Junkie XL Explains The ‘Chardonnay Buy’, Plus The Future Of Film Scoring

Holkenborg discusses how he built up his fantastic collection of synths, the difference between a ‘coffee buy’ and a ‘chardonnay buy’ and more.… Read More Junkie XL Explains The ‘Chardonnay Buy’, Plus The Future Of Film Scoring

Live Arabic Style Techno Jam

Reader Dominique Grys shared this ‘Arabic style’ synth jam, featuring the Octatack, Analog Rytm and Korg Monologue. … Read More Live Arabic Style Techno Jam

Parallel Worlds & Dave Bessell ‘Dystopia’

Synthesists Bakis Sirros and Dave Bessell have released a new album, ‘Dystopia’.

We asked them about their collaboration, their gear and the inspiration for their music. … Read More Parallel Worlds & Dave Bessell ‘Dystopia’

Richard Devine On Sound Design For The Jaguar I-Pace & His New Album, Sort\Lave

One of the design challenges of electric cars is that they are relatively silent, compared to traditional cars – but there are safety and legal requirements for them to be audible. … Read More Richard Devine On Sound Design For The Jaguar I-Pace & His New Album, Sort\Lave

Deckard’s Dream Sound Design With Paul Schilling

At Knobcon 2018, we talked with sound designer Paul Schilling, who was demonstrating some of his work with the Deckard’s Dream analog synthesizer.… Read More Deckard’s Dream Sound Design With Paul Schilling

Junkie XL + Sasha ‘Breezer’ Song Breakdown

Junkie XL (Tom Holkenborg) shared a new video, a breakdown of a dance music collab with Sasha, Breezer (2003).… Read More Junkie XL + Sasha ‘Breezer’ Song Breakdown

Tangerine Dreamm, Live A, Øya Festival 2018

The concert features some classic Kosmische Musik and a classic from the 80’s, balanced with pieces from their recent albums and an extended improvisation. … Read More Tangerine Dreamm, Live A, Øya Festival 2018

Before ‘Miami Vice’, There Was Jan Hammer’s 80’s-tacular ‘Sequencer’

‘Sequencer’ – a collaboration between Jan Hammer & guitarist Al Di Meola – is about as 80’s-tastic as it gets. … Read More Before ‘Miami Vice’, There Was Jan Hammer’s 80’s-tacular ‘Sequencer’