Keyboard Synthesizers

Abstract Electronic Music With A Moog Model D & A TASCAM Portastudio

This music video is for an ‘abstract electronic’ track, created with a Moog Minimoog Model D & a 4-track TASCAM Portastudio.… Read More Abstract Electronic Music With A Moog Model D & A TASCAM Portastudio

The 10 Most Popular Synths Of 2017

Based on sales at the site, it looks like it was a great year for Korg.… Read More The 10 Most Popular Synths Of 2017

This Is Not The Polyphonic Moog Synth You Were Looking For – But It Sounds Great

8 Moog Music SUBsequent 37 CV synths + polychain mode create a polyphonic monster.… Read More This Is Not The Polyphonic Moog Synth You Were Looking For – But It Sounds Great

Korg Intros minilogue PG Synthesizer

Korg today introduced the minilogue PG, a ‘polished grey’ color variant for its minilogue synthesizer. The minilogue PG features the same synth engine as the minilogue, but with a smooth grey panel and a dark ash-finished rear wooden panel. The minilogue offers a four-note polyphonic analog synth engine, unique signal path, 200 editable presets, a 16-step… Read More Korg Intros minilogue PG Synthesizer

Polivoks Analog Synthesizer Hands-On Demo

This video takes a look at the Polivoks duophonic analog synthesizer, a vintage synth made in the USSR (1982-1990).… Read More Polivoks Analog Synthesizer Hands-On Demo

Waldorf Quantum Synthesizer Sneak Preview

  It looks like the new Waldorf Quantum hybrid synthesizer will soon be available. We have not seen an official announcement yet, but several music retailers now list the Quantum as being available in January – in time for the 2018 NAMM Show. The Quantum is a hybrid analog + digital design, featuring powerful digital oscillators,… Read More Waldorf Quantum Synthesizer Sneak Preview

How A Mellotron Works

Here’s a look inside a Mellotron M400, and some of the technical details of the instrument’s mechanics and electronics. … Read More How A Mellotron Works

In The Studio With Chromeo

This video, via Factmagazine, features a studio tour with electro funk duo Chromeo (David Macklovitch and Patrick Gemayel). Macklovitch & Gemayel give an overview of their Burbank, CA studio, demonstrate how they use some of their key synths & talk a bit about their production workflow.

New Poster Shows The Evolution Of Synthesizers

“I’ve just completed work on a poster with every production synth released between the 1960’s and the 1990s,” explains Freke. “That’s about 275 of them! All hand drawn and arranged in chronological order.”… Read More New Poster Shows The Evolution Of Synthesizers

Marc Melià – Music For Prophet

Sunday Synth Jam: Belgian composer Marc Melià plays Hiatus, from his series Music For Prophet.