Ohmic Electronics has launched a crowdfunding project on Crowd Supply to fund production of PICO DSP, an open source, Arduino compatible device which can be used for a number of different synthesis applications.… Read More The PICO DSP Is An Open Source, Arduino-Compatible Audio Development Platform
Monome makes a small line of products that are designed to be open-ended and customizable. … Read More Hands-On With Monome’s Norns, Grid & Arc ‘Open Instruments’
San Francisco-based DIY synth maker Oskitone has introduced the Scout, an Arduino-compatible square wave monosynth that’s like the open source IKEA synth you assemble yourself.… Read More The Oskitone Scout Is Like The Open Source IKEA Synthesizer
Japanese musical instrument development team Piko Piko Factory recently announced plans to open source Profree-4, a hardware clone of the Sequential Circuits Prophet-5 synthesizer.… Read More Sequential Circuits Prophet-5 Clone ‘Profree’ Now Open Source Project
An independent news site that covers open source software recommends uninstalling Audacity ASAP.… Read More Is Audacity Now Spyware? And Why Is It ‘PG-13’?
Like the Plaits it is based on, Brains features a wide range of digital oscillator modes, ranging from virtual analog to FM to drum synthesis. The Behringer version adds a waveform display, though, and a USB connector on the front of the module.… Read More Behringer Intros ‘Brains’ Eurorack Module, A Mutable Instruments Plaits Clone
OctaSine is a free and open source FM VST2 synthesizer plugin that the developer say “draws inspiration from the Elektron Monomachine, as well as from NI’s FM8”.… Read More Free FM Synth, OctaSine, For Linux, Mac & Windows
The ARA Audio Random Access Software Development Kit is available under the Apache 2.0 license, which makes integration into projects with open-source licenses such as GNU GPLv3 possible.… Read More Celemony Releases ARA SDK Under Open Source License