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Cluster Sound Releases CS-808 Max For Live Drum Collection

Cluster Sound has announced the release of CS-808, a Max For Live drum collection faithfully reproducing the sound of the Roland TR-808, based on 1,331 samples.

Imaginando Releases DRC, Polyphonic Synthesizer for iOS, Android and VST

DRC is a new virtual analog polyphonic synthesizer from Imaginando for iOS, Android & PC/Mac which, sonically, is going to take you to new territories. So many cool features... watch the video below!

What do The Beatles, Pink Floyd & Music Tech Startup CloudBounce Have in Common?

You should be able to answer it by looking at the headline image... regardless, it's worth reading on to find out just how interesting CloudBounce could be as an online auto-mastering service...

Why The Logic X 10.2.2 Update Should Make You, Me & Apple Happy

Should we be happy at the latest update for Logic Pro X 10.2.2? Yes! Always good to have bug fixes. And there's an impressive new feature for auto-assignment of smart controls for MIDI controllers.

Korg Release volca fm Official Video

The volca fm is the next of the much-loved volca synthesizers from Korg. Some weeks after showing it off at NAMM, we’ve got an official video of the volca fm in action to feast our eyes and ears.

Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith Haunting Modular Synth Performance Using MakeNoise Tempi & 4ms Spectral

Take a listen (and watch) this new video of modular synthesis virtuoso, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, performing an unassuming, yet hauntingly beautiful soundscape featuring MakeNoise modules.

Clara Rockmore: Theremin Virtuosa Now An Interactive Google Doodle on Her 105th Birthday

Today's interactive Google Doodle for musicians and music makers is just excellent. The theme is the theremin and specifically Clara Rockmore, the theremin virtuoso who later inspired Bob Moog.

Waka Flocka Online Beat Maker, Wakapella, Powered by Splice

WARNING: This is pretty awesome. NSFW if your boss wants to actually get some work done. Splice have their released their online, interactive Waka Flocka Beat Maker sequencer with plenty to like.

Mono Synth Survey: Win A Focusrite Clarett 8Pre

Tell us about your favorite Mono synth, features and what you'd like to see in the future, and help shape upcoming synth releases... oh, you'll also have the chance to win a Focusrite Clarett 8PRE!

Boxed Ear Release TQS Red Zone Fever Sound Bank for Dave Smith Instruments Pro 2 Synth

If you've got a Dave Smith Instruments Pro 2 mono synthesizer, then this expertly crafted sound bank from Boxed Ear is going to appeal with its super basses, warped leads, alien textures & deep pads.

Befaco Rampage Synth Module Is New Take On Serge / Buchla Ramp Generator

Inspired by the old Serge/Buchla ramp generators, Befaco have set about giving this old idea a new twist with their Rampage synth module.

Access To Present Virus Darkstar Synth Re-Issue At Berlin’s Superbooth16

Those who are sad from missing out on the gorgeous Darkstar version of the Access Virus synth can dry away those tears. Access Music have a new batch and are presenting it at Superbooth16 in Berlin.

BlinkSonic AETØNZ Reaktor Ensemble Is A Beautiful Sampler Synth For Poly Harmonic Textures

Fancy creating some mind-bending atmospheres in NI Reaktor? BlinkSonic's new AETØNZ virtual sampler synth & RUIDOZ V2 sample mangler Reaktor ensembles will be right up your street. Take a listen.

No Strings Attached: Bass Guitar With No Strings Creates Entire Song

No strings? No problem! Davie504, Italian-born bass player and musician shows how to create a full track using a bass with no strings.

Audiofile Releases MYRIAD, Audio Batch Processor

Having made the fab Sample Manager for OS X, Audiofile haven't rested on their laurels. They've created one of the most impressive audio batch processors we've seen. Expect a review very, very soon!