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Motion Keys Breathes New Life Into Keys & Pianos

With 483 Instruments & Presets and featuring a quad-core Step Animator with XY motion engine, Motion Keys will take keyboards and pianos above and beyond the expected.

Studiologic’s Numa Compact 2X Gets Major OS Update, New Grand Piano

The ultra-portable MIDI controller and performance keyboard gets a brand new grand piano instrument as well as a Manager App for easier preset management. Here's what you need to know.

What To Consider When Choosing Your Next MIDI Keyboard Controller

MIDI controller keyboards come in all shapes, sizes and configurations. Joe Albano explains your options, whatever your keyboard needs may be.

Review: IK Multimedia Hammond B-3X

IK's new Hammond organ software instrument has been developed in consultation with the original Hammond Organ company. Hollin Jones spins up the Leslie...

IK Multimedia Debuts Hammond B-3X Virtual Instrument

IK says its Hammond B-3X is the first real Hammond organ for Mac/PC, complete with Leslie speaker.

Review: UVI Key Suite Electric

Keysuite Electric is made up of 7 categories of instruments: Tines, Reeds, Clavs, Electric Pianos, Analog Keys, Electro Acoustic and Bass. Matt Vanacoro took it for a spin.

4 Useful Chord Techniques For Non-Keyboard Playing Producers

Whether you're an experienced keyboard player or just beginning to learn your way around the keys, here are 4 chord techniques that will serve you well when playing and recording.

Vapor Keys - Sunbaked Electric Pianos From Karanyi

100 deep sampled presets from 2 classic FM, algorithmic and a modern wavetable synth: Yamaha DX7, TX81z and an Arturia MicroFreak. Meet Vapor Keys.

Arturia Reveals Keylab 88 MkII Premium Controller Keyboard

Get true piano feel, extensive connectivity and a software bundle worth $700 with Arturia's latest update to its top-tier controller keyboard.

Yamaha CP73 Review

Yamaha's new stage piano offers an excellent balance of build, playability and sounds. Matt Vanacoro took it on the road to find out where it really shines.

Understanding The Leslie Effect

The Leslie speaker effect can be heard on countless hit records. But how does it work, and why do we like hearing it so much? Joe Albano explains all.

Cubase 10 - Secrets Of The Mouse And Modifier Keys

Understanding how your computer names and treats modifier keys is essential to working quickly and efficiently in Cubase. Matt Hepworth explains how they work.

Review: Korg Grandstage

Korg's Grandstage represents a new approach for the company, focusing on putting everything a live performer needs at their fingertips. Read on to find out what Matt Vanacoro thought of it...

Nord Upgrades Vintage Electric Piano Library And Introduces New EP Filters

The Enhanced EP Library and new EP Filters are available for free download now for Stage 3 Series owners, with Electro 6 and Piano 4 support on its way. Here's how to get them.

Review: Arturia Keylab MK II

The latest generation of Arturia's multi-talented MIDI controllers integrates with pretty much any MIDI software or hardware you can think of. Hollin Jones got plugged in.