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...

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...

Roland Go:Mixer Pro Video Review

Roland just announced the Go:Mixer Pro, a portable audio interface for iOS/Android with line-, instrument- and phantom powered mix inputs. Watch our review here...

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 ...

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...

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...
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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.
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Akai Fire Controller for FL Studio

Akai Fire is a first of its kind, dedicated hardware controller for FL Studio. It comes with a 4x16 matrix of RGB pads, 4 encoders and various function buttons for FL Studio. Fire allows...

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...