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

Amazon Intros AWS DeepComposer, A New Platform For Artificial Intelligence & Music Composition

DeepComposer is designed to open the door to broader application of machine learning to music composition and performance.… Read More Amazon Intros AWS DeepComposer, A New Platform For Artificial Intelligence & Music Composition

Polychromatic Synth Performance

Sunday Synth Jam: Synthesist Dolores Catherino shared this polychromatic synth performance, N?SCENT – coming into being. She shares this about the composition: Crisis seems to be the catalyst to profound change and progress. A crisis-evolution cycle repeats throughout human experience. In difficult times, greatness emerges – compassion in the midst of hostility; awareness in the… Read More Polychromatic Synth Performance

MiniLab MkII Inverted Now Available

Arturia has released the MiniLab MkII Inverted, an alternate version of the MiniLab controller with an inverted color scheme.… Read More MiniLab MkII Inverted Now Available

Artiphon Unveils Orba, a $99 Portable Synth + Looper + MIDI Controller

Today Artiphon launched a crowdfunding campaign for their new Orba handheld musical instrument.

Orba is a $99 portable synthesizer, looper, and MIDI controller that enables anyone to make music immediately. They describe its minimalist design as “a cross between a gaming controller and half an orange,” and its touch sensitivity translates gestures from fingers and hands directly into music.… Read More Artiphon Unveils Orba, a $99 Portable Synth + Looper + MIDI Controller

Expressive E Unveils Osmose, A Groundbreaking ‘Augmented Keyboard’ Synthesizer

Osmose pairs an entirely new expressive keyboard mechanism, called A.K.A., with the EaganMatrix sound engine by Haken Audio, that was specifically designed for expressive electronic instruments.… Read More Expressive E Unveils Osmose, A Groundbreaking ‘Augmented Keyboard’ Synthesizer

Kat MalletKAT Percussion Controller Overview

In this video, Mario DeCiutiis shares an in-depth overview the KAT Percussion MalletKAT percussion controllers.… Read More Kat MalletKAT Percussion Controller Overview

Expressive E Teases ‘Mindblowing’ Expressive Keyboard

Expressive E, creators of the Touché expressive controller, shared this teaser video for a to-be-announced expressive keyboard.… Read More Expressive E Teases ‘Mindblowing’ Expressive Keyboard

Artinoise re.corder Combines Expressive Acoustic Performance With MIDI Capabilities

The re.corder is a hybrid acoustic/electronic instrument that’s designed to be an affordable starter instrument. It’s based on the traditional recorder design, but adds MIDI capabilities.… Read More Artinoise re.corder Combines Expressive Acoustic Performance With MIDI Capabilities

Ambient Glitch Jam On Launchpad & iPad

This video captures a ‘Quick And Glitchy Launchpad + iPad Jam’.… Read More Ambient Glitch Jam On Launchpad & iPad