NAMM 2020 Lekholm DM48 MIDI Harmonica

Published on Jan 23, 2020 sonicstate

“Lenkholm Digital Chromatic Harmonica – its a MIDI controller for the harmonica player. Play in any key, any tuning from a small Swedish company Father and Son.
Includes side lever plus additional buttons for additional pitch shift functions”

“The Lekholm DM48 is a unique electronic instrument controller in the form of a

Quasar Beach Fairlight CMI Clone

via Quasar Beach

“A downloadable tool for Windows, macOS, and Linux

This is a complete recreation of the Fairlight CMI IIx.

This has all the features of the original Fairlight CMI including 16 stereo voices, full voice editing and realtime control, harmonic additive synthesis, full Page R sequencer and much more.

Full file support for Fairlight Series I, II, IIx, III samples, plus a host of

NAMM 2020: Rhythmo BeatBox Drum Machine

Published on Jan 17, 2020 sonicstate

“If you’re looking for an affordable MIDI controller to make beats on and you’d like to do a little DIY in the process then the Rhythmo BeatBox could be exactly what you’re looking for.

The Rhythmo is an all-in-one DIY MIDI controller drum machine kit and mobile studio that will eventually have an associated App for making beats.”

Premiered Jul 19, 2019

HEX 1. 0 – Digital Capacitive Synthesizer

Published on Jan 4, 2020 bemyforest

“HEX 1.0 is digital polyfonic synth kit that features; a capacitive keyboard, potentiometers for modulating the signal and adjustable looper. It features an inbuilt recording button and a sync feature.”

Will post back with more info if it comes in.

open e-drums – Open Source Drum Synthesizer with Teensy 3.2

Published on Dec 31, 2019 Ryo Kosaka…


Single piezo pad, Dual Piezo pad, 2 zone cymbal, 3 zone cymbal
Compatible with YAMAHA’s 3 zone cymbal(PCY135/PCY155)
Compatible with SoftPot, FSR and Optical(TCRT5000) type hi-hat controllers
Sensing with MUX(4051 and 4067)
Setting mode with LCD or OLED
Sensitivity, Threshold, Scan Time, Mask Time, Note

New Mini Roland System 700 LAB Eurorack Clone by OMNiSYN

[000] OMNiSYN System 700 LAB Demo Published on Dec 21, 2019

“Clone of the Roland System 700 LAB”

This one was sent in by John L Rice.

OMNiSYN is a new maker as well. No additional info at the moment. It does look appear to be 3U eurorack of course.

You can spot three 702F oscillator modules on the far left for each row. A 703M Filter on the top and bottom rows, 705B dual ADSR envelop in

New Torso Hardware Sequencer by Torso Electronics

Published on Sep 10, 2018 torso electronics

via Torso Electronics

“Create percussive polyrhythmic sequences or explore endless melodic variations. T-1 is an algorithmic MIDI sequencer which offers vast set of creative composition tools

About T-1

We set out to design a machine that can go beyond the limitations of a traditional sequencer, while maintaining a simple and user-friendly

Take Full Control Of Your Synthesizers with TA Programming Studio MIDI And CV Interface

Published on Jul 7, 2019 TA Programming

MPE’s missing link: The Studio MIDI & CV Interface (at Octagon Studios)

“TA Programming announces availability of Studio MIDI And CV Interface full synthesizer control system debut

LONDON, UK: following a successful showcase in October at Sheffield’s Synthfest UK 2019, billed as being the UK’s biggest synthesizer event, advanced creative technology

Playing live with nuclear instruments and unknown synths

Published on Dec 16, 2019 HAINBACH

Some new gear in the second half of the video includes the Herbs and Stones Liquid Foam and the Neon Egg Planetarium (demos below).

“In which I play an improvised live show with a setup that is new and barely rehearsed.

Usually when I play live, I like to work with the setup I have had for the past three years. In fact, the reason for this channel was that

Important Interviews with Richard Nicol talks to Matthew Cook of WYWS in Tokyo

Published on Nov 26, 2019 Pittsburgh Modular Synthesizers

“Richard and Matthew discuss the WYWS eurorack modules and why Matthew started building eurorack modules.

WYWS Bandcamp Page –”

This is the first post to feature WYWS on MATRIXSYNTH. Current offerings as of this post for the archives:

WYWS MS1010 10 Step Sequencer/LFO Eurorack Module

14 hp ~30mm