Got A Terrible Rig? Then You Could Win!

Got a terrible rig? Ugly, broken gear?

Here’s one instance when having a crummy music setup is advantageous:

Music gear makers Korg, HK Audio, Lâg, and VOX are collaborating on a Make Over My Rig contest. The winner will receive a new setup that includes the new portable HK Audio LUCAS Nano stereo PA system, a Lâg T66DCE acoustic guitar, a VOX AGA30 acoustic amp, and Korg’s compact MicroStation keyboard. Contest organizers say the prize package is worth more than $2,600 US.

Here’s the contest info:

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Korg microSTATION Review

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This is a video review of the new Korg microStation music workstation, via Sonic State, where you can read their full write-up.

Korg microStation Features:

  • Lightweight, compact, and equipped with 61 mini-keys.
  • EDS-i (Enhanced Definition Synthesis-integrated) sound engine.
  • Enjoy 512 user programs (480 preloaded) and 384 user combinations (256 preloaded) as well as GM2 compatible preset programs and drum kits.
  • 61-key Natural Touch Mini Keyboard
  • 16-track sequencer records up to 128 songs and 210,000 notes.
  • Template songs, Loop Recording, Grid Sequencing, Dual Arpeggiators, and Auto Song Setup.
  • USB Type-B connector offers a direct MIDI computer connection.
  • SD/SDHC card slot for convenient data storage.
  • Includes both stand-alone and plug-in microSTATION software for detailed sound editing on your computer; plug-in software is VST, AU, and RTAS compatible.

The Korg microStation retails for about $600.

Korg microSTATION Music Workstation

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Korg has officially introduced the microSTATION Music Workstation– an entry-level mini-keyboard workstation that features the sound of Korgs EDS-i synth engine, effects and new sequencing tools.

The Kort microStation retails for about $600. More details below.

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Korg microStation Workstation Synthesizer Introduced At Musikmesse 2010

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Musikmesse 2010: Korg has introduced the microSTATION Music Workstation – an entry-level mini-keyboard workstation that features the sound of Korgs EDS-i synth engine, effects and new sequencing tools.

Korg microStation Features:

  • Lightweight, compact, and equipped with 61 mini-keys.
  • EDS-i (Enhanced Definition Synthesis-integrated) sound engine.
  • Enjoy 512 user programs (480 preloaded) and 384 user combinations (256 preloaded) as well as GM2 compatible preset programs and drum kits.
  • 61-key Natural Touch Mini Keyboard
  • 16-track sequencer records up to 128 songs and 210,000 notes.
  • Template songs, Loop Recording, Grid Sequencing, Dual Arpeggiators, and Auto Song Setup.
  • USB Type-B connector offers a direct MIDI computer connection.
  • SD/SDHC card slot for convenient data storage.
  • Includes both stand-alone and plug-in microSTATION software for detailed sound editing on your computer; plug-in software is VST, AU, and RTAS compatible.

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