Complex chords, multi-timbral parts or lush ambient progressions – if you’re looking to fulfil any of these duties on a synth, then you’ll likely want one with polyphonic talents. In the last few years, hardware instruments have been enjoying a major resurgence; polysynths and their monophonic brethren now come in more shapes, sizes and employ … Continue reading The best synths to buy in 2020: 14 best polysynths
Erica Synths has announced that its SYNTRX analog synthesizer is now available worldwide.… Read More Erica Synths SYNTRX Analog Matrix Synthesizer Now Available
Bitwig Studio 3.3 packs a bunch of new features, in beta today – think synthesis tools on one side, editing and project workflow on the other. Here’s the breakdown of what it means. The post Bitwig Studio 3.3: synths, modules, modulation, editing appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
Getting your first synth is always a big step. Sure free synth VSTs open infinite possibilities but the DAW screen and keyboard is a big limitation that sometimes kills creativity. Hardware synths are so inspiring—hearing an analog sound change as you play with real knobs is fun and also helpful for learning how electronic sound … Continue reading The 5 Best Synths for Beginners at Any Price Range
Moog Music today announced new versions of its Matriarch and Grandmother keyboards, featuring classic black panels that the company says are inspired by the look of early Moog modular systems.… Read More Moog Intros Dark Series Matriarch & Grandmother Synths With Classic Black Panels
Imagine entering an inspiring electronic music studio and getting free reign to play. Now imagine the price of admission for each synth is the cost of a beer. The post Check out these wondrous Max for Live synths and other toys from Tilman Ehrhorn appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
It’s a great feeling to support good causes – and, if you’re lucky, walk away with a prize. Let’s use the excuse to marvel at some lesser-known vintage design and queue up some Moog videos. Hey, there are no new shows right now, so here’s our kind of “M”TV. The post There’s a benefit raffle … Continue reading There’s a benefit raffle to win rare Moog synths – so let’s luxuriate in Moog memories
Native Instruments has announced KOMPLETE 13, a major update to the flagship software synth collection.… Read More NI Komplete 13 New Synths, Effects & More
From subtle grit, to window-rattling dub delays, the Zen Delay doesn’t disappoint and could possibly be the best desktop effects unit that Erica has released so far…
Eurorack and DIY enthusiasts will be pleased to know that they can continue creating legacy Erica Synths modules, despite the company discontinuing the products. Erica Synths has created Gerber files for PCB-made front panels and made a few changes in module design to omit custom and rare components. Some of the modules still require rare … Continue reading Erica Synths makes its DIY Eurorack projects open source