Oberheim

19 Feb 19
$leazePrie$t

Bremen, Germany—February 2019… Blue Weaver emerged from Cardiff, Wales, to take the keyboard chair with the early British rockers The Strawbs when Rick Wakeman decamped for Yes. He never left. In 2019, Weaver plans to be part of The Strawbs 50th anniversary concert in New Jersey, along with …

12 Feb 19
Ban Ban Ton Ton

Ali Berger is one of a new generation of producer / DJ’s from the birthplace of Techno, Detroit. An emerging name, amongst others such as Peter Croce, Blair French and Todd Modes. Releasing music on labels including Sweat Equity, Brooklyn`s Firm Tracks, Moscow`s Isaiah Tapes, the local clave.house, and now FatCat`s FCR. Creating House that […]

11 Feb 19
Synthtopia

OberView offers a contemporary view of Oberheim at its peak – with features like an interview with Herbie Hancock on his Oberheim synths and Allan Holdsworth on guitar synthesis, along with programming techniques.

11 Feb 19
Complex Distractions

Alan Sinclair has been making synth-based sonic dread since 2009 under the name Repeated Viewing. The UK-based musician/composer creates moody records that look and feel like some lost soundtrack to a grimy, woozy exploitation flick your mom would never let you rent. Movies like Ms. 45, Nightmare, The Beyond, and Death Wish 2 would pair quite […]

09 Feb 19
Bäckmans Trivialiebutik. webbversionen

Warner Bros. Records ‎– BS 3015 US 1977 vg A1 Hi Roller Written-By – Paul Barrère* 3:35 A2 Time Loves A Hero Written-By – Bill Payne, Ken Gradney*, Paul Barrère* 3:47 A3 Rocket In My Pocket Written-By – Lowell George 3:25 A4 Day At The Dog Races Written-By – Ken Gradney*, Paul Barrère*, Sam Clayton […]

07 Feb 19
$leazePrie$t

It’s the annual event that has the musical instrument industry sitting up and paying attention. 2019’s NAMM show in Anaheim, California, felt like an especially fruitful time, with all sorts of companies releasing all sorts of new products – expanding their ranges and the possibilities available to …

07 Feb 19
$leazePrie$t

It’s the annual event that has the musical instrument industry sitting up and paying attention. 2019’s NAMM show in Anaheim, California, felt like an especially fruitful time, with all sorts of companies releasing all sorts of new products – expanding their ranges and the possibilities available to …

28 Jan 19
THEAUSSIEWORD.COM

theaussieword.com catches up with Norwegian dance rockers DATAROCK.

28 Jan 19
Hackaday

Once again, Uber found a company to build their ‘air taxis’. This time it’s Boeing. While there are no details on the Boeing bird, I’m going to propose again that Uber buy the Santa Monica airport as a hub for their air taxi program; SMO is going to be shut down anyway, and this is the […]

27 Jan 19
Beat Production

TAQSIM is a set of fully-playable Middle Eastern Kontakt Instruments featuring select acoustic instruments and synthesized sounds used in Arabic, Armenian, Balkan, Greek, Persian and Turkish music. It even features the intricacies of their musical scales, offering you to alter the quarter tones on the front panel of the instrument. The sounds included in this […]

27 Jan 19
$leazePrie$t

TAQSIM is a set of fully-playable Middle Eastern Kontakt Instruments featuring select acoustic instruments and synthesized sounds used in Arabic, Armenian, Balkan, Greek, Persian and Turkish music. It even features the intricacies of their musical scales, offering you to alter the quarter tones on the front panel of the instrument. The sounds included in this …

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25 Jan 19
CDM Create Digital Music

It was only a matter of time before some of the craziness of the modular world came to desktop synths, too. Arturia’s new MicroFreak is a budget keyboard with a weird streak.