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Behringer's First Polyphonic Aftertouch Keyboard To Bring CS-80 & DX7 Synth Clones?

The news from Behringer about their poly-aftertouch keyboard is more significant than teasing a specific synth clone as it opens the door for a range of polyphonic models in the future.

Behringer Confirm CS-80 Clone, With Early Pics & Details

The original CS-80, the synth behind the classic Blade Runner soundtrack, is on the 'clone' radar for Behringer. Here's the details and images they've announced so far.

Yamaha Hint At New CS-80 Synth, Behringer Suggest CS80 Clone On The Horizon

Could both Yamaha and Behringer be working on versions of the classic CS-80 hardware synth? Some cryptic online posts seems to suggest something may be brewing...

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.

Yamaha Electronic Drums Focus On Learning To Play - NAMM Video

Tailor your sounds, play along with backing tracks from your iPad and even get on-demand tutorial videos with Yamaha's latest education-focused electronic drum systems.

Best of 2018: Hardware Synthesizers

2018 was a great year for hardware synths. Demand for hands-on music machines continues to grow year on year. Here's some of our favorite hardware synths released this year.

Unleashing The Power Of The Yamaha Montage (And MODX!)

Get the absolute maximum out of your Yamaha Montage and MODX hardware with these free software add-ons - some are only free for a limited time so act now!

Review: Yamaha MODX

Yamaha's latest MODX keyboards pack amazing sound into an insanely portable package. Matt Vanacoro's dreams may just have come true.

Yamaha Announces MODX, New Line of Hybrid Synthesizers

The MODX synth line takes over from the Yamaha MODX and incorporates flagship technology into a lightweight, affordable line of synthesizers.

Yamaha Now Shipping DZR/DXS-XLF and CZR/CXS-XLF Speakers

The Yamaha DZR/DXS-XLF and CZR/CXS-XLF Loudspeakers and Subwoofers, with extra processing power, are now shipping.

Yamaha MONTAGE OS v2.5 Adds New Sounds, Enhanced Control, DAW Remote Function to Flagship Synth

The fifth free firmware update for Yamaha Montage expands the sounds, control and workflow features with the biggest enhancement being the new DAW Remote feature.

Yamaha Releases Vocaloid 5, Vocal Synthesis Software

The latest version of Yamaha Vocaloid 5 includes an impressive array of features that allow any producer to create melodic vocal tracks singing any lyrics using only a computer.

Review: Yamaha Montage 2.0

Yamaha's free update for its Montage workstation synthesizer brings a ton of new features to the table. Matt Vanacoro has been playing with it, and here's what he discovered.

Review: Yamaha TF-Rack Mixer

Yamaha's latest live sound mixer has a ton of I/O, a great touchscreen and can be remote controlled from an iPad. But that's just the start, as Joe Albano discovered.

Review: Yamaha EAD10

Could Yamaha's latest compact, multi-functional drum system really replace a whole drum mic kit? Matt Vanacoro found out when he road tested the EAD10...