Edd Butterworth takes a look at the Elektron Model:Cycles groovebox.… Read More Elektron Model:Cycles Hands-On Review
The modern DAW is one of the most powerful tools artists and producers have to create music. But with all this power comes some pretty severe limitations and pitfalls. Working on a computer screen solely with a mouse and keyboard just doesn’t offer the same tactile experience of the analog consoles of studios’ past. Working … Continue reading The 10 Best DAW Controllers for Hands-On Production
The latest loopop video takes an in-depth look at the new Akai Pro MPC Live II, compares it to the MPC One and takes a look at what’s new in MPC version 2.8.… Read More Akai Pro MPC Live II Hands-On Demo
It’s a rarified way of making music – the ultra-minimal monome grid and norns open music platform. But what is it really about? We turn to reviewer Andreas Roman to find out. The post monome’s alternative musical world: a hands-on creative expedition with norns and grid appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
In his latest video, Alex Ball takes an in-depth look at the classic Roland System 100m synthesizer from 1979.… Read More Roland System 100m Hands-On Demo
Korg has released a series of videos, embedded above, that take an in-depth look at their new Wavestate synthesizer. Korg Product Specialist Nick Kwas introduces Wave Sequencing 2.0; creating and editing wave sequences; using probability; multisamples, layers and vector synthesis; modulation assignment; performance options and more.
Matt Johnson shares his thoughts on the Sequential OB-6 synthesizer, a collaboration between Dave Smith and Tom Oberheim.… Read More Sequential OB-6 Synthesizer Hands-On Demo
Vector offers flexible control of Pitch, Gate, Velocity (aka Accent), Step Length, Ratchet (aka Gate Divide), Probability, Random Jump, Step Repeat and Groove.… Read More Five12 Vector Eurorack Sequencer Review & Hands-On Demo
Here’s an overview and demo of the new Korg Wavestate synthesizer. … Read More Korg Wavestate Synthesizer Hands-On Demo (2020 NAMM Show)
At the 2020 NAMM Show, Moog introduced the Subsequent 25, a portable paraphonic analog synthesizer, based on their Sub Phatty sound engine.… Read More Moog Subsequent 25 Synthesizer Hands-On Demo