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Behringer Reveals New Design For OB-Xa Analog Synth Clone, Hints At Standalone FX Box

The upcoming UB-Xa clone of the 8-voice polyphonic OB-Xa analog synth just got a new design which has been shared on Facebook. Behringer also hinted at a hardware effects unit. Perhaps analog too?

Arturia Releases 6 New Plugins Based On Vintage Studio Gear & Synth Filters

So you want vintage studio preamp and synth filters in plugin format that you'll actually use in your music productions? Arturia have six new, good ones for everyone.

Sheets Of Sound Releases Free SCW Web-Based Wave Editor

Explore the synthesis of sound and waveforms using this free, browser-based tool for generating and manipulating waveforms. You can even export the results to your hard drive.

Tracktion Releases Waveform 9 Music Production Software

Tracktion tells us Waveform 9 is the most creative and inspirational DAW ever created. It does indeed have innovative sampling capabilities, modifiers, a powerful modular rack environment and more.

Softube Releases Official Weiss DS1-MK3 & MM-1 Mastering Plugins

We're excited by the news coming out of Softube and Weiss today. Namely the launching of the new official Weiss DS1-MK3 and the MM-1 mastering maximiser.

This Easy Trick Makes Any Mono Synthesizer Play Chords & Pads

By pushing hardware to its extremes you can go beyond conventional programming techniques and create something special. This short video from Loopop explains one such trick...

Strymon Magneto Eurorack Effects Module Now Shipping

Magneto is a eurorack multi-head tape delay that also functions as a looper, phrase sampler, vintage spring reverb unit, phase-aligned clock multiplier, chaotic oscillator, sub-oscillator and more!

Roland Releases Their First Official TR-808 Software PlugIn

After yesterday's big announcement of the new TR-8S which fuses the TR-808, 909, etc with a sample player and excellent performance controls, Roland has announced the official 808 audio plug-in!

Watch Polyend Seq Hardware Sequencer, Immediate, Intuitive & Grooving With SLG

Polyend have released a video of the Seq unit in action with electronic music producer Ɓukasz Seliga, also known as SLG at the controls.

Roland Announces TR-8S Rhythm Performer - Next Generation Drum Machine

The Roland TR-8S brings back the most classic of drum machines, TR-808, and combines it with new sound design features for the modern musician, producer and performer.

Microrgan is a Vintage 50s Analog Synth Instrument For Kontakt

What do you get when you bring a rare 50's Italian analog synthesizer back to life in software form as a Kontakt Instrument? Soundiron's Microrgan with lots of sound design potential.

Roland Teases New AIRA Machine. What Is It?

You can have three guesses what Roland are about to release, but we still won't tell you if you're on the money until the official announcement on Monday 8am UK time / midnight PST. It's exciting!

Say Hello To Ableton Session Controller

They've got a wooden, steam punk look, and give you control over Ableton Live like no other controller can. Welcome to the new wonderful workflow world of Ableton Session Controllers.

ELTA Music Announces Polivoks Mini Desktop Synth for $500

The original Polivoks was a duophonic, analog synthesizer made in the Soviet Union between 1982 and 1990. Now you get a mini desktop version for just $500.

Here's 2 Eurorack Modules Built From Scratch Using Otto DIY

The Indiegogo campaign for the Otto DIY Eurorack Module system ends soon - these examples of what you can do with it may surprise you.