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Watch Arturia BeatStep Pro Sequencing 10 Analog Synths and Ableton Live, Now Available

Arturia's Beatstep Pro is more than an upgrade of the original Beatstep. The good news is it's now available and you can watch this excellent video showing it in action controlling 10 analog synths!

Yamaha Reface Mobile Mini Keyboards Full Details: Bringing Back Sound of the 1980’s

Yamaha have launched their new range of Reface mini keyboards which have redesigned and reimagined four classic keyboards used by artists from Stevie Wonder to Pink Floyd, Queen to Michael Jackson.

AKAI Professional Releases New MPD MIDI Pad Controllers

Akai Pro tell us their new feature-packed MPD MIDI pad controllers give artists unprecedented creative musical firepower with Thick Fat backlit MPC Pads, multiple controls and included software.

The Ploytec Synthesizers „πλ² Pi L Squared“ and „πλ² Pi L Squared Leukos“ get firmware

There's new firmware for Ploytec's duophonic synthesizers to be released on July, 9th 2015 at Summer NAMM, Nashville, Hall A booth #649. Not long to go now. Check out the video below to see more.

Positive Grid Releases Three New Expansion Packs For BIAS FX iPad

The cross platform amp-and-effects processor, BIAS FX for iPad gets an arsenal of effects with three new expansion packs: Essential Analog, Classic Effects, and Effect Powerhouse.

Yamaha Reface Synths Images & Details Leaked

Yamaha have teased and teased us for a few weeks now about their new synths, Reface, due to be launched officially tomorrow. But now the cat is well and truly out of the bag.

Acid House Pioneer, Charanjit Singh, Has Died Aged 75

Where would we be without Acid House? Have you considered there could be a connection between it and Indian ragas? Pioneer, Charanjit Singh did as far back as 1982. Today he has passed away.

IK Multimedia releases Future Synths & Hugh Padgham Drums for SampleTank 3

Now musicians can power-up their productions with club-ready synths and mixable "stone room" drums from the engineer-producer behind Phil Collins' "In the Air Tonight".

Vinyl Sales Up 56%, CDs Fall 4% in 2015

In case you hadn’t already guessed, music streaming is on the rise and most physical music sales (CDs) are on the decline. But would you have guessed Vinyl sales are up 56%?

Plugin Boutique Releasing Carbon Electra 4 Oscillator Synth

The upcoming Carbon Electra subtractive software synth from Plugin Boutique is designed to emulate vintage analog routing with flexible modulation options and a virus-style sound. Check it out.

Focusrite Offers RedNet DAW Native Bundles

RedNet Native Bundle: a soft bundle consisting of RedNet 1 (or RedNet 2), RedNet PCIe card, Sonnet Echo Express SE I Thunderbolt chassis, and for a limited time an Ethernet switch (a $750 value).

Isotonik Unleash DJ Collection for Ableton Live

Attention Ableton DJ's and Performers! Isotonik DJ Collection brings you looper, slicer and hot cues so you can manipulate clips in Live as if you were in Serato or Traktor.

Tenorio-on in HTML5 in Your Browser

Remember the excellent Tenori-on? Now you can play it in your browser thanks to this Javascript and HTML5 implementation (with lovely color animations).

Source Audio Vertigo Tremolo Pedal Now Available

Source Audio's Vertigo Tremolo is in stores now! The Vertigo is the first of their new One Series line of pedals. It's easy to use, just plug it in and thumping, rich tremolo effects are a stomp away.

I Dream of Wires: Documentary Film on Modular Synthesis Coming Soon

Good news for synth fans. The documentary, I Dream of Wires, will be released on VOD / DVD this August. Charting the rise, fall and rebirth of modular synthesis this film is worth checking out.