Five Arturia MiniBrute & MicroBrute Mods That Will Totally Void Your Warranty


French synth guru Yves Usson, above, knows his way around the insides of the MiniBrute and MicroBrute synthesizers – he collaborated with Arturia to design them.

He’s shared a series of mods and hacks for the MiniBrute and MicroBrute at his site. He notes that making any of these mods to your synth ‘will immediately void its warranty.’ So consider yourself warned. Continue reading

Arturia Intros MiniBrute SE Analog Synthesizer


At Musikmesse 2014, Arturia today introduced a ‘special edition’ of their MiniBrute synthesizer, the MiniBrute SE.

The MiniBrute SE shares the same physical footprint as the original MiniBrute, but adds:

  • The SE edition features brushed aluminium casing with wooden sides
  • An all-new step Sequencer expands playing options with the MiniBrute SE, with six Pattern sequences with up to 64 steps Users can create new musical phrases from existing ones by changing the playback Mode, Gate Len (timing), and Swing settings in real-time.

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