At the 2015 NAMM Show, Buchla kicked off this year of amazing step sequencer releases by introducing the powerful Polyphonic Rhythm Generator. The Buchla Polyphonic Rhythm Generator is a high-end sequencer that is one of the most complex and powerful hardware step sequencers ever created. The new sequencer is: polyphonic – it can sequence three lines, completely independently;… Read More Buchla Polyphonic Rhythm Generator Hands-On Demo
Roland keyboard guru Ed Diaz demonstrates how to sync the company’s MX-1 Mix Performer to the new JD-Xi synthesizer.
M-Audio has announced that their Code Series – a new line of keyboard MIDI controllers – is now available. The control keyboards are available in 25-, 49-, and 61-key versions. Here’s the official intro video:
Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2.0 is available beginning today. The first version 2.0 of any Spectrasonics instrument, the updated Omnisphere features a host of new synthesis capabilities and includes thousands of new sounds. Omnisphere 2 includes what company founder Eric Persing calls the “most-requested” Omnisphere feature: audio import for user-created sound sources, along with new synthesis capabilities… Read More Spectrasonics Omnisphere 2.0 Now Available
At Musikmesse 2015, Aodyo introduced the Sylphyo – a new wind instrument MIDI controller.
iZ Technology Corporation has begun shipping Radar Studio – a rack mounted audio appliance, designed to run popular DAW software on integrated, optimized hardware. Here’s what they have to say about it:
Nord has announced that the new Nord Electro 5 Series, originally introduced at the 2015 NAMM Show, is now available.
Synth module makers WMD and SSF are excited to announce the availability of their new Eurorack modular synthesizer system: The Monolith. 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. The Monolith is comprised of a 37-key keyboard with… Read More WMD + SSF Monolith Eurorack Keyboard Synthesizer Now Shipping
Applied Acoustics Systems (AAS) has announced the availability of the updated virtual guitar instrument, Strum GS-2. Strum GS-2 reproduces the sound of acoustic guitars as well as the playing techniques of a guitar player, which, developers say, makes “producing realistic guitar tracks very straightforward.” As we mentioned in an earlier story, Strum GS-2 is a… Read More AAS Strum-GS2 Virtual Guitar Instrument Now Available