Amazon Alexa voice control opens to all Bluetooth headphones

Prepare to see loads more Bluetooth headphones with voice control courtesy of Amazon’s Alexa AI now open to all. Amazon have announced that they’re opening up their Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit tool to developers so…

Are you 13-15 and play the drums? Yamaha have an amazing competition for you

Yamaha have just started accepting entries to their 2018 #FUTUREBEAT competition to find the best young drummers and give them a once in a lifetime opportunity. Yamaha are on the search to find the next…

One of the world’s smallest synths can now be the world’s smallest sequencer

miniMO is a tiny synth that made modular synths affordable and simple, now it’s getting MIDI connections and a sequencer. Created by developer Jose Gonzalez (no, not that one), the miniMO brought modular synthesizers into…

Arturia Beatstep Pro: step sequencer / controller review and hands-on performance

Arturia have been making some really interesting gear in the past few years, from analogue synths and drum machines such as the Mini/Micro & DrumBrute, to very impressive modular systems like the Matrixbrute. Wherever Arturia…

Tiny TS is a synthesizer that can fit inside your wallet

Take a synth with you wherever you go with this credit card sized synthesiser with a 1-octave keyboard that slips straight into your pockets. Tiny TS is a fully open sourced synthesizer that is easy…

Get over 100+ free 808 samples from Sample Magic

Sample Magic have launched a free sample pack filled with loads of great classic 808 drum machine sounds. This free pack is stuffed full with 107 samples of great sounding hits from the world renowned…