REmindER Multi-Effects Processor Hands-On Demo

Here’s a look at the Enjoy-Lab REmindER, a hardware effects processor that offers echo, delay, filter and reverb effects.… Read More REmindER Multi-Effects Processor Hands-On Demo

MIDI-Controlled Cassette Player

The playback speed is controlled by the keyboard. The original pitch is A4 and pitches are transposed up or down from there.… Read More MIDI-Controlled Cassette Player

Who Sampled Kraftwerk

This short video documents some of the musicians that have used samples of Kraftwerk in their music, ranging from Sir Mix-A-Lot to Pink to New Order to DJ Shadow, and in the 80s, 90’s, 00’s through today. … Read More Who Sampled Kraftwerk

1010music Bitbox mk2 Eurorack Sampler Offers More Polyphony, New Granular Synthesis Mode

The module has all of the features of the original bitbox and adds effects and mixing capabilities that take advantage of the faster and more powerful processor.… Read More 1010music Bitbox mk2 Eurorack Sampler Offers More Polyphony, New Granular Synthesis Mode

1010music Intros Bitbox Micro Eurorack Sampler Module

1010music has announced bitbox micro,  a smaller, 18 HP version of its bitbox Eurorack sampler.… Read More 1010music Intros Bitbox Micro Eurorack Sampler Module

Lo-fi Sampling With The Yamaha VSS-200

The VSS-200 was not intended to be a professional quality sampler and is technically archaic. But, as the video demonstrates, the VSS-200 is like the bullet train to weirdsville.… Read More Lo-fi Sampling With The Yamaha VSS-200

Korg Volca Sample Alternate Firmware Adds Chromatic Sample Control & More

The alternate firmware adds chromatic sample control, velocity sensitivity, playback probability and more. It’s available as a free download.… Read More Korg Volca Sample Alternate Firmware Adds Chromatic Sample Control & More

Mellotron Variations Tiny Desk Concert

Mellotron Variations is an all-Mellotron band, made up of Robby Grant on Mellotron; John Medeski on Mellotron; Pat Sansone on Mellotron; and Jonathan Kirkscey on Mellotron.… Read More Mellotron Variations Tiny Desk Concert

DIY Dual-Cassette DJ Rig, The Tapetron -2

Reader Andreas Monopolis shared this video demo of The Tapetron -2, a DIY instrument based on the idea of the early samplers.… Read More DIY Dual-Cassette DJ Rig, The Tapetron -2