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A Music Producer’s Guide To Subtractive Synthesis

Whether you're a music producer or sound designer learning subtractive synthesis can take you a long way using many hardware and software synthesizers.

Roland Releases Four New Patch Collections for Roland Cloud by Brothertiger

Brothertiger Chillwave Patches Are Now Available for Roland’s JUNO-106, JUPITER-8, JX-3P, and SH-2 Software Synthesizers.

Sample Logic Releases Symphonic AI

The latest beautifully created instrument from Sample Logic, Symphonic AI, features 938 multi-sampled instruments that fuse orchestral samples and synthesis for intelligent and organic sounds.

Getting Into Granular Synthesis: A Beginner's Guide

Granular synthesis, invented by Iannis Xenakis in 1959, is often passed by when talking about synthesis. Here we explore what it is and show how easily it can create unique and impressive sounds.

Modal Electronics Releases ARGON8 Synthesizer Firmware v2.0

New features and improvements with Modal Electronic's ARGON8 hardware synth increases the creative potential for sound designers and musicians.

Review: Arturia OB-Xa V, Legendary Synth Reborn

Arturia's latest soft synth brings back an all-time classic and is perfect for modern soundtrack work. Hollin Jones road tested the OB-Xa V'¦

Review & Tutorial: AI Synthesis AI008 Matrix Mixer

The AI008 Matrix Mixer is a four in, 4 out Eurorack Matrix Mixer. Scott Riesterer takes it on a proper walkthrough to discover some of what it is capable of.

This Video Demonstrates That FM Synthesis Need Not Be Confusing...

Take a sonic journey with Rishabh Rajan as he shows you the what, the why and the sounds of FM synthesis using a range of popular synths.

Roland Introduces ZENOLOGY, Expandable Plug-In Version of ZEN-Core Synthesis System

ZENOLOGY Brings Roland's ZEN-Core Technology Straight into your DAW.

Steve Horelick On Generating Rich, Evolving Buchla Synth Waveforms On Emotive EP, Oceana

"Emotive" synth music is commonplace on Spotify and Youtube. But, on the new Oceana EP, Steve Horelick adds extra dimensions to the music with his trusty Buchla synths and heartfelt intention.

Superbooth, Coolest Synth Show On Earth, Coming Direct To Your Home This Year

The greatest annual synth show on earth has been cancelled due to the Coronvirus... wait. No it hasn't! Booth stops, artist performances, new product demos are being broadcast direct into our homes!

MIDISynth Editor Now Supports Novation Summit Synthesizer

Novation's flagship synthesizer, Summit, deserves a rich library editor that'll integrate it with the DAW of your choice. Sigabort's MIDISynth-Peak/Summit app does just that and so much more.

Video Review: Polyend Tracker

Loopop is first up with an in-depth video review of the new Polyend Tracker. It's not only comprehensive and informative, but also sonically excellent. Sit back and enjoy.

Polyend Tracker Is World's First Hardware Tracker & Only €499!

Tracker from Polyend is a machine combining the retro feel of software trackers with sampler, wavetable, granular FM synthesis, sequencer and arranger in a portable standalone hardware form.

UVI Sound Designers Reveal How They Sampled 250 Vintage Synths

There's five sound designers at UVI responsible for the vast array of sampled instruments that are part of their highly acclaimed Vintage Vault 3. Find out their sampling workflow secrets here.