PreSonus Studio One 4 Now Available, Here’s What’s New

PreSonus Studio One 4, a major update to the company’s DAW, is now available. Here’s what’s new: Studio One 4 Professional’s new Harmonic Editing makes it easier to try out harmonies, transpositions, and chord progressions. The Chord Track goes far beyond a simple chord track for note data, working with instrument tracks and audio tracks… Read More PreSonus Studio One 4 Now Available, Here’s What’s New

How To Use The Moog DFAM As A 3-Oscillator Synthesizer

In this video, Alastair Wilson takes a look at using the filter envelope of the Moog DFAM as a 3rd oscillator.… Read More How To Use The Moog DFAM As A 3-Oscillator Synthesizer

Serge Modular Soundscape Explained

Synthesist and DiN label head Ian Boddy shared this video, capturing an ambient soundscape performance created with his Serge Modular system. … Read More Serge Modular Soundscape Explained

PROPHET-6 VS. SUB37: PATCH MATCH (No Talking)

Published on May 22, 2018 MR TUNA Music

“Just a few minutes comparing the sounds of the Dave Smith/Sequential Circuits Prophet-6 with the Moog Sub37 analog synthesizers. Just a simple bass patch and a lot of pointless noodling on the keys. The Sub is definitely darker and meaner but there’s a lot to appreciate on either side of the equation— what’s your preference??”

Sequential Circuits Pro-One – J-wire Version

via this auction

“Keyboard works fully but between 5-6 keys will retrigger on release and one retriggers while depressed. Generally this can’t be heard, but is reflected in the gate light illuminating.”

Likely the J-Wires and bar need cleaning.

X1L3 ROLAND TR505 – Art circuit bent, amazing drum machine!

Published on May 22, 2018 Scienceforce

“X1L3 ROLAND TR505 – Art circuit bent, amazing drum machine!”

Native Instruments Maschine MK3 Review

Published on May 22, 2018 tarekith

“Overview of the new hardware and software functionality of Native Instruments Maschine MK3.”

Synthesizer Show & Tell – Roland Juno-60

Published on May 22, 2018 Steve Learson

Synthesizer Show & Tell EP: 3 Covers the Roland Juno-60.

Each week I challenge myself to write a piece of music using only one synth from my collection, and share some tips and tricks on how to use the instrument.

The Juno 60 is a 6 note DCO polyphonic synth from 1982 with memory storage, designated slider controls, and an arpeggiator. It has been used