Soft pop, new eurorack faceplates, mini mixers, The Dude... desktop modular pieces. All of this and more are coming out of Bastl Instruments' labs, and you just know they're going to be awesome.
There were so many booths at Superbooth 2017 in Berlin it was a refreshing change to meet Vladimir of VPME.de carrying his booth in a bag with some pretty eurorack modules on show.
Ableton Loop, Ableton’s summit for music makers, is set to return to Berlin on November 10–12 for its third edition. Here's the latest new and ticket ordering info for one of the events of the year.
Now that we've seen it in action, we love the Ekektron Digitakt. Cenk from Elektron gave us an in-depth tour focusing on many of its excellent features.
The 8raw8 is a Roland TR-808 clone. It's analog, sounds excellent, looks beautiful, and doesn't come with a sequencer. It's about to get a lot easier to buy one though. That's the good news.
It's not been long since Waverazor was announced around NAMM 2017, and now this highly anticipated synth plug-in that splices waveforms into aggressive new sounds is available.
So, You've seen 1st-look videos of the Novation Circuit Mono Station at Superbooth 2017, but you won't have seen one like this. Chris Calcutta demos unknown features and sequences a 0-Coast.
This video demos how the soon to be released Akai Pro MPC X is gearing up to be the central controller of your studio gear. Here's how, using the CV output, it's able to control Eurorack synth modules
Jomox announced their new analog drum machine, Alpha Base, recently. At Superbooth 2017 we had the opportunity to get hands on with this beast of a beat machine. It sounds good!
At Superbooth 2017 PreSonus gave us a sneak peek of their upcoming Quantum thunderbolt 2 DC-coupled audio interface. Could this be the interface every analog and modular synthesist will want?
This robot-based machine has been specially developed to control every fader on the Yamaha reface CS synthesizer. And it's cooler than words can express.
At Superbooth 2017 Polyend demonstrated the power and flexibility of some new features for their high-end hardware sequencer, SEQ.
We caught up with Johannes from DaDa Machines at Superbooth to chat about the innovative Automat that can be controlled by MIDI to mechcnically trigger sounds from real objects.
We weren't sure what to expect when we saw the Behringer Minimoog Model D clone being unveiled for the first time at Superbooth today... but it sounds really great! Watch the video to hear it now.
As if Polyend's PERC PRO drumming machine controlled from any MIDI source wasn't cool enough, then Piotr from Polyend shows us this at Superbooth 2017.