Synth News: February


This man is clearly from the future. He’s using Control Voltages from his residual limb to control his modular synth WITH HIS MIND. The future is now.

Drumcomputer by Sugar Bytes is a feature-packed beat synthesis and programming machine with a GUI that makes you just want to play for hours. Emphasis on “play”.

Microcosm rearranges and reinterprets your sound in new and exciting ways using a variety of granular sampling, delay, and looping techniques. Cascading microloops can be locked into tight tap-tempo synced rhythms, diffused into glacial ambient textures, woven into hypnotic drones, and much more.

According to The MIDI Association, “MIDI 2.0 enhances virtually all aspects of the original MIDI 1.0 spec and lucky for you, you can download the new MIDI 20 specifications for free right here.