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Nord Keyboards Announce Electro 5 Series at NAMM

With enhancements such as a big OLED display, expanded memory, and new split and layer features, the new Nord Electro 5 looks set to excite the performing keyboard musician.

Native Instruments Session Guitarist, Strummed Acoustic for Kontakt

The latest news from Native Instruments will appeal to those needing acoustic strummed guitars on their tracks. Session Guitarist - Strummed Acoustic is a Kontakt instrument and is available now.

Moog Recommences Manufacturing Large Format Modular Synths

It's official. Moog are back in the large format Modular Synthesizer business! They're bringing back their three most sought after 5U large models from 1973 on a limited run. Excellent video too.

Waves SSL 4000 Plug-In Collection Massive Price Reduction

Waves are offering their SSL 4000 collection for over 60% off the list price!! For only $249 you can grab four excellent plug-ins based on the popular SSL 400 series. Act fast though.

BT on Vintage Hardware Synth Character and Laurie Spiegel Bell Labs Performance

Grammy-nominated musician, producer & technologist, BT, offers an interesting explanation on why music software can't replace music hardware using Laurie Spiegel video performance as inspiration.

Isotonik Studios Presents Brainwash by Ned Rush

Brainwash is a visualiser for Max For Live that offers you the chance to creatively add audio/visual elements to your Ableton Live sets that are immersive, heavily tactile and deeply psychedelic.

Cluster Sound Releases DWAVE Live Pack

Based on the Korg DW-8000 (popular analog-digital hybrid 80s synth), Cluster Sounds new DWave is a sample pack designed for Ableton Live with some lovely sampled recordings.

Expert Sleepers FH-1 Eurorack Connects with MIDI Controllers, Launch Controls and iPads

Building up to NAMM comes a rather exciting announcement from Expert Sleepers. Their new FH-1 "faderhost" Eurorack module connects USB MIDI controllers to a modular synth. Watch the videos below.

Generating 3D Oscilloscope Animations from Music

Since the year dot, human beings have enjoyed created visuals to compliment sonic landscapes. Now using an oscilloscope Jerobeam Fenderson is creating 3D animations generated by sound waves.

CME Xkey Launches 37-Key USB Keyboard With Enhanced MIDI Features

After the successful launch of the original Xkey CME have a new model. The Xkey37 features velocity sensitive keys, polyphonic aftertouch, pitch bend, modulation and enhanced MIDI functionality.

CakeWalk Introduces New Sonar, Drops Version Numbers, Adds Membership Model

Cakewalk tell us their new Sonar product lineup features unparalleled features and innovative new ways to buy and own software. Yes, we're talking a membership model, but you can own for life too...

Sound Painting at Moog Sound Lab with Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith

Feeling stressed or need some inspiration? Then prepare yourself for a captivating and beautiful sound painting experience from master synthesist Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith at Moog Music HQ.

Prism Sound Offer Lowest Prices for Lyra, Titan & Atlas with Extra 5% Off for NAMM

There's new Lower Prices for Lyra, Titan and Atlas +5% extra off for NAMM from Prism Sound. If you've been lusting after one of their interfaces, then now might be time to pull the trigger.

Moog Music Release Werkstatt CV Expander

If you're dying to get your Moog Werkstatt communicating with your other analog gear, then this $39 USD expander from Moog Music is going to make you very happy indeed.

Wave Alchemy Future House Pushes Boundaries of Modern Sound Design

Inspired by forward-thinking labels like Dirtybird Records, Aus Music and many others, Wave Alchemy's Future House sample pack brings some gritty swinging beats, basses and more as loops.