Propellerhead reveal massive Reason 10 upgrade

Reason DAW gets it’s next major upgrade with Reason 10, introducing a bunch of brand new instruments and tools to use in your music. New sounds and new gear pave the way for new music,…

Roland make the sexiest instrument in the world digital and it looks insane

Saxophones, undoubtedly the hottest instrument to ever exist, are getting a 21st century makeover from Roland with their new Aerophone. Today Roland announced the Aerophone AE-10, a digital wind instrument that revolutionises saxophone playing. With…

Synthology’s amazing synths for Ableton took a year to make

Undrgrnd Sounds have released 12 months worth of sound development in Synthology, an Ableton pack not to be missed. Synthology is the result of a years hard work in a collaboration between Undrgrnd Sounds and…

Aphex Twin’s son special guest features on new track

Electronic music pioneer and twisted genius Aphex Twin experimented with creating a track using only Korg instruments and tech. Aphex Twin, real name Richard D. James, has joined up with Korg to create a new…

Roland Release D-50 Linear Synthesizer VSTi via Roland Cloud (Sounds of the 80s!)

Roland has released their D-50 Linear Synthesizer VSTi via Roland Cloud. All Roland Cloud users are now able to use the D-50 today. Features: Recreation of D-50 from the company that made the original Digital…

First Look Video of the Roli Seaboard Block

Here is a first look at the Seaboard Block from Roli. The Roli Seaboard Block is the obvious combination of the Seaboard and Blocks from Roli. The Seaboard Block takes the existing Seaboard technology and…

A portable music studio for $130? That’s Minijam Studio

The creators behind Patchblocks are back on the scene with a new range of compact devices that connect together for a super cheap, compact studio setup. The idea of Minijam Studio is to transform the…

Roland founder, pioneer and 808 creator Ikutaro Kakehashi has died

One of modern music’s biggest influencers, the Japanese engineer behind some of the world’s most iconic drum machines and synths has died. Roland’s original founder, Japanese engineer Ikutaro Kakehashi, has died at the age of…

Turn your guitar into a synth with Electro-Harmonix’s new pedal

Electro-Harmonix have come out with a new pedal that transforms your guitar or bass into a range of awesome vintage synthesiser sounds. The polyphonic SYNTH9 Synthesizer Machine transforms your guitar or bass with 9 presets…

An interview with ModeAudio’s Niall McCallum on the fantastic samples, loops and presets site for musicians

ModeAudio offers a massive collection of eclectic sample packs and sounds for producers and musicians, and we talked to co-founder Niall McCallum on running such a vast and brilliant music resource. What inspires you to…