Forget burgers. Make beats. A popular fast food chain in the Netherlands created a paper placemat that syncs to a smartphone via Bluetooth and provides comprehensive sampling and beat making features.
At Moogfest later in May there'll be a free interactive bazaar that gives everyone a chance to discover and test-drive the next generation of electronic musical instruments, including modular synths.
Isotonik Studios have released Streak FX, a new audio fx that makes it even simpler to re-shape your sounds with custom effects in Max for Live.Â
Showing just a limited palette of sounds and capabilities, this synth jam video from Musikmesse includes Arturia's highly anticipated MatrixBrute and the ever present, much-loved MicroBrute.
OK. Therein innovative drum machines out there, but this one from Axel Bluhme takes the creative approach a step further with the XOXX Composer.
Take a journey with ski masks, haunting soundscapes, mirrors, Moog synths, and Meris processors in this captivating video performance from Makeup and Vanity Set. Just watch it.
It's not everyday you get one Ableton Live pack you can download for free, and here we have three from Monade Sounds. Here's some brief info about each pack.
UVI announces Attack EP88, the world's first tacked & possibly most comprehensive electric piano library, delivering 5 mixable signal sources, per- key voicing and more, available at an intro price.
There's something really compelling about this video of a music production environment in a virtual reality world. If you have an Oculus Rift CV1 then this should provide ideas and excitement.
Hot off the heels of our recent big review of the public BETA for Overbridge 1.10... Elektron haveÂ released 1.10 into the wild along with Analog Rytm OS 1.30 with an excellent video demo.
Web browsers can do more than log onto Facebook or show you the latest dog spinning vinyl. Spectrogram is a wonderful Chrome-based real-time Spectrogram viewer that could become very addictive.
SynchroArts Revoice Pro 3.2 offers comprehensive auto and manual time, pitch and loudness editing for vocals, dialog and instruments. So what does version 3.2 bring to the table? Find out here.
We caught a brief look at the new du-touch from French start-up Dualo at Musikmesse 2016 and were impressed by the concept. Now it's arrived on Kickstarter.
Native Instruments' new Sonic Hooks series focuses on artists and producers showcasing or conversing about how they create their trademark, signature sounds using Komplete and Maschine.
The good folks at Corsynth, modular synth makers from Spain, let us know about their new Quad Linear VCA/VC Mixer module. Check out the video to see it in action.