2014 Summer NAMM Show: This video, via Sound On Sound magazine, captures a look at the new Dave Smith Instruments Pro 2 Synthesizer. Dave Smith calls it his “most powerful mono synth ever.” Continue reading
Yamaha has introduced a news section on their website, celebrating 40 years of Yamaha synths.
The site features a 5 section history of Yamaha synths, a chronology of their synths and information on a 40th anniversary Motif XF.
Yamaha is releasing the information on the site in chronological order, with updates scheduled through November.
The latest episode of the Electronic Beats video series takes a visit to the studio of Canadian producer Mathew Johnson. Continue reading
Ever wonder where the iconic sounds of Breaking Bad came from?
This video, via keyboardmag1, is a studio tour with composer Dave Porter, who scored Breaking Bad with an array of synths in his garage studio. Continue reading
Modulus Music has officially introduced modulus.002. They describe it as ‘the first analogue/digital hybrid polysynth to have been designed, developed, and manufactured in the UK for four decades’.
Here’s what they have to say about the modulus.002: Continue reading
The new British synth from Modulus Music, the Modulus 002, is featured in this sneak preview video, via Nick Batt at sonicstate.
The video features Modulus.002 serial number 001 – the very first one built – so some features, patches, etc are still in development. Continue reading
This video, via zibbybone, offers his take on how to properly pack a synthesizer keyboard for shipping.
Here’s what he has to say about the video:
Sunday Synth Jam: This video captures a live studio performance by Jean Michel Jarre and his band of his 1976 synth classic, Oxygène. Continue reading