Want that new synth feeling, but for free? That’s the hybrid-vintage-modeled-new synth SYSTEM-8 this month from Roland – and we’ve got the sound designer of its new preset library to tell us why we should download it. The post Roland SYSTEM-8 synth is free to try in April – here’s why it’s a sound designer’s … Continue reading Roland SYSTEM-8 synth is free to try in April – here’s why it’s a sound designer’s friend
Vinyl, then digital… now meet meta-DJing. OÍR by Moisés Horta Valenzuela imagines what would happen if one machine learning-powered DJ set could combine all those DJ sets streaming out of Berlin. And what happens? It slaps. It slaps so hard that someone asks for a track ID. The post Here’s what happens when HÖR Berlin … Continue reading Here’s what happens when HÖR Berlin DJ sets are reimagined with AI
Novation’s Circuit Tracks is out now – I’ve got one to test. Circuit Rhythm is coming in summer. It’s the one that samples directly; here’s what we know so far. The post Novation’s Circuit Rhythm is coming in summer; here’s what we know appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
Strega is the new Make Noise invention – a tone maker, control instrument, and effects processor. It’s also an artistic collaboration with Alessandro Cortini. CDM talks to Make Noise about what that’s about. The post Make Noise and Alessandro Cortini made a new instrument – here’s the story behind it appeared first on CDM Create … Continue reading Make Noise and Alessandro Cortini made a new instrument – here’s the story behind it
Happy New Year everyone! Let’s put 2020 behind us to find a much more prosperous and safer 2021. As always, I’m very grateful and thankful for your continued support! Image by Anja🤗#helpinghands #solidarity#stays healthy🙏 from Pixabay The post Happy New Year – Here’s To A Great 2021 appeared first on Bobby Owsinski's Music Production Blog.
Modular Santa Claus is here, just in the Nick of time. Boutique Scottish Eurorack maker Instruo is dropping a big range of modules in virtual form on VCV Rack – for free. Here’s what’s inside and where to get started. The post Free Eurorack holiday – all these Instruo modules are now on VCV Rack; … Continue reading Free Eurorack holiday – all these Instruo modules are now on VCV Rack; here’s a guide
It’s the virtual equivalent to someone dropping off the keys to a massive vintage studio. Version 8 leads with new retro additions, a vocoder, and various improvements and features suite-wide. The post Arturia’s V Collection 8 makes the massive instrument library bigger; here’s what’s new appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
Live 11 is coming. It may not seem radical at first, but it does three things enthusiasts may appreciate – it gives you stuff you asked for, it’s more creative to work with, and it’s got some serious nerd candy. Let’s take a look inside. Slow burn love There’s not much in this upgrade. Wait, … Continue reading Ableton Live 11 is coming; feature by feature, here’s what’s new in detail
This could be the easiest and most inexpensive way to put the epic 1971 semi-modular synth in your rig. Cherry Audio has a killer ARP 2600 recreation – and it costs only US$25. The post Cherry’s CA2600 is a perfect ARP 2600 for $25 – here’s a tour appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
Guitar strings, piano strings – they’re all the same, right? Not exactly, and you’ll see why in the video below. Mattias Krantz decided to restring his upright piano with guitar strings and immediately ran into a number of problems, as you’ll see. For one thing, guitar strings aren’t long enough, nor strong enough. When you … Continue reading Here’s What Happens When You Put Guitar Strings On A Piano