Blue Lab Beats Studio

Show Off Your Studio: Blue Lab Beats craft smooth jazztronica in their shed

NK-OK and MR. DM are making serious waves from their North London HQ, all thanks to their love for Maschine and African percussion.
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Month in music tech: the biggest news of March 2021

Here are all the new music technology developments from March that you should know about.
Roland Verselab MV-1

The Big Review: Roland Verselab MV-1

Can this effects-filled, all-in-one song-builder strike the perfect balance between immediacy and editing depth via Roland's software products?
Marc Romboy

Show Off Your Studio: Marc Romboy’s illuminated studio is packed with rare synths

With a new release on the way and a brand new studio, the revered German DJ and producer lets us into his synth wonderland.
Google Music, Makers & MAchines

Google’s Music, Makers & Machines exhibition lets you play vintage synths using AR

XL Recordings, Bog Moog Foundation, ADE, Sydney Opera House and more collaborate on the online exploration of electronic music.
Roland JD-800 Roland Cloud

Roland brings back the JD-800 as a soft synth with all the original presets

On its 30th anniversary, the 90s digital synth comes to Roland Cloud.
Best Drum Machines under 400

Best drum machines to buy in 2021: 10 best drum machines under $400

Our picks for the best drum machines and samplers designed for beat-making.
Daft Punk

Daft Punk’s gear list for their 1997 album Homework has surfaced online

Find out which synth made that classic Da Funk lead line.
Roland Juno-60

Roland’s Juno-60 plug-in is built with Analog Circuit Behaviour for a supremely authentic emulation

Has Roland stomped out other Juno emulators with its new Roland Cloud synth?
Roland TR-06

Review: Roland TR-06

In designing the ideal budget drum machine, Roland created a cult classic. Now the company has gone retrofuturistic to give the original 606 a Drumatix Boutique makeover

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