Synth 101 -P2 : What is a filter?

Synth 101 -P2 : What is a filter?

When starting in synthesis is can be difficult to ready understand the meaning of each part found in your synth. It doesn’t matter if the synth is real analogue, digital or a VST soft synth, the synthesis concepts all start from the same basics. In this series...
Synth 101 – P.1 : what is an oscillator?

Synth 101 – P.1 : what is an oscillator?

When starting in synthesis is can be difficult to really understand the meaning of each part found in your synth. It doesn’t matter if the synth is real analogue, digital or a VST soft synth, the synthesis concepts all starts from the same basics. In this series...
Arturia V collection 6 review

Arturia V collection 6 review

Getting your hands on a classic synth can be difficult, even more when we are talking about more than 21 synths. The Arturia V Collection 6 offert a super bundle of classic synths, samplers, organs, electric and acoustic piano. It’s not sample based (unless for...
Synthesis 101 : How to make your own sounds from scratch

Synthesis 101 : How to make your own sounds from scratch

When starting in synthesis is can be difficult to ready understand the meaning of each part found in your synth. It doesn’t matter if the synth is real analogue, digital or a VST soft synth, the synthesis concepts all start from the same basics. In this series...
Get the most out of the Novation Peak synth

Get the most out of the Novation Peak synth

Novation is always coming up with cool and interesting approach to traditionnal synth. They have now the PEAK, an 8 voices polyphonic desktop module that uses NCOs. What are Numerically Controlled Oscillators? Announcing the PEAK as having ” Digital where it...
Using Ultrakick to create your own drum sounds

Using Ultrakick to create your own drum sounds

Design your own drum sound with Ultrakick from Isotonik Studios. Isotonik Studios has a cool Plugin dedicated to create drum sounds. Ultrakick provides a drum synth plugin running in MAX. It is made out of 2 oscillators and a noise generator. These are controlled by 8...