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Blind Monk Instruments unveils the deceptively simple Navigator synth

Blind Monk Instruments has released the Navigator, a minimalistic four-voice analogue synth. The Navigator features a simple front panel with a user-friendly layout. There is a dedicated knob for each voice, along with individual controls for volume, menu selection and function. Blind Monk Instrument’s newest synth utilises a unique architecture, in that each voice has … Continue reading Blind Monk Instruments unveils the deceptively simple Navigator synth

Sample and Hold: Modular Synth, Field Recording and Gated Reverb

Welcome to Sample and Hold, the series on the LANDR Blog where we highlight one unique crate-digging session and the digger’s gold we came back with using Selector—the world’s first AI sample recommendation tool. Starter Loop: Modular Synth Today on Sample and Hold I’ll start with modular synth. After a bit of digging I uncovered … Continue reading Sample and Hold: Modular Synth, Field Recording and Gated Reverb

Boss announces the new SY-1000 synth pedal

Boss has revealed the SY-1000, a next-generation synthesiser and modelling processor pedal for guitar and bass. Alongside extensive instrument modelling, the SY-1000 also offers a recreation of the GR-300, the OSC analogue synth engine and a brand new Dynamic Synth. All three offer numerous filter options, but the Dynamic Synth is the most fully-featured, with … Continue reading Boss announces the new SY-1000 synth pedal

Free Synth, Push, Designed For Instant Gratification, And In-Depth Tweaking

Sampleson has introduced Push, a subtractive synth, for MacOS & Windows, that’s designed for instant gratification with automatic patch generation.… Read More Free Synth, Push, Designed For Instant Gratification, And In-Depth Tweaking

MeeBlip Black Friday: thru5 kit for $9.99 and geode synth $129

Overwhelmed with music toys? We can get you a bass synth that sounds like no other – plus a way to connect all your gear for $10. Happy Black Friday to you. geode: $129 synth hardware, ships free First, there’s our very own MeeBlip geode hardware synth. It’s just US$129, and this week only, we’ll … Continue reading MeeBlip Black Friday: thru5 kit for $9.99 and geode synth $129

Spitfire Audio’s free experimental LABS synth lets you play with unique textures

Spitfire Audio is back again with another LABS instrument, this time going for a more experimental approach with Opia. The software instrument was created from a collection of sonic textures taken from Ólafur Arnalds and artists performing at his London festival, Opia – hence the instrument’s name. These artists include Kiasmos, VAAL, Rhye, Poppy Ackroyd, … Continue reading Spitfire Audio’s free experimental LABS synth lets you play with unique textures

MFB release SYNTH PRO, an eight-part analogue synth

MFB, a Berlin-based synth manufacturer founded in 1976, has launched SYNTH PRO. It’s an eight-part hardware analogue synth that is a more advanced, polyphonic version of its SYNTH II, which is now discontinued. SYNTH PRO uses components that were present in some of MFB’s designs 40 years ago, which they claim “produced a great analogue … Continue reading MFB release SYNTH PRO, an eight-part analogue synth