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Erica Synths SYNTRX Analog Synthesizer Offers Modern Take On Classic Synthi AKS

While it has design elements inspired by the classic Synthi AKS, the SYNTRX is a new design that offers an updated take on the original’s patch matrix that promises to not only offer more reliable connections, but to add patch memory. … Read More Erica Synths SYNTRX Analog Synthesizer Offers Modern Take On Classic Synthi … Continue reading Erica Synths SYNTRX Analog Synthesizer Offers Modern Take On Classic Synthi AKS

An Interview With Bruce Swedien – The Godfather Of Modern Recording

Perhaps no one else in the studio world can so aptly claim the moniker of “Godfather of Recording” as Bruce Swedien. Universally revered by his peers, Bruce has earned that respect thanks to years of stellar recordings for the cream of the musical crop. His credits could fill a book alone, but legends such as … Continue reading An Interview With Bruce Swedien – The Godfather Of Modern Recording

Modern Conducting Lessons From Frank Zappa

If you’ve ever gone to music school and studied conducting, you know that there’s common group of hand signals that you learn. This works well for orchestral music, but an electric band requires something more. That said, one has ever conducted a band like the eclectic Frank Zappa. Frank got his players to express his … Continue reading Modern Conducting Lessons From Frank Zappa