Posts with tag external-controller

/ 127 Articles

Watch ContinuuMini Portable Synthesizer In Action

The ContinuuMini is a smaller and more affordable version of Haken Audio's Continuum. Loopop loved the original, and here, he road tests its smaller sibling to find out what it has to offer.

Review: Traktor Kontrol S2 MkIII

NI's brand new family of Traktor controllers come with a raft of new features as well as the new Traktor 3 software. And the S2 will even natively connect to iOS devices. Hollin Jones went for a spin.

ROLI's Songmaker Kit GarageBand Edition Is A World's First. Here's Why.

Songmaker Kit GarageBand Edition is an all-in-one expressive companion to the world’s most popular music creation app. Here's what it can do.

State Of The Loop Is A Unique Ableton Live Looper Hardware Controller

Fresh off the press is this Kickstarter for State of the Loop. This external hardware controller is the first of its kind to interface directly with Ableton Live's Looper device, ideal for performers.

5 Keyboard MIDI Controllers You Need To Know About

MIDI keyboards are a studio staple, but there's so much more out there than boring black boxes. Here are 5 MIDI keyboard controllers with a range of talents. Which one catches your eye?

Icon Pro Audio Launches Next Gen QCon Pro G2 and QCon EX G2 DAW Controllers

If you're in the market for a hardware controller with touch-sensitive motorized faders for under £450 the new 2nd-generation Icon Pro Audio QCon Pro G2 should be on your shopping list.

Meet AKAI Pro FL Studio FIRE - World's First Dedicated FL Studio Hardware Controller

The latest update to FL Studio for Mac and PC adds support for this new, dedicated FL Studio hardware controller - FIRE from AKAI Professional.

AudioSwift 2  Turns Your Trackpad Into A Better MIDI Controller

The app that turns your Mac trackpad into a MIDI controller just got an upgrade that adds more power features and flexibility when controlling your music software, and even Adobe Lightroom.

Expressive E Touché SE Is A USB MIDI Version Of The Unique, Expressive Hardware Controller

Expressive E, the company behind the innovative and unique expressive instrument Touché, have announced Touché SE, a refined, USB-only version for software music apps and DAWs.

Analogue Solutions Generator Step Sequencer Now Available (Again)

Described as a next-generation sequencer, Generator from Analogue Solutions is a powerful, compact step sequencer as at home in a modular synth setup as it is connected to a DAW.

PreSonus Releases ATOM Pad Controller

If you're looking for a portable RGB pad controller for triggering loops in any DAW and/or integrating as an external controller for Studio One then the new ATOM could be the element you need.

Korg Announces Colorful, Limited-Edition nanoSERIES MIDI Controllers

We can hardly believe the ultra-portable and slim nano controllers from Korg were first released in 2008. Ten years on and Korg have announced two new color models for the Nano Key, Kontrol and Pad.

Arturia Releases Keylab MKII MIDI Controller Keyboard

Arturia have unveiled the latest generation of their popular KeyLab MIDI controller line. MKII features CV ins and outs, plenty of knobs, faders, 16 RGB backlit pads, 2 chord modes and much more.

Theresyn is an Analog Synth And Theremin In One Unique Instrument

The theremin sound and instrument is taking a big step forward with this evolutionary new instrument, Theresyn, that combines the theremin with an anlog synthesizer and new ways to trigger sounds.

Superbooth Video: Chair.Audio Excitable Touch & Vibration Haptic Instrument

We've not seen anything quite like this new digital instrument with an analog interface from Chair.Audio. Their mission is to make sounds tangible and add an organic element to electronic instruments.