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    Elektron Analog Keys

    Analogue Synthesizer

    Elektron have followed up their Analog Four with a fully fledged analogue keyboard.

    Reviews May 2014
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    Kurzweil Artis

    Stage Piano

    Kurzweil instruments are often more complex than they initially appear, and that's certainly the case with the Artis...

    Reviews May 2014
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    Korg littleBits

    Analogue Synthesizer Kit

    Korg and littleBits have joined forces to make what's basically analogue Lego. What's not to like?

    Reviews Apr 2014
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    Roland TB3 Touch Bassline

    Bass Synthesizer

    As Roland revisit their classic Bassline, we ask does everybody need a TB3?

    Reviews Apr 2014
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    PPG WaveGenerator

    Software Wavetable Synthesizer

    Apps based on existing software are far from unusual, but Wolfgang Palm has chosen to go the other way.

    Reviews Mar 2014
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    The Analogue Revival

    Spotlight

    Synthesists have been asking manufacturers to build new analogue instruments for years — and now they’ve finally responded. But what took them so long? We round up some of the recent offerings.

    Reviews Mar 2014
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    Korg Gadget For iPad

    Mobile Synthesizer Studio App

    Korg already have an enviable track record for making high-quality apps, but in Gadget they've made their most serious step yet towards full music production.

    Reviews Mar 2014
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    Arturia MicroBrute

    Analogue Synthesizer

    Arturia’s new Brute is even smaller than the last and, quite frankly, very cheap indeed. What’s not to like?

    Reviews Feb 2014
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    Waldorf Pulse 2

    Analogue Synthesizer

    Waldorf have followed up their '90s blockbuster with a sequel — the Pulse 2.

    Reviews Feb 2014
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    Akai MPX8

    Sample Player

    Akai could be on to a winner with their cheap and compact sample player.

    Reviews Jan 2014
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    Clavia Nord Lead 4

    Virtual Analogue Synthesizer

    Nearly 20 years after the original, Clavia's Nord Lead has become a studio synth staple. Can its latest incarnation keep the flame alive?

    Reviews Jan 2014
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    Lush Projects Lush One

    Analogue Synth Kit

    Lush Projects' kit could be the cheapest way into modular synthesis for anyone handy with a soldering iron.

    Reviews Dec 2013
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    XILS Lab V+

    Software Synthesizer

    The clever chaps at XILS Lab have given Roland's classic VP330 a new lease of life as a soft synth.

    Reviews Dec 2013
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    Arturia iSEM

    Synthesizer App For iPad

    Check out Arturia's take on this Oberheim classic dual-VCO synthesizer module with oscillator sync, pulse-width modulation and two-pole multi-mode filter.

    Reviews Dec 2013
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    Dave Smith Instruments Prophet 12

    Polyphonic Synthesizer

    A new Prophet is always an exciting prospect, but the name certainly carries a weight of expectation. Can the latest model live up to its illustrious ancestry?

    Reviews Nov 2013
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    App Works

    Making Music On The Move

    This month we look at a two iOS Apps - Pulse Code Modular and Stage Traxx.

    Reviews Nov 2013
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    App Works

    Making Music On The Move

    Apps for your Tablet: Waldorf Nave synth, Pocket Audio Tools and Grain Science's granular synth.

    Reviews Oct 2013
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    Kiwi Technics Kiwi 3P

    Synthesizer Upgrade

    The clever chaps at Kiwi Technics have rebuilt a lesser-known Roland classic from the inside out.

    Reviews Sep 2013
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    Novation Bass Station 2 synthesiser.

    Novation Bass Station 2

    Analogue Synthesizer

    In the 20 years since its launch, the Bass Station has become something of a classic — and with analogue monosynths enjoying their biggest revival since the early '80s, what better time for a sequel?

    Reviews Sep 2013
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    Thor's modular interface will feel familiar to Reason users...

    Propellerhead Thor

    Synth App For iPad

    Prophet, Prodigy, Jupiter, Andromeda, Trinity... You just can't beat the grandiose overtones of a good synth name....

    Reviews Sep 2013
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    Kurzweil PC3K8 synthesiser.

    Kurzweil PC3K8

    Workstation Synthesizer

    Kurzweil's latest workstation introduces enhancements — but doesn't mess with that Kurzweil sound.

    Reviews Aug 2013

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