This video takes a look at the Dave Smith Instruments Prophet REV2 Desktop synth module.… Read More Dave Smith Instruments Prophet REV2 Desktop Synthesizer Review (ST:TNG Style)
Here’s a a review and hands-on demo of the new Elektron Digitone synthesizer.… Read More Elektron Digitone Review & Hands-On Demo
Here’s a hands-on demo of the new Korg Volca Mix. … Read More Korg Volca Mix Hands-On Demo
The Trax Retrowave R-1 is a MIDI-controlled analog synthesizer module that features true analog oscillators, filter, sample and hold, noise generator and VCA. This video, via reader Sebastian Negulescu, aka Attila The Fun, is ‘a rather long and detailed review/overview of the British Trax Retrowave R-1 analog mono synthesizer’:
Reader Alistair de B Clarkson let us know about a new series of articles kicking off at the Shape of Sound site, Going Deeper into the Sound. The series is intended for ‘music nutters’ that are obsessed by sound. Clarkson notes: These articles are only suitable for synthtopia readers and will result in any non synthopia… Read More Go Deeper Into the Sound – Unless It Will Make Your Head Explode
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=5DFB3F529A86B1F4 This set of videos, via 12bitrec, demonstrates the PPG Wave 2 digital synthesizer. The PPG Wave 2 was a digital + analog synthesizer created by Wolfgang Palm, of the German company Palm Products Gmbh. The PPG Wave combines digital waveforms with analog filters and VCA’s, creating a “warmer” sound than was then possible with… Read More The PPG Wave 2 Synthesizer
This is a demo video for the modern mini-synth classic, the Korg microKorg synthesizer. Description: State-of-the-art analog modeling and multi-band vocoding are available in a compact, portable instrument. With 37 keys and 128 user-rewritable programs, the microKORG Synthesizer/Vocoder is designed for the performer, producer, computer musician or beginner looking for an affordable synthesizer. Korg microKORG… Read More The Korg microKORG Synthesizer/Vocoder
Sony has introduced Sound Forge Pro 10, the latest version of its professional digital audio production suite for Windows. Update features include event-based editing, the élastique time stretch and pitch shift plug-in, interactive tutorials and a mastering effects bundle. Details below. If you’ve used Sony Sound Forge Pro 10, leave a comment with your thoughts!