Tag archive for ‘Synths’
By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Classic Synths We Want Re-Made!

In celebration of our review of the new ARP Odyssey, not to mention the new Moog modular and all the other retro madness going on, we look at eight other synth classics that should be remade for 2015. And who knows? More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, April 10th, 2015

Teenage Engineering Pocket Operator Series Review

Three ‘calculator style’ synths, each less than 50 quid a go. They’re as light as air but sound as dark as hell. ‘What’s not to like?’ asks Andy Jones Details Price  £49 each Contact via More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, April 9th, 2015

Yamaha CP4 Review

A serious player needs a serious instrument. Hollin Jones finds out if Yamaha’s CP4 has what it takes… Details Price  £1908 Contact Via website Web www.yamahasynth.com Amazon.co.uk Widgets Yamaha More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

MeldaProdution MPowerSynth Review

Melda has a reputation for making great effects, but how does its first fully fledged synth sound? Hollin Jones road tests MPowerSynth… Amazon.co.uk Widgets Details Price  €199 Distributor MeldaProduction Contact More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, February 20th, 2015

Reloop Keypad

Sometimes you want more than just a few controls on your portable MIDI hardware. Hollin Jones finds out if Reloop’s Keypad has the answer… Details Price £140 Distributor Henley Pro Contact sales@henleydesigns.co.uk Web More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Roland JD-Xi World Exclusive Review – Toy Wonder?

One of the main talking points of this year’s NAMM show was the Roland JD-Xi. Andy Jones has had one for a while, and embarks on his most stressful world exclusive review ever… Details Price £399 Contact Roland More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Akai APC Key 25 Review

Take two controllers on stage? Not if Akai has anything to do with it. Hollin Jones streamlines his setup with the APC Key 25… Details Price £99.99 Distributor InMusic Contact Via website Web www.akaipro.com Minimum More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Plugin Boutique VirtualCZ Review

All classic synths deserve a software emulation: ARP, Moog, Prophet and now… er… Casio. Andy Jones sees (or Cz) why…    Details Price £59.95 Contact -Plugin Boutique +44 (0) 1273 692 313 Web – More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, October 20th, 2014

Arturia BeatStep Review

If you thought triggering MIDI hardware and software meant using two different devices, think again. Hollin Jones road tests Arturia’s BeatStep… Details Price €99 Contact Via website Web www.arturia.com Minimum More...