Sequential Tempest Drum Machine Retired

The Tempest was co-developed by Sequential founder Dave Smith and famed drum machine designer Roger Linn.… Read More Sequential Tempest Drum Machine Retired

DIY Bunny Robo-Drummer

Captain Credible has introduced the thump:bit mini, a DIY robotic rabbit drummer that can be controlled wirelessly or run its own drumming code.… Read More DIY Bunny Robo-Drummer

Elektron Machinedrum Gets Unofficial Firmware Update

Machinedrum SPS1-UW OS 1.71 is intended to fix outstanding bugs and enhance the device’s MIDI support.… Read More Elektron Machinedrum Gets Unofficial Firmware Update

Using The Elektron Machinedrum As A 16-Voice Polysynth To Make Dark Ambient Music

“Believe me, it is a poly synth. It’s a 16-voice poly synth, in fact, with a uniquely gritty and lo-fi sound engine.”… Read More Using The Elektron Machinedrum As A 16-Voice Polysynth To Make Dark Ambient Music

Akai Pro MPC Live II Hands-On Demo

The latest loopop video takes an in-depth look at the new Akai Pro MPC Live II, compares it to the MPC One and takes a look at what’s new in MPC version 2.8.… Read More Akai Pro MPC Live II Hands-On Demo

Akai Pro MPC Live II Offers DIN MIDI, Ableton Integration & Modular Connectivity

Akai Pro has introduced the MPC Live II, a portable standalone MPC that offers built-in speakers, a multi-touch display, a rechargeable battery, DIN MIDI and 8 cv/gate outputs for connectivity to modular gear.… Read More Akai Pro MPC Live II Offers DIN MIDI, Ableton Integration & Modular Connectivity

Novation Circuit EDM Jam

This video captures a live EDM performance by Gabe Miller on the Novation Circuit.… Read More Novation Circuit EDM Jam

Vintage Typewriter Mod Turns It Into A Drum Machine

“It now makes cool noises!”… Read More Vintage Typewriter Mod Turns It Into A Drum Machine

ALM System Coupe An All-In-One Eurorack Modular Groovebox

The System Coupe a variety of sound sources, along with modules for pattern creation and sequencing, modulation, sampling, processing and integration with external equipment.… Read More ALM System Coupe An All-In-One Eurorack Modular Groovebox

Elektron Overbridge 2.0 Now Available As Free Download

For owners of compatible gear, Overbridge 2.0 is a free update that adds powerful capabilities to devices that they may have purchased as long as 8 years ago.… Read More Elektron Overbridge 2.0 Now Available As Free Download