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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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!
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 ...
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.
Davide Manchini has shared info about his new all-in-one modular synthesizer which is being unveiled at Superbooth16 today. It's called MODULÃ–R114 and he tells us it has a distinctive analog sound.
Here's an interesting development we knew would have to happen sooner or later. SoundCloud have introduced their long rumored subscription service.
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.
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.
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.
Erica Synths have been one of the busier eurorack synth makers so far in 2016, and are back with their new Black Quad VCA which is compact and a good sound shaper to boot. DivKid shows it in action.