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...

PreSonus Announce New FaderPort

Eleven years after its original introduction, PreSonus have announced an overhaul of their compact DAW controller FaderPort. The new version received a facelift with a more ergonomic button layout and a new 360° button encoder in addition to...
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Roland TR-909 Tutorial

Ever wondered how the original Roland TR-909 was programmed? Dr. Mix explains it in this tutorial. If you don't own a 909 yourself you can get the Doc's 909 Sample pack here.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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Native Instruments Announce New Hard- and Software – LOTS OF IT!

Komplete 12, Maschine Mikro Mk3, Komplete Kontrol A-Series and S-88, Massive X, Kontakt 6, Traktor Kontrol S2 and S4 Mk3...Native Instruments got our heads spinning with their release frenzy today. It will take us...