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Thumbnail for article: Akai's analogue drum machine & synth revealed


Akai's analogue drum machine & synth revealed

$200 Rhythm Wolf announced ahead of Musikmesse

No one really saw this coming. Akai Pro, famed for making MPCs, controller keyboards and Ableton Live controllers, releasing...

Thumbnail for article: Roland Airas reinvent 808, 909, 303 and more!


Roland Airas reinvent 808, 909, 303 and more!

New TR8, TB3, VT3 and System One Synth announced

Roland have finally done what fans have been pleading for for decades: recreate their classic triumvirate of TR808, TR909 and TB303. Well, sort of…

Thumbnail for article: NAMM 2014: Elektron Analog Rytm (Video)


NAMM 2014: Elektron Analog Rytm (Video)

Eight-voice analog drum machine with sample support

Elektron's new drum machine has some serious power under the hood with wave and sample playback across eight channels, and sports 12 playable drum pads. We got a closer look at the NAMM show.

Thumbnail for article: NAMM 2012: Nord Drum (Video)


NAMM 2012: Nord Drum (Video)

Virtual Analog Drum Synthesizer

Thumbnail for article: Musikmesse 2011: Korg Wavedrum Mini (Video)


Musikmesse 2011: Korg Wavedrum Mini (Video)

Dynamic Percussion Synthesizer

Thumbnail for article: NAMM 2011: Arturia Spark


NAMM 2011: Arturia Spark

Sequencing groovebox software and controller

Thumbnail for article: NAMM 2008: Alesis SR18


NAMM 2008: Alesis SR18

Alesis updates SR16 drum machine

At the NAMM show in mid-January, Alesis were showing their new SR18, a beefed-up version of the long-serving SR16 drum...

Thumbnail for article: NAMM 2008: Akai XR20 (Video)


NAMM 2008: Akai XR20 (Video)

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