Synth module makers WMD and SSF recently announced that their Eurorack modular synthesizer keyboard system, The Monolith, is now shipping.
The developers are positioning the Monolith synth as a pro level monosynth that also serves as a bridge for newer users to learn modular synthesis.
In this video demo, cuckoo tries out the Monolith, exploring the modular keyboard with some FM patches: Continue reading
Today, at Musikmesse 2015, Roland introduced its first analog synthesizer modules in 25 years, the System 500. Continue reading
Musikmesse 2015: This video, via sonicstate, is a quick look at Roland’s new Eurorack modules. Continue reading
This video, featuring Korg analog engineer Tatsuya Takahashi, takes a look at the new littleBits Korg LFO module.
The LFO module is currently under consideration for manufacture at the littleBits BitLab. At the BitLab, visitors can view proposed new modules and vote for the ones that they’d like to see manufactured. Continue reading
Chris Blarsky of Ninstrument let us know about a new module design, the Euro-X-Fader, that brings DJ-style cross-fader control to Eurorack modular synthesizers.
The prototype Euro-X-Fader is shown above. It lets you do live cross-fading, and you can also use it as a CV controller for other modules.
Blarsky is wondering if there’s enough interest, among current Euro users or DJs, to merit moving the Euro-X-Fader into production. Continue reading
Here’s a video intro to the Bastl Instruments grandPa granular sample for Eurorack modular synthesizers: Continue reading
Sunday Synth Jam: In this video, Martin Peters performs Signs Of Life, live in his studio. Continue reading
This video, via Future Music Magazine, takes a look at making a DIY 3U Eurorack modular synthesizer case.