Pittsburgh Modular Voltage Research Laboratory Review

The Voltage Research Laboratory is designed to be a different take on analog synthesizers, described as a sonic playground “where every function of the instrument has been influenced by the behaviors and systems of the natural world.”… Read More Pittsburgh Modular Voltage Research Laboratory Review

Akai Pro Fire Controller Now Available Unbundled

Akai Pro has announced that Fire for FL Studio is now available with no FL Studio license, for existing owners of FL Studio.… Read More Akai Pro Fire Controller Now Available Unbundled

Cockos Unleashes Reaper 6

Cockos has released Reaper 6, a major update to the DAW for MacOS & Windows. A preview version for Linux is also available.… Read More Cockos Unleashes Reaper 6

Free Portamento+Unison Saw Custom Oscillator For ‘logue Synths

Roll-log Sounds has released a new custom oscillator for NTS-1, Prologue & Minilogue XD synths, Portamento Unison Sawtooth Oscillator.… Read More Free Portamento+Unison Saw Custom Oscillator For ‘logue Synths

Oversynth Intros Overlays For Customizing Moog Mother-32, DFAM

Oversynth has introduced a new series of overlays for customizing the Moog Mother-32 and Moog DFAM synthesizers.… Read More Oversynth Intros Overlays For Customizing Moog Mother-32, DFAM

Boss Intros SY-1000 Guitar Synthesizer

BOSS has introduced the SY-1000 Guitar Synthesizer, an advanced synthesizer and modeling processor for guitar and bass.… Read More Boss Intros SY-1000 Guitar Synthesizer

Free Vocoder Based On Vintage Korg VC-10

Full Bucket Vocoder (FBVC) is a free software plug-in for Windows (VST) and macOS (VST/AU), based on the Korg VC-10 Vocoder from 1978.… Read More Free Vocoder Based On Vintage Korg VC-10

Roland Jupiter-Xm In-Depth Review

Here’s in-depth look at the new Roland Jupiter-Xm synthesizer, a workstation that offers five parts: four for synths and one for drums.… Read More Roland Jupiter-Xm In-Depth Review

AI016 Eurorack Tape Echo Interface

AI Synthesis has introduced the AI016 Eurorack Tape Echo Interface, a new Eurorack module with a pre-amp and buffered feedback loops to let you use a standard three-head cassette tape recorder as an analog tape echo.… Read More AI016 Eurorack Tape Echo Interface

How To Clean Scratchy Pots & Faders On Synthesizers & Electronic Music Gear

The issue of what to do with scratchy pots and faders is a recurring topic of debate in synth forums, with some advocating for the quick fix of spraying a little Caig’s Deoxit D5 into the problematic part and others arguing that the only real solution is to take the component apart and give it a thorough cleaning. … Read More How To Clean Scratchy Pots & Faders On Synthesizers & Electronic Music Gear