This week we’ve seen successors announced to two enormously popular Eurorack modules, the Mutable Instruments Clouds and Intellijel Metropolis, being reborn as Beads and Metropolix respectively. Both released in 2014, Clouds and Metropolis have both been key modules in the modular explosion we’ve seen in
Hologram Electronics have released details on a new pedal called Microcosm that looks to raise the bar on what’s achievable with a single FX pedal. At its core, the Microcosm features 11 effects and a phrase looper. These aren’t simply 11 different types of delay
Being less bound by traditional song structure and very friendly to on-the-fly improvisation, Techno is a genre of music that lends itself extremely well to hardware music gadgets. Even the weirdest bleeps, bloops and textures can find a home in Techno, in fact, they’re encouraged.
US manufacturer Chase Bliss Audio have released yet another wonderfully odd and ambitious stomp box, called MOOD, and listening to the demo, it’s hard to disagree with that name. MOOD is a ‘two channel granular micro-looper/delay’. if that explains exactly nothing to you, just skip