The 303 is the soul of acid – but another important part is effects.
Roland today announced updates to its entire Aira line, delivering features requested by users from around the globe.
The Aira Update includes enhancements for the whole line, such as backup and restore facilities and better overall MIDI management.
In addition, there are product-specific enhancements, like external MIDI pitch control for VT-3, tuning control for TB-3, and instrument gain control for TR-8.
Roland is also now including the SH-101 Plug-Out software synthesizer as a free download for owners of the new System-1 keyboard.
Here are the details on the product-specific updates: Continue reading
This video documents the patches of Yazoo’s Only You, recreated on the Sequential Circuits Pro One synthesizer.
Here’s what creator Pea Hicks has to say about it: Continue reading
This video is demo and tutorial for the Twisted Electrons AY3 Chiptune Synth. 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.