Pittsburgh Modular Patch Box ‘An Epic Shift In The Definition Of What A Modular Can Be’

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At the 2015 Summer NAMM Show, Pittsburgh Modular was showing their Patch Box Eurorack enclosure. They describe the Patch Box as ‘an epic shift in the definition of what a modular can be.’

That sounds a little hyperbolic – until you consider that the Patch Box opens up the Euro world to an audience exponentially larger than the traditional synth audience.

Here’s Pittsburgh Modular’s Richard Nikol introducing the Patch Box: Continue reading

BOSS Intros DD-500, ‘The Most Powerful Digital Delay Pedal Ever Made’

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At the 2015 Summer NAMM Show, BOSS today introduced the DD-500, a new effects pedal that the call they most powerful digital delay pedal ever made.

The DD-500 stompbox offers 12 distinctive delay modes, along with deep editing controls, a graphic display, patch memories, MIDI and more.

Here’s the official video intro: Continue reading

Roland Aira Modular Customizer Now Available For Android, iOS, Mac & Windows

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Roland has released the Aira Modular Customizers App, a free app for Android, iOS, Mac & Windows that lets you customize the way its four Aira Eurorack effects modules work.  Continue reading

Eurorack Modular Delay Effects Compared: Synthrotek DLY vs Synthrotek Echo

Synthrotek has introduced the DLY – a PT2399 bucket-brigade style delay for Eurorack modular systems.

In the video demo above, Synthrotek’s Steve Harmon introduces the new module and compares it to their Echo delay module.  Continue reading