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This Is The Most Insanely Cool Synth Controller / Case For Your Korg Volcas

If you have a Korg volca, or four, this beautiful wooden keyboard controller could be yours for just €400. It's an ingenious design and one that accommodates the volcas in an ergonomic way.

MP3 is Dead! Expired Patents and Why AAC Is A Better Compressed Audio Format

You may have read about MP3 being discontinued recently. Joshua Casper explains and demonstrates why it doesn't matter and how AAC is superior for those who choose to listen to compressed audio.

Magix Resurrects Popular Audio Editor, Releases Sound Forge Pro 3 For Mac

MAGIX releases SOUND FORGE Pro MAC 3, including iZotope RX & Ozone Elements and announces new versions of SOUND FORGE Audio Studio, and SOUND FORGE Pro for Windows coming later this year.

Moogfest Announces Suzanne Ciani As 2017 Moog Innovation Award Recipient

The latest from Moogfest 2017 includes news that prolific pioneer of the synth world, Suzanne Ciani, is to receive the 2017 Moog Innovation Award. Plenty more info from the upcoming event also.

This Analog-Inspired Kontakt Synth Goes Deep

Invasors is a synth that goes deeper than your average Kontakt synth. There is quite possibly something here for everyone: sound designer, producer and synthesist.

Modor MiniModor Is The NF-1 Synth But Smaller, Cheaper, With New Added Features

In reducing the size of the NF-1 into the NF-1m, Minimodor, you'd expect there be fewer features and power. However, this little brother to the NF-1 packs all the power and adds some more features!

Delicious Sounding Semi-Modular Analog Synth, ANTS, Now Available To Pre-Order

You could have ANTS! in your studio soon. This 4-oscillator semi-modular analog synth in desktop format is now available to pre-order after a successful Kickstarter and is shipping in 2 weeks.

How To Create Your Own Intelligent Randomizer in Logic Pro X, Inspired by Brian Eno

If you watched the recent video interview with Eno you might her noticed his custom randomizer script plugin in Logic Pro X. Inspired by this concept we want to show you how to make your own version.

Ommarunn Is A Crazy, Randomizing Synth Ideal For Sound Design Happy Accidents

Getting interesting sounds from a synthesizer doesn't have to mean spending hours tweaking every available control. What if you focused on randomizing algorithms? Ommarunn does just that and more.

Get That Brian Eno 80s Sound With His Yamaha DX7 Synth Patches

Now everyone has the chance to play with some of Brian Eno's presets from the 80s thanks to this free download of his Yamaha DX7 patches from 1987.

Erica Synths Announces New Black Polivoks VCF v2 & Black VCA, Black VCO & Expander Now Available

Lots of synth news from our friends at Erica Synths. There's more additions to the Erica Black modular range and an awesome video by Carl Mikael on the Black VCO.

Native Instruments Reveals New Maschine 2.6.5 Features

Native Instruments have announced the two main features for their upcoming Maschine 2.6.5 update (not yet released). And these two big features are significant for workflow and the future of Maschine.

Polymoog Inspired Synth From XILS Labs Sounds Fantastic, Coming Soon

XILS Labs are teasing us with their upcoming POLY synth plugin. The POLYM is inspired by the classic Polymoog synthesizer and what strikes us is how good it sounds. Check out the video below.

Free Live Masterclass: Eurorack Sound Design With Endorphin.es

Enrol now for free to watch this live streaming masterclass on Eurorack sound design with Endorphin.es, Thursday at 12PM PT / 8PM UK + Raffle for your chance to win: Cockpit, Gateway, Shuttle Mate!

This Is How All DJs Should Order Food

Whether you're at a drive-through or ordering a pizza online, it's possible to use your turntables instead of your voice. DJ Strategy shows you how in these two short videos.