Currently on Kickstarter
“Dubler Studio Kit is a real-time vocal recognition MIDI controller. It offers up a never seen before way to translate your musical ideas into reality, using the one instrument you’ve been practising since birth— the voice.
With Dubler Studio Kit you can hum a melody or synth pattern, beatbox to trigger a virtual drumkit, or manipulate effects and filters with a “
Demos with a Rhodes Chroma & TB3 Published on Jan 24, 2019 Martin Pavlas
A new programmable MIDI USB controller from Martin Pavlas of https://www.electrasid.com
“Electra is a fully programmable MIDI controller for studio or live rig equipment. The controller provides real-time visual feedback for up to 36 MIDI controls at once. Features high resolution 360 degree pots with touch sensing and a
Published on Feb 1, 2019 Synthtopia
“At the 2019 NAMM Show, Sphero introduced Specdrums – a new type of wireless music controller that turns color into sound.”
Curious how sensitive it is – how many gradients it is capable of sensing. It it were fully programmable it could be interesting. I’m also curious how sensitive it would be to light – would brighter lighting change the perceived color
via Motion Soundscape:
“The special MIDI controller designed for iOS app FieldScaper. Great idea!
It includes a USB64 MidiBlock from Doepfer. The Knobs handles only the ‘Current’ Oscillator. With the buttons you choose OSC 1 to 3 and set it to the Current Oscillator. It has also buttons for record, play and delete files, open and close Panels. With the Movement Knob in the Middle you can move
Published on Dec 9, 2018 Retroaktiv Synthesizers
“In this video I’m using an MPG-70 to layer 3 randomly generated pads over, then I use the assignable controllers to animate the pad.”
“MPG-70 is a 7U rackmountable/desktop controller for JX-10, JX-8P, and MKS-70 synthesizers. The MPG-70 features panel knobs and sliders to control all 44 original PG-800 parameters, plus all extra parameters
A knob box for your Roland D-05, D-50, & D-550. On a personal note, I recently picked up a D-05 and was thinking about selling it due to the deep menu diving. That and there is no central editing per patch. The D-05 and D-50 are kind of like four synths in one – two “Partials” with an “Upper” and “Lower” voice each for a total of four sources that you edit independently. There is no central
See this post for the demos and initial announcement. New press release on the… release follows. Street price is $149.95.
“Baton Rouge, Louisiana—November 2018… PreSonus®’ new ATOM pad controller is both a compact, dynamic performance controller and a versatile production controller. Produce beats, play virtual instruments, and trigger sound effects and loops in real time with unsurpassed
Published on Nov 4, 2018 Rava
“The Ultimate USB VST-Synthesizer Midi Controller called the ‘Rava – Yamana’
Available as a (230€) DIY Kit and in a limited number ready to use. Check out the Indigogo capaign:
“The Rava Yamana – A USB midi controller specifically made for VST-Synthesizers.
While most midi controllers are either designed in a one for all
Someone asked what the slider box in junklight’s recent video was. I checked with junklight and he said it was a naked boards mc-8. I realized I’ve never featured them on the site before, so here it goes! The currently have the following four products.
MC-8 is an easy to use MIDI controller. It is pretty much the quickest and the easiest way to produce and perform electronic music.
“AKAI PROFESSIONAL® ADDS BUILT-IN SOUNDS TO THE WORLD’S MOST POPULAR MIDI CONTROLLER WITH THE MPK MINI PLAY
New ultra-portable instrument is based on incredibly popular MPK Mini, but adds 128 built-in sounds and its own speaker, making it the perfect instrument to play anywhere
Cumberland, RI USA (October 11, 2018) — Akai Professional, a leading manufacturer of music equipment for performers