Elektron Analog Heat MKII – New Buttons, No Overbridge

Elektron have received quite some heat lately for the long-overdue release of Overbridge (or Neverbridge, as some call it by now). The announcement of yet another product revision - this time the Analog Heat distortion/filter processor - is therefore surprising, and leaves some customers annoyed.

Roland Adds AAX Support to Cloud, New Oscillators and Filters for System-8

Roland have updated their AIRA synth System-8. Version 1.2 of the firmware adds 5 new filter types, including filters from the Jupiter-8, Juno-106, two formant- and a...

Deluge Firmware Update Adds Song Mode, New Synth Engines

Synthstrom Audibke have updated the firmware of their flagship synthesizer Deluge to version 2.0. New features include a song arranger mode, new ...

Dreadbox Updates Analog Drum Module Drips

Dreadbox have announced an update to their analog drum synthesizer Drips. Version 2 of the Eurorack module uses different...

Dreadbox Epsilon Limited Edition Stompbox

Greek synth developers Dreadbox have today announced a re-issue of their Epsilon effect pedal. The Epsilon Limited effect pedal comes with...

Blipblox is a Synth For Kids (And Their Parents)

Blipblox is a fully functioning synthesizer for children ages 3 and older. It is fun, safe and easy to use, but in difference to most musical toys it features a digital synthesis engine with...

EDM Sounds for Touché: Expressive E Mercury Expansion

French developers Expressive E released a new set of patches for their innovative touch controller Touché. Mercury Expansion contains 80 expressive sounds with a focus on dance music genres, drawing inspiration from the likes...

Retroaktiv MPG-70 Controller For Roland Super JX-10/MKS-70

Retroaktiv Synthesizers have announced a controller for the Roland Super JX-10 and MKS-70 synthesizers, which will also work with the JX8P. The rack mountable metal case...

Vintage Keys Expansion Pack for Elektron Analog Four

Elektron's latest sound pack for the Analog Four MkII synthesizer draws inspiration from "the cyberfunk of Adrian Enescu, schmaltzy balladeer Florin Bogardo, obscure space-opera soundtracks and...

Arturia Release Updated MIDI Controller KeyLab MkII

Arturia have just released a follow-up to their popular KeyLab MIDI controller keyboards. The KeyLab Mk2 comes with 49 and 61 keys, is available in black and white and contains the same keybed as the MiniBrute 2 and MatrixBrute. It features...