Category Archives: All Around Dance News

All Around Dance News

Op-ed: KORG has transformed synthesizers by letting them run plug-ins, says Sinevibes

No new ideas in synthesizers? Not so, says independent developer Artemiy Pavlov. He was excited enough about KORG’s direction that he’s written about why he thinks it changes music tech for the better. The Ukraine-based coder who releases under his Sinevibes brand is someone we’ve followed on CDM for some years, as a source of … Continue reading Op-ed: KORG has transformed synthesizers by letting them run plug-ins, says Sinevibes

Osmose from Expressive E and Haken Audio brings new dimensions of expression

After a short teaser last week, Expressive E and Haken Audio have teamed up to announce Osmose, an instrument that provides three dimensions of control for every single key. It brings further expression to performances, offering a “new landscape of physical gestures for musicians to interact with sounds and produce music like they never have … Continue reading Osmose from Expressive E and Haken Audio brings new dimensions of expression

6 Artist Newsletter Tips to Keep Fans Connected With Your Music

Your fans are interested in your music but sometimes it’s hard to stay in touch with what you’re doing and where you’re headed. One great way to promote your music and keep fans engaged is with an artist newsletter. Sure, social media is a great tool that you should definitely use to communicate with your … Continue reading 6 Artist Newsletter Tips to Keep Fans Connected With Your Music

Behringer Wasp Deluxe Copies 70s British Synthesizer Design

The Behringer Wasp Deluxe is a new Eurorack compatible synthesizer that copies the design of the Electronic Dream Plant (EDP) Wasp Deluxe, created in 1979 by Adrian Wagner and Chris Huggett.… Read More Behringer Wasp Deluxe Copies 70s British Synthesizer Design

New Software Review: Virtual Bassist by UJAM

Virtual Bassist is the latest in UJAM’s virtual instrument collection, joining Virtual Guitarist, Virtual Drummer, and Beatmaker. The UJAM collection of instruments use artificial—or “musical”—intelligence (AI) to create realistic sounding tracks for your compositions. The company boasts a frustration-free experience using their products, no matter your level of skill. Virtual Read more… The post New Software Review: Virtual Bassist by … Continue reading New Software Review: Virtual Bassist by UJAM

Gays Hate Techno talk non-commercial techno culture, with a killer compilation to match

Their festival has no wristbands. Their lineups aren’t blowing up on socials. But when Gays Hate Techno throws a party or does a compilation – like the one that just dropped – what you get is nothing but musical spirit. It’s just the kind of subversive attitude that has infused the best electronic music. Since … Continue reading Gays Hate Techno talk non-commercial techno culture, with a killer compilation to match

What are Cadences and How to Use Them in Your Songwriting

Cadences are some of the most fundamental harmonic gestures in music. They bring a feeling of closure to musical phrases the same way a period ends a sentence. But understanding cadences is hard if you’ve never seen them before. In this article I’ll go through the different types of cadences, how they work and how … Continue reading What are Cadences and How to Use Them in Your Songwriting