Korg Modwave vs Korg Wavestate

In the last couple of years, Korg has introduced two wavetable synthesizers in the same compact format, the Modwave and the Wavestate. Because they have similar form factors and names, there’s been some confusion between the two synths, how they overlap and how they are different. In this video, Belgian...
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Majid Jordan and Drake share new song “Stars Align”

Majid Jordan, the resident pop artists at Drake's label OVO Sound, released a new album today called Wildest Dreams. The project sports a feature from the Certified Lover Boy on the track "Stars Align," his first collaboration with the duo since 2016's "My Love," streaming below. Most who are familiar...

Synth Album Review: "The First Voyage" by RAN

Karl has been a freelance writer for over 10 years. He's passionate about music, art, and writing. RAN’s The First Voyage is an album of deep cosmic power, melodic energy and the sensibility of a space opera from the golden age of early science fiction. It generates strong images out of the interlinked musical elements that are woven to produce a rich auditory exploration.
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Varsity Star Showcases Experimental Synth Work on “Mixtape” Ahead of New Album

Making his debut on TSIS today is Brooklyn-based producer Varsity Star. His new track “Mixtape” caught our eye (and ear) for the way he deftly wields and pushes the boundaries of synth music. Living up to its name, “Mixtape” starts off with a rewind effect before delving into electronic bliss....

Predator 3: Best looking and best sounding Rob Papen synth ever

Predator 3 has a redesigned interface, a fabulous waveform display, new waves, filters, effects and Multi Envelopes with recoded analogue modelling. Rob Papen synths tend to look a bit busy. Sometimes having every control out on the screen means that it can get fiddly and crowded but with Predator 3 Rob has really worked that interface to bring out the clearest, cleanest looking synth.

Behringer EDGE: A percussion synth companion for your CRAVE

Behringer spins the Moog DFAM into the colourfully semi-modular EDGE to run alongside their CRAVE synth with dual VCOs, sync and FM. It’s not a massive surprise that with the CRAVE being based on the Moog Mother-32 a take on the DFAM percussion synths wouldn’t be far behind – although it has been a couple of years. I wonder if they’ll have a go at the Subharmonicon next?

Arteria Funky Synth House Basslines WAV

20 Funky Synth Basslines for House based 120 BPM House tracks. Funk starts with the Bassline, and this collection of 20 synth based Basslines will kickstart your funky club tracks. Created with love using Hardare synths. If you’re looking for that “feel good” vibe, look no further. Filled with melodic...
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Your EDM Premiere: Viper Snaps up Two New Dancefloor Classics from AL/SO and Synth System

Monstercat, Audioporn, Korsakov Music and Mainframe Recordings darling High Maintenance has been quiet lately, with his last original work out in May of 2020, the dancefloor collab EP, also with AL/SO (love that pun), Hypersonic. Now we know why: the cheeky chap from Brighton has only gone and rebranded as Synth System, quietly releasing his first remix of Sub Focus’s “Last Jungle” on RAM in August.

IKLECTIK: Build a Eurorack modular synth workshop with Ewa Justka

IKLECTIK presents a DIY workshop with Polish electronic noise artist Ewa Justka over 6 Sundays in which you’ll build an entire modular synthesizer. IKLECTIK is a London based creative platform that showcases contemporary art, experimental music and artistic critical practice. This workshop is part of their expanding exploration into using their space as a research arts laboratory.