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Roland SYSTEM-8 synth is free to try in April – here’s why it’s a sound designer’s friend

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

New Gear Alert: Kali Audio’s IN-5 Monitor, Vocal Bender by Waves, JUNO-60 by Roland & More

Kali Audio announces the IN-5 studio monitor. The IN-5 is a 3-way studio monitor with a 5-inch woofer, and concentric 4-inch midrange and 1-inch tweeter. It fills out Kali’s “Independence” line of 3-way studio monitors, which also includes the larger IN-8. In both systems, the crossover point between the woofer Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Kali Audio’s IN-5 Monitor, Vocal Bender by Waves, JUNO-60 by Roland & More

Behringer Debuts RD-9 Hype Video For Their Roland TR-909 Clone

Behringer has premiered a new video showcasing their upcoming RD-9, a Roland TR-909 clone… The post Behringer Debuts RD-9 Hype Video For Their Roland TR-909 Clone appeared first on FutureMusic the latest news on future music technology DJ gear producing dance music edm and everything electronic.

Review: Roland TR-06

Price £350 Contact Roland It’s difficult to overstate the role that Roland played in the development of both music technology and the sound of music production. However, during the 1980s, Roland’s analogue drum machines lost out to digital rivals. That left bedroom producers to trawl second-hand adverts for discarded bargains. The TR-606 is a case … Continue reading Review: Roland TR-06

New Gear Alert: Gainlab’s Dictator Comp & Empress EQ, Yamaha’s MSP3A Reference Monitor, VerseLab MV-1 by Roland & More

Gainlab Audio unleashes the Dictator dual pentode vari-mu compressor and Empress tube EQ. The Dictator is a tube-based dynamic controller which is designed after classic vari-mu compressors. It is theoretically similar to the legendary Fairchild 670 and Gates STA-Level, in addition to other contemporary solutions, in order to have a Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Gainlab’s Dictator Comp & Empress EQ, Yamaha’s MSP3A Reference Monitor, VerseLab MV-1 by Roland & More

Roland Verselab MV-1 combines drum machine, looper, melody, vocals

Roland’s latest outgrowth from their shared hardware platform is a groove machine, song arrangement tool, and looper – one that acknowledges some people want to do both beats and vocals. The post Roland Verselab MV-1 combines drum machine, looper, melody, vocals appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.

The gorgeous boutique Roland Juno hardware recreation meant to work only with a plug-in

When arguing merits of vintage synth reproduction, invoking a “plug-in” is often a derogatory slur. Not here – this high-end boutique hardware is made to work with software alone. The post The gorgeous boutique Roland Juno hardware recreation meant to work only with a plug-in appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.