Synth News: May 2019

Who needs a tiny yet-powerful drum machine that you can fit in your pocket? YOU DO. Eurotrack meets cassette tape Electro-mechanical motor-powered synth. Gird your loins and feast your ears

5 Questions with Ambiotic Project

Ambiotic Project is an American producer, you can find his music here 1. What do you do in the world of music? Right now, I am building up a large library of completed works to seek eventual sync-licensing anywhere I can find it, because it’s more about production for me than it is about performance. The biggest challenge for me … Read More

5 Questions with Stephen McNally

Stephen McNally is a producer, and definitely not the 1950s American actor. You can contact him through his website 1. What do you do in the world of music? Produce electronic rock under the name Smooth Sailing. 2. Tell us about your history with synthesizers Started messing around with DAWs and digital synths from 2002 onward but only stayed in … Read More

Synth News: April 2019 v2

Aphex Twin lends his genius to a Bass Station II update Novation and Aphex Twin got together and added a cool new feature to the latest BS2 firmware update, that assigns different patches to each key. Great for glitchy, blip, aphexy stuff. New iOS Effect, FAC Bandit Slick new effect that splits your sound into three bands of frequencies, each … Read More

Synth News: April 2019

Nostalgia junkies, rejoice!The first ever techno album on a Sega Genesis cartridge is here.Order it, the cartridge comes in the mail, and all you have to do is pop it in your Genesis. Done. Meet the ZOIA: It’s a pedal. It’s a modular synth. It’s its own damn thing, and it’s pretty cool. Want to take a look inside a … Read More

Synth News: March 2019

The world of synthesizers is vast and I wouldn’t be able to live with myself if I kept hogging all of your attention so, out of the goodness of my heart: Behold! Cool things that have happened recently. Synth City is a new site designed to let people find synth patches to recreate the sounds they hear in their favorite … Read More