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Junkie XL Explores Roland Synthesizers In This Video Workshop

Junkie XL takes you on a sonic tour of classic Roland synthesizers in his studio. Headphones or studio speakers are highly recommended to get the most from this.

52 FREE Audio Effect Plug-Ins For Musicians And Producers

There are some excellent audio effect plugins available, and incredibly many of these are free. Here's a list we've compiled of 52 that'll make you and your music productions happy.

Forget Keyboards, SoundMachines Reveals New Synth Controller Concept

Soundmachines are coming out with a revolutionary new controller interface for synths and modular synths unlike anything you've seen before. Here's the pre-prototype of Arches explained.

This Video By Sequential Cirklon With Music By Aphex Twin Captures The Superbooth 2017 Vibe

This video by the Sequential team taken at Superbooth 2017 captures the vibe and diversity of one of the biggest and most interesting synth trade shows and events in the world (probably).

ROLI Releases JUCE 5, Secret Sauce Behind Audio Apps

JUCE is a C++ cross-­platform framework owned by ROLI that provides building blocks that allow developers to create powerful, cross-­platform audio, interactive, embedded or graphic apps.

Moog Re-Releases The Moog Synthesizer IIIc

Fifty years after the original Moog Music announce the return of the Moog Synthesizer IIIc to production for a very limited time.

LayR 1.0.3, Massive Poly Synth For iOS, New Features In Free Update

One of the most impressively powerful synths for iOS, LayR, just got a free update with new features and bug fixes. Here's what's new for this excellent iPad and iPhone friendly synthesizer.

Propellerhead Reason 9.5, Now Supports VST Plugins!

Oh. My. Goodness. Reason have just changed the DAW game again. Reason 9.5 now supports... wait for it... VST plugins. Yes, read that again. Reason supports VST instrument and effect plugins!!!

UVI Releases Digital SynStations Vol 2, Bringing 90s Synths Back To Life

500 patches from 3 rare vintage hardware 90s synths in three virtual instruments from UVI. Sound interesting? Check out the video below if you need more convincing.

Overview & Sound Demo of Dreadbox Abyss 4-Voice Analog Synth

This 4-voice analog synth, the Abyss, captured our attention at Superbooth 2017. Dreadbox have put time and passion into this synth. In this 10 minute video they give us an in-depth overview.

BlinkSonic's VOZ Is A Stunning Virtual Vocalist Instrument For Reaktor

Using the human voice as its source, Blinksonic's VOZ is a unique concept for a Native Instruments Reakor instrument. Over 1,500 vocal waveforms are resynthesized as the source for you sound design.

New Video Demo Of Yamaha CS80 Clone, Deckard's Dream

Check out the latest video of the Yamaha CS80 clone, Deckard's Dream in action.

Image Line Releases New FL Studio Plug-in Vectorial Updates

Image Line are fresh out with a useful vectorial update with bug fixes for a number of their VST plugins. including Edison, Harmless, Harmor, Sytrus and Vocodex.

Superbooth 2017: NonLinearLabs C15, A Special Synth For Human Players

The C15 is a synthesizer with a difference. Its focus is on pure musical performance. You won't MIDI or sequencers or arpeggiators here, just controls for human musicians wanting real-time expression.

Here's What The New Moog Drum Machine DFAM Sounds Like

If you're attending MoogFest 2017 you can sign up to the 2-hour DIY workshop where you can build and own your own limited-edition, analog 8-step Moog drum machine... here's what it sounds like.