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Roland Releases SPD One Electronic Percussion Pads

The new Roland SPD::ONE series are compact, electronic percussion pads that can be played  with drumsticks, hands, or feet. The SPD::ONE WAV can playback as much as 360 minutes of samples!

Spotify Drops Loudness Target to -14 LUFS. What Does This Mean For Producers?

Good news, with Spotify's latest announcement, the loudness wars may finally be coming to an end. So what does this mean for producers?

Meet MiniMo, €25 8-Bit Modular Synthesizer

If you thought getting into modular synthesis could bankrupt you, think again. These tiny, cheerful looking 8-bit synth modules, MiniMo, are flexible, adaptable and extremely affordable.

New Apple MacBook Pro Rumor Will Upset Some Musicians & Please Others

What could make creatives and musicians upset about a new, more powerful and capable MacBook Pro? Forbes are predicting a price drop from Apple could do the trick.

Is It A Looper? Is It A DAW? It's Both. Say Hello To ZenAudio's ALK

ALK from ZenAud.io wants to be the missing piece of the puzzle that is the ideal live performance looper / sequencer / DAW. There's some deep yet intuitive features, and you can try it out for free.

Dada Life Endless Smile Plug-in Creates Epic Build-Ups With One Knob

So you've created an excellent electronic track. It sounds great. The components are all there. People like it. But something is missing... tension. Problem solved with Dada Life's Endless Smile.

Gibberwocky: Live Music Coding Meets Ableton Live & Max

Enter the insanely cool world of live coding music performances with Gibberwocky which works inside Ableton Live thanks to this Max for Live project.

Novation Circuit 1.5: What's New

A significant new version of the firmware for Novation Circuit has arrived. Version 1.5 is free and the new / improved features focus on the creative process. Here's what's new and how it works.

7 Minute Documentary Explores Creative Strands From Lee Scratch Perry To Daedelus

Filmed at Ableton Loop 2016 this engaging mini-documentary, Crumb 2.0, from Stuart Holt explores the creative strands between five artists

DeJa Vu Is An Analog FX Pedal For Synths & Guitars Bursting With Character

Effects pedals are not just for guitarists. Synthesists can join the fun, especially with one that sounds as good as the Glou Glou De Ja Vu. Prepare yourself for classic and experimental sounds.

Soundmit International Sound Summit 2017 - All The Details Here

Italy's biggest music tech show is on the horizon once again. And Kraftwerk will be playing while it's on! Here are the details plus everything you can expect to see!

Bitwig Releases Free Studio 2.1 Update: Here's What's New

A new amp model, enhanced sound collection and improved MIDI connectivity. What more could you ask for?

New DIY Eurorack Skiff & Power Solution from Befaco

Power solutions for Eurorack tend not to look too sexy. That is until Jumpskiff was introduced by Befaco. It's lovely to look at, a portable Eurorack power supply, and DIY which keeps cost down.

Here's The First Videos Of The New Moog Drum Machine, DFAM, In Action

One highlight from Moogfest 2017 was Moog's new drum machine, DFAM. The Drummer From Another Mother was available only as build your own via DIY workshops. Here's some videos of it in action.

Moog Engineer Describes Magic Of Synthesizers In One & A Half Minutes At Moogfest

With a nod to the history of synthesis with Bob Moog to limitless sonic potential and creating sounds from the imagination with synths, this video of a Moog Engineer at Moogfest 2017 is a must-watch.