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.
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.
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.
TAL's Noisenaker is completely free and here, you can see a short guide to making your own synth patches from scratch.
Imagine an affordable clone of the iconic Roland CR-78 analog drum machine... and what if you were involved in the creation process, including the design, of the machine itself. Hello Behringer...
UVI releases Vintage Vault 3, a massive update to their premier vintage synth collection, and JP Legacy, a 4-instrument suite inspired by an iconic Japanese synth line.
Paying homage to the legendary early-Eighties-era Elka Synthex, the latest version of Syn'X 2 brings a wealth of new features and upgrades. Here's what's new.
The Wavestate isn't a simple reissue of the 90s Wavestation synth. This is a completely re-imagined, next step into the world of digital wave sequencing synthesis.
Here's the top 15 articles from the past 10 years published only on Ask.Audio. These are the most read pieces on music tech, including news, tutorials and opinion editorials.
This monster new soft synth from Tone2 is packed with features and it's available at a discount for a limited time. Here's the details.
Hear how Panic Girl composes and performs with a variety of synths, ask questions and even get the chance to win a copy of her latest vinyl.
Boss says the SY-1000 is a new chapter in guitar synthesis and delivers the finest performance and most organic playing experience to date. Here's all the details on this new guitar synthesizer.
We thought the upcoming "warp drive" feature for the Behringer Model D was going to be a firmware based improvement. We were wrong. It's a brand new synth: Poly D!
See how to quickly set up a cool retro synth patch from scratch in Arturia's Pigments by using the instrument's Analog mode and a few tuning, filtering and oscillator tricks.
UVI's Falcon is a powerful environment for building synth or sample-based instruments, and it's easier than you may think. Joe Albano shows you how it's done.