Alesis brings us the PercPad Electronic Percussion Instrument

Alesis announces PercPad, its first four-pad electronic percussion instrument. The PercPad features four velocity-sensitive pads, kick input, internal sounds and compact size, designed for anyone wanting to incorporate electronic percussion into their setups. “There’s never been an ultra-compact multi-pad instrument like the PercPad before,” Dan Radin, Product Manager, Alesis. Drummers can mount the PercPad on […]

Pictures of Moog’s OMG-1 synth

The OMG-1 Synthesizer The OMG-1 was designed by Persing as a live performance instrument and is not a commercial product — it’s truly one-of-a-kind The state of the art dual-manual OMG-1 combines: a Moog Little Phatty analog synthesizer Spectrasonics’ flagship Omnisphere software synthesizer An internal Apple Mac Mini computer Dual Apple iPads Dual iPods Spectrasonics’ […]

Ambient Analogue 001

This is a very nice video of a new audio experiment we came across Ambient Analogue 001 is the first release of an audiovisual experiment with footage of Chicago cut to an ambient music track of classic vintage and modern analogue synthesizers. Audio/Video produced by Logan Mannstrane Music is available as a free download on […]

PreSonus releases StudioLive Remote, wireless control software

PreSonus has released StudioLive Remote for the Apple iPad, the first dedicated wireless control software for the StudioLive small-format digital console. At last, you can have wireless remote control of any PreSonus StudioLive-series digital mixer’s channels, auxes, effects, subs, Fat Channel processors, and more. Not only can these functions be controlled from anywhere in a […]

The Third Generation Karma Motif

KARMA® is the award-winning interactive music generation technology that has been enhancing high end workstations (such as Korg’s Karma, OASYS, M3 and new KRONOS) for over 10 years. Now, KARMA Developer Stephen Kay is bringing a new version of KARMA to the Yamaha Motif XFand XS series: “KARMA Motif” – for Mac OS X and […]

Straw demo

Nice patch On Saturday, I folded multiple loads of laundry, cleaned the bathroom, and played closet tetris in order to claim some space to put the air conditioner I pulled from the window. Then I cleaned the top floor. Feeling pretty good about releasing a 512 version of press cafe the day before, I decided […]

Eventide Space – Sneak Peak

Here’s a nice one for you. Sneak peak of the new Eventide “Space” Reverb stompbox. Running a Roland TR-808 and TB-303 through some of spatial effects including basic reverbs, delays and unique combination effects. “Reverb” seems a bit too vanilla to describe a box from Eventide. Regarded as one of the best hardware effects processors […]

Father of Circuit Bending

Here’s what he has to say about it: Reed Ghazala also known as the father of Circuit Bending has many artistic outlets. Recent accessibility of quality video editing and HD camera technology allowed Reed to create new experimental movies that he can now easily share with the rest of us. To fully experience these you […]