The 5 best Black Friday deals on MIDI controllers/keyboards

Black Friday is the perfect excuse to get yourself some sweet new music equipment. With thousands of savings to be had we’ve collected the 5 best MIDI controller deals for you to get producing on….

Akai’s Mini Play is more than just a MIDI controller

Akai’s new MIDI controller doesn’t just give you power over your software but stands alone as it’s own beast with built-in sounds and speakers. Akai’s MPK Mini Play is a super portable version of “the…

FL Studio’s first ever dedicated controller is here from Akai

FL Studio often gets forgotten behind production and recording staples like Ableton and Logic, but Akai have come to their side with their new Fire controller. Akai’s new Professional Fire controller has been created in…

Control your MIDI devices on iOS with this $1 app

Who needs a MIDI controller when you’ve got an iPhone? Play and record MIDI all from this versatile app for your iOS devices. Ribn is an iOS app that works as a MIDI controller with…

These gloves could change how we perform music

Since we discovered rhythm and learned tone we’ve been playing instruments with our hands, but what if our hands were our instruments. English musician and engineer Imogen Heap has been showing off her new gloves which transform…

iRig Keys makes mobile music making a fully realised dream

The iRig Keys edition brings everything you’d ever want to make music into one MIDI keyboard/controller. iRig’s have been changing the game for what’s musically possible on the road for a long time with their mobile friendly, professional…

Play like a rockstar with Alesis’ MIDI controller in keytar form

You never knew you wanted it, and maybe you still don’t, but Alesis are launching a sequel to their wireless keytar MIDI controller. The Vortex Wireless 2 is the new MIDI Controller that you can…

Feel your way around every sound you make with Touché

This new expressive controller gives you a completely new way to control the motion of your sounds and playing. Controlling sound has never felt so… feely. Touché is an expressive controller that introduced you to…

Native Instrument’s powerful Maschine MK3 is bigger, badder, and better than ever

Native Instruments are back on the scene with an all-in-one producing, programming, music-making beast in the shape of the Maschine MK3. The new Maschine takes everything that made their previous iterations special and expands, improves…

Reloop’s new touchscreen DJ controller changes the game

Re-invent the way you DJ with Reloop TOUCH, their new DJ controller with a worlds-first addition – a full colour touchscreen to mix with. Reloop’s new DJ controller blags the claim of creating the world’s…