Acidlab, creators of several drum machines and synths, inspired by Roland classics, has released a teaser of the design for their new Drumatix drum machine. Continue reading
This video, via Arrayzable, demos the MT25d – a fairly extreme makeover/mod of the Korg Monotribe. Continue reading
This video, via massivebeatzz, covers unboxing and a quick look at the new Roland Aira TR-8. The second half of the video digs into DAW integration and recording individual drum tracks.
Sunday Synth Jam: This video captures a live Elektron jam session, featuring Dataline on the Analog Rytm and Cuckoo on Analog Keys.
The performance was improvised at Musikmesse 2014.
Here’s what Cuckoo has to say about the jam: Continue reading
Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via Solaires, captures a drum machine vs drum machine jam session - Roland Aira TR-8 vs DSI Tempest, mano a mano. Continue reading
This video, via AnalogAudio1, is a demo of the Vermona ER-9 Rhythm Box. Continue reading
Here’s a quick demo of Dr. Böhm Digital Drums - a rare vintage drum machine that’s been called ‘the German Linndrum’.
The next Akai MPC workstation may run Windows 8, based on a sneak preview of a MPC prototype that Akai and Microsoft showcased at Microsoft’s Build 2014 – a developer conference held April 2-4 in San Francisco.
The new MPC hardware, above, looks like a bit like a modified MPC Renaissance, with a much larger screen. The OS it runs on is Windows Embedded Industry 8.1, a version of Windows 8.1 that’s designed for running custom hardware systems, rather than standard PCs. Continue reading