News

/ 2716 Articles

Mescaline Is A Stunning Experimental Modular Synthesizer & Sequencer

If the design of Folktek's Mescaline modular synthesizer doesn't hook you, the price and its unusual synth and sequencer modules (and sounds) will. If you love experimental synths you'll love this.

Synth And DIY Workshops Revealed At Superbooth17

In less than a month Superbooth17, probably the most hotly anticipated synthesizer event of the year, will be happening. And today the events, concerts and workshop timetables have been announced!

Korg Releases Gadget for Mac, Already Too Popular

Within hours of the release of Korg Gadget v3 for iOS its new bigger, more flexible brother is here, Gadget for Mac. And if early signs are anything to go by it's a popular collection of instruments!

Korg Releases Gadget 3 For iOS, Here's What's New

It's here! Korg Gadget 3 is now available on the iTunes App Store for iPad and iPhone. This update includes three new modules and features like Ableton Live Export amongst others. Here's what's new.

Man Plays Synth On His Head: The Best Synth Performance You'll Ever See?

This might be the most insane and satisfyingly happy synth performance video you'll see today. A musician is playing a synth on top of his head... while dancing. It doesn't get better than this.

Ableton Releases Microtron, Sampled Mellotron Pack by Puremagnetik

With over 150 MIDI clips and over 600 MB of sounds, this carefully sampled Live pack of the Mellotron from Puremagnetik hits the spot. If you want to add interesting, organic sounds this is for you.

Heavyocity Announces NOVO Modern Strings

Heavyocity have finally revealed what their next instrument is... NOVO Modern Strings brings professional cinematic scoring tools to everyone. Take a listen below.

This Expressive Analog Touch Synth, Hyve, Now Available On Kickstarter

We've seen the Hyve Touch Synth in action and we've been left very impressed. The only question we had was when we could get this 60-voice polyphonic touch synth... and now the answer is here.

What Does This Incredible MIDI Drawing of Mona Lisa Sound Like?

The Mona Lisa is probably the most famous painting in the world. Now it's been realised as MIDI art by Clemens from AutoTonic. And it looks incredibly good for a MIDI drawing.

So You Want A FREE Windows DAW? MAGIX Releases Music Maker Free

Music Maker from Magix is a popular Windows software tool used by musicians for over 20 years. Now Music Maker is available for free for the first time. Yes, the full version! Free.

What's New In FL Studio 12.4.2

Image Line continues to show the love to FL Studio users. This free update (all customers get free lifetime updates) includes a number of maintenance and bug fixes with a few new additions.

Curtis Family Speaks Out Against Behringer Synth Clone Plans Using CEM3340

The Curtis family have posted a revealing open letter to those wondering what Doug Curtis would make of his chips being cloned for use in Behringer's classic synth cloning plans.

Befaco Releases Chopping Kinky Eurorack Synth Module

The new Befaco Chopping Kinky is a dual-channel, voltage controlled wave folder synth module that turns simple sounds into richer ones. Check out the video below for a useful sonic demo.

Sound.Tools Instant Online Mastering With Reference Matching Now In Open Beta

So you want to have your track mastered for you (instantly, online) but using a specific reference track to guide the AI process? That's what Sound.Tools Matchering does and it's now in public BETA.

Very Rare EMS Synthi 100 Analog Synth Being Fully Restored For Public Use

There are just six EMS Synthi 100 analog synthesizers remaining, and none available for the public to play. That's about to change as one of these is being fully restored and placed in a public space.