September 16, 2014 – 10:05 am | No Comment

Audiofanzine put the Waldorf Streichfett digital synthesizer to the test. Released earlier this year, the small box is designed to replicate the sound of vintage string machines.
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A Mono/Poly Game
November 4, 2014 – 10:52 am | No Comment

The 9th installment in our Synthesis series for beginners explains the concept of monophonic and polyphonic sounds.
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Send It in an Envelope
October 24, 2014 – 4:26 am | No Comment


The 8th article of our Synthesis series is all about envelopes, one of the many useful features to create and modulate sounds on your synthesizer.
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Filter it Out!
October 16, 2014 – 9:18 am | No Comment


In the seventh part of our Synthesis series, you’ll learn everything about filters: hi-pass, low-pass, band-pass, notch won’t be a mysterious feature on your synths anymore.
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Swing It!
October 7, 2014 – 11:18 am | No Comment

VCO, DCO, LFO, the sixth episode of the Audiofanzine Synthesis Series explains all these weird, yet unavoidable acronyms.
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Make Some Noise!
October 1, 2014 – 11:00 am | No Comment

From wave to noise, Audiofanzine takes this new step in the fifth article of our Synthesis series.
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In Search of the Perfect Wave
September 25, 2014 – 10:57 am | No Comment

Fourth episode of our series of educational articles about Synthesis. Today we’ll look into the main waveforms that are usually adopted as the basic ingredients of any respectable sound “lab.”
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What’s the Frequency?
September 17, 2014 – 6:08 am | No Comment

The third episode in our Synthesis Series explains everything related to the frequency, its highs and lows.
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Wave’s Anatomy
September 11, 2014 – 10:02 am | No Comment

The second article in our Sound Synthesis series is all about waves: from the simple sine to the complex ones, you’ll know everything about their properties and how to use them, with graphic illustrations.
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Journey to the Core of Sound
September 10, 2014 – 5:17 am | No Comment

Audiofanzine launches a series of articles that will explain everything about sound synthesis, from its foundations to its different types and applications, accompanied with some practical examples and an introduction to the most emblematic synthesizers in the …

SynthGear joins Audiofanzine!
June 11, 2014 – 8:12 am | No Comment

We’re happy to let you all know that we’ve just joined forces with Audiofanzine, a leading international online musical magazine. What does this mean for you? The same great SynthGear site and content that you trust, …

Roland Aira System 1 Synthesizer Review
May 12, 2014 – 9:44 am | No Comment
Roland Aira System 1 Synthesizer Review

For a long time, Roland has attempted to create a digital version of analog synths in a variety of ways. The Aira System 1 has over 70 controls on the equipment, making it one of …