The 303 is the soul of acid – but another important part is effects.
Roland has officially introduced the AIRA TB-3 Touch Bassline – a new bass synth that offers a futuristic take on the classic 303.
The TB-3 is based on Analog Circuit Behavior (ACB) modeling, which allows Roland to recreate the sound of the 303, but also to go beyond it. Here’s what they have to say about it: Continue reading
TAL has released Bassline 101, a monophonic bass synthesizer for Mac & Windows, inspired by the Roland SH-101. According to the company, Bassline 101 “produces the raw sound you know from analogue devices without any effects.”
Mode Machines has released x0xb0x for iPad, a software synth that emulates its hardware clone of the Roland TB-303.
Mode Machines has not provided any specifications for the app, other than it requiring OS 6.1 or later. It’s a free app, though, so give it a try and let us know what you think of it!
Here’s a video demo: Continue reading