sound design

Farewell To Mutable Instruments Braids

Published on Sep 21, 2017 Perfect Circuit Audio

"Here we offer a tribute to one of our favorite modules, Mutable Instruments Braids. Conceived in 2012 and discontinued in 2017, Mutable Instruments Braids will forever hold a fond place in the history of Eurorack modular synthesizers.

A cornerstone of countless racks, Braids offers a glance into many forms of synthesis both common and obscure.

The Breadboard TS – Release Sale

via DSP Synthesizers

"This weekend only there is a release sale for the breadboard TS.

The Breadboard TS is a development platform used to breadboard new synth ideas.

It is available during this weekend only for $149 (ordinary price $199)

The offer is valid until Sunday 24:00"


Published on Sep 21, 2017 COLOR MY SOUND

"This is a review of RK3 manufactured by METASONIX ( The review also appears in September (2017) issue of 'Estrada i Studio' - biggest Polish monthly magazine devoted to music production and studio equipment."

ROLAND SE-02 Studio Electronics // UNBOXING

Published on Sep 21, 2017 LESINDES

"Unboxing an first impression / first touch of the new ROLAND Boutique Synthesizer SE-02, fully analog in Minimoog ddesign made by STUDIO ELECTRONICS."

XS2 - ADVANCED SEQUENCER BY XIRID to Premiere at Soundmit

via Soundmit

"Xirid is a new brand devised by a group of friends who share a passion for and have worked in the field of music and electronics and the making of stringed instruments. Our ultimate goal is to offer electronic musical instruments of a high standard of quality and durability.

Everything from design to manufacture aims to assure musicians a rewarding experience in terms of sound,

Novation // Circuit Mono Station x Throwing Snow

Published on Sep 21, 2017 NovationTV

"Throwing Snow’s appreciation of Circuit Mono Station is two sided. First is familiarity: as a user of the original Circuit, the London-based producer is already locked into the intuitive, screen-less workflow that Circuit Mono Station shares with its cousin. Second is unpredictability. An artist, Throwing Snow thrives off Circuit Mono Station’s random

Novation Introduces New Merchandise Shop with Circuit Traveller T-Shirt

via the Novation eStore:

"The Novation Circuit Traveller T-shirt is the first piece available in our merchandise range! Made from 100% organic cotton, this EarthPositive™ unisex T-shirt was manufactured solely using renewable green energy from wind and solar power. The Traveller design is printed on the back of the T-shirt, and the Novation logo is printed on the front. A woven Novation label

Modular Workshop - Live @ Analogue Zone Showroom E04

Streamed live on Sep 20, 2017 Analogue Zone Showroom / Synths and Studio

"Modular Workshop - Live from the Showroom

00:00 Live Performance
15:06 Presentation on the Buchla LEM Snoopy & Make NOise René
18:33 Make Noise - MOrphagene sample modulation explained
19:34 4ms - DUal Looping Delay duties explained with feedback demonstration
20:33 Make Noise DPO bassline sequencing explained with the

Alchemical Audio Touch Plate Controller

Published on Aug 22, 2017 Alchemical Audio

Note this is the first Alchemical Audio post on the site. We have a new maker on the site.

"Alchemical Audio Touch Plate Controller


25 notes. 2 octaves plus C.

Polyphonic MIDI output over full MIDI range.

Monophonic CV output including gate and trigger outputs. (CV from 0V to 8.58333V)

Boots to middle C.

Built lag/ portamento

Treat Yourself :)