 16 to show us an ingenious mechanical synth system they've designed that allows you to transform the signal from a modular system to power a motor that plays a guitar.

Superbooth 16: Eowave Ribbon Synth & Controller Demo

We were really impressed with the concept of Ribbon by Eowave earlier in 2016, and now we were able to get hands-on with this unique synth & controller.

Superbooth 16: New Frap Tools CGM Creative Eurorack Module Series

I was really happy to run into Frap Tools at Superbooth in Berlin this year. They gave us an overview of the CGM (Channel Group Master) creative mixer for Auroral modular synths.

Superbooth 16: Vermona's New Eurorack Synth Modules

At Superbooth 16 we caught up with Thomas from Vermona who kindly gave us a detailed yet concise overview of the new Vermon twinCussion & updated twin VC eurorack synth modules.

Superbooth16: New 4MS Eurorack Modules, including Dual Looping Delay

Find out more about the new 4MS eurorack synth modules given a proper overview at Superbooth16, Berlin. Plus, there's news on the new Modular Addiction Awareness Campaign...

Mixing Tip: What To Do When Ear Worms are Destroying your World

If the the song you are mixing is going round and round your head and ruining your mix session there's help to be found. G.W. Childs shares his advice to stop the repetition. stop the repetition.

Superbooth16: Erica Synths Pico Series 3HP Eurorack Modules

Kicking off Superbooth16 for us was an interview with the good folks at Erica Synths. We got an exclusive look at their new Pico Series: 3HP Eurorack modules!

Sorry, But You Are NOT A DJ …

Op Ed: Martin Sitter, Founder of NonLinear Educating Inc.—and the CEO of Ask.Audio—expresses strong opinions about what it means to be a DJ, and why you are probably not one ...

Pioneer DJ Intro DM-40 Monitor Speakers for DJs and Producers

With Musikemesse 2016 just round the corner here's the latest offering from Pioneer DJ. The new DM-40 active monitors and designed for the DJ/producer who want a tight bass kick you'll feel.

SoundMachines Reveal MODULÖR114, All-In-One Modular Synthesizer

Davide Manchini has shared info about his new all-in-one modular synthesizer which is being unveiled at Superbooth16 today. It’s called MODULÖR114 and he tells us it has a distinctive analog sound.

SoundCloud Go Subscription Brings Offline & Ad-Free Listening To US

Here’s an interesting development we knew would have to happen sooner or later. SoundCloud have introduced their long rumored subscription service.

How To Use The Hidden, Powerful Drum Editor Inside Music Memos for iOS

Though the title might not seem sexy, when you start to unlock the power of Apple’s Music Memos iOS app you’ll be impressed, especially with the built-in beat detection and drum editing available.

Review: Flintpope 36 Pads for Ableton Live

Flintpope's 36 Pads holds the promise of dark, eerie, complex and inspiring pad sounds from inside Ableton Live. G. W. Childs puts all 36 of these pads to the test to see if they come up trumps.

Using Ableton Live's Vocoder as a Return Effect

Despite having so many creative possibilities a lot of producers think of the vocoder as the 'robot voice' effect. G.W. Childs shows how Ableton Live's vocoder can phase up/bliss out your tracks.