Online jamming exploded in 2020, and it’s easy to see why. Jamming online has been possible for years though. It’s only recently that people have recognized the need for musicians to play together, and technology has made it possible–sort of. While online jamming has never been better and more accessible, there is still one factor … Continue reading Online Jamming: 6 Ways to Play Music Together Online
Here’s an audio demo of the Korg Trident – an 8-voice, polyphonic analog synthesizer that features three distinct, programmable sections.… Read More Shut Up & Play: Sounds Of The Korg Trident Synthesizer
Scales are one of the most important building blocks of music. Along with chords, intervals and progressions, scales are an essential music theory concept if you want to write songs or produce tracks. What are music scales? Why should you learn scales? Types of scales Major Scales Minor Scales Pentatonic scales Blues scales Modes of … Continue reading Music Scales: How to Build, Play and Use Every Important Scale
Glover lets you map physical gestural to MIDI (or OSC), letting you create your own gestural language for music making.… Read More New App, Glover, Lets You Play Anything Like A Theremin
Lying somewhere between organic and artificial in its sound, the vocal synth Pipa – available as both an iPad app and a Mac and Windows plug-in – is genuinely new and refreshing. The post Pipa is a unique vocal synth that’s supremely fun to play [Hands-on] appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
Synthesist Jexus / WC Olo Garb shared this no talk, all sounds demo of the Modal Argon8 synthesizer.… Read More Shut Up & Play: Modal Argon8 Sounds By Jexus
An AI trained to perform a never ending bass solo in the style of YouTuber Adam Neely has been unleashed upon the internet. If bass is truly the place, tune in to the Infinite Bass Solo below: The project is the brainchild of Dadabots, made up of music technologists CJ Carr and Zack Zukowski. It … Continue reading This AI is trained to play a never-ending bass solo in the style of Adam Neely
You need a virtual vacation. This one comes with synthesizers, too – courtesy Julia Bonder, who’s not coincidentally Creative Director at module maker endorphin.es. It’s heavy – and you’ll want to dance. (Dance off anything you just ate, USA.) The post Come to the Spanish desert to watch Julia Bondar play a live modular set … Continue reading Come to the Spanish desert to watch Julia Bondar play a live modular set
From the VJ M&A file: ArKaos, the pioneering developer of live audiovisual tools, has been snapped up by InMusic. That puts this VJ name alongside brands like Akai, Numark, and M-Audio. The post The VJ play: InMusic buys ArKaos, live visual developer appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
Detroit techno legend Jeff Mills demonstrates how to give the Roland TR-909 a workout as an instrument, in this performance from his project Exhibitionist 2.… Read More How To Play The Roland TR-909 Drum Machine