Best Modern Analog Synthesizers

These analog synths all hope to replicate a classic looking, feeling and sounding instrument with modern reliability and connectivity. All of these are from the last decade, but Korg, Moog and Dave Smith are not…

Moog unveil their smallest synthesizer ever to replace the Phatty

Moog have unveiled the Subsequent 25 which delivers their famous fat sound in their most compact package ever. Moog have unveiled an upcoming, 25-note synth that is only just longer than 20 inches. The release…

Sony are joining the vinyl revival, opening their first vinyl factory in 28 years

Sony are the first major record label to fully embrace the resurgence of vinyl as they reveal plans to begin manufacturing new records themselves. Sony are to begin producing their own vinyl records again next…

Arturia MiniLab MKII – A quality MIDI controller at an affordable price (Review)

Whether you’re new to the MIDI controller world or a veteran, the MiniLab MK 2 by Arturia could certainly be a great asset to your set-up. Firstly, I need to mention how aesthetically pleasing this…

A portable music studio for $130? That’s Minijam Studio

The creators behind Patchblocks are back on the scene with a new range of compact devices that connect together for a super cheap, compact studio setup. The idea of Minijam Studio is to transform the…

World’s First Analog Optical Instrument Cable

Iconic Sound have created the first ever analog instrument cable that uses “Analogue Light” to travel down the cable fibre whereas most instrument cables use copper to deliver audio signals. The LightLead improves over regular…

Bit Depth and Sample Rate Explained

When recording audio within a DAW, you will likely be asked what bit depth and sample rate you want to record in. First of all you need an understanding of how digital sound is captured….

Music Production – Synthesizers

Synths are at the core of any track with electronic instruments. It is basically an electronic instrument, capable of producing a large array of sounds, with plenty of options to alter the output sound. Developed…

R1 Radio is the New Il-gu Cha Designed Analogue Radio

Il-gu cha has designed an analog radio, the R1 radio. The tuning is done by moving the radio from left to right and volume is controlled by rolling the radio forward and backward, watch the video,…