We may be right in the middle of an analogue revival, but that doesn't mean to say that the boffins can't keep looking to the future of music technology and ways to make it better.
Let us know which product or technology deserves to be considered the most innovative of 2016. Some of them may already have changed your music-making life forever, whilst others have opened your mind up to new possibilities. Either way, you need to vote now.
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