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Dave Smith Instruments Officially Announces Prophet X Synthesizer

Imagine a polyphonic, 16-voice analog/digital synthesizer that plays samples back through analog filters. You've just imagined the DSI Prophet X. Here's the official details, images and videos.

Superbooth 2018: All Synth News, Views & Videos

Stay in touch with everything, from rumors to bonafide news and video interviews and demos from the most popular synth event of the year.

IK Multimedia Announces UNO Synth: $199 Portable Monophonic Analog Synthesizer

IK Multimedia's new UNO Synth is a ground-breaking entry into hardware synthesizers offering massive analog sound and hands-on programming in an easy-to-use format at a super affordable price.

Patch & Tweak: Kickstarter Launches, Colin Benders Joins, Exclusive Look Inside

We were surprised how popular our news piece on Patch & Tweak, the definitive book on modular synths, has been. And now it's on Kickstarter! Get the new book from the authors of Push Turn Move today.

Mixing Live Multitrack Recordings? Read This!

Expert producer Joe Albano shares his years of experience mixing live multitrack recordings. Here's what he has learned about the best way to approach every kind of sound source.

Roland Announces New AIRA System-500 Synthesizer Modules

These four new all-analog eurorack synth modules designed in collaboration with Malekko heavy Industry look pretty tasty indeed. Check out these videos to see and hear them in action.

Learn Audio Effects, Mixing And Mastering In Ableton Live With A Certified Trainer

This realtime online course with a certified Ableton professional will give you all the skills you need to master Live's audio FX, mixing and mastering workflows.

Listen To & Look Inside New Semi-Modular Analog Synth From Dreadbox

Dreadbox will be showing off three new synths at Superbooth. We already know about Medusa and Lil Erebus. The third appears to be a semi-modular mono analog synth. Here is a brief sound demo...

A Pointless Plugin For Music Producers That You'll Still Want To Download?

We have 1st April 2017 to thank for Accusonus' Happyplacer meme generator audio plugin. Due to popular demand they've improved upon it and released a free update for eveyone to enjoy in their DAW.

Exploring Ableton Live 10's Drum Synths

Included with Live 10, the DS collection represents a significant yet understated enhancement to Ableton and provides you with a ton of new ways to make beats. Noah Pred explains how.

Video Review: Korg Gadget For Nintendo Switch

If you were afraid that Loopop was only into making videos for super serious eurorack and hardware synths you'll be pleased to watch his latest video review for Korg Gadget running on Nintendo Switch.

Ken MacBeth Reveals Elements EL2 Synthesizer

A new MacBeth analog synthesizer is going to be ready and waiting for all to see and hear at Superbooth this year, and we're excited about this one. The MacBeth Elements EL2 is sleek, sexy and ready.

FingerSonic Announces Synset FM, 8-Voice Poly Synthesizer With Sequencer

Fancy a 6 operator FM synth with 3 dedicated operators for FM drums packed in an 8-voice synthesizer with a built-in sequencer? FingerSonic's new Synset, just announced, might appeal.

Review: Korg Volca Mix

Korg has finally made a volca to link all your other volcas together. But it can do more than that, as G.W Childs discovered.

Latin-Fusion Bassline Apple Loops From Q Up Arts & Santana Bassist

World-famous music director and bass player for Santana has teamed up with Q Up Arts to create Benny Rietveld Bass: Latin Fusion vol. 1 Apple Loop library along with Logic Pro X session files.