Sonic State Music Tech News: hardware

Spitfire Test iMac Pro Vs Mac Pro For Media Composition

How far can you go? Christian Henson tries to break it

About Those Akai MPC X CV Outputs

Akai show how its done

Key Control Puts All The Right Notes On The White Keys, Chords On The Black

MIDI device maps your keyboard controller or synth to a chosen key and scale

New Olympus Portable Digital Recorder

LS-P4 features 3 microphones in a compact metal body

NAMM 2018: Two New Alesis Budget Electronic Mesh Kits

Alesis Command and Surge affordable mesh head kits

NAMM 2018: Pioneer DDJ-1000

All in one DJ controller and mixer

NAMM 2018: Sonicware ELZ_1

Compact instrument a bit like an OP-1

NAMM 2018: OWC Products -Upgrade Your Mac

Thunderbolt, USB-C, SSDs and memory upgrades

NAMM 2018: Mackie's New Audio Tools

Complete line of audio solutions for studio and live sound

NAMM 2018: Daking Dual Mic Pre

Mic Pre II combines two of Daking's Mic Pre One units in a single rack space

NAMM 2018: New Arturia Hardware Standard with Gaz Willaims

Gaz checks out the new hardware standard from Arturia

NAMM 2018: Build Your Own Mixer

Finegear's Mixerblocks modular DIY analog mixing console can evolve with your needs

NAMM 2018: Bose S1 Pro

New Portable PA Speaker From Bose

NAMM 2018: Pioneer DJS-1000

New performance sampler

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Sonic LAB: Output Analog Brass and Winds

Kontakt based hybrid library combines instruments with synths

Sonic LAB Presentation - Roland TR-8S Rhythm Performer

We get a look at the new AIRA drum machine

Friday Fun: Behringer Neutron and DeepMind 12 Jam

With a couple of Arturia Keysteps

Sonic LAB: Arturia MiniBrute 2

New generation Brutes


Friday Fun: Behringer Neutron and DeepMind 12 Jam

With a couple of Arturia Keysteps

Would You Buy This Synth?

Synth Project is looking for feedback from the worldwide synth/keyboard community

Le Slide Adds Two Extra Screens To Your Laptop With One Cable

15 inch and 17 inch add-on monitors expand your workspace

New Modular Composition Album From Ian Boddy's Din Label

With DivKid, Chris Carter, Ian Boddy, Scanner and more

Sampled-Based TR-707 Emulation

Monade Sounds Pure707 revisits the Roland drum machine from 1985 used by Aphex Twin

More Videos

Sonic LAB: Roland SH-01A Boutique 

Classic Roland SH-101 in ACB

Friday Fun - Roland Jupiter 6 Meets Novation Circuit 

Another in our occasional series

NAMM 2018: Sensel Morph Controller Now for Sale 

Interchangeable control surfaces

Friday Fun: Arturia Minibrute 2 and Ventris Dual Reverb 

Ambient jam with frozen verbs