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ARP 2600 will return with KORG, says Jean-Michel Jarre

KORG will remake the iconic semi-modular subtractive instrument in 2020, or so says Jean-Michel Jarre. The ARP 2600 is the legendary semi-modular synth from the 70s. It’s the instrument that made the sound of R2-D2 and a ton of music in the rigs of everyone from Orbital to Herbie Hancock. Software emulation has some advantage … Continue reading ARP 2600 will return with KORG, says Jean-Michel Jarre

Op-ed: KORG has transformed synthesizers by letting them run plug-ins, says Sinevibes

No new ideas in synthesizers? Not so, says independent developer Artemiy Pavlov. He was excited enough about KORG’s direction that he’s written about why he thinks it changes music tech for the better. The Ukraine-based coder who releases under his Sinevibes brand is someone we’ve followed on CDM for some years, as a source of … Continue reading Op-ed: KORG has transformed synthesizers by letting them run plug-ins, says Sinevibes

“Never chase a ghost”: Roland says analog remakes aren’t coming

Roland is on-record in an interview about the new JUPITER-X & Xm that they’re not planning an analog remake – but that’s not actually what’s most revealing in the story. It’s encouraging to see that the CEO of Roland, Jun-ichi Miki, is also an engineer. His latest comments on the Jupiter site are likely to … Continue reading “Never chase a ghost”: Roland says analog remakes aren’t coming

Trump's tax plan isn't as big of a threat to H&R Block as he says

President Trump thinks his tax plan will be so simple that some taxpayers will be able to do away with their accountants altogether. But so far, tax professionals don’t seem very worried. The post Trump's tax plan isn't as big of a threat to H&R Block as he says appeared first on WE TEACH MONEY … Continue reading Trump's tax plan isn't as big of a threat to H&R Block as he says