Modulas Makes Controlling Your DAW Easy
May 1, 2014 – 12:09 pm | No Comment

When you’re creating a synth sound in your home studio, laying down tracks can be tough to do. You’ve got your MIDI connections or your microphones hooked up, you’ve got your computer nearby, and you’ve …

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The Studiologic Sledge: More Fun Than the Video
September 24, 2013 – 7:50 am | Comments Off
The Studiologic Sledge: More Fun Than the Video

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Don’t judge the Studiologic Sledge based on the sales video. The sales guy might think that the first point to make about this product is that it has “a lot of great knobs,” but the …

Inventor of the Synthesizer Documentary
September 21, 2013 – 10:48 am | Comments Off
Inventor of the Synthesizer Documentary

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In this documentary made by Hans Fjellestad and produced by Plexifilm, we are introduced to the history of the synthesizer invented by Robert Moog who later sparked a revolution in the world of electronic music …

History of Synthesizers: 1970 to 1980 End of the Pre-Digital Synth Era
June 12, 2013 – 8:20 am | No Comment
History of Synthesizers: 1970 to 1980 End of the Pre-Digital Synth Era

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Previously we discussed how the first modern, tube operated synthesizers first came to be with the RCA Mark I and Mark II and how R. A. Moog used transistor technology to create the first line …

History of Synthesizers: 19th Century to 1950
June 10, 2013 – 8:27 am | One Comment
History of Synthesizers: 19th Century to 1950

It may surprise some to know that the synthesizers we have today actually started off nearly 120 years ago. At the end of the 19th century, around 1896 a businessman and inventor going by the …

Jordan Rudess Changes The Mobile Synth Landscape With Morphwiz
June 6, 2013 – 12:10 pm | No Comment
Jordan Rudess Changes The Mobile Synth Landscape With Morphwiz

Best known for his contributions to progressive metal band Dream Theater, Jordan Rudess is highly recognized as one of the best keyboard players to ever live. The Juilliard School of Music alum now expanded his …

New Performance Synth App for the iPad
May 14, 2013 – 11:49 am | No Comment
New Performance Synth App for the iPad

Here is an interesting Performance Synth, an app that turns your iPad into a real time performance instrument.
 

This $5 app allows you to carry a complete, full featured, real time synthesizer around with you and have …

Sick octave synth
May 14, 2013 – 11:36 am | No Comment
Sick octave synth

Uk indie rock band The Young Knives are selling a hand made synth, based on the classic Atari punk console design, to support their new album ‘SICK OCTAVE’.
The band are letting fans pre order their …

Roland VR-09 Stage
April 3, 2013 – 7:00 am | No Comment
Roland VR-09 Stage

The Roland VR-09 is a great piece of equipment designed to be great for live shows. Its lightweight, only 5kg and its got the perfect and easy to use design to make It a perfect …

Solus Headphones by Wicked Audio
March 14, 2013 – 12:11 pm | One Comment
Solus Headphones by Wicked Audio

Have you heard about the newest headphones from Wicked Audio called the Solus which is Latin for “be yourself”. Thanks to Wicked Audio for a review pair.
These DJ style headphones were create by Wicked Audio …

World’s Largest Record Collection
February 16, 2013 – 9:56 am | 2 Comments
World’s Largest Record Collection

Paul Mawhinney has set the record for building the largest vinyl record collection. The collection of vintage music is made up of approximately 1.5 million singles and a million full albums. Believe it or not, …