The 5 best free plugin synths available now

There’s no better time to load up your DAWs and get creative with a selection of brand new and exciting plugins. These are the 5 best synthesiser plugins that we have found that are completely…

Moog & Korg’s synth apps are free to abate self-isolation boredom

If you’re going to be stuck at home for a while then Moog and Korg have some fantastic ways to keep yourself entertained. Coronavirus may lead to us self-isolating and finding things to do day-in…

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…

Create your own virtual euroracks for free with this program

Ever wanted to play with euroracks and create your own synthesiser sounds manually? Then VCV Rack is the free, open source program for you. VCV Rack is not only free but it’s also completely open…

Learn how to use synths with this fun, free website from Ableton

Getting started with synthesisers can seem like a mountain but Ableton’s in-browser lesson makes it easy and exciting to learn the basics. Do you want to get better with electronic music, with producing and with…

Moog unveil their smallest synthesizer ever to replace the Phatty

Moog have unveiled the Subsequent 25 which delivers their famous fat sound in their most compact package ever. Moog have unveiled an upcoming, 25-note synth that is only just longer than 20 inches. The release…

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…

Behringer’s CAT synth just stole the show at NAMM

Cats and synth’s are two of internet’s favourite sweethearts and Behringer have brought them back together with the unveiling of a new synth. NAMM is the self-described, largest event in the world for music makers,…

A 50-year old synthesizer made a sound engineer trip balls just by touching it

Grateful Dead were a band notorious for their psychedelic drugs, a reputation they could still living up to 50 years later. Can you get high off of LSD acidentally? Sound Engineer Eliot Curtis found out…