Music tech creators around the world celebrate MIDI (at distance) for MIDI Month this May

This month is the third annual celebration of MIDI, the technology that has revolutionised digital music. May, in case you didn’t know, is MIDI Month. A month dedicated to celebrating the amazing technology that aids…

Sound like Nils Frahm with this incredible FREE piano plugin

Add a beautiful sounding piano plugin to your repertoire at no cost with incredible samples inspired by Nils Frahm. Piano plugins that sound this good are very rarely free and you’d be a fool to…

Arturia KeyStep Pro – an all-in-one sequencing solution

Arturia have just released their new KeyStep Pro MIDI controller. Get a three octave keyboard, four-track sequencer, 64-step drum sequencer and unparalleled connectivity for $449. Since Arturia released their BeatStep Pro, artists and producers have…

Amazon’s AI musical keyboard is now $99

Late last year Amazon dropped the jaws of a fair few people with a brand new MIDI keyboard which is powered by AI to create music with you. The Deep Composer looks very much like…

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…

Arpeggio’s pocket sized sequencer & arpeggiator is as cool as it is cute

Sometimes beatmaking can’t wait and you need to lay out a beat in your mind or a melody you’re thinking of. Arpeggio fits in your pocket so you’re never caught short. There are very few…

Nord unveil their new keyboard at NAMM

Nord are known for making some of the best, high quality, beautiful, and diverse synth keyboards in the world and there’s a new one on the way. The Nord Wave 2 is a powerful 4-part…

Korg’s Wavestate brings the sound of 90s vector synths back to 2020

Korg have announced the exciting return of one of their shortest lived, yet most influential, synths in a bigger and badder build. Korg’s Wavestation made the unique sounds cemented in time by the X-Files theme…

Roland unveils their first MIDI 2.0-ready keyboard

The latest MIDI keyboard controller from Roland features a bunch some exciting things, most importantly MIDI 2.0 functionality for the first time. Roland have just announced their A-88MKII keyboard at NAMM. The 88 note MIDI…

Amazon unveils the world’s first music keyboard powered by AI

Amazon’s DeepComposer brings the power of machine learning to a keyboard to create entire songs in seconds from melodies. Amazon have announced their new musical software and it’s companion keyboard for another generation of music-making….