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Updated for 2014, a baker's dozen sub-£100/$150 keyboards that deliver the goods
James Russell (Computer Music)November 26, 2014, 12:28 GMT
Five12's modular workstation has just been upgraded to version 4, which brings better hardware controller support, improved modulation capabilities, better tools and more.
Future MusicNovember 26, 2014, 11:14 GMT
The Icelandic artists talk synths, sounds and production
Ben Rogerson (Computer Music)November 26, 2014, 9:23 GMT
NI's Maschine is a platform that's frequently associated with beats, but with version 2.2 of the software, the company is expanding its melodic capabilities
Ben Rogerson (Computer Music/Future Music)November 25, 2014, 11:21 GMT
Said to require virtually no setting up, not only is it a microphone, but it can also store your recordings using its 8GB of internal memory
MusicRadar TeamNovember 25, 2014, 9:48 GMT
The music world will be going deal crazy on Black Friday this year. We've been doing some detective work to find out where the best web bargains will be and we'll be revealing full details on Friday morning.
Ben Rogerson (Computer Music)November 25, 2014, 9:22 GMT
Audio Assault released its free Transient envelope shaper plugin earlier this month, but it turns out that this was merely an hors d'oeuvre
Ben Rogerson (Computer Music)November 25, 2014, 8:06 GMT
We'll be keeping an eye out for the best discounted products on Black Friday (28 November), but how about we kick off the season of extravagant spending with one that won't cost you a bean?
Ben Rogerson (Computer Music)November 24, 2014, 11:34 GMT
You probably wouldn't expect a plugin called The Abuser to go particularly gentle on your audio and, sure enough, Audiority's new release is said to be a distortion effect with bite
Ben Rogerson (Future Music)November 24, 2014, 10:45 GMT
Don't hold your breath waiting for it, though: you can expect it to be at least a year before a prototype is completed
James Russell (Computer Music)November 21, 2014, 17:00 GMT
The recent releases of iRig HD-A and iRig Mic HD-A bring guitar and microphone input to Android users, tipping the scales – at least a little – from the dominant iOS platform towards users of Samsung devices.
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