The good folks at Laboratorio Elettronico Popolare are back with two new instruments to confound and delight.
Let's face it, a single VCA is never enough, which is undoubtedly why quad VCA modules are such a popular design. Pack them...
IK Multimedia's UNO packs a surprisingly capable analogue monosynth into an attractively priced and eminently portable box.
The Sonicsmith Squaver P1+ is not your ordinary semi-modular synth...
The Treadstone packs a lot of analogue synth into a very small box.
In a move that may appeal to fans of the movie Inception, the 1010music Toolbox takes a modular approach to your modular’s modulation...
Moog’s Drummer From Another Mother cocks an inventive snook at conventional percussion synthesis.
Roland continue to mine their considerable legacy with another Boutique module, this time based on the simple but much-loved SH-101.
Moog’s bovine bass synth just keeps getting better.
Pioneer’s new groovebox is a Dave Smith synth in DJ’s clothing.
Small company Rakit are making a big noise with their new drum synth.
The latest in the Boutique range is the result of an unexpected collaboration between Roland and Studio Electronics.
Future Retro’s Transient is a single-voice drum module based on 16-bit samples nabbed from classic drum machines, all delivered by a 12-bit DAC.
Soma Laboratory’s Lyra-8 may force you to reconsider everything you think you know about synthesizers.
Could a mash-up of Novation’s Circuit and Bass Station II with a pinch of modular connectivity be the perfect recipe for the modern monosynth?
Qu-Bit’s Wave is presumably named after the Wave (wav) format samples it plays — up to four of them at once. A 4GB MicroSD card is included, ready-populated with drum hits, vocals, synths and sound effects, easily enough to get you going...
If you want to get your hands on the latest VST Instruments and Plug-in effects, but don't fancy having a PC in your studio, Muse Research's Receptor could be the answer.
Manikin have shrunk their Mellotron emulator down to desktop module size, but how will it measure up?
Having served up convincing hardware emulations of the legendary Minimoog and Prophet V analogue synths, Creamware turn their attention to the mighty Hammond B3 organ.
Yamaha's Motif range has proved to be both popular and enduring — so is the latest incarnation, the Rack XS, your cue to join the Motif party?
The Receptor lets you use VST plug-ins without a computer. How does V2 improve on the original?