Arturia’s 25 Note keyboard is both a keyboard controller and a hybrid synthesizer. With its native software application and a dedicaed controller-keyboard, Arturia tell us The Player is a straightforward, innovative and enjoyable. Check out the video to see whay you should have it, and read more for availability and pricing, we don’t expect it to be here for much longer.
So they say that the Kronos is “The Korg Kronos is an instrument that will empower your creative spirit.” This implies that it could be another great synth from Korg…what do you think? The Kronos will be announced tomorrow, Thursday 13th January.
So, Native Instruments are playing the ‘keep us hanging’ game once again (after they released Traktor S4 in the summer and hyped us up with a Dubfire video). What’s going on? An the forefront of DJ technology, Dennis Ferrer and the Martinez Brothers are always pushing their musical boundaries…check out their latest video…which not-so-covertly features some upcoming new Traktor gear in the booth. It’s no coincidence that Traktor turns 10 this year, so watch ourTwitter very closely over this years NAMM week as we suspect something rather special is going to be released…
Oscar-winning composer and longtime Spectrasonics user AR Rahman recently talks to Spectrasonics about his use of Omnisphere in his acclaimed score for Danny Boyle’s film 127 Hours — Boyle and Rahman teamed up previously in the worldwide smash hit Slumdog Millionaire. Named Mr. Rahman as one of the world’s ‘Top 100 Most Influential People’ by Time Magazine, He is one of the biggest selling musical artists of all time, having sold over 200 million records and AR Rahman’s score for 127 Hours is nominated for a Golden Globe Award in the “Best Music” category.
We’re giving you too many reasons to splash out in our winter sale. With up to 60% off your favourite musical equipment you can buy all your music related Christmas presents a present. Sound better for less! So, you can now tick that guitar you asked for off your Christmas list but here’s some perfect accessories that you might be missing, and some amazing discounts you shouldn’t be missing out on! Check out our best guitar gear offers….
I Blame Coco, fronted by Coco Sumner, are the latest UK act to join Audio-Technica’s endorsee list. The band are using a variety of microphones from the company’s Artist Elite, Artist and Pro Series ranges on stage, in addition to an M3 in-ear monitor system. Check out all their gear and where to buy it here!
The Maccabees have covered the well known Christmas song, “Walking In The Air” and have also recently got their hands on a Boss VE-20 vocal processor.
Who says stompboxes are just for guitarists? The new, easy-to-use VE-20 has been designed from the ground up for singers, featuring some of the finest vocal-effects technology on the market. With the click of a footswitch, you can instantly add lush vocal layers and harmonies to your singing, add realtime pitch-correction, and you can show your creative side with special effects such as Distortion, Radio, and Strobe.
Metal legend Duff McKagan of Guns N’ Roses/Velvet Revolver fame will be appearing on the Rotosound booth at Winter Namm alongside fellow legendary bassist Billy Sheehan. Check out NAMM dates, info and what gear they use here…