Posts with tag analog-synth

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Marc Doty Explores The Secrets Of Great Bass in Arturia MatrixBrute

Marc Doty shows you how to tweak and set up Arturia's monster synth - MatrixBrute - to get a massive bass sound. Read on to find out the secret.

Going Modular: My First Eurorack Experience

If you've ever wanted to get into the world of Eurorack but not known where to begin, Sara Simms is here to share her own experience of diving in at the deep end, and what it taught her.

Best of 2017: Hardware Synths

Hardware synths continued to grow in popularity through 2017 proving that demand for tactile music machines is alive and kicking. Here's 10 of our favorite hardware synths released this year.  

Review: Endorphin.es Furthrrrr Generator

The theory behind the way the Endorpin.es Furthrrrr Generator makes its sounds might be a head scratcher, but as Scott Riesterer discovered, it still sounds amazing and is fun to tweak.

Review: KingKorg

If you hadn't heard of the KingKorg, you're probably not alone. But could this somewhat under-the-radar live performance synth actually be the instrument that performers have been looking for?

SOUNDMIT 2017, Big Euro Synth Show, Adds Patronage Of Leading Italian Universities

The event, billed as the largest synth show in Italy, has something for everyone. Here are the details and what you can expect to see and hear at the November 2017 show.

Review: Dreadbox Abyss 4-Voice Analog Synth

The latest hardware release from Dreadbox is a 4-voice analog synth monster that is much more than a regular polyphonic instrument. Jade Wii finds out what's lurking inside.

Exclusive Review: Roland SE-02 Analog Synth

A Minimoog-inspired portable monosynth developed by Roland & Studio Electronics for under $500 sounds too good to be true. But it's not! Here's our world exclusive video + review of the SE-02.

FREE Today: Make Noise Sound Design Masterclass With 0-Coast Patchable Synthesizer

Love the sound of the 0-Coast but need a bit of guidance? The guy who actually designed it, Tony Rolando, is on hand in our FREE streaming masterclass with Q&A. Enrol now for free!

Choosing Your First Synthesizer

With so many synths out there it can be daunting knowing where to begin looking. But it needn't be! Here are some excellent tips on choosing your first synth from someone with quite the collection...

Review: Erica Synths Fusion VCO

The Fusion Drone system sounds incredible and at its heart is the powerful Fusion VCO synthesizer module. We took it for a test drive…

Here’s The First Demo Of Modal CRAFTsynth Synthesizer, And It Sounds Impressive

We broke the news about the exciting and cute new self-assembly, portable, affordable, monophonic CRAFTsynth synthesizer from Modal Electronics on Friday. Now you can hear it in action.

Analog Synthesis 4: The Principle of Modulation

In this final article in our mini series on the essentials of subtractive / analog synthesis, Peter Schwartz explores the principles of modulation.

Eowave Releases Domino, Analog Monophonic Synth Module Great For Instant Bass Lines

The new synth module from Eowave brings their desktop monophonic synthesizer, Domino, to the world of eurorack. Domino is ideally suited for instant basslines and acid leads. Watch it in action here.

Review: Bastl Instruments bitRanger

A synth with over 100 patch ports is a cool enough concept, but imagine if you could also use it on the beach, or the bus. The future is here, and it’s called bitRanger…