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Mixed In Key Announces Captain Plugins 2.0: New Chord Progression layouts, Strum, & Swing

Captain Chords 2.0 from Mixed In Key adds greater features, tools and workflows for music composers and producers, always with an eye on bring music theory to the masses.

Modal Announces Skulpt, Sub $300 4-Voice, Portable, Polyphonic Synthesizer

Well, well, well. Modal Electronics have unveiled a rather stunning 4-voice, 32-oscillator polyphonic virtual analog synthesizer expected to retail for less than $300 USD! It sounds lovely too.

Russian Analog Drum Synth, AVP Synth ADS-7, Spec, Price & Video Revealed

ADS-7 is a seven-track analog drum machine made in Russia with 65 hands-on controls, a sequencer, MIDI, individual audio outputs and trigger inputs. Here's what it sounds like.

Focusrite Offers Free Eventide Plug-In And 50% Discount

This month's plugin collective offer from Focusrite includes EQuivocate plug-in 100% FREE and a 50% discount off Eventide’s Elevate Mastering Bundle from 5 July to 6 September 2018.

Masada & The Beat Community Release Lurid Regard Organ, Free Akai MPC Expansion Pack

This completely free MPC expansion pack adds more sounds to your AKAI setup and is compatible with both the hardware and software. Grab it now!

Elektron Releases Analog Heat MKII: Backlit Buttons, Circuit Enhancements, Bigger, Better Screen

Sometimes minor changes can lead to major workflow improvements. This seems to be the case with Elektron's Analog Heat MKII which feels more like a instrument / performance tool than the original.

Get Smart With Isotonik Studio's Advanced Parameter Control For Ableton Live

Get complete control over your Live devices with up to 8 parameters controllable at once, plus Smart Graphs, Push 2 compatibility and more all for under $25.

Modal Teases Skulpt, New Hardware Synth

Just about the only thing we might know about the soon to be announced Modal machine is its name. Skulpt will be revealed on Friday 6th July 2018. An exciting synth summer continues.

Doepfer Releases Dark Energy III Monophonic Analog Desktop Synthesizer

Doepfer have released the third iteration of their monophonic standalone analog desktop synth in the Dark Energy series. Here's what you need to know about this CV, MIDI and USB connectivity synth.

Joranalogue Filter 8 Is An Analog 'OTA Style' 4-pole Lowpass VCF For Eurorack With Self-Oscillation

Those who are serious Eurorack users will find much to like in this powerful and multi-talented multimode filter / 8 phase oscillator module.

Sterling Audio Announces Dual-Source Headphone Amplifiers

Stering Audio have released two new dual-source professional headphone amplifiers in four-channel desktop and eight-channel rackmount models.

Free Festival App Radiate Adds Gatherings Feature, Create Your Own Events

The free app - described by one user as "like Tinder for ravers" - has added a feature to help artists and fans get together and host events at festivals.

Pimp Your Teenage Engineering Pocket Operator Synths With Cremacaffé's All-Natural PO Kit

Protect your handheld Pocket Operator while giving it a stunning new look - even the buttons and knobs! The Pocket Operator PO Kit is something to behold.

This Ableton Live Sequencer Creates Music Patterns based On Animal Population Behavior Equation

This free Max for Live sequence generator isn't like any other sequencer. Based on an equation that models animal population behavior it creates compelling or chaotic IDM sequences in Ableton Live.

Roland Announces AAX Pro Tools Support For Roland Cloud Plugins

The on-demand virtual instrument service, Roland Cloud, now offers native AAX plugin support. This brings the sounds of classic synths and drum machines and new digital instruments to Pro Tools.