Sonic State Music Tech News: hardware

Chandler's 'Beatles' Compressor Ships

RS124 Compressor is a modern version of Abbey Road Studio's revered hardware

One Small Box To Get Your Portable PA Sorted

dbx goRack offers EQ, compression, automatic feedback suppression, subharmonic synthesis and more


Presonus Releases New Studio Monitors

R-Series feature Air Motion Transformer tweeter for fast transient response and detail


Allen & Heath Introduces ZED Mini Mixers

Three new compact and portable analogue mixers

Korg Introduces MicroKEY2

Second generation of the compact MIDI keyboard adds iPad and iPhone support


Korg Announces MicroKEY AIR Bluetooth MIDI Keyboard

Choose between 25, 37, 49 or 61-key configurations


Analog Drum Synth Reborn

New version of the EHX Crash Pad is based around an original unit from 1980


Portable Steinberg Audio Interface For iPad

Second iteration of UR22 adds full iPad support with USB 2.0 class-compliant connectivity


Akai MPC Touch Official Features Vid

Pete and Geoff from the team give us the lowdown


Presonus Monitors Provide Ultra-Wide Imaging

PreSonus launches the Eris E44 and E66 MTM studio monitors

Furniture Makes Your Studio Sound Better

Vicoustic JStand Acoustic Desks save space by including acoustic treatment


Polyphonic Multidimensional Controller Sneak Preview

Check out the expressiveness of KMI Labs forthcoming K-Board Pro 4


Semi-Modular Hardware Noise Generator

See Kinetik Laboratories ILL-LOGIC Sound Texture Generator in action

Hardware Controller For Minimoog Emulations

SoundForce SFC-Mini Controller is looking for funding on Kickstarter

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Sonic LAB: Presentation - Whats New In iZotope RX 5

The audio restoration package gets more

Podcast: Sonic TALK 426 - From The Finger To The Mouth And Flesh

DBX GoRack, Tim Exile, Mandala V3 Drums, Markus Fuller JP-08

Sonic LAB: Roland Boutique JP-08

An iconic synth in DSP form

Podcast: Interview: Eric Mouquet from Deep Forest

From his synth cave deep in the heart of France

Sonic LAB: Roland Boutique JU-06

Pint size poly recreation of the juno 106


1 Alesis VX49 - A Smarter Keyboard Controller

New keyboard offers direct control of virtual instruments without a computer

2 Moog System 55 Modular Synth In Action

A sonic environment to explore the duality of connection and isolation

3 Podcast: Sonic TALK 426 - From The Finger To The Mouth And Flesh

DBX GoRack, Tim Exile, Mandala V3 Drums, Markus Fuller JP-08

4 New Roland SYSTEM-500 Modules

Something to put in that new Roland Eurorack case, then...

5 Roland Introduces Its First Eurorack Case

The SYR-E84 fits AIRA modular electronic instruments as well as standard Eurorack modules

6 Celebrate The Soviet Synth

Polivoks 33rd anniversary - get the CD and T-Shirt

More Videos

Presentation: Panorama P4 with Reaper 

Multiple Instrument and Plug-in native mapping

Abstract Data Octocontroller Patch Demo 4 

6 channels of Pseudo random looping

Abstract Data Octocontroller Patch Demo 2 

The second is this series of patch demos

Sputnik Modular Dual Oscillator Review 

From soft and subtle to insanely brutal this osc can provide the lot