The Novation Circuit groove box is the focus of the next installment of the company’s Beats and Bytes Facebook live program on March 15.… Read More Novation Explores Circuit on March 15 Beats and Bytes Livestream
This video takes a look at the synthesis engine of the Novation Circuit.… Read More Inside The Novation Circuit Synthesis Engine
Here’s a look at the art of MIDI hacking – manipulating MIDI signals in realtime to expand the ways you can use your hardware. … Read More Get More From Your Gear With ‘MIDI Hacking’
bll instruments shared this sneak preview of the Short – an add-on for the Novation Circuit that adds a screen and lets you control any parameter of your synth patches.… Read More New ‘Short’ Gives Novation Circuit A Screen
Batsounds has introduced CircuitToy-One, a new Windows patch editor for the Novation Circuit synthesizer engine. The developer says that CircuitToy-One is inspired by polysynths of the 80’s, and is particularly well-suited to creating classic and retro sounds. Pricing and Availability CircuitToy-One is available now in both a free and paid versions. See the Batsounds site for details.
Eight knobs and a grid turned out to be more powerful than you might imagine. Now you can edit those Novation Circuit patches more quickly.
To dig deep into Novation’s Circuit, Isotonik’s Circuit Editor is what you want. It reveals the full-blown synthesizer engine lurking inside Novation’s affordable groovebox hardware.
But it’s also sometimes a bit too much. If you just want to quickly assign some macro assignments (that is, what happens when you turn one of the knobs), here’s a quicker solution. Novation have added the Circuit Macro Editor to their free, browser-based Circuit Components tools.
The idea is, you pop in, choose what you want the knobs to do, then store those presets online (and load them on your hardware).
There’s also a new feature in this update called Patch Pool, which lets you put all your sounds together, including those you’ve collected from different packs, and import them at will.
The Circuit sequencer / synth / sampler. Stay tuned, as we’ve got an original Circuit to give away and we’re talking to Aybee about how he works with Novation’s hardware in his set – alongside some other artists working with other instruments with grids on them, too.
In the meantime, here’s a user exploring Circuit alongside two open source synths. Maybe they’re each old enough to be called “classic” – the PreenFM, and the original MeeBlip hardware, though we still make new MeeBlips, too – and the PreenFM lives on as an updated project. Take it away, Tim Roberts:
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The ‘Start Something’ session pack for Novation Circuit is designed for songwriters that want to get ideas going quickly.… Read More New Novation Circuit Session Pack, ‘Start Something’
This demo takes a look at MIDI syncing Launchpad for iOS with the Novation Circuit. … Read More How To Sync Launchpad iOS With Novation Circuit