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

Synthesis 101 : How to make your own sounds

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

Get the most out of the Novation Peak

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...
Novation Circuit MonoStation Versus BassStation II

Novation Circuit MonoStation Versus BassStation II

Novation is presenting the Circuit Mono Station as a Bass Station II with a Sequencer. My first impression was that is had a less powerful synthesis engine. But When I actually tried it, I was more than amaze. I’m now thinking of selling my Bass Station II to...
The Waldorf Rocket : Small size but powerful punch

The Waldorf Rocket : Small size but powerful punch

The Waldorf Rocket It’s a small synth desktop module that packs a punch. It has a Virtual analogue Oscillator combined with a real Waldorf analogue filter. One top of that, it has one LFO, an Arp and an audio VCF in. It has no memory. What you see it what you...