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Watch Novation Blocs Wave for iOS Helping Produce New Musical Ideas

New Novation sub-brand: Blocs, announced Blocs Wave - a music creation app for iOS a few days ago. Of real interest is the performance video with Toby Gale and the interview video with the Blocs team.

The Viktor NV-1 Synth Will Blow You Away, And It Lives In Your Browser

Such is its quality, I pinched myself while playing the Viktor NV-1 to remind myself this synth is a web-audio browser-based instrument. Creator, Nikolay Tsenkov, explains its concept and process.

ADDAC Announcing 4 New Synth Modules At Superbooth16, Freeze Machine Teaser

The good folks at ADDAC have teamed up with Electro Harmonix to create a new eurorack synth module, EHX VC Freeze Machine, to be shown at Superbooth16 in Berlin in about a week’s time.

Get Your Wiggle On With This Dynamic Waveshaping Synth Plugin for Mac & PC

Want to be adventurous with you sound creations? Like to craft dynamic, intriguing sounds that literally... wiggle? That's exactly what 2nd Sense Audio's Wiggle synth plug-in looks to help you do.

DIY MIDI Controller Kits For Vintage Synth Plugins From SoundForce Controllers

If the idea of spending a day building a beautiful, boutique MIDI controller fills your brain with pleasure, then the new SFC-60 & SFC-101 DIY MIDI Controller kits are for you.

Vintage Minimoog Synthesizer Up For Grabs Courtesy of the Bob Moog Foundation

If you're reading this, I'm 99.99% certain you'd want to own a vintage Minimoog synthesizer. One lucky raffle winner has the chance thanks to the Bob Moog Foundation. More info below...

Moon Modular Synth Maker Releases Superbooth 16 Teaser Video

Meet Moon Modular at Superbooth16 to get hands on with their new Memotron m2k and exclusive performances. And you can watch this video teaser to experience a neat slideshow and modular music.

FREE Fourtet Ableton Live 9.5 Instrument Pack

Kick your weekend off in style with this awesome 4-instrument Ableton Live pack from Flintpope. Even better... it's free! Featuring Simper, Collision, Operator & Tension.

Free Roland TR-808 Sample Kit, No Effects Added

Soquelle has created a free sample kit from our Roland TR-808 drum machine and E-Mu SP-1200 sampler. Get the classic TR-808 bass, snare, clap and hi hats! 

Free Ableton Drum Rack Made 100% From Turntable & Vinyl Samples

This collection of vinyl samples from ModeAudio makes out their new Vinyl Drum Rack for Ableton Live. Better still, it's 100% FREE!

How Producing Techno Helped Ex Air Traffic Controller Cope With Anxiety

Producing music. It can be cathartic. It can be inspiring. It can be fulfilling. And, as this ex air traffic controller has discovered, it can help you cope with anxiety and stress.

Embertone Intimate Strings Solo Series Includes Cello, Violin, Viola & Bass

Embertone Intimate Strings for Kontakt Player combines their highly regarded Friedlander Violin, Fischer Viola, Blakus Cello, and Leonid Bass in one convenient and money-saving package.

Now You Can Use A Modular Synthesizer In Your Web Browser

This Modular Synthesizer, written in HTML5 and Javascript, offers real-time sound generation... and yes, it's all running inside your web browser (Chrome or Firefox)!

Focusrite Unveil Red 4PRE, Their Best Audio Interface Yet

Featuring dual Thunderbolt 2, HD DigiLink & Dante network connectivity, Focusrite tell us the new RED 4PRE is a the perfect audio interface in terms of form, function, sound quality and versatility.

Liine Skram: New iOS Music Creation App By Creators Of Björk & Daft Punk Stage Tech

Liine (the creators of the super popular Lemur app) are back with Skram, a highly-accessible, intuitive, and addictive app for making electronic music on iPad. Music making experience not required.