Sonic State Music Tech News

MacBeth Synths In Action

New video shows the old and the new - MacBeth M3X and the MacBeth Elements

Kickstart A Polyphonic Synth

Synthino XM is a 5-note polyphonic, multitimbral synthesizer for $129


DanceFair 2015: Korg Odyssey Sync Demo

We finally get in a room with the Arp Reboot


TR-505 Sampled

Add some sounds from Roland's 1986 digital drum machine to your productions

ARP Odyssey Shootout

New Korg goes head to head with a vintage ARP from 1978


Legato Strings For Kontakt

Native Instruments introduces Emotive Strings Kontakt instrument

Updated Akai MPC In Action

Watch the vids showing features of newly-released version 1.8 such as Live Chop


Elektron Launches Record Label

A home for 12-inch vinyl records by artists using Elektron instruments


Podcast: Sonic TALK 393 - PO MS SQ MIDI Guitars

Theme tune winner!


Plug-In Version Of Kush Electra EQ

Electra DSP models the hardware for Mac and Windows


Mobile Recording With Wi-Fi Control

MOTU ships the UltraLite AVB 18-in / 18-out audio interface

Korgs In Action

Watch the vid of an SQ-1 driving MS-20 and MS-10 synths


Have A Say In The Future Of MIDI

Take part in the MIDI Manufacturers Association survey


Digital Mixer For iPad And Android Tablets

Behringer X AIR XR18 portable mixer hits the stores

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Sonic LAB: Korg Volca Sample Review

The first digital Volca - and it swings

Podcast: NAMM Special - Guitars and Modular

Editors Richard Beech and Edd Butterworth give their impressions

NAMM 2015: Modular Awards

We celebrate the rise of the rack

NAMM 2015: Best Of Show Awards

We pick our favourites


1 Sonic LAB: Korg MS-20 Desktop Kit

More DIY synth action from Korg - plus the SQ-1

2 Leaked Confidential Behringer Midas/Synth Video

Area ADSR send us anonymous tip off

3 Sonic LAB: Korg Volca Sample Review

The first digital Volca - and it swings

4 Podcast: Sonic TALK 394 - Apple Buy Camel?

MIDI Widget, Live 9.2 Beta,

5 Another Korg Electribe Video

Second in Korg's series shows Hercelot performing on a new electribe

6 Rare EMS Synthi 100 Restored

Only three out of 30 remain in original and working condition

More Videos

NAMM 2015: Expert Sleepers FH1 

Connect your MIDI controllers to your modular

NAMM 2015: In Conversation with Alessandro Cortini 

The Nine Inch Nails synth guru gives us a look at his make noise rig

NAMM 2015: Make Noise Ctrl Sel 

Two new modules we didn't see with Tony

NAMM 2015: Tracktion 6 Preview 

Plenty of new features