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….

The best MIDI keyboard Black Friday deals

Don’t miss out on your chance to get one of these incredible keyboards at a special price to plug into your computer for a whole dimension of musical possibilities. Akai Professional LPK25 – $49

Best Midi Keyboards for Under £80

When you are looking to buy a midi keyboard, there are lots of things to consider – size, number of keys, whether it makes it’s own sound or just a controller, etc. I’ve put together…

ROLI’s new keyboard makes learning piano like playing Guitar Hero

The makers of some of the most innovative keyboards of the last decade are back, with a new colourful keyboard for turning beginners into pro players. The LUMI is a brand-spanking new keyboard from musical…

The 5 best budget MIDI controller keyboards 2019

Laying your ideas out and creating tracks is simpler than ever with the help of DAW’s and thousands of plugins but without a digital instrument you can only get so far. We’ve got you covered…

Native Instruments’ new keyboard and interfaces are really cheap!

Native Instruments have revealed a new keyboard and 2 new audio interfaces that look wicked but are super affordable. We love Native Instruments here at RouteNote, creators of the incredible MASCHINE production and performance controllers….

Classic Synth: Yamaha PSR-220

The Yamaha PSR-220 is a synth that always seems to get great reviews. Its a great synth for beginners! Here are the basics: Arranger keyboard 5 octaves, 61 keys with dynamics and lower split 12…