Archive for March, 2008

ADAM Audio A5 And Sub7

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

More news out of Frankfurt as ADAM Audio announces their new A5 powered monitor and Sub7 powered subwoofer both expanding the A series and complimenting it with a sub that will extend the low frequency reproduction range down to 30Hz. The Sub7 includes both XLR and RCA inputs with fine tuning controls that are also […]

Korg Pa588 Arranger Piano

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

The very latest addition to the Korg Pa series is the Pa588, a Stage Piano/Workstation hybrid that combines the sound and playability of Korg’s excellent stage pianos with professional arranger features. The Pa588 has an 88-note real weighted hammer action keyboard designed to emulate the feel of a concert grand. This, combined with powerful arranger […]

Free MS Patches For The Korg RADIAS

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Along with Radias Version 2, a major update to the Korg Radias system, Korg are bundling a new set of patches designed to emulate the MS2000, MS2000B and microKorg. Radias Version 2 boasts several new features including additional destinations for the Virtual Patch function, support for Korg Komponent System connection with M3 Music Workstation and […]

Load Up Your Korg M3 With 512 FREE Patches From Korg

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

In a move that absolutely eclipses Roland’s offering of artist-produced patches free for the V-Synth GT Korg are releasing a mahoosive 512 additional Programs for the Korg M3 absolutely free. These will range from classic keyboards, guitars, basses, woodwinds, brass and much more. The new sounds effectively double the internal EDS Programs available on the […]

Professional Artist Patches For V-Synth GT

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

An extensive variety of patches for the V-Synth GT made by professional artists and users of the synth is available on the Roland V-Synth website. The six currently available artists include Jordan Rudess, Paul Hartnoll and more; all of who have contributed a hanful of interesting patches for this powerful synthesizer. I don’t have a […]

Steinberg CC121 Advanced Integration Controller

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

At Musikmesse 2008, Frankfurt, Germany Steinberg Media Technologies has demonstrated a technical preview of their new CC121 Advanced Integration Controller. Offering dedicated, maximum-quality, hardware controllers and a flexible new controller concept the CC121 will provide full Cubase 4 integration and control, support Windows XP/Vista and Mac OSX, and will be available in Q3 of 2008. […]

Yamaha Motif-Rack XS

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

The Motif XS has finally found its way into a rack unit in the form of the Yamaha Motif-Rack XS Tone Generator. The Motif-Rack XS includes 1,152 voices, 65 drum kits and the Motif XS synthesizes engine for building custom Voices. There are also built-in studio quality effects, thousands of arpeggio types (of which up […]

Yamaha Audiogram 6 and 3

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Yamaha have joined the exclusive audio-interface/mixing desk hybrid club with the introduction of the Yamaha Audiogram 6 and 3 which are both USB enabled mixing desks designed to be a complete recording solution for PCs. The Audiogram 6 comes with a couple of XLR combo inputs with preamps, one with phantom power, and a one-knob […]

Yamaha MM8 Music Synthesizer

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Building upon the sucess of Yamaha’s MM6 “Mini Mo” synthesizer the new Yamaha MM8 Music Synthesizer will also feature sounds from the Motif Series. however this larger sibling of the MM6 will boast an 88-note Graded Hammer action Yamaha keyboard making it essentially a full-sized version of the MM6 with all the features that made […]

Boston Acoustics Duo-i iPod Dock

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

The portable audio market is crammed with iPod accessories in all shapes and sizes, the iPod dock is no exception to this. It seems every major and minor consumer audio hardware manufacturer has their offering, from TerraTec to Griffin, Belkin to Klipsch and then some. Unfortunately, a vast majority of these iPod docks are either […]