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Korg Announces Four New Neon-Colored Models of Korg Kross Ahead of NAMM Show 2019

Korg Announces Four New Neon-Colored Models of Korg Kross

4 new “Special Edition” Neon colours themes for the KROSS synth – green, orange, red, blue These Models add additional PCM that provide piano and electric piano sounds Available only for the 61 key model Keeping in theme with the fresh new finish on the

KORG Announces New Kronos SE and Krome EX Synthesisers

Korg keep rolling on with the NEW products for 2019 with the announcement today of the Kronos SE and KROME EX Synthesisers Music Workstations. Here’s what we know… Kronos SE Special Kronos SE features Red gradation finish Comes loaded with the Italian Grand Piano Pre-installed

Korg Announces New Volcas and Minilogue XD

Korg have just confirmed three new product announcements ahead of the 2019 NAMM trade show – 2 new additions to their ultra-portable Volca series and an upgrade/expansion to their 2016 analogue synthesiser, the Minilogue. Introducing the Volca Drum digital percussion synthesiser, Volca Modular semi-modular analogue synth, and

Hands On With Arturia’s Pigments

Hands On With Pigments – Arturia’s First Original Soft-Synth

After almost 20-years of classic synthesiser emulations, Arturia just announced their first entirely original soft-synth - a Wavetable soft synth called Pigments. 2018 might well go down as the year of wavetable synths; Ableton gave us their take in Live 10 Suite, NI added a wavetable module
MS-X Analogue Synth: An Extreme Korg Monotron Mod

MS-X Analogue Synth: An Extreme Korg Monotron Mod

When KORG released the Monotron, a tiny monophonic synthesiser that looked like an old cassette tape, it was a synth that despite its size it punched well above its weight. With the embedded 12dB/oct lowpass filter of the MS-10/20 analogue synth., this was certainly a

Modal Electronics Announce Tiny 8 OSC Wavetable Synth

British manufacturers Modal Electronics continue to see the light in miniature and inexpensive synthesisers after the excitement surrounding their recently released SKULPT poly-synth. The newly announced CRAFT will be an 8 oscillator monophonic wavetable synth, powered by batteries or USB. As with the SKULPT, this
KORG EK-50: The Entertainment Keyboard

KORG EK-50: The Entertainment Keyboard

KORG have just ventured into new territory with their first entry level accompaniment style keyboard, so we take a quick first look at the new EK-50 Entertainer Keyboard. Transcript from Video: This is an affordable and portable keyboard that’s going to appeal to a wide
Sequential Prophet XL Synthesiser Is On It’s Way

Sequential Prophet XL Synthesiser Is On the Way

Sequential will soon be releasing the Prophet XL Synthesiser, a 76-key version of the Prophet X Synthesiser with a 32-voice mode and some other new features! At this year’s Superbooth 2018, Sequential (formerly Dave Smith Instruments) announced the release of the new Prophet X, a