This video, via Jürgen Driessen, is an exploration of the new Waldorf Streichfett String Synthesizer.
While other synths offer monophonic, polyphonic or even paraphonic synthesis, the Streichfett might be characterized as pornophonic - designed to create the the ‘adult’ sound of vintage string synthesizers. Continue reading
This video, via Davide Mancini, is a technical introduction to the new soundmachines BI1brainterface - a new brainwave to musical equipment interface. Continue reading
The Arduino Nano PS/2 Keyboard Synth is an inexpensive DIY synth.
Control is via a PS/2 Keyboard Synth with drum and bass sequences, programmed on Arduino Nano. Continue reading
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
Waldorf has announced the availability of the Streichfett String Synthesizer — a modern take on the string synthesizer sounds of yesteryear.
Here’s what they have to say about it: Continue reading
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