Today's review shows how to create a beat, mangle its sounds, and manipulate the unique BreakTweaker sequencer to achieve evolving rhythms that won't create repetition fatigue. Compatible with any DAW software, BreakTweaker could be the first step on the path to music production or the new secret weapon in a well-equipped producer's studio.
Elektron added to their lineup with a new fully-analog drum computer, the Rytm. We got a chance to take a look at the unit at Elektron’s booth at NAMM 2014 – read on for the specs, and exclusive performance video, and our thoughts. Features: 8 fully analog drum synth voices, each specifically designed to be optimized for […]
Korg recently unveiled their new Korg Volca line, a set of three grooveboxes designed to be both portable and sound lush and richly analog. In three variations, the Beats, Bass, and Keys, the Volca seems designed for both on-the-fly inspiration and studio integration, with full MIDI in and vintage style in/out. They’re also crazy small. […]