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…

Transform how you play with one MIDI Ring to rule them all

Put on this ring and your playing is transformed with new dimensions of control and it has Stevie Wonder’s seal of approval. Enhancia is a ring that changes your playing with each movement. Use gesture…

Enter the world of MIDI art, illustrations made from music

Art is almost limitless in it’s potential, any piece of it fabricated from nothing. Now people are testing the boundaries of art by creating pictures with MIDI. Blending two art forms is nothing new, visuals…

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…

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…

Slap that bass on your keyboard with this excitingly good VST

Waves Bass Slapper is a virtual instrument that brings the joy of a slap bass sound to your setup without even needing a bass. Slapping a bass with your thumb makes such a powerful, unique…

The Poly Expressive lets you take control of your entire rig with a piece of paper

Poly Expressive is a new MIDI foot controller that gives you full XY control over your pedal-board on a printed piece of paper. MIDI switching systems are nothing new, but this new take on a…

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…

2 of Arturia’s best controllers get limited edition release

Arturia have announced limited edition black versions of their awesomely versatile KeyLab 88 and MiniLab MkII. Two of Arturia’s best-selling MIDI keyboard controllers are now available in a limited Black Edition. Whether you need a small…

Ableton Live 10: Everything you need to know about the next Ableton

The announcement of a new version of Ableton always gets us excited and they’ve just announced Ableton Live 10 with awesome new features. Ableton have announced Live 10, a bunch of new features, wicked new…