This mini documentary, via the New Yorker, takes a look at the vocoder and its history. Continue reading
The DigiTech iStomp is a ‘smart pedal’ – an hardware pedal that can be loaded with a wide variety of software audio effects.
While designed primarily for guitarists, this video, via zibbybone, explores using it with synthesizer and drum machine.
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In this video, via keyboardmag1, Tom Brislin takes a look at Muse Research’s top-of-the-line hardware plug-in host, the Receptor Qu4ttro. Continue reading
This video, via Moog Music, features the upcoming Teenage Engineering PO-12 drum machine with a variety of Moog Minifooger analog effects.
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The 303 is the soul of acid – but another important part is effects.
This video, via acidoo.com, explores the Boss BD-2 Blues Driver + Bass Bot TT-303 combination, exploring tweaks from the subtle to speaker-shredding. Continue reading
This video, via Raul Pena of Modular Wild, is an unofficial demo of the Halls of Valhalla reverb cartridge for the Tiptop Audio Z-DSP Eurorack module. Continue reading
Korg has introduced the SDD-3000 Pedal, a new delay pedal, based on the classic 80′s SDD-3000.
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Grammy-winning producer Steve Levine fiddles around plugging VOX Tone Garage guitar effects pedals (specifically, Double Deca and Trike Fuzz) in to the Korg MS-20 Mini.