Modal Announce New Compact VA Synth Skulpt

British synth manufacturer Modal has announced a new Kickstarter project: Skulpt is a 4-voice, 32-oscillator virtual analogue synthesizer in a compact, portable form factor. It features a state variable filter, wavetables and an 8-slot...

First Look at ONDA by Critter and Guitari

Critter and Guitari gave a first look at their new instrument ONDA at Moogfest. Like the Organelle, it’s based on a Raspberry Pi, fully programmable and allows the user to load patches from 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 ...

Grandmother – Moog introduces new semi-modular synthesizer

Right on time for this year’s Moogfest, the latest addition to the Mother ecosystem was unveiled: The Moog Grandmother is a semi-modular analog mono synth with arpeggiator, sequencer and spring reverb. It features two...

Circuit Mono Station Gets Updated With New Features

The update of Novation's Circuit Mono Station firmware to version 1.2 introduces a couple of interesting new features to the synth/sequencer hybrid. The most anticipated is surely Patch Flip. Since the Circuit Mono Station saves...

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...

Boing Boom Bling: Arturia’s Creation Edition

If you are in need for some pimped out gear to match those leopard sheets and porcelain dog statues in your love shag, ehm studio, look no further: Arturia‘s Creation Edition brings limited versions...

Elektron Release 7 OS Updates, Overbridge Beta, New Analog Rytm Synth Engine and…a Bag.

More news from Elektron! After the Swedes have surprisingly announced an upgrade of their distortion and filter processor Analog Heat last week, they now also released new firmware versions for their complete product range. While...

Waldorf Announce FPGA Synthesizer KYRA Based on Exodus Digital Valkyrie

When independent developer Manuel Caballero of Exodus Digital introduced his prototype of an FPGA-powered digital synthesizer named Valkyrie at 2018's Musikmesse, he turned quite some heads in the music tech community. Although his promising...

Pittsburgh Modular Microvolt 3900 Now Shipping

Pittsburgh Modular have started shipping their new semi-modular desktop synth Microvolt 3900. It sports a Westcoast-inspired analog oscillator with 4 simultaneous waveforms and wave folding features, a 2-pole state variable lowpass filter, a dynamic VCA...