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Umlaut Audio PADS & ARPS For Kontakt, Simple, Super Sound Design

Since 2014 Umlaut Audio has been designing samples and virtual instruments for the biggest composers in the industry. Now you can get your hands on their new Kontakt instruments: Pads & Arps.

Korg plugKEY, Portable MIDI & Audio Interface For iOS Musicians

Korg have come out with something that iOS musicians and producers are simply going to love. PlugKEY is a portable audio and MIDI interface that every iPad and iPhone wielding producer will want.

NEWS: Ken MacBeth M7-D Is A New Experimental Synthesizer In The Making

If only small form factor synths make you happy and you're not a fan of sliders, then turn away now!! ;-) Ken MacBeth has revealed a new prototype of a synth he's working on and it looks cool!

Logic Pro X 10.2.3 Update: New Loudness Meter Plugin, Improved Flex Pitch & Much, Much More

Logic users, stand tall and simultaneously feel like a kid in a candy store. Apple have released the free 10.2.3 update for LPX users, and there's some really cool new features and fixes inside.

Reaktion Sound MUDRON Brings Dark Side to Reaktor Blocks

Reaction Sound, Italian-based audio tool developers, tell us their new Mudron for Reaktor 6 is a Blocks framework that is ideal for creating dark drones and eerie textures.

Hyve Touch Synthesizer: New Video, Piecing Together Details

As scarce as details on the Hyve Touch Synthesizer are, we’ve managed to find a new video of it in action, and conversations its creator, Skot Wiedmann, has had where some features are revealed.

Watch (Probably) The Best Moog Sub 37 & Mother-32 Performance In The World Ever

If you ever needed a reason to buy a Moog analog synthesizer, then this 16 minute video performance might be it. Surely, the best musical demo of both synths to date.

Native Instruments REAKTOR Blocks 1.2 Integrates MIDI & CV Hardware

Reaktor Blocks 1.2 introduces CV and MIDI connectivity for music hardware. Maschine, iPads, modular synths are all supported here.

G-Sonique Releases Renegade, Analog Monster VSTi Synth 64bit Version

What G-Sonique refer to as their "analog monster" of a synth, RENEGADE is now available as a native X64bit plug-in! Good news for Mac and Windows users using 64-bit DAWs.

Aphex Twin Upcoming Cheetah EP Actually a Synth Plugin?

News about a new software synth is rarely greeted with such amazement and anticipation outside dedicated music making circles... like this one about the "potential" new Aphex Twin synthesizer.

Radial 4-channel Audio Snake, The Catapult, Now Shipping

If you need to send analog and digital audio signals between rooms in a studio or across a stage for live performance then Radial Engineering's new Catapult could be what you're looking for.

Check Out This Electric Guitar Made From 40,000 Matchsticks

Imagine creating a fully functioning, full-size electric guitar out of match sticks. Probably around 40,000. That's what Dean Fraser has created and it's pretty incredible.

Here’s How To Hack Teenage Engineering’s Pocket Operator Synths

So, you’d love to customise the screen or some functions of the Pocket Operators? Fancy your hand at hacking, but don’t know where to start? Problem solved by hackingthepo.

Watch Future Retro 512 Touch Keyboard Controlling Mono & Poly Analog Synths

I won't lie to you. This is a LONG video clocking in at over 45 minutes. But if you're interested in the excellent new 512 capacitive touch keyboard from Future Retro, then its worth a watch.

Heavyocity Announces GRID II for Reaktor

Heavyocity has partnered with Icebreaker Audio to release GRID II, an eight-voice synth sequencer, for Native Instruments’ Reaktor. Excited? Read on for sound examples of this lovely instrument.