Tag Archives: Synths

Your guide to the 3 best new underground synths from NAMM – not a clone in sight

Nothing new under the sun? Think again. Independent manufacturers are still creating novel designs for music making – and last week brought a lot of news. Just as acoustic instruments often start with simple building blocks – blow on something, hit something, pluck something – these creations do work with existing known synth methods. (Think … Continue reading Your guide to the 3 best new underground synths from NAMM – not a clone in sight

Roland Zen-Core Promises To Lets Create Sounds Once And Use Them Across Synths, Workstations, Keytars, Grooveboxes & More

With ZEN-Core, you can share and exchange sounds across synthesizers, so you can choose the hardware that best meets your workflow or application – from grooveboxes to performance synthesizers and stage pianos.… Read More Roland Zen-Core Promises To Lets Create Sounds Once And Use Them Across Synths, Workstations, Keytars, Grooveboxes & More

Show Off Your Studio: Tim Goalen’s eclectic studio of synths and folk instruments

Studio owner Tim Goalen Contact timgoalen.com | Twitter: @TimGoa Kit List Sequential Prophet-6 Korg Polysix Moog Sub Phatty 2 Mac Pros linked by ethernet, one running Pro Tools and the other running Vienna Ensemble Pro for sample playback Avantone CV28 small diaphragm tube mic Genelec 8020C monitors Instruments: viola, violin, Fender Jaguar, acoustic guitars, ronroco, … Continue reading Show Off Your Studio: Tim Goalen’s eclectic studio of synths and folk instruments

Reverb shares the best-selling synths and drum machines of 2019

As music magazines create lists of the best albums, best songs and best gear of the year, Reverb has published its own end-of-year list. This list shows what synths, drum machines and brands were most popular amongst buyers in 2019. Ranked on the Reverb site by Top 15 is Best Selling Synths, Best Selling Vintage … Continue reading Reverb shares the best-selling synths and drum machines of 2019

Synths, Style and an API: A Very Original Music and Mixing House Lands in LA

When mischievous music makers make their way to LA, anything can happen. If the composers in question are Fall On Your Sword (FOYS), be on high alert. Already a hot original music house–as well as proficient audio post mixers–after several years of creative output in their Williamsburg, Brooklyn HQ, FOYS Read more… The post Synths, … Continue reading Synths, Style and an API: A Very Original Music and Mixing House Lands in LA

Erica Synths Pico System III Features Buchla Easel-Style Preset Cards

The latest loopop video takes an in-depth look at the Erica Synths Pico System III – an all-in-one modular synthesizer.… Read More Erica Synths Pico System III Features Buchla Easel-Style Preset Cards