Keith McMillen Instruments has introduced the K- Mix BLUE, an 8 in x 10 out digital mixer, USB audio interface and touch sensitive MIDI controller.… Read More KMI K-Mix BLUE An ‘Audio Swiss Army Knife’
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
Studiologic is shipping its new Numa Nero keyboard controller, handmade in Italy and featuring Fatar’s 88-note Grand Touch progressively-graded grand hammer-action key bed. According to Studiologic, the Numa Nero features “the most inspiring grand piano action ever offered in a digital controller.”
MIDI Motion Machine (App Store link) is a new $.99 iPhone app that lets you control MIDI devices. Description: MIDI Motion Machine is an accelerometer based MIDI controller app for your iPhone/iPod Touch. Tilt your iPhone/iPod to control any MIDI CC parameter. Like other CM Software MIDI Products, MIDI Motion Machine sends MIDI messages over… Read More New iPhone MIDI Controller
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=831A540524BCBD63 2009 NAMM Show: Numark has announced that Omni Control, its professional DJ control surface with built-in audio interface, is now shipping. Omni Control is a complete, professional computer-DJ system consisting of a hardware controller with built-in audio I/O. Omni Control is designed to plug directly into any sound system and perform. A built-in 24–bit computer audio interface… Read More Numark Omni Control
2009 NAMM Show: Alesis is now shipping its awesome MasterControl audio interface and control surface. MasterControl is a professional audio interface and recording control surface, providing engineers with 44.1 — 192kHz-recording capability and full-featured control of HUI-compatible DAWs and external MIDI devices. The input section consists of two XLR inputs with phantom power and channel inserts, six… Read More NAMM Show Preview: Alesis’ Awesome MasterControl
NAMM Winter Show: Novation introduced Automap Universal, a technology that Novation says “renders old school MIDI control obsolete.” Automap Universal lets users instantly control absolutely any automatable plug-in, in any sequencer, automatically without ever having to refer to a manual or worry about MIDI data and assigning. Parameters can be ‘learned’ and saved at the… Read More Novation Automap Universal
At the Winter NAMM Show, the MIDI keyboard controllers introduced were uniformly more powerful and more affordable than ever. Edirol introduced the PCR-300/-500/-800 line, which all offer more controls than previous models, including an array of sliders and even a DJ-style crossfader.