The FaderPort 16 Mix Production Controller connects via USB 2.0 and offers tactile control over your DAW’s mix and automation functions, including transport control. … Read More PreSonus Intros FaderPort 16 Motorized Control Surface
SketchSynth, by Billy Keyes, is a drawable OSC control panel which lets you create your own control panels, with just a marker and a piece of paper. Once drawn, the controller sends Open Sound Control (OSC) messages to anything that can receive them; in this case, a synthesizer running in Pure Data.
http://www.vimeo.com/12360617 This video, via Philipp Ronnenberg ,offers an overview of ReSynth, an experimental system for human-computer interaction for audio software.
iPad Music Software: Nick at Sonic State offers his take on the Saitara Software AC-7 Pro – a wireless remote DAW controller app for the iPad. Nick consistently does some of the most thorough video reviews of music gear, but here’s another take on AC-7 Pro, via Jason Burns of philoking: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3CML2C2xGUY So – is… Read More Is This The Most Useful iPad Music App Yet?
rishabhrajan demonstrates his MacGyver multitouch surface, with some general applications and then with a Flash version of Brian Eno’s Bloom ambient app. Below, a “paper piano”, created with Community Core Vision, Pure Data and Logic Pro. Do you think 2010 will be the year somebody packages this concept and turns it into a general music… Read More The MacGyver Multitouch Music System
Just when you think it’s safe to buy that cool matrix sequencer MIDI controller monome thing you’ve been jonesin’ for, out pops the $399 Livid Block matrix sequencer MIDI controller monome thing. Description: The Livid Block is a compact programmable MIDI control surface designed for interactive audio performance. Built on the same bi-directional and adaptable… Read More The Livid Block May Just Be The Sexiest Matrix Controller Yet